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2018 Ford F-350 vs. 2017 GMC Sierra 3500HD Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford F-350 offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as 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-350.

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). The Ford F-350 is somewhat more expensive 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. The Destination Charge for the Ford F-350 is much higher than that of the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Dimensions
Since the Ford F-350 is much wider than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Ford F-350, which is slightly longer than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Ford F-350 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Handling
The Ford F-350 has a larger turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, making it slightly more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the GMC Sierra 3500HD, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Ford F-350 due to its slightly better towing capacity. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Ford F-350 and the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Utility
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 3500HD. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Ford F-350 as you will with the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Warranty
The Ford F-350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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Compare the 2018 Ford F-350 and the 2017 GMC Sierra 3500HD.

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2018 Ford
F-350

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MSRP*: $34,320 - $82,870

2017 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*: $35,290 - $59,130
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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*: $32,433 - $78,312 $33,173 - $54,991

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 are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.