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2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2017 Ford F-250 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-250 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-250.

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-250. 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-250 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is about the same width as the Ford F-250. If you go with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Ford F-250.

Drivetrain
With its lower torque engine, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the Ford F-250.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford F-250, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Ford F-250, due to its slightly better towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the Ford F-250.

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-250. 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-250.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-250.

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2017 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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MSRP*: $34,510 - $58,915

2017 Ford
F-250

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MSRP*: $32,535 - $62,510
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Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $32,439 - $54,791 $30,745 - $59,072

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.