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2016 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Sierra 3500HD. 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 3500HD are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a larger turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, making it slightly 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD, due to its slightly better towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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 GMC Sierra 3500HD. 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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2016 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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

2016 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $34,635 - $58,125
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $1,000 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 2.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: As low as 4.61% 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 $32,557 - $54,056

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.