2020 gmc sierra 1500 black exterior

2020 GMC Sierra 1500

VS
2020 ram 1500 red exterior

2020 RAM 1500

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 vs. 2020 RAM 1500

$29,600

MSRP

$27,945
13,400 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

12,750 pounds
2,543 pounds

Maximum Payload Capacity

2,300 pounds
4.3L EcoTec3 V6

Base Engine

3.6L V6


Comparing your options for a tough new pickup truck in Richmond? Friends and co-workers are likely going to recommend the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 and the 2020 RAM 1500. There’s no denying that both trucks offer uncompromising grit, but an in-depth comparison of the Sierra vs. RAM 1500 shows that the new GMC Sierra 1500 offers more towing and torque to Henrico drivers. Learn more about which truck is better equipped to meet your needs with Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC Richmond, below!

Sierra vs. RAM 1500: Towing & Payload Capabilities

A new pickup truck is no small investment for the majority of Glen Allen and Goochland shoppers, so it’s important to ensure you’re getting a great value when you take that leap. When you compare the towing and payload capabilities of the new RAM 1500 vs. GMC Sierra, you’ll quickly see which offers more power for your money:

  • 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Max. Towing Capacity: 13,400 pounds
  • 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Max. Payload Capacity: 2,543 pounds
  • 2020 RAM 1500 Max. Towing Capacity: 12,750 pounds
  • 2020 RAM 1500 Max. Payload Capacity: 2,300 pounds

The 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 outperforms the RAM 1500 in both towing and payload, allowing Richmond contractors to haul more gear in one go whether that means pulling a trailer or tossing everything in the truck bed.

New RAM 1500 vs. GMC Sierra: Base Engine Power

Whether you’re towing your boat for a weekend on the lake or you’re heading off-road sans-trailer, you’re going to want an engine with plenty of muscle to help you get there. Comparing the Sierra vs. RAM 1500 base engines, it’s clear that neither truck is lacking in this category:

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Base-Level Engine

  • 4.3L EcoTec3 V6
  • Horsepower: 285
  • Torque: 305 lb-ft

2020 RAM 1500 Base-Level Engine

  • 3.6L V6
  • Horsepower: 305
  • Torque: 269 lb-ft

True, the RAM 1500 engine delivers a bit more horsepower than the GMC Sierra 1500. However, when comparing pickup trucks most drivers are more concerned with torque specs. In this case, you’ll see it’s the Sierra 1500 that offers more torque, which is essential when you’re towing heavy-duty equipment or traversing rocky off-road trails.

Find the New GMC Sierra 1500 at Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC Richmond

After comparing the new RAM 1500 vs. GMC Sierra, we think it’s pretty clear to see which truck offers greater value to Ashland drivers. If you’d like to experience the greater power of the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 firsthand and view its exciting color options, don’t hesitate to reach out to Rick Hendrick Chevrolet Buick GMC Richmond! We’ll help you arrange a test drive at a time and place that’s convenient for you. In the meantime, you can apply for financing online to seek pre-approval. Just don’t forget to also check out our new vehicle specials, where you’ll frequently find new Sierra savings!

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