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2015 Ford F-150 vs. 2015 GMC Sierra 3500HD 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 GMC Sierra 3500HD than in the Ford F-150. 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
Since the Ford F-150 is much slimmer than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Ford F-150 is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Ford F-150 and the GMC Sierra 3500HD are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Ford F-150 has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, allowing you to more easily get 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. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Ford F-150 as you will with the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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

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2015 Ford
F-150

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MSRP*: $25,420 - $54,680

2015 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $33,520 - $55,460
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 1.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 15 - 19 --
Highway MPG: 21 - 26 --
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*: $23,578 - $49,622 $31,509 - $51,578

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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