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2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2015 Ford F-150 Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD than the Ford F-150. 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. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD costs less to deliver to the dealership than the Ford F-150.

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. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, which is slightly longer than 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 larger turning radius than the Ford F-150, making it slightly 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 fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD as you will with the Ford F-150.

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

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2015 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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MSRP*: $33,265 - $55,665

2015 Ford
F-150

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MSRP*: $25,420 - $54,680
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: -- As low as 1.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
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
Invoice*: $31,269 - $51,768 $23,578 - $49,622

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