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2019 Chevrolet Express 3500 vs. 2019 Ford Transit-250 Review

New 2019 Chevrolet Express 3500

2019 Chevrolet
Express 3500

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New 2019 Ford Transit-250

2019 Ford
Transit-250

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MSRP*
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$35,000 to $38,000
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$34,085 to $40,365
Invoice* $32,690 to $35,492 $32,381 to $38,346
MPG - City N/A N/A
MPG - Hwy N/A N/A
Engine(s) V-6 V-6
Seating Capacity 2 - 5 2
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles

*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.

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Ford Transit-250 will be a hit with tall drivers and their front seat passengers, since it has greater front head- and legroom than the Chevrolet Express 3500.

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). Whether you pick the Chevrolet Express 3500 or the Ford Transit-250, it's going to cost you about the same. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Express 3500 carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Ford Transit-250.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Express 3500 is much slimmer than the Ford Transit-250, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. For some people, bigger is better. If that's the case for you, then you'll be happier with the Chevrolet Express 3500, which is slightly longer than the Ford Transit-250.

Drivetrain
With somewhat higher torque, the Chevrolet Express 3500 transmits power to its wheels a bit more effectively than the Ford Transit-250.

Handling
The Chevrolet Express 3500 has a significantly larger turning radius than the Ford Transit-250, making it much more difficult to maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Express 3500 is clearly the choice over the Ford Transit-250 for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Express 3500 has a little more horsepower than the Ford Transit-250.

Utility
Soccer Moms and those who need to chauffeur around a lot of people will appreciate the Chevrolet Express 3500 more than the Ford Transit-250, due to its significantly greater seating capacity. The Chevrolet Express 3500 has significantly less cargo capacity than the Ford Transit-250.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Express 3500 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford Transit-250.