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2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2015 Nissan Frontier Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 offers a bit more room for passengers in the extended cab than the Nissan Frontier. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Nissan Frontier.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Frontier, 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). The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Frontier, which has a much lower MSRP.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is much wider than the Nissan Frontier, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan Frontier.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Nissan Frontier.

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is clearly the choice over the Nissan Frontier for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 greatly outmuscles the Nissan Frontier.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 offers a little more seating capacity than the Nissan Frontier, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them. You'll be able to haul more material in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 than the Nissan Frontier, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Frontier.

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2015 Chevrolet
Silverado 1500

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MSRP*: $26,105 - $51,150

2015 Nissan
Frontier

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MSRP*: $17,990 - $35,260
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Low APR Loan: As low as 2.39% --
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.29% --
City MPG: 16 - 18 15 - 19
Highway MPG: 22 - 24 21 - 23
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 4 - 5
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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***** Not Tested
Invoice*: $25,061 - $47,570 $17,384 - $33,286

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