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2015 Ford F-350 vs. 2014 Nissan Frontier Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Ford F-350 than the Nissan Frontier. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Ford F-350 and the Nissan Frontier.

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 will definitely make more of a dent in your wallet than the Nissan Frontier, which has a much lower MSRP. 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 Nissan Frontier.

Dimensions
Since the Ford F-350 is much wider than the Nissan Frontier, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. If you go with the Ford F-350, you may be circling the block looking for a space large enough to park more often than with the Nissan Frontier.

Drivetrain
Due to its much higher torque, the Ford F-350 does a much better job of transmitting the horsepower of the engine to the wheels than the Nissan Frontier.

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

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Ford F-350 is clearly the choice over the Nissan Frontier for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford F-350 greatly outmuscles the Nissan Frontier.

Utility
The Ford F-350 offers a little more seating capacity than the Nissan Frontier, making it a better choice for those who often have a crew with them. You'll be able to haul more material in the Ford F-350 than the Nissan Frontier, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

Warranty
The Ford F-350 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Frontier.

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2015 Ford
F-350

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MSRP*: $31,940 - $50,730

2014 Nissan
Frontier

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MSRP*: $17,990 - $34,410
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 0.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- As low as 3.48%
City MPG: -- 15 - 19
Highway MPG: -- 21 - 23
Engine(s): V-8 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 3 - 6 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $29,464 - $46,798 $17,252 - $32,233

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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