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2016 Ford F-250 vs. 2016 GMC Sierra 2500HD Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford F-250 offers a bit more room for passengers in the extended cab than the GMC Sierra 2500HD. The GMC Sierra 2500HD will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford F-250.

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-250 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Sierra 2500HD. 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-250 and the GMC Sierra 2500HD have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
The Ford F-250 is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 2500HD. If you go with the Ford F-250, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford F-250 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

Handling
The Ford F-250 has a significantly larger turning radius than the GMC Sierra 2500HD, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
If you've got something you need to tow, the Ford F-250 will do just as well as the GMC Sierra 2500HD, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Ford F-250 has a little more horsepower than the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford F-250 as you will the GMC Sierra 2500HD. You'll be able to haul more material in the Ford F-250 than the GMC Sierra 2500HD, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The Ford F-250 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

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Compare the 2016 Ford F-250 and the 2016 GMC Sierra 2500HD.

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2016 Ford
F-250

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MSRP*: $32,385 - $50,585

2016 GMC
Sierra 2500HD

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MSRP*: $33,535 - $57,790
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $750 Up to $750
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.00% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 4.61%
City MPG: -- --
Highway MPG: -- --
Engine(s): V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $30,604 - $47,803 $31,523 - $53,745

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.