Diesel Towing Battle: 2022 Ram 3500 vs 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 Near Chilliwack

May 24,2022

When it comes to performance, no other heavy-duty pickup can outshine the new 2022 Ram 3500. Even the competing 2022 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 can't stand up against this beast in a test of strength. Just look at these numbers from the models' diesel motors.   First, the Chevy Silverado 3500 can be equipped with a 6.6-litre Turbo Diesel Duramax V8. Generating 445 hp and 910 lb-ft of torque, it can pull up to 16,329 kg (36,000 lbs) when fitted with the Fifth-Wheel/Gooseneck feature. While that all looks good on paper, the Ram can do you one better!   Housing the Turbo Diesel 6.7-litre High-Output Cummins Inline-6 engine the Ram 3500 is capable of delivering 420 hp and a staggering (Best-In-Class) 1,075 lb-ft of torque. As for hauling, a Fifth-Wheel/Gooseneck attachment will ramp up the maximum towing limit to 16,824 kg (37,090 lbs). That is another Best-In-Class number. So, if you need a hard-working truck that won't be limited on a construction site, this is the best option on the market.   Are you excited to learn more about the Ram 3500 and its features? Get in touch with the team of friendly agents at O'Connor Chrysler in Chilliwack today to schedule an appointment!