2022 Ram 2500 Vs. 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Two of the most popular and powerful trucks in the current automotive market are the 2022 Ram 2500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD. But which of these two heavy-duty trucks is the better choice for you and your passengers? Below, we’ve broken down the most notable differences between the 2022 Ram 2500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD.
The 2022 Ram 2500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD both feature two engine options. Power-oriented drivers will immediately notice that the standard engine found in the 2022 Ram 2500, a 6.4-litre V8, is more powerful than the 6.6-litre V8 that comes standard in the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD. The 2022 Ram 2500 comes standard with 410 horsepower, while the base configuration of the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD only produces up to 401 horsepower.
|Specifications||2022 Ram 2500||2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD|
|Standard Horsepower||410 hp||401 hp|
|Towing Capacity||9,072 kg||8,391 kg|
|Maximum Payload||1,819 kg||1,769 kg|
|Rear Leg Room||1,021 mm||895 mm|
|Rear Head Room||1,666 mm||1,648 mm|
Towing Capacity & Payload
Drivers in the market for a heavy-duty pickup that can tow and transport heavy loads with ease will find the 2022 Ram 2500 preferable to the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD. While both trucks feature impressive utility, comparing the two in terms of towing and payload capacity shows that the 2022 Ram 2500 is the more capable truck.
The 2022 Ram 2500 features a maximum towing capacity of 9,072 kilograms and a maximum payload of 1,819 kilograms. The 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD, by comparison, can only tow up to 8,391 kilograms and carry a maximum payload of 1,769 kilograms.
Drivers who regularly travel with passengers in the back row should note that the 2022 Ram 2500 features more rear-row space than the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD. The 2022 Ram 2500 offers 1,021 millimetres of rear leg room and 1,666 mm of rear head room. The 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD may feel a little cramped by comparison, as it only includes 895 millimetres of rear leg room and 1,648 mm of rear head room.
Why Drivers Should Purchase the 2022 Ram 2500
While both the 2022 Ram 2500 and the 2022 GMC Sierra 2500HD are impressive options within the heavy-duty truck segment, the 2022 Ram 2500 outclasses its GMC competitor in terms of standard horsepower, towing capacity, payload, and rear-row spaciousness. Drivers who value utility, power, and interior comfort will prefer the 2022 Ram 2500.
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