2019 Ford F-150 in Cedar Springs

The 2019 Ford F-150 vs. The Chevy Silverado 1500

Comparing the 2019 Ford F-150 vs. The Chevy Silverado 1500 in Cedar Springs

When picking out the right truck for you it is important to consider what you will be using it for most.  Is it going to be a work truck? Or do you look for more off-road capabilities? Or maybe you are drawn to luxury design.  No matter the reason you have decided to buy a truck we can help make the decision easier.  The F-150 is often compared to the Silverado 1500.  Both are capable trucks but there some big differences that are important to be aware of.  We have listed a few of the differences to ensure you decide with 100% confidence.

New Ford F-150 near Sparta

Mechanicals and Capability

If you are in the market for a full-size pickup truck you probably care about the capability.  Both of these trucks offer a variety of powertrain options.  The base engine in the Ford F-150 is a 3.3-liter V6.  It delivers 290 horsepower and 265 pound to feet of torque.  You'll be able to tow up to 5,000 and 7,000 pounds depending on how you have equipped it. The Chevy Silverado features a turbocharged 2.7-liter gas-powered inline-four engine.

2019 Ford F-150 Technology


The exterior of the F-150 features a boxier styling while the Chevy Silverado is more modern.  The interior of both trucks have updated features, but the F-150 is a bit more traditional than the redesigned Chevy Silverado. The F-150 has a wider-looking front end while the new 2019 Silverado 1500 has a boxier front fascia.

When it comes to helpful features the F-150 has outdone itself.  You'll enjoy upgraded features like push-button start, an overhead console, power-adjustable pedals with memory, Pro trailer backup Assist and more! Both trucks feature Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

When it comes to design that is a more personal preference, but if you are looking for versatility and power, the F-150 is a better option.  You can pick from several engines as well as sizes, so you get the perfect truck for your lifestyle. Contact Us today with any questions and we will assist you. We are calling all Sparta truck drivers to test drive the F-150!


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