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2022 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 vs. 2022 Ford F-250 Review

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2022 Chevrolet
Silverado 2500

MSRP*: $36,300 to $64,300
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2022 Ford
F-250

MSRP*: $35,200 to $85,535
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MPG - City Info not available Info not available
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 seats 2 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 69.5 - 83.5 ft3 65.4 - 78.5 ft3
Engine 445-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel) 430-hp, 7.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel), 475-hp, 6.7-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission 6-Speed A/T 10-Speed A/T, 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 401 hp 385 - 475 hp
Towing Capacity 14,500 - 18,500 lbs 12,300 - 15,000 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.0 in 231.8 - 266.2 in
Exterior Width 81.8 - 81.9 in 80.0 in
Leg Room Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Front 43.9 in
Rear 33.5 - 43.6 in
Head Room Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 40.3 - 40.4 in

*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
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 than the Ford F-250. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 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 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Ford F-250.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 is much wider than the Ford F-250, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. When looking at overall length, the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 takes up about the same amount of space in your garage as the Ford F-250.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 has a smaller turning radius than the Ford F-250, allowing you to more easily get in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 is clearly the choice over the Ford F-250 for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 has a little more horsepower than the Ford F-250.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Ford F-250.

Utility
The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 has less seating than the Ford F-250, making the Ford F-250 the better choice if you often have passengers. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500 has a little less cargo capacity than the Ford F-250 for hauling material.