Originally Posted by generalyota
hands down i think the cummins is the best diesel engine but the rest of the truck isn't worth the purchase. Maybe an 04-05 ram 2500 but, comfort is very important with long drives across the country with the kids. I like the interior of the chevy's. Im an Audi mechanic by trade so difficulty to work on doesn't matter to me. I rebuild over engineered under delivered "high end" german vehicles on a daily basis.
Get a mega cab then.....only crew cab truck on the market with a big enough back seat to ride comfortably cross country in period.