Compare the Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500


There are trucks, and then there are trucks that set the bar for other trucks. The Ford F-150 is an example of the latter. This versatile, rugged Ford pickup offers truck buyers around Bryan OH more for their money than the competition can claim. Take for example the Chevrolet Silverado 1500. While this new Chevrolet model is by no means a slouch on any front, it just can't compete with the Ford F-150, any way you slice it. Want to know what we mean? Here's how the F-150  compares to the Silverado 1500 across multiple categories:


  • Towing and Hauling Capability: The max towing capacity of the Ford F-150 full-size pickup is 13,200 pounds. The max hauling capacity is 3,270 pounds. In contrast, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, can tow up to 12,500 pounds and can haul up to 2,250 pounds.
  • Performance: Both the Ford F-150 and Chevrolet Silverado 1500 offer multiple engine configurations. However, the Ford wins out for maximum available horsepower. In a Ford F-150, you get as much as 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. But in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, max horsepower is 420 horsepower, and max torque is 460 pound-feet of torque.



    • Price: The Ford F-150 starts at just over $27,000. In contrast, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 starts at nearly $28,000.


    Price, capability, and performance are just three areas in which the Ford F-150 outshines the Chevrolet Silverado 1500. If you'd like to learn more about how these two trucks compare in greater detail, contact us online here at Bryan Ford. Ask to take the Ford F-150 for a test drive, while you're at it. Happy driving!

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