2016 Ford F-350 vs. 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Review

Comparison Review

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 1500 than in the Ford F-350. The GMC Sierra 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford F-350.

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). The Ford F-350 is somewhat more expensive than the GMC Sierra 1500. 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-350 and the GMC Sierra 1500 have similar Destination Charges.

The Ford F-350 is about the same width as the GMC Sierra 1500. When looking at overall length, the Ford F-350 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the GMC Sierra 1500.

With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford F-350 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the GMC Sierra 1500.

The Ford F-350 has a similar turning radius to the GMC Sierra 1500, so both should maneuver just as easily in and out of tight spots.

When considering towing capacity, the Ford F-350 is clearly the choice over the GMC Sierra 1500 for pulling heavy loads. The Ford F-350 has a little more horsepower than the GMC Sierra 1500.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford F-350 as you will the GMC Sierra 1500. The Ford F-350 has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the GMC Sierra 1500.

The Ford F-350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 1500.

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2016 Ford

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MSRP*: $33,280 - $52,685

2016 GMC
Sierra 1500

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MSRP*: $27,515 - $54,340
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $700 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 2.90%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 1.80%
City MPG: -- 15 - 18
Highway MPG: -- 21 - 24
Engine(s): V-8 V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $30,867 - $48,866 $26,414 - $50,536

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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