Ford F-150 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Stone Gray
VS
Woodland Green

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$21,407 - $26,170
$21,314 - $24,619

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
250 - 395 hp
285 - 355 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.3L V6 PDFI
2.7L V6 EcoBoost
5.0L V8
3.5L V6 ECOBOOST
4.3L FlexFuel EcoTec3 V6
5.3L EcoTec3 V8
PICKUP BOX
E85 FLEXFUEL

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Not Available

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional
Not Available

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Not Available

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional

Driver Restriction Features

Driver Restriction Features
Optional
Not Available

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.9 in.
45.27 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.8 in.
42.4 - 42.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
33.5 - 43.6 in.
34.63 - 40.93 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.3 - 40.4 in.
38.67 - 40.5 in.

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
52.8 - 77.4 cu. ft.
53.4 - 76.3 cu. ft.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Satellite Radio

Satellite Radio
Optional
Optional

WiFi Hotspot

WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

CD Player

CD Player
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
3 - 6
3 - 6

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Optional
Not Available

Exterior Features

Bed Liner

Bed Liner
Optional
Optional

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122 - 163 in.
119 - 153 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
40.7 - 53 ft.
40 - 48.6 ft.

Width

Width
79.9 in.
80 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
250 - 395 hp
285 - 355 hp

Torque

Torque
265 - 470 ft. lbs.
305 - 383 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
5000 - 7000 .lbs
8600 - 11100 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
500 - 700 .lbs
500 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Optional
Not Available

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional

Performance Tires

Performance Tires
Optional
Optional

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
23 - 36 gal.
26 - 34 gal.

Combined

Combined
18 - 24 mpg
17 - 22 mpg

City

City
16 - 20 mpg
15 - 18 mpg

Highway

Highway
22 - 25 mpg
19 - 24 mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode
Optional
Not Available

Safety Features

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks
Not Available
Optional

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Optional

Rear Parking Sensors

Rear Parking Sensors
Optional
Not Available

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford F-150
Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Body Style

Body Style
Regular Cab Styleside, SuperCab Styleside, SuperCrew Cab Styleside
Crew Cab Pickup, Double Cab Pickup, Regular Cab Chassis Cab, Regular Cab Pickup

Body Code

Body Code
T
E63 - ZW9

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
3, 5, 6
3 - 6

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3000 - 3680 lbs.
3200 - 3950 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
3350 - 3800 lbs.
3800 - 4100 lbs.

Curb Weight - Front

Curb Weight - Front
2382 - 2983 lbs.
2660 - 3272 lbs.

Curb Weight - Rear

Curb Weight - Rear
1687 - 2016 lbs.
1856 - 2190 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
6070 - 7850 lbs.
6500 - 7200 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 - 22 mpg.
17 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 - 20 mpg.
15 - 18 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 - 26 mpg.
19 - 24 mpg.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
9400 - 12400 lbs.
11000 - 15000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 - 7000 lbs.
5000 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 - 700 lbs.
500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
5000 - 7000 lbs.
5500 - 9800 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
500 - 700 lbs.
550 - 980 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
5000 - 7000 lbs.
8600 - 11100 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
991, 995, 99B, 99G, 99P
L83 - LV3

Engine Type

Engine Type
Intercooled Turbo Diesel V-6
Regular Unleaded V-6
Regular Unleaded V-8
Twin Turbo Regular Unleaded V-6
Gas V8
Gas/Ethanol V6
Gas/Ethanol V8

Displacement

Displacement
2.7 L/164, 3.0 L, 3.3 L, 3.5 L/213, 5.0 L/302
4.3L/262 - 5.3L/325

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Injection - Port/Direct Injection
Direct Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
446 - 44G
MYC

Trans Type

Trans Type
6 - 10
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.17 - 4.70
4.03

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.34 - 2.98
2.36

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52 - 2.15
1.53

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.14 - 1.77
1.15

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86 - 1.52
0.85

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69 - 1.27
0.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.40 - 4.87
3.06

Trans PTO Access

Trans PTO Access
No
Not Available

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Electronic - None
Magna MP1222/5/6 - Magna MP3023/4

Transfer Case Power Take Off

Transfer Case Power Take Off
No
Not Available

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
610
720 - 730

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
610
730

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.0, 8.4, 8.8, 9.3, 9.8
8.8, 9.3, 9.8, 10.3

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
200 - 240
150 - 170

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
None
Yes

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Double Wishbone
Independent

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf
2-Stage Multi-Leaf

Spring Capacity - Front

Spring Capacity - Front
3000 - 3680 lbs.
3200 - 3950 lbs.

Spring Capacity - Rear

Spring Capacity - Rear
3350 - 3800 lbs.
3800 - 3950 lbs.

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Independent - Semi-Floating

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle
Semi-Floating

Axle Capacity - Front

Axle Capacity - Front
3750 lbs.
3200 - 3950 lbs.

Axle Capacity - Rear

Axle Capacity - Rear
4800 lbs.
3800 - 3950 lbs.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.15, 3.31, 3.55, 3.73
3.08 - 3.42

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.15, 3.31, 3.55, 3.73
3.08, 3.23, 3.42

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
T22, T2P, T7C, T8C
QXT, RBZ, RC3, RC5, RC7, RI8

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
T22, T2P, T7C, T8C
QXT, RBZ, RC3, RC5, RC7, RI8

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
T22 - T2P
4JQ, RC4, RHM, ZBZ, ZXT

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
LT245/70SR17, LT275/65SR18, P245/70SR17, P265/70SR17, P275/55SR20
LT265/70R17C, LT265/70R17E, P255/70R17, P265/65R18, P265/70R17, P275/55R20

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
LT245/70SR17, LT275/65SR18, P245/70SR17, P265/70SR17, P275/55SR20
LT265/70R17C, LT265/70R17E, P255/70R17, P265/65R18, P265/70R17, P275/55R20

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
LT265/70R17, LT265/70R17E, P255/70R17, P265/70R17

Front Tire Capacity

Front Tire Capacity
3650 - 4044 lbs.
Not Available

Rear Tire Capacity

Rear Tire Capacity
4050 - 4550 lbs.
Not Available

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 20 X 8.5 in.
17 x 8.0 - 20 x 9.0 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 X 7.5 - 20 X 8.5 in.
17 x 8.0 - 20 x 9.0 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
17 - 17 x 7.0 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Electric Rack & Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.7 - 53 ft.
40.0 - 48.6 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Brake ABS System (Second Line)

Brake ABS System (Second Line)
4-Wheel
Not Available

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.8 in.
13.0 x 1.18 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.7 in.
13.6 x 0.79 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
23 - 36 gal.
26 - 34 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.8 in.
42.40 - 42.80 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
43.9 in.
45.27 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
66.7 in.
65.93 - 66.03 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
62.5 in.
60.73 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.3 - 40.4 in.
38.67 - 40.50 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
33.5 - 43.6 in.
34.63 - 40.93 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
65.8 - 65.9 in.
65.73 - 65.80 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
64.7 in.
60.23 - 60.27 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
122 - 163 in.
119.0 - 153.0 in.

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
209.3 - 250.5 in.
205.57 - 239.57 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.9 in.
80.0 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
75.1 - 77.3 in.
73.50 - 74.17 in.

Overhang, Front

Overhang, Front
37.8 in.
Not Available

Ground to Top of Load Floor

Ground to Top of Load Floor
34 - 36.9 in.
34.1 - 36.3 in.

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
8.4 - 9.4 in.
8.23 - 8.97 in.

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
8.4 - 9.4 in.
8.23 - 8.97 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
66 - 96 in.
69.33 - 97.77 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
65.2 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
65.2 in.
64.6 - 64.9 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
50.6 in.
51.03 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
21.4 in.
21.10 - 21.23 in.

Tailgate Width

Tailgate Width
60.3 in.
62.2 in.

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
52.8 - 77.4 ft³.
53.4 - 76.3 ft³.

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)

Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Not Available

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)

Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
Not Available

Model Group

Model Group
F-Series Pickups
Silverado

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Pick-up
Large Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Regular Cab, SuperCab, SuperCrew Cab
Crew Cab, Double Cab, Regular Cab

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Crew Cab, Extended Cab, Standard Cab
Crew Cab - Standard Cab

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.7, 3.0, 3.3, 3.5, 5.0
4.3 - 5.3

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum - iron
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
6 - 8
6 - 8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2