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2020 Nissan Frontier vs. 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Review

New 2020 Nissan Frontier

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New 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

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Silverado 1500

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$26,790 to $37,490
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$28,500 to $57,100
Invoice* $25,862 to $35,387 $27,389 to $53,731
MPG - City 17 - 18 15 - 20
MPG - Hwy 23 - 24 20 - 24
Engine(s) V-6 Inline-4, V-6, V-8
Seating Capacity 4 - 5 3 - 6
Basic Warranty 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating** **** ****
Frontal Crash Rating** *** ****
Side Crash Rating** ***** *****

**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

Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 than in the Nissan Frontier. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Nissan Frontier.

You'll be making about the same number of stops at the gas station with the Nissan Frontier as you will with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, as they can travel a similar number of miles on a tank of gas.

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 Nissan Frontier is a better financial choice over the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Nissan Frontier carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

Since the Nissan Frontier is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Nissan Frontier, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

With its lower torque engine, the Nissan Frontier doesn't do as good a job transmitting horsepower to its wheels as the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

The Nissan Frontier has a smaller turning radius than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, allowing you to more easily get in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is clearly the choice over the Nissan Frontier for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Nissan Frontier is clearly outclassed by the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.

The Nissan Frontier has less seating than the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, making the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 the better choice if you often have passengers. The Chevrolet Silverado 1500 has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Nissan Frontier.

The Nissan Frontier comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.