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2016 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2016 Ford F-350 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-350. 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-350.

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-350. 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-350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the Ford F-350, 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-350.

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-350.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a significantly larger turning radius than the Ford F-350, making it much more difficult to 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-350, due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a little less horsepower than the Ford F-350.

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-350. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the Ford F-350.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-350.

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2016 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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

2016 Ford
F-350

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MSRP*: $33,280 - $52,685
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 0.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.61% --
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Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $32,012 - $53,791 $31,449 - $49,788

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 do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.