Let's Compare the 2021 1500s: Silverado vs. Ram

Two of the most popular trucks on Griffin, GA roads are the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the Ram 1500. At Cronic Chevrolet we are proud to offer our customers the best that 2021 has to offer truck fans, so let's take a moment to compare the newest versions of these popular trucks.

Trim Levels

The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is available in eight configurations:

  • High Country
  • LTZ
  • LT Trail Boss
  • RST
  • LT
  • Custom Trail Boss
  • Custom
  • Work Truck

The 2021 Ram 1500 is available in three trim levels:

  • Tradesman
  • Laramie
  • Bighorn


The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 offers four available engines:

  • The 4.3-Liter V6 engine produces 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque. It's paired with a six-speed automatic transmission.
  • The Turbocharged 2.7-Liter four-cylinder engine produces 310 horsepower and 348 pound-feet of torque. It's paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission.
  • The 5.3-Liter V8 engine produces 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque with a 10-speed automatic transmission.
  • The Turbocharged 3.0-Liter diesel six-cylinder engine produces 277 horsepower and 460 pound-feet with a 10-speed automatic transmission.

The 2021 Ram is equipped with an engine with a mild hybrid system:

  • The e-torque system features a 3.6-Liter V6 engine with an eight-speed automatic transmission with overdrive.


Depending on cab selection, there are three available bed sizes for the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500; the 8-foot, 6.5-foot, and shorter 5-foot-8-inch. There is plenty of room for you and your passengers. The spacious backseat offers plenty of legroom.

The interior of the 2021 Ram 1500 features a combination of soft-touch material upholstery and leather-trimmed seating. There are also compartments under the seats in the back for storing items like toolboxes or personal devices.


The 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes with safety features McDonough, GA shopper have come to expect, like:

  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Safety Alert Seat
  • Teen Driver

The safety features of the 2021 Ram 1500 include:

  • Blind spot monitoring
  • Parking assist
  • Electronic stability control
  • Adaptive cruise control


Both the 2021 Ram 1500 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are available with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 adds a surround-view parking camera system, and an available power up/down tailgate.

Visit Our Locust Grove, GA Area Dealership

Stop in to Cronic Chevrolet near Fayetteville, GA for a test drive of the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Schedule your visit today!

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