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2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD vs. 2022 Ford F-350 Review

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2021 Chevrolet
Silverado 2500HD

MSRP*: $35,300 to $63,300
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2022 Ford
F-350

MSRP*: $36,465 to $88,270
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Invoice* $33,394 to $59,249 $34,641 to $83,527
MPG - City Info not available Info not available
MPG - Hwy Info not available Info not available
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 seats 3 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 69.5 - 83.5 ft3 65.4 - 78.5 ft3
Engine V-8 V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Auto Manual
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 445 hp 475 hp
Towing Capacity 14,500 - 18,500 lbs 12,000 - 21,200 lbs
Exterior Length 235.5 - 266.0 in 231.8 - 266.2 in
Exterior Width 81.8 in 80.0 - 96.0 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
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
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD than the Ford F-350. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD will have less of an impact on your bank account than the Ford F-350. 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 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD and the Ford F-350 have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is much slimmer than the Ford F-350, 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 Silverado 2500HD, which is slightly longer than the Ford F-350.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD has a similar turning radius to the Ford F-350, so both should maneuver just as easily in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD is clearly the choice over the Ford F-350 for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD has a little less horsepower than the Ford F-350.

Powertrain
With somewhat higher torque, the engine of the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD transmits a bit more power to the wheels than the Ford F-350.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD as you will the Ford F-350. The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD has a slightly greater cargo capacity for your lumber or other material than the Ford F-350.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Ford F-350.