2020 RAM1500 Big Horn Quad Cab
Features & Specs
2020 ChevroletSilverado LT Double Cab
25
Highway Fuel Economy (mpg)
23
Available
Rear Cross Traffic Alert
Available
Optional
12" Touchscreen w/Navigation
Not Available
Optional
Premium Sound System
Not Available

2020 RAM 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab vs 2020 Chevrolet Silverado LT Double Cab

There are a ton of different pickups that are available on the market, so it can be challenging to know which one is best. Luckily, this is where we come in! Two of the best out there are the 2020 RAM 1500 Big Horn Quad Cab and the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado LT Double Cab. While both of these trucks are similar in a lot of ways, there are enough differences that do set them apart. In this article, we are going to put both of these pickups to the test and pick the best truck for you! Continue reading to find out which one comes out on top.

2020 RAM1500 Big Horn Quad Cab Power & Handling

Coming standard is a 3.6L Pentastar V6 Engine with eTorque. The eTorque system uses a 48-volt battery pack and a motor-generator to add torque in certain situations, while also improving the RAM's fuel economy. The system also speeds up the trucks stop/start system. There is a 5.7L HEMI V8 available with or without the eTorque. New to the RAM engine lineup, is a diesel-powered 3.0-liter V6 engine that makes 260 horsepower and 480 lb-ft of torque. All engines connect to an eight-speed automatic transmission and come with either rear-wheel or four-wheel-drive. When fully equipped, the RAM 1500 Big Horn can haul an astounding 12,560 pounds.

2020 ChevroletSilverado LT Double Cab Power & Handling

The Silverado LT comes with a 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that makes 310 horsepower and connects to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The engine uses two separate systems to help with fuel efficiency. The first is a simple cylinder shut-off system, and the second is a Dynamic Fuel Management System that is designed to fine-tune the balance between efficiency and horsepower demand, which allows the engine to operate between two and eight cylinders, within seventeen different patterns. These two systems allow the Silverado LT to get up to 23 mpg with front-wheel drive, which is impressive but less than what the eTorque provides for the RAM.

2020 RAM1500 Big Horn Quad Cab Features & Design

The RAM 1500 Big Horn comes with a ton of new features in 2020. For starters, there is a Night Edition package that has a monochromatic design that is brought to life with its 20-inch black wheels, black badging, and a bunch of other exterior details. There are also three new exterior colors, including Hydro Blue, Walnut Brown, and Olive Green. These features add to the already existing lineup for the Big Horn that includes foglights, 18-inch aluminum wheels, and either and 8.4-inch or 12-inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Inside the cabin, you will find a bunch of space as well as storage bins. There are also safety features such as blind-spot monitoring and lane departure warning.

2020 ChevroletSilverado LT Double Cab Features & Design

In addition to the new turbocharged engine, the Silverado LT comes with LED headlights, a tailgate damper, and a larger 8-inch touchscreen. This builds off the already existing features of the Custom, such as front tow hooks, power and heated mirrors, and cruise control. There is also a safety package that is available for the LT, which includes lane departure warning, front and rear parking sensors, blind-spot monitoring, and rear cross-traffic alert.

Conclusion:

While we love both vehicles, the clear winner here is the RAM 1500 Big Horn. The engine options are more powerful and the features are more technologically advanced than that of the Silverado LT. If you live near the Sanford area and want to take a closer look at the "MOTOR TREND TRUCK OF THE YEAR" Ram 1500, then head down to Fields Chrysler Dodge Jeep RAM and check out our showroom or check it out here on our website. We want nothing more than to put you behind the wheel of this fantastic and powerful pickup. Our sales team seeks to give you a stress-free experience, so don't hesitate to ask if you have any questions. If you ever need service on your RAM, our service team strives for excellence. That's why we are continually training and re-training and upgrading or maintenance and repair shops with the latest technologies. Don't delay, head down to Fields CDJR today!


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