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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD vs. 2020 GMC Sierra 2500HD Review

New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

2020 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

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New 2020 GMC Sierra 2500HD

2020 GMC
Sierra 2500HD

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MSRP*
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$35,800 to $64,200
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$35,800 to $64,500
Invoice* $33,867 to $60,091 $33,867 to $60,372
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 GMC Sierra 2500HD than in the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. As far as headroom and legroom go, there's not much difference between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

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 GMC Sierra 2500HD. 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 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 2500HD have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is much wider than the GMC Sierra 2500HD, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 2500HD, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 2500HD are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 2500HD, allowing you to more easily get in and out of tight spots.

Performance
When considering towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is clearly the choice over the GMC Sierra 2500HD for pulling heavy loads. In terms of horsepower, it's a virtual tie between the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

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 GMC Sierra 2500HD. You'll be able to fit about the same amount of lumber or gardening supplies into the bed of the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD as you will with the GMC Sierra 2500HD.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 2500HD.