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2013 Chevrolet Avalanche vs. 2014 Ford F-350 Review

Comparison Review


Comfort
Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford F-350 than in the Chevrolet Avalanche. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Avalanche and the Ford F-350.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). The Chevrolet Avalanche is somewhat more expensive than the Ford F-350. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Avalanche carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford F-350.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Avalanche is a little narrower than the Ford F-350, so you'll have an easier time getting in and out of the car in a tight parking spot. If you go with the Chevrolet Avalanche, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford F-350.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Avalanche doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the Ford F-350.

Handling
The Chevrolet Avalanche has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford F-350, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Ford F-350 is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Avalanche for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Avalanche is clearly outclassed by the Ford F-350.

Utility
The Chevrolet Avalanche has less seating than the Ford F-350, making the Ford F-350 the better choice if you often have passengers. The Ford F-350 has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Chevrolet Avalanche.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Avalanche comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-350.

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2013 Chevrolet
Avalanche

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MSRP*: $35,980 - $47,885
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2014 Ford
F-350

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MSRP*: $30,930 - $49,620
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $2,500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 5.63%
City MPG: 15 --
Highway MPG: 21 --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 5 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $33,461 - $44,533 $28,533 - $45,774

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