New RAM 2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn vs Chevy Silverado LT Miami Lakes FL for Sale in Miami Lakes, FL
Pickup Truck Faceoff: Ram Big Horn vs Silverado LT
Have you been looking for a new truck in the Miami Lakes area? Whether you need a truck for the work-site, for weekend adventures, or as a daily driver, you want to get it right. Both the Ram 1500 Big Horn and Silverado LT Double Cab are top contenders in the pickup truck segment. They also both have some nice additions for the 2020 model year. Ram offers a newly available EcoDiesel, while Chevy adds adaptive cruise control. Read on to see how these trucks compare.
2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn Power & Handling
The Ram 1500 focuses on choices and power with multiple engines and drivetrain options. This truck is capable of towing up to a total of 12,750 pounds! Its smooth-riding coil-spring suspension comes at the top of its class. With so many options and vast capabilities, this truck can fit into any need you may have for it whether that be weekend chores, off-roading fun, or a commercial level need for towing and hauling. Engines for the Big Horn include a3.6L Pentastar V6 engine with eTorque, a 3.0L EcoDiesel V6, a 5.7L HEMI V8, and a5.7L HEMI V8 engine with eTorque Mild Hybrid System. All Big Horn engines are paired to an 8-speed automatic transmission.
2020 Chevy Silverado LT Power & Handling
The Silverado LT offers three engine options, but only has a maximum towing capacity of 9,300 pounds. Standard on the LT is a 2.7L TURBO that puts out 310 horsepower and 348 lb.-ft. of torque. Next is the DURAMAX 3.0L TURBO-DIESEL I-6, which offers 277 horsepower and 460 lb.-ft. of torque and is responsible for the 9,300-lb. towing capability. The diesel is paired to a 10-speed automatic transmission. The V8 option for the LT is the 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 with dynamic fuel management. It pumps out 355 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque, uses an 8-speed automatic transmission, and features auto stop/start technology.
2020 Ram 1500 Big Horn Features & Design
The interior of the Big Horn is fully loaded with the latest technology features and various organizational compartments to fit all of your things without taking away space from your passengers. On the outside of the Big Horn, there are side steps, cargo tie-down hooks, a tonneau cover, fog lights, and 18-inch aluminum wheels. There are some great packages for buyers to add additional customization.The Night Edition Appearance Package pairs all-black exterior details with your choice of exterior color. And the Built to Serve Edition comes in a distinctive Gator Green or Black Diamond exterior with American Armed Forces-inspired interior and exterior details.
2020 Chevy Silverado LT Features & Design
The Silverado HD comes with a large center console and a locking glove box to help with the organization. Standard features include Bluetooth, smartphone integration, an 8-inch touchscreen, and cruise control. On the outside of the LT you will find a tailgate damper, tow hooks, a chrome center bar, LED headlamps with LED signature daytime running lamps, and 17-inch Bright Silver-painted aluminum wheels. There are multiple stand-alone features and packages you can opt for. The Safety Package and the All-Star Edition are two to consider. The Safety Package adds Front and Rear park assist, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Black recovery hooks, and more. The All-Star adds Keyless Open and Start, Remote Start, and under-seat storage.
While both trucks have impressive features and power, the Ram comes out on top with better towing capabilities, incredible storage functionality, modern style, and let’s not forget the largest-in-class 12″ touchscreen!If you would like to learn more about the “MOTOR TREND TRUCK OF THE YEAR” Ram 1500, or even take it for a test drive we, here at Miami Lakes CJDR, invite you to swing by! We are the place to go for ALL things Ram in the greater Miami Lakes FL area.