2020 Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado

 
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2020 Ford F-150

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 WT

2020 Chevy Silverado 1500

Time for a new pickup truck? Compare the 2020 Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 with Basil Ford to find out why so many Buffalo-area drivers choose the F-150 for their work site and daily driving demands. We're certain that you'll quickly understand why the new F-150 is a favorable choice, and when you do, get in touch to schedule a test drive in Cheektowaga!

F-150 vs. Silverado: Performance

The 2020 Ford F-150 promises a more powerful base engine than the 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500, and it also provides superior performance across the majority of its engine lineup.

  • Ford F-150 Engines
    • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: 290 hp
    • 2.7L Turbocharged V6: 325 hp
    • 5.0L V8: 395 hp
    • 3.0L Power Stroke® Diesel: 250 hp
    • 3.5L Turbocharged V6: 375 hp
    • High-Output 3.5L Turbocharged V6: 450 hp
  • Chevy Silverado 1500 Engines
    • 4.3L EcoTec3 V6: 285 hp
    • 2.7L Turbocharged Inline-4: 310 hp
    • 5.3L V8: 355 hp
    • 6.2L V8: 420 hp
    • 3.0L Turbo-Diesel: 277 hp
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F-150 vs. Silverado: Fuel Economy

Strong performance often means that trucks sacrifice fuel economy, but that certainly isn't the case with the Ford F-150. Look forward to up to an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway with a gas engine. Meanwhile, the Chevy Silverado 1500's gas mileage EPA estimates top out at 16 mpg city and 21 mpg highway. Why compromise with the Chevy Silverado 1500, when you can have both power and efficiency with the Ford F-150?

F-150 vs. Silverado: Edmunds Rating

Depew-area drivers are likely thinking that since we're a Ford dealership, we may be a little biased toward the Ford F-150. But the experts back up our claims that the F-15 is superior to the Silverado 1500. In fact, Edmunds awarded an overall score of 8.2/10 to the Ford F-150, as compared with 7.2/10 to the Silverado 1500. Other areas where Edmunds scored the Ford truck higher than the Chevy truck include:

  • Driving performance
  • Cargo and utility
  • Interior ergonomics
  • Comfort on the road
  • Value and ownership

Get Behind the Wheel at Basil Ford!

The Ford F-150 clearly is superior to the Chevy Silverado 1500, but how does Ford compare to Chevy overall? Learn more about this long-standing rivalry with Basil Ford! We serve as your go-to for all things Ford in the Amherst area, including details on the F-150 towing capacity and where you can buy Ford F-150 accessories. Schedule a test drive today!

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