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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2020 Ford F-350 Review

New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2020 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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New 2020 Ford F-350

2020 Ford
F-350

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MSRP*
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$35,800 to $64,200
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$35,550 to $87,110
Invoice* $33,867 to $60,091 $33,772 to $82,443
MPG - City N/A N/A
MPG - Hwy N/A N/A
Engine(s) V-8 V-8
Seating Capacity 3 - 6 3 - 6
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
Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford F-350 than in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. The Chevrolet Silverado 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). When looking only at MSRP, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 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. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD costs less to deliver to the dealership than the Ford F-350.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the Ford F-350, 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 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, which is slightly longer than the Ford F-350.

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

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD 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 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Ford F-350 for pulling heavy loads. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a little less horsepower 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 3500HD as you will the Ford F-350. You'll be able to haul more material in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD than the Ford F-350, due to its significantly greater cargo capacity.

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