2018 Ram 1500 VS 2018 Chevrolet Colorado

White 2018 Ram 1500 on the left, Blue Chevrolet Colorado on the right

The toughest jobs call for the toughest vehicles. Whether that job is hauling materials to a job site or traversing through the mud in the woods, few vehicles get the work done like a truck. In the world of trucks, two models are towards the top of the totem pole the 2018 Ram 1500, and the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado.

The Ram 1500 is considered the most dependable and longest lasting trucks on the market, and that is no surprise. The Ram 1500 has various model options, including choosing between three cabs. The Crew Cab, Double Cab, and Regular cab all offer different bed lengths and cab sizes, and there is an option for everyone. Who wins in a head to head matchup of the 2018 Ram 1500 VS the 2018 Chevrolet Colorado? Read below to find out!

2018 Ram 1500


2018 Chevrolet Colorado

$27,095 Starting MSRP $20,200
3.6-Liter V6 Standard Engine 2.5L 4-cylinder
10,620 pounds Maximum Towing 7,000 pounds
1,880 pounds Payload 1,548 pounds
240 hp & 269 lb-ft Horsepower & Torque 200 hp & 191 lb-ft
17 city & 25 highway mpg Fuel Economy 20 city & 26 highway mpg
1.7 meters Crew Cab Bed Length 1.5 meters

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The above chart demonstrates just how capable the Ram 1500 is. The payload and maximum towing are some of the highest among the competition. The Ram 1500 comes standard with a 3.6L V6 that has excellent capabilities, but if you want to unleash the full potential of the Ram 1500 you can have a HEMI 5.7L V8 engine inside. The HEMI engine turns the Ram 1500 into a behemoth that delivers an astounding 395 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque. This HEMI will get any job done, no matter how big or small. Aside from the capabilities of the Ram 1500, there are a ton of safety and technology features such as

  • ParkSense® Front / Rear Park Assist System
  • ParkView® Rear Back-Up Camera
  • Sentry Key® Theft Deterrent System
  • Driver Information Digital Cluster Display
  • Uconnect® 4C with 8.4-inch Touchscreen
  • Android Auto™ & Apple CarPlay®
  • Many more!
The ram has all the safety and technology features to keep you connected and protected on the road!

 If you are looking to further inquire about the Ram 1500 contact our sales team here at Renfrew Chrysler! If you are ready to see if you can tame the Ram 1500, schedule e a test drive today!