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GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Ram 1500 MPG

Chart is based on 515 fuel economy reports for the GMC Sierra 1500 and 104 fuel economy reports for the Ram 1500.

GMC Sierra 1500 MPG

GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2015 20.9 MPG Highway Percentage 95 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2014 25.0 MPG Highway Percentage 85 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2011 16.5 MPG Highway Percentage 60 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2011 18.3 MPG Highway Percentage 70 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2011 15.2 MPG Highway Percentage 37 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2010 16.8 MPG Highway Percentage 40 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2010 18.5 MPG Highway Percentage 50 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2010 18.0 MPG Highway Percentage 81 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2009 17.3 MPG Highway Percentage 68 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2009 15.4 MPG Highway Percentage 15 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2009 16.8 MPG Highway Percentage 100 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2009 17.9 MPG Highway Percentage 47 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 20.3 MPG Highway Percentage 90 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 17.0 MPG Highway Percentage 34 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 17.0 MPG Highway Percentage 42 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 17.9 MPG Highway Percentage 64 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 14.0 MPG Highway Percentage 50 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 22.0 MPG Highway Percentage 90 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2008 19.5 MPG Highway Percentage 75 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 14.1 MPG Highway Percentage 80 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 17.7 MPG Highway Percentage 27 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 14.1 MPG Highway Percentage 43 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 16.5 MPG Highway Percentage 74 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 18.1 MPG Highway Percentage 15 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 18.4 MPG Highway Percentage 77 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2007 16.7 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2006 14.7 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2006 18.5 MPG Highway Percentage 25 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2006 15.3 MPG Highway Percentage 25 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2006 16.8 MPG Highway Percentage 8 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2005 16.0 MPG Highway Percentage 69 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2005 17.5 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2005 17.4 MPG Highway Percentage 100 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2005 16.2 MPG Highway Percentage 81 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2005 19.5 MPG Highway Percentage 80 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2003 17.3 MPG Highway Percentage 60 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2003 12.5 MPG Highway Percentage 70 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2003 16.8 MPG Highway Percentage 70 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2001 14.9 MPG Highway Percentage 60 percent GMC Sierra 1500 GMC Sierra 1500 2001 77.8 MPG Highway Percentage 60 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2015 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 420-horsepower 6.2L V8
8-speed shiftable automatic 4WD w/low range
flat med light 0 5 0 95 65 20.9  
2014 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 355-horsepower 5.3L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat light hvy 5 10 0 85 63 25.0  
2011 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 403-horsepower 6.2L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med light 5 10 25 60 75 16.5  
2011 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med hvy 5 0 25 70 60 18.3  
2011 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 302-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
hills light none 3 18 42 37 70 15.2  
2010 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light light 10 33 17 40 73 16.8  
2010 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 403-horsepower 6.2L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic AWD
hills med light 0 25 25 50 60 18.5  
2010 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 302-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat med light 18 1 0 81 68 18.0  
2009 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 367-horsepower 6.0L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic 4WD w/low range
flat med none 3 8 23 68 63 17.3  
2009 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
hills med none 5 80 0 15 75 15.4  
2009 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 367-horsepower 6.0L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light hvy 0 0 0 100 110 16.8  
2009 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
6-speed shiftable automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light light 8 28 17 47 65 17.9  
2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light light 0 10 0 90 100 20.3  
2008 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
hills light light 17 22 27 34 60 17.0  
2008 4dr Extended Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
hills light light 0 33 25 42 70 17.0  
2008 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light none 9 0 27 64 60 17.9  
2008 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
hills lead none 18 0 33 50 115 14.0  
2008 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed 295-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light light 0 0 10 90 65 22.0  
2008 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 195-horsepower 4.3L V6
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light none 5 10 10 75 60 19.5  
2007 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 367-horsepower 6.0L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
hills light light 0 10 10 80 60 14.1  
2007 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light light 12 37 25 27 75 17.7  
2007 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat med light 5 0 53 43 70 14.1  
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 367-horsepower 6.0L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat med none 23 3 0 74 75 16.5  
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light light 10 30 45 15 60 18.1  
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 315-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light none 4 10 9 77 66 18.4  
2007 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat med light 5 65 0 30 60 16.7  
2006 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light none 30 20 20 30 100 14.7  
2006 4dr Extended Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light light 10 40 25 25 65 18.5  
2006 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 345-horsepower 6.0L V8
4-speed automatic AWD
flat med none 5 20 50 25 65 15.3  
2006 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 310-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light none 2 80 10 8 70 16.8  
2005 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 310-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light light 7 11 13 69 62 16.0  
2005 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat med hvy 4 8 88 0 N/A 17.5  
2005 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light light 0 0 0 100 110 17.4  
2005 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
hills light light 0 10 10 81 68 16.2  
2005 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat med hvy 0 2 18 80 65 19.5  
2003 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat light light 13 13 13 60 60 17.3  
2003 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
hills v.lt none 0 20 10 70 100 12.5  
2003 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
flat light none 0 10 20 70 60 16.8  
2001 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 285-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat med none 0 40 0 60 70 14.9  
2001 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 270-horsepower 4.8L V8
4-speed automatic RWD
flat med light 0 40 0 60 110 77.8  

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Ram 1500 MPG

Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2016 18.5 MPG Highway Percentage 30 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2016 22.8 MPG Highway Percentage 99 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2015 23.4 MPG Highway Percentage 57 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2014 19.2 MPG Highway Percentage 43 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2014 26.1 MPG Highway Percentage 16 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2014 17.5 MPG Highway Percentage 5 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2013 16.0 MPG Highway Percentage 70 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2013 22.0 MPG Highway Percentage 80 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2013 19.3 MPG Highway Percentage 85 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2013 21.0 MPG Highway Percentage 80 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2013 15.9 MPG Highway Percentage 71 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2012 13.5 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2012 16.1 MPG Highway Percentage 26 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2012 17.7 MPG Highway Percentage 80 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2011 15.6 MPG Highway Percentage 25 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2011 22.4 MPG Highway Percentage 95 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2011 15.9 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent Ram 1500 Ram 1500 2011 23.1 MPG Highway Percentage 0 percent
Year Body/Powertrain flat, hilly, or mountainousLand driving style: very light to "lead foot"Foot A/C use: none to heavyA/C constant stop and goTraf % many stops per mileCity % stop every mile or twoSub % fairly steady speedHwy % Hwy Spd MPG
2016 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic RWD
hills light none 0 70 0 30 60 18.5  
2016 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med light 0 1 0 99 66 22.8  
2015 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed turbocharged 240hp 3.0L V6 Diesel
8-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med none 5 23 16 57 73 23.4  
2014 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light hvy 8 0 48 43 67 19.2  
2014 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed turbocharged 240hp 3.0L V6 Diesel
8-speed shiftable automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat med light 8 66 10 16 70 26.1  
2014 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med light 0 40 55 5 65 17.5  
2013 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 395-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
hills med hvy 0 10 20 70 65 16.0  
2013 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med light 0 20 0 80 75 22.0  
2013 4dr Crew Cab 6.5ft bed 395-horsepower 5.7L V8
8-speed shiftable automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat med none 0 5 10 85 120 19.3  
2013 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 305-horsepower 3.6L V6
8-speed shiftable automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
hills light light 3 2 15 80 70 21.0  
2013 2dr Regular Cab 6.5ft bed 395-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat light hvy 0 0 29 71 75 15.9  
2012 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat med hvy 50 0 50 0 0 13.5  
2012 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic 4WD, part-time w/low range
flat light none 5 26 42 26 110 16.1  
2012 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range
hills light hvy 0 0 20 80 70 17.7  
2011 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range
hills med hvy 12 45 20 25 63 15.6  
2011 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
hills light light 0 0 5 95 70 22.4  
2011 4dr Crew Cab 5.5ft bed 390-horsepower 5.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic AWD w/low range
flat light hvy 35 15 50 0 0 15.9  
2011 2dr Regular Cab 8ft bed 310-horsepower 4.7L V8
5-speed shiftable automatic RWD
flat light none 0 0 100 0 0 23.1  

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GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Ram 1500 MPG

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GMC Sierra 1500 Real Gas Mileage: Pros
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2004 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Its great. see full GMC Sierra 1500 review
GMC Sierra 1500 Real Gas Mileage: Cons
YearBody/PowertrainComment
2006 4dr Extended Cab 6.5ft bed 295-horsepower 5.3L V8
4-speed automatic 4WD w/low range
Fuel economy is a suggestion - the truck, like all trucks, gets mediocre fuel economy. see full GMC Sierra 1500 review
 

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