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

New 2020 Ford F-250

2020 Ford
F-250

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New 2020 GMC Sierra 3500HD

2020 GMC
Sierra 3500HD

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MSRP*
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$34,035 to $84,130
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$37,000 to $66,900
Invoice* $32,334 to $79,657 $35,002 to $62,618
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
Overall Safety Rating** **** Not Tested
Frontal Crash Rating** **** - ***** Not Tested
Side Crash Rating** ***** Not Tested

**Vehicle crash and safety data is provided by NHTSA, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. The NHTSA testing was established by Congress to reduce highway deaths and injuries.

*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
The Ford F-250 offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the GMC Sierra 3500HD. 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). Whether you pick the Ford F-250 or the GMC Sierra 3500HD, it's going to cost you about the same. 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. If you go with the Ford F-250, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Sierra 3500HD.

Drivetrain
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.

Handling
The Ford F-250 has a smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 3500HD, allowing you to more easily get 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.

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 GMC Sierra 3500HD has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Ford F-250.

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