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2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2014 Ford F-150 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-150 than in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford F-150.

Convenience
The Ford F-150 requires less frequent visits to the gas station than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, making it more convenient to drive.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Ford F-150. 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 Silverado 1500 costs less to deliver to the dealership than the Ford F-150.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is a little wider than the Ford F-150, so getting in and out of the car in a crowded parking lot may be a little more of a squeeze. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, which is slightly longer than the Ford F-150.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the Ford F-150.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a larger turning radius than the Ford F-150, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Ford F-150, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 due to its slightly better towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the Ford F-150.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 as you will the Ford F-150. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the Ford F-150.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-150.

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2014 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500

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MSRP*: $25,575 - $49,180
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2014 Ford
F-150

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MSRP*: $24,735 - $54,120
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Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 5.63%
City MPG: 16 - 18 11 - 17
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 16 - 23
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 2 - 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*: $24,552 - $45,737 $22,941 - $49,115

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