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2022 Ford F-250 vs. 2020 GMC Sierra 3500HD Review

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2022 Ford
F-250

MSRP*: $34,950 to $85,285
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Picture of the 2020 GMC Sierra 3500HD

2020 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

MSRP*: $37,000 to $66,900
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Invoice* $33,202 to $80,737 $35,002 to $62,618
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 65.4 - 78.5 ft3 83.5 ft3
Engine V-8 V-8
Transmission Auto Manual Automatic
Drivetrain Four-wheel, Rear-wheel Four-wheel, Rear-wheel
Horsepower 475 hp 445 hp
Towing Capacity 12,300 - 15,000 lbs 14,500 - 20,000 lbs
Exterior Length 231.8 - 266.2 in 235.5 - 266.0 in
Exterior Width 80.0 in 81.8 - 96.6 in
Leg Room Front 43.9 in
Rear 33.5 - 43.6 in
Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Head Room Front 40.8 in
Rear 40.3 - 40.4 in
Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 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
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 3500HD than in the Ford F-250. The GMC Sierra 3500HD 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 Ford F-250 will have less of an impact on your bank account than the GMC Sierra 3500HD. The destination charge is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Ford F-250 will cost more in transportation costs than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Dimensions
Since the Ford F-250 is much slimmer than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. The Ford F-250 is slightly shorter than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, which may make it easier to park.

Handling
The Ford F-250 has a similar turning radius to the GMC Sierra 3500HD, so both should maneuver just as easily in and out of tight spots.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Ford F-250 for pulling heavy loads. The Ford F-250 has a little more horsepower than the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Powertrain
With its lower torque engine, the Ford F-250 doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford F-250 as you will the GMC Sierra 3500HD. The Ford F-250 has a little less cargo capacity than the GMC Sierra 3500HD for hauling material.

Warranty
The Ford F-250 comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the GMC Sierra 3500HD.