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2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2017 GMC Sierra 3500HD Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Ford F-150 than the GMC Sierra 3500HD. The GMC Sierra 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Ford F-150 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 Ford F-150 and the GMC Sierra 3500HD have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford F-150 is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 3500HD. If you go with the Ford F-150, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford F-150 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Handling
The Ford F-150 has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Ford F-150 for pulling heavy loads. The Ford F-150 has a little less horsepower than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford F-150 as you will the GMC Sierra 3500HD. The GMC Sierra 3500HD has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Ford F-150.

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

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Compare the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2017 GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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2018 Ford
F-150

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MSRP*: $27,380 - $63,945

2017 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $35,290 - $59,130
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City MPG: 15 - 20 N/A
Highway MPG: 18 - 26 N/A
Engine(s): V-6, V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $26,011 - $59,468 $33,173 - $54,991

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.