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. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the Ford F-250.
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. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD costs less to deliver to the dealership than the Ford F-250.
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is about the same width as the Ford F-250. 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-250.
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.
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a larger turning radius than the Ford F-250, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.
If you've got something you need to tow, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will do just as well as the Ford F-250, since they have about the same towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the Ford F-250.
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. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the Ford F-250.
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-250.
Compare the 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the 2014 Ford F-250.
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MSRP*: $32,805 - $49,545
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MSRP*: $30,035 - $47,520
|Cash Back Rebate:||Up to $500||Up to $500|
|Low APR Loan:||As low as 0.00%||As low as 0.90%|
|Seating Capacity:||3 - 6||3 - 6|
|Basic Warranty:||3 years/36,000 miles||3 years/36,000 miles|
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|Invoice*:||$30,837 - $46,077||$27,707 - $43,837|
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