The Ram 1500 may be the first full-size pickup that vehicle owners suggest 

 as the most dependable and comfortable option. On the secondhand market

there are also many of trustworthy Chevy Silverado trucks available at reasonable costs. 

Which of these five-year-old pickups is the best deal for you given their price? To help you decide

 here is a side-by-side comparison of the 2018 Ram 1500 vs the Chevy Silverado 1500.

Both of these pickup trucks have received recognition for their precision handling and comfortable rides. 

 But compared to the 2018 Ram 1500, the 2018 Chevy Silverado is quicker and more powerful.

The eight-speed automatic gearbox is preferred by experts above the normal six-speed,

The 2018 Ram 1500 has a higher interior quality rating from U.S. News. 

Both base models included vinyl seating, but cloth or leather seats were available.

The rear row offers generous legroom for passengers, and all seats provide ample support.

Critics had no complaints about the Silverado 1500’s seat comfort or interior dimensions.