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2016 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2017 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 3500HD. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford F-150.

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 3500HD is somewhat more expensive 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. Both the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the Ford F-150 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the Ford F-150, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Ford F-150.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the Ford F-150 are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly larger turning radius than the Ford F-150, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Ford F-150 for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a little more horsepower than the Ford F-150.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD as you will the Ford F-150. You'll be able to haul more material in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD than the Ford F-150, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-150.

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2016 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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MSRP*: $34,055 - $57,840

2017 Ford
F-150

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MSRP*: $26,540 - $63,025
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City MPG: -- 15 - 19
Highway MPG: -- 21 - 26
Engine(s): 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
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $32,012 - $53,791 $25,212 - $58,613

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.