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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
George Kennedy Preview:

The Chevrolet Silverado, a full-size pickup truck, is part of one of the most competitive segments in the new-car market. For 2020, it adds another arrow in its quiver with the additio...

2020 Ram 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
George Kennedy Preview:

Full-size light-duty pickups, like the Ram 1500, are among the most competitive group of vehicles on the new-car market. The 2020 Ram 1500 gets several updates. Engine choices include...

Specs

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
2020 Ram 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
--
--
15 MPG
19 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
--
21 MPG
24 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 24 gal 26 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
--
395 hp @ 5,600 RPM
305 hp @ 6,400 RPM
Torque
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
--
410 lb-ft @ 3,950 RPM
269 lb-ft @ 4,175 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
10.5:1
11.3:1
Displacement
5,300 cc
4,300 cc
5,700 cc
3,600 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
3.92 in x 3.58 in
3.78 in x 3.27 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 44.5 in 40.9 in
Back Legroom 43.4 in 45.2 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload -- 1,670 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 7,500 lbs 6,280 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 11,290 lbs
Exterior
Length 231.7 in 232.9 in
Width 81.2 in 82.1 in
Height 75.5 in 77.6 in
Wheelbase 147.4 in 144.6 in
Bed Length 69.9 in 67.4 in

Available Options

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Havana Brown Metallic
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L Ecotec3 V8
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • CHEVYTEC Spray-On Bedliner, Black With Chevrolet Logo
  • Custom Convenience Package
  • Custom Value Package
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 6-Spoke Low Gloss Black Wheels With Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Bright Chrome Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Carbon Flash Metallic Wheels
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps- 6" Black Rectangular, Wheel-To-Wheel
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Sport Bar, Bed-Mounted, Tubular
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Premium Soft Roll-Up
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) High Gloss Black Wheels
2020 Ram 1500
Big Horn Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Billet Silver Metallic Clearcoat
  • Bright White Clearcoat
  • Delmonico Red Pearlcoat
  • Diamond Black Crystal Pearlcoat
  • Flame Red Clearcoat
  • Granite Crystal Metallic Clearcoat
  • Patriot Blue Pearlcoat

Option Packages

  • Radio: Uconnect 12 W/Navigation
  • Radio: Uconnect 4C Nav W/8.4" Display
  • Tri-Fold Tonneau Cover
  • E-Locker Rear Axle
  • 4-Corner Air Suspension
  • Engine: 5.7L V8 Hemi MDS VVT
  • Engine: 5.7L V8 Hemi MDS VVT ETORQUE
  • Black Tubular Side Steps
  • 9 Amplified Speakers W/Subwoofer
  • Bed Utility Group
  • Big Horn Level 1 Equipment Group
  • Big Horn Level 2 Equipment Group
  • Black Tubular Side Steps
  • Blind Spot & Cross Path Detection
  • Dual-Pane Panoramic Sunroof
  • E-Locker Rear Axle
  • Multi-Function Tailgate
  • Night Edition
  • North Edition
  • Off Road Group
  • Premium Lighting Group
  • RAMBOX Cargo Management System
  • Ram Telematics
  • Ram Telematics 3 Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 3-Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5 Year Subscription
  • Ram Telematics 5-Year Subscription
  • Sport Appearance Package
  • Trailer Tow Group
  • Wheel To Wheel Side Steps
  • Wheels: 20" X 9" Aluminum Chrome Clad (WRK)
  • Wheels: 20" x 9" Aluminum Chrome Clad

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