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2017 Ford F-250 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 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. 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 3500HD have similar Destination Charges.

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 larger turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
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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Compare the 2017 Ford F-250 and the 2016 GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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2017 Ford
F-250

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MSRP*: $32,535 - $62,310

2016 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $34,635 - $58,125
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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*: $30,745 - $58,883 $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.