When it comes to assisting you with a full day of work, it’s hard to beat the capabilities and toughness of a full-size pickup. Two outstanding examples of the category are the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the 2019 Ford F-150. But look beyond their similarities and focus on their details side by side. Then the Silverado 1500 stands out.
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2019 Ford F-150
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Number of Trims
395 Horsepower/ 400 lb.-ft of Torque*1
✔ 420 Horsepower/ 460 lb. -ft of Torque*2
Max Conventional Towing Capacity
✔ 13,200 lbs.*3
Max Cargo Bed Capacity
97.6 in at Floor/ 77.4 cu. ft. Volume*5
✔ 98.1 in at Floor/ 81.9 cu. ft. Volume*6
Available Built-In Head Up Display
The Better Choice: Silverado 1500
With more trims to choose from, the 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 gives you a wider range of options, including an engine that generates more horsepower and torque. You’ll also be able to carry more in the cargo bed, which also has a longer floor. Focus on the road while checking how your truck is running by looking at the Head-Up Display.
1.When properly equipped. Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.
2.With available 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine.
3.Max payload on F-150 XL Regular Cab, 8' box, 5.0L V8 4X2, Heavy-Duty Payload Package and 18" heavy-duty wheels (not shown). Max towing on F-150 XL SuperCrew® , 6.5’ box, 3.5L EcoBoost® 4X2, and Max Trailer Tow Package (not shown). Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.
4.Double cab standard box, 4x4. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
5.Silverado Crew Cab Short Box LTZ 2WD with available 5.3L V8 engine and Max Trailering Package. For comparison purposes only. See the Owner’s Manual and the label on the vehicle door jamb for the carrying capacity of a specific vehicle.