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2015 Ford F-250 vs. 2015 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-250 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-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 3500HD. The destination charge is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford F-250 will cost more in transportation costs than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Dimensions
The Ford F-250 is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 3500HD. 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 3500HD.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford F-250 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Handling
The Ford F-250 has a significantly larger turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, 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 3500HD, since they have about the same towing capacity. The Ford F-250 has a little more 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-250 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-250 as you will with the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Warranty
The Ford F-250 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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2015 Ford
F-250

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MSRP*: $31,045 - $48,630

2015 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $33,060 - $54,190
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $2,500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- --
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
Invoice*: $28,638 - $44,861 $31,076 - $50,397

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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