Compare 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD vs 2014 Ram 1500

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
2014 Ram 1500
Add Vehicle
Select style
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $29,431 $31,310
4WD Reg Cab 133.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,209 $34,265
2WD Reg Cab 133.7" LT N/A N/A $32,494 $34,940
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $32,989 $35,095
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $33,172 $35,290
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $35,767 $38,050
4WD Reg Cab 133.7" LT N/A N/A $35,400 $38,065
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" Work Truck N/A N/A $35,950 $38,245
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" LT N/A N/A $36,604 $39,360
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" LT N/A N/A $36,786 $39,555
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" LT N/A N/A $39,669 $42,655
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" LT N/A N/A $39,850 $42,850
2WD Crew Cab 153.7" LTZ N/A N/A $41,924 $45,080
2WD Crew Cab 167.7" LTZ N/A N/A $42,105 $45,275
4WD Crew Cab 153.7" LTZ N/A N/A $44,853 $48,230
4WD Crew Cab 167.7" LTZ N/A N/A $45,035 $48,425
Select style
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 17 25 $23,444 $25,060
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 17 25 $23,444 $25,060
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman 17 25 $23,783 $25,445
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Express 16 23 $26,964 $28,920
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Tradesman 16 23 $26,964 $28,920
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Tradesman 16 23 $27,230 $29,220
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" HFE 18 25 $27,435 $29,570
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express 17 25 $27,754 $29,645
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 17 25 $27,754 $29,645
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn 17 25 $27,536 $29,685
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star 17 25 $27,536 $29,685
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 17 25 $27,536 $29,685
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn 17 25 $27,802 $29,985
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star 17 25 $27,802 $29,985
2WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $27,802 $29,985
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 17 25 $30,004 $32,225
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 17 25 $30,004 $32,225
2WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 14 20 $30,544 $32,835
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Express 16 23 $30,816 $32,990
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Tradesman 16 23 $30,816 $32,990
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 17 25 $30,998 $33,290
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 17 25 $30,998 $33,290
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 17 25 $30,998 $33,290
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $30,998 $33,290
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Big Horn 16 23 $30,890 $33,355
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Lone Star 16 23 $30,890 $33,355
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" SLT 16 23 $30,890 $33,355
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Big Horn 16 23 $31,155 $33,655
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" Lone Star 16 23 $31,155 $33,655
4WD Reg Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $31,155 $33,655
2WD Reg Cab 120.5" R/T 15 22 $32,333 $35,105
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Express 16 23 $32,928 $35,445
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Tradesman 16 23 $32,928 $35,445
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 17 25 $33,075 $35,695
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 17 25 $33,075 $35,695
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 17 25 $33,075 $35,695
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 17 25 $33,075 $35,695
4WD Crew Cab 149" Tradesman 13 19 $33,469 $36,055
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Big Horn 16 23 $34,060 $36,635
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Lone Star 16 23 $34,060 $36,635
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 16 23 $34,060 $36,635
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $34,060 $36,635
2WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn 15 22 $34,800 $37,645
2WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star 15 22 $34,800 $37,645
2WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman 15 22 $34,800 $37,645
2WD Crew Cab 149" SLT 15 22 $34,800 $37,645
4WD Reg Cab 120.5" Sport 15 21 $35,110 $38,125
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 15 22 $35,626 $38,490
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Big Horn 16 23 $36,000 $38,915
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Lone Star 16 23 $36,000 $38,915
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Outdoorsman 16 23 $36,000 $38,915
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" SLT 16 23 $36,000 $38,915
2WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 17 25 $36,102 $39,025
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 15 22 $37,278 $40,445
2WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 15 22 $37,544 $40,745
4WD Crew Cab 149" Big Horn 15 21 $37,726 $40,865
4WD Crew Cab 149" Lone Star 15 21 $37,726 $40,865
4WD Crew Cab 149" Outdoorsman 15 21 $37,726 $40,865
4WD Crew Cab 149" SLT 15 21 $37,726 $40,865
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 17 25 $37,753 $40,980
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Sport 15 21 $38,577 $41,710
4WD Quad Cab 140.5" Laramie 16 23 $38,987 $42,170
2WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie 15 22 $39,478 $42,930
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Sport 15 21 $40,204 $43,665
4WD Crew Cab 149" Sport 15 21 $40,469 $43,965
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Laramie 16 23 $40,610 $44,125
4WD Crew Cab 149" Laramie 15 21 $42,337 $46,075
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn 15 22 $42,580 $46,435
2WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited 15 22 $42,580 $46,435
2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn 15 22 $42,845 $46,735
2WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited 15 22 $42,845 $46,735
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn 15 21 $45,439 $49,580
4WD Crew Cab 140.5" Longhorn Limited 15 21 $45,439 $49,580
4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn 15 21 $45,704 $49,880
4WD Crew Cab 149" Longhorn Limited 15 21 $45,704 $49,880
Pricing
Invoice Price
$29,431
$23,444
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$31,310
$25,060
Monthly Payment Estimate
$522 / month
$418 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
8.4
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2014 Ram 1500 brings a new turbodiesel to its class-best fuel economy ratings; it's also tops in cabin finish and infotainment, but lags in towing.
TCC Likes
TCC Dislikes
Fuel Economy
City
N/A mpg 17 mpg
Highway
N/A mpg 25 mpg
Interior Dimensions
Front Hip Room (in)
60.30 62.9
Front Head Room (in)
41.30 40.3
Front Shoulder Room (in)
65.20 66
Passenger Capacity
3 3
Front Leg Room (in)
41.30 41
Exterior Dimensions
Frame Width, Rear (in)
- TBD - -
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in)
116.50 -
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in)
225.00 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in)
9.10 9
Cab to End of Frame (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
77.60 74.6
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
- TBD - -
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in)
- TBD - -
Wheelbase (in)
133.70 120
Ground Clearance, Front (in)
9.80 9
Cab to Axle (in)
56.00 36.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
80.00 79.4
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in)
38.70 34.8
Overhang, Front (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in)
62.50 66.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
21.00 20.1
Cargo Volume (ft³)
75.5 57.5
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
- TBD - 66.4
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
50.60 51
Tailgate Width (in)
61.60 -
Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in)
97.80 76.3
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
14.17 x 1.34 13.8
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
13.8 x 1.57 13.2
Brake Type
Pwr -
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
NA 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Location
- TBD - Midship
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location
NA Midship
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
36.0 26
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
44.9 39.5
Steering Type
Pwr Rack-Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A -
Tires
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs)
3195 4608
Spare Tire Order Code
NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
- TBD - 656
Rear Tire Size
LT245/75R17 P265/70SR17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
- TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs)
2580 4608
Rear Tire Order Code
QHQ TTM
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs)
- TBD - -
Front Tire Size
LT245/75R17 P265/70SR17
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
- TBD - 656
Spare Tire Size
NA Full-Size
Front Tire Order Code
QHQ TTM
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
1530 480
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
2550 -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
5000 4800
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
10200 4800
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
10200 -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
17800 4800
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
500 480
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs)
4400 3700
Curb Weight - Front (lbs)
3169 2493
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs)
9300 6025
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs)
6200 3900
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs)
16000 9500
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs)
2461 2021
Wheels
Spare Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 Full-Size
Rear Wheel Material
Steel Styled Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 17 X 7
Front Wheel Material
Steel Styled Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x 7.5 17 X 7
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Watts
NA -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
NA 730
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
125 180
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 730
Engine
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V8 Regular Unleaded V-6
Fuel System
Electronic Fuel Injection Sequential MPI
Engine Oil Cooler
Yes Regular Duty
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
380 @ 4200 269 @ 4800
Engine Order Code
L96 ERB
Displacement
6.0L/366 3.6 L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
360 @ 5400 305 @ 6350
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
NA 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
NA 25
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
NA 17
Transmission
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
NA -
Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.06 3.29
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.36 3.14
Trans Order Code
MYD DFL
Transfer Case Power Take Off
NA No
Trans Power Take Off
NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.15 1.67
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model
NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 1.00
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.03 4.71
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
NA -
Clutch Size (in)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.53 2.11
Trans Type
6 8
Trans PTO Access
NA No
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85 1.28
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.84
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
- 0.67
Summary
Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD Ram 1500
Body Code
E63 -
Body Style
Reg Cab Pickup Regular Cab
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
35 -
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs)
4400 3700
Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Leaf Multi-Link
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
NA 3.21
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs)
6200 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
35 -
Axle Type - Rear
Semi Floating Rigid Axle
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Short And Long Arm
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
1.31 -
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs)
6200 3900
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs)
4400 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73 3.21
Axle Type - Front
Independent Independent
Frame
Frame Type
Hydroformed -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
- TBD - 9.0 (Est)
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
-- --
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
-- --
Rollover Rating

Get FREE Dealer Quotes

From dealers near you
Go!

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Select a vehicle below
Please choose a make.
Please choose a model.
Please choose a year.
Continue