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2017 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the GMC Sierra 1500.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the GMC Sierra 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). Whether you pick the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 or the GMC Sierra 1500, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the GMC Sierra 1500 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 1500. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 1500, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the GMC Sierra 1500 are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 1500, allowing you to more easily get in and out of tight spots.

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

Utility
You'll be able to bring along a larger crew with the GMC Sierra 1500 than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. You'll be able to haul more material in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 than the GMC Sierra 1500, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 1500.

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2017 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500

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MSRP*: $27,585 - $55,075

2017 GMC
Sierra 1500

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MSRP*: $28,205 - $55,755
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City MPG: 15 - 18 15 - 18
Highway MPG: 20 - 24 21 - 24
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $26,344 - $51,495 $26,936 - $52,131

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.