2020 Ford F-150 vs 2020 Chevy Silverado
2020 Ford F-150 2020 Chevy Silverado
Horsepower
  290 285
MPG (City/Hwy)
  19/25 16/21
Ground Clearance
  8.8 in. 8.2 in.

2020 Ford F-150 vs 2020 Chevy Silverado

Serving Charlotte, NC

The Ford F-150 and the Chevrolet Silverado are two of the best selling pickup trucks. As the top-selling pickup trucks, both the F-150 and Silverado have appeal to consumers due to many features such as a spacious cabin, a massive cargo space, and high performance. They also have an abundance of technology and safety features as well. While they have plenty of quality features, the F-150 and the Silverado have vital differences that make them stand out. The Ford F-150 has proven to stand out in features such as performance, fuel economy, and safety.

Performance

The performance of the Ford F-150 has a slight advantage compared to the Chevy Silverado. With three engine options, the F-150 has a variety of engines that you can choose when looking to purchase a pickup truck. It has two V6 engine options and a V8 engine, as well. One of its options is a 2.7-liter V6 engine that has 325 horsepower. It also has a 3.3-liter V6 engine that has 290 horsepower, and the V8 engine comes in at 5-liters and 395 horsepower. The total torque of the Ford F-150 is about 265 pounds. For the Chevy Silverado, only has two engine options available. The first engine option available is the 4.3-liter V6, which has 285 horsepower. The Silverado also has a 5.3-liter V8 engine option that comes in at 355 horsepower. While it has less horsepower than the Ford F-150, the Silverado has considerably more torque at 305 pounds. Despite having less torque than the Silverado, the F-150 is the preferred option when it comes to performance due to the higher horsepower and more engine options.

Fuel Economy

Whenever a consumer looks to purchase a vehicle, the fuel economy is one of the most important criteria that they consider. With pickup trucks, the fuel economy is lower than many other types of vehicles. However, the Ford F-150 and the Chevy Silverado offer some of the best fuel economy in the class. While both provide an excellent fuel economy for pickup trucks, the Ford F-150 has an advantage over the Silverado in this category. The Ford F-150 has an average of 23 miles per gallon, while the Silverado has averaged a little over 20 miles per gallon. With the Ford F-150, the vehicle has 20 miles in the city and 26 miles on the highway while the Silverado has 19 miles in the city and 22 miles on the highway.

Safety

Anytime a person looks to purchase a vehicle, safety is another one of the most critical factors to evaluate. Fortunately for consumers, both the Ford F-150 and the Chevy Silverado have some of the top safety features in the class. While both trucks offer plenty of safety features, the Ford F-150 scores higher in all of the major crash tests. As a result, the F-150 is a safer vehicle to own. Along with scoring higher on all of the major crash tests, the Ford F-150 also has all of the standard safety features that come with all other types of vehicles. As a result, the Ford F-150 is the truck to get if safety is one of your top priorities.

Come to Town and Country Ford and see what's new in the 2020 Ford F-150. Please be sure to contact our Ford sales team to schedule a test drive today! We promise you will not be disappointed with the all-new Ford F-150.