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2015 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2015 Ford F-250 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-250 than in the Chevrolet Colorado. The Chevrolet Colorado will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford F-250.

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). Clearly, the Chevrolet Colorado is a better financial choice over the Ford F-250, when considering MSRP. 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 Colorado carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford F-250.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Colorado is much slimmer than the Ford F-250, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Chevrolet Colorado, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford F-250.

Drivetrain
The Chevrolet Colorado offers much less torque than the Ford F-250, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Ford F-250 is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Colorado for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Colorado is clearly outclassed by the Ford F-250.

Utility
The Chevrolet Colorado has less seating than the Ford F-250, making the Ford F-250 the better choice if you often have passengers.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Colorado comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-250.

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2015 Chevrolet
Colorado

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MSRP*: $20,120 - $34,415

2015 Ford
F-250

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MSRP*: $31,235 - $49,090
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $2,000
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% --
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 17 - 20 --
Highway MPG: 24 - 27 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 5 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $20,019 - $32,694 $28,813 - $45,286

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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