2022 Ram 1500 Vs. 2022 GMC Sierra 1500
With so many high-quality pickup trucks to choose from in today’s automotive market, many drivers find it hard to decide which model is the best fit for them and their daily needs. Notably, many drivers find it hard to choose between models like the 2022 Ram 1500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500. Wondering how these trucks compare to one another? Below, we’ve highlighted several key differences between these two pickups.
Engine Power & Performance
While the 2022 Ram 1500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 both feature powerful engine options, the most powerful configuration of the 2022 Ram 1500 outperforms the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500. The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500’s most capable engine is an available, 6.2-litre, V8 engine with 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. In comparison, a supercharged, 6.2-litre, V8 engine is available for the 2022 Ram 1500, which outputs 702 horsepower and 605 pound-feet of torque).
|Specifications||2022 Ram 1500||2022 GMC Sierra 1500|
|Maximum Horsepower||702 hp||420 hp|
|Maximum Torque||650 lb.-ft.||460 lb.-ft.|
|Front Shoulder Room||1,676 mm||1,639 mm|
|Rear Shoulder Room||1,669 mm||1,626 mm|
A large assortment of off-road features are available for both the 2022 Ram 1500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500. However, off-roading enthusiasts may find the 2022 Ram 1500 a little more capable off the beaten path than the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500. Notably, the 2022 Ram 1500 TRX, the dedicated off-road trim, features 35-inch all-terrain tires. While all-terrain tires are also available for the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500, they’re only 32 inches large, providing slightly worse performance off-road.
Drivers and passengers may find the cabin of the 2022 Ram 1500 more accommodating than the cabin of the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500. The 2022 Ram 1500 features 1,676 milimetres of front shoulder room and 1,669 mm of rear shoulder room. The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 features 1,639 mm of front shoulder room and 1,626 mm of rear shoulder room, providing passengers with less personal space.
Shop for the 2022 Ram 1500 at Wendell Motors
While these two trucks are nearly equal in terms of towing capability and safety feature availability, the 2022 Ram 1500 has the edge over the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 in several important areas. Overall, truck shoppers looking for a vehicle with impressive engine performance, off-road capability and interior spaciousness will find the 2022 Ram 1500 preferable to the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500.
Book a Test Drive
Wondering where to shop for the 2022 Ram 1500 in or near Kitchener, Ontario? Wendell Motors, located at 549 Fairway Road S., is the perfect place to shop for this and other popular Ram models. Wondering what this truck feels like to drive? Schedule an appointment for a test drive using the form below. One of our team members will get in touch with you to confirm the details of your appointment.