GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

Woodland Green
VS
Woodland Green

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$32,984 - $37,231
$41,913 - $45,356

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.61 / 5
38 Reviews
4.92 / 5
13 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
355 hp
360 - 445 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
5.3L EcoTec3 V8
E85 FLEXFUEL
Vortec 6.0L Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI E85
PICKUP BOX
6.0L V8 SFI GASEOUS CNG/LPG
DURAMAX 6.6L TURBO

Interior Features

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional

Heated Mirrors

Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Power Mirrors

Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Not Available
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional
Optional

Privacy Glass

Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.27 in.
45.27 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
42.8 in.
42.8 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
40.93 in.
34.63 - 40.93 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.5 in.
38.67 - 40.5 in.

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
61 cu. ft.
61 - 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
Optional
Optional

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Not Available
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Optional

Passengers

Passengers
5 - 6
3 - 6

Driver Lumbar

Driver Lumbar
Not Available
Optional

Exterior Features

Power Folding Mirror

Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Optional

Bed Liner

Bed Liner
Optional
Optional

Running Boards

Running Boards
Optional
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
153 in.
133.6 - 167.7 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
48.6 ft.
45.9 - 56.1 ft.

Width

Width
80 in.
80.12 - 80.51 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
355 hp
360 - 445 hp

Torque

Torque
383 ft. lbs.
380 - 910 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
9100 .lbs
13000 - 14500 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
500 .lbs
500 .lbs

Turbocharged

Turbocharged
Not Available
Optional

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Not Available

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
26 gal.
36 gal.

Combined

Combined
8 - 11 mpg
0 - 0 mpg

City

City
16 mpg
mpg

Highway

Highway
22 mpg
mpg

Overdrive

Overdrive
Not Available
Optional

Safety Features

Tow Hooks

Tow Hooks
Optional
Optional

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System
Optional
Not Available

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Not Available
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
GMC Sierra 1500
Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

Body Style

Body Style
Crew Cab Pickup
Crew Cab Chassis Cab, Crew Cab Pickup, Double Cab Chassis Cab, Double Cab Pickup, Regular Cab Chassis Cab, Regular Cab Pickup

Body Code

Body Code
E63
E63 - ZW9

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Four Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
6
3 - 6

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
3950 lbs.
4400 - 6000 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
3950 lbs.
6200 lbs.

Curb Weight - Front

Curb Weight - Front
3272 lbs.
3272 - 3946 lbs.

Curb Weight - Rear

Curb Weight - Rear
2190 lbs.
2469 - 2743 lbs.

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
18 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
16 mpg.
Not Available

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
22 mpg.
Not Available

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

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
9.8
Not Available

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
7200 lbs.
9300 - 10000 lbs.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
12000 - 15000 lbs.
16600 - 25300 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

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

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

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

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
6100 - 9100 lbs.
9400 - 14500 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
610 - 910 lbs.
940 - 1450 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
9100 lbs.
13000 - 14500 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas V8 - Gas/Ethanol V8
Gas V8
Gas/CNG/Propane V8
Gas/Ethanol V8
Turbocharged Diesel V8

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Direct Injection, Electronic Fuel Injection, Sequential Fuel Injection

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
L83
L5P, L96, LC8

Displacement

Displacement
5.3L/325
6.0L/, 6.0L/366, 6.6L/403

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
MYC
MW7 - MYD

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.00
3.10 - 4.03

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.40
1.81 - 2.36

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.50
1.41 - 1.53

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.20
1.00 - 1.15

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.90
0.71 - 0.85

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.70
0.61 - 0.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.10
3.06 - 4.49

Transfer Case Model

Transfer Case Model
Magna MP1222/5/6 - Magna MP3023/4
Magna MP1222/5/6

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
1.00
1.00

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low

Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
2.69 - 2.72
2.72

Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)

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

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
150, 150/220, 220

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
Yes
Yes

Frame Type

Frame Type
Hydroformed
Hydroformed

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Independent
Independent

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Multi-Leaf

Spring Capacity - Front

Spring Capacity - Front
3950 lbs.
4400 - 6000 lbs.

Spring Capacity - Rear

Spring Capacity - Rear
3950 lbs.
6200 lbs.

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent Driving
Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Semi-floating
Full Floating - Semi Floating

Axle Capacity - Front

Axle Capacity - Front
3950 lbs.
4400 - 6000 lbs.

Axle Capacity - Rear

Axle Capacity - Rear
3950 lbs.
6200 lbs.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front

Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
3.08 - 3.42
3.73 - 4.10

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.08 - 3.42
3.73 - 4.10

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front

Shock Absorber Diameter - Front
46.00 mm.
51.0 mm.

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear

Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear
35.00 mm.
51.0 mm.

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front

Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
1.35 in.
1.31 in.

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
RBZ, RC3, RC5, RI8
QF2, QFC, QGM, QHQ, QWF, QXT

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
RBZ, RC3, RC5, RI8
QF2, QFC, QGM, QHQ, QWF, QXT

Spare Tire Order Code

Spare Tire Order Code
4JQ, RC4, RHM, ZBZ
4GM, ZHQ, ZWF, ZXT

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
LT265/70R17C, P255/70R17, P265/65R18, P265/70R17
LT245/75R17E, LT265/60R20E, LT265/70R17E, LT265/70R18E, LT275/65R18E

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
LT265/70R17C, P255/70R17, P265/65R18, P265/70R17
LT245/75R17E, LT265/60R20E, LT265/70R17E, LT265/70R18E, LT275/65R18E

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
LT265/70R17, P255/70R17, P265/70R17
LT245/75R17E, LT265/70R17E, LT265/70R18E

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 18 x 8.5 in.
17 x 7.5 - 20 x 8.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 x 8.0 - 18 x 8.5 in.
17 x 7.5 - 20 x 8.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
17 in.
17 x 7.5 - 18 x 8.0 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Aluminum - Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Pwr

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
48.6 ft.
45.9 - 56.1 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.00 x 1.18 in.
13.98 x 1.57 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13.60 x 0.79 in.
14.17 x 1.34 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
26 gal.
36.0 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
42.80 in.
42.80 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.27 in.
45.27 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
66.03 in.
64.84 - 66.03 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
60.73 in.
60.73 - 61.22 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
40.50 in.
38.67 - 40.50 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
40.93 in.
34.63 - 40.93 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
65.73 in.
64.33 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
60.27 in.
60.23 - 60.24 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
153.00 in.
133.60 - 167.70 in.

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper

Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
238.90 in.
224.43 - 258.40 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
80.00 in.
80.12 - 80.51 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
73.80 in.
77.76 - 78.27 in.

Front Bumper to Back of Cab

Front Bumper to Back of Cab
150.40 in.
117.10 - 151.10 in.

Cab to Axle

Cab to Axle
41.47 in.
41.26 - 55.24 in.

Ground to Top of Load Floor

Ground to Top of Load Floor
34.1 in.
Not Available

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
8.93 in.
8.78 - 9.72 in.

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
8.93 in.
8.78 - 9.72 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
78.87 in.
78.86 - 97.76 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
64.6 in.
Not Available

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
51.03 in.
51.02 - 51.03 in.

Cargo Box (Area) Height

Cargo Box (Area) Height
21.10 in.
21.10 - 21.22 in.

Cargo Volume

Cargo Volume
61.00 ft³.
61.0 - 76.3 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Sierra
Silverado HD

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Pick-up
Large Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Crew Cab
Crew Cab, Double Cab, Regular Cab

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Crew Cab
Crew Cab - Standard Cab

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
5.3
6.0 - 6.6

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
OHV
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
8
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
2
2 - 4