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2022 Ford Maverick vs. 2023 GMC Sierra 2500 Review

Picture of the 2022 Ford Maverick

2022 Ford

MSRP*: $20,995 to $26,860
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2023 GMC
Sierra 2500

MSRP*: $42,200 to $73,300
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MPG - City 22 - 42 MPG Info not available
MPG - Hwy 29 - 33 MPG Info not available
Seating Capacity 5 seats 3 - 6 seats
Cargo Space 33.3 ft3 69.5 - 83.5 ft3
  • 191-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 250-hp, 2.0-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 445-hp, 6.6-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
Transmission 8-Speed A/T, Continuously Variable 6-Speed A/T
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive, Front Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 191 - 250 hp 401 hp
Towing Capacity 2,000 lbs 14,500 - 18,500 lbs
Exterior Length 199.7 in 235.5 - 266.1 in
Exterior Width 72.6 in 81.8 - 81.9 in
Leg Room Front 42.8 in
Rear 35.9 - 36.9 in
Front 44.5 in
Rear 35.2 - 43.4 in
Head Room Front 40.3 in
Rear 39.6 in
Front 43.0 - 43.1 in
Rear 39.9 - 40.1 in

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Comparison Review

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 2500 than in the Ford Maverick. The GMC Sierra 2500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Ford Maverick.

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). Clearly, the Ford Maverick is a better financial choice over the GMC Sierra 2500, when considering MSRP.

Since the Ford Maverick is much slimmer than the GMC Sierra 2500, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Ford Maverick, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the GMC Sierra 2500.

The Ford Maverick has a significantly smaller turning radius than the GMC Sierra 2500, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the GMC Sierra 2500 is clearly the choice over the Ford Maverick for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Ford Maverick is clearly outclassed by the GMC Sierra 2500.

The Ford Maverick offers much less torque than the GMC Sierra 2500, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Ford Maverick as you will the GMC Sierra 2500. The GMC Sierra 2500 has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Ford Maverick.

You'll have greater peace of mind with the more generous basic warranty of the Ford Maverick over that of the GMC Sierra 2500.