Ford F-150 vs Chevy Silverado near Orlando

 2017 Ford F-150 2017 Chevy Silverado




2017 The Ford F-150 Against the 2017 Chevy Silverado

Looking for a new pickup truck can be an intense, extensive process that takes you to multiple websites and multiple dealerships throughout Winter Park, Maitland, Sanford, Casselberry, Altamonte Springs and Orlando in search for the perfect one. Well, we at Peacock Ford believe that your car-buying process should be as easy as possible, so we want to help save you a day going to another dealership and compare two pickup trucks side-by-side right here: The Ford F-150 and the Chevy Silverado. Considering the multitude of trims, cabin options and other features available on both models, we will be comparing two of the lower trims: The F-150 XL SuperCrew and the Silverado 1500 LS Crew Cab.


Probably one of the most important aspects to buying a car, and always the deal maker or breaker, the cost of each vehicle comes first. Regarding MSRP and Invoice, the Ford F-150 sits almost $3,000 less than the Silverado. The Ford F-150 also has a lower average cost per mile than the Silverado and has a five-year True Cost of Ownership over $4,000 less than the Silverado. Over those first five years, the F-150's Depreciation, Taxes and Fees, Financing, and Fuel are also lower than that of the Silverado.


Power-wise, the F-150's 2.7-liter V6 Turbo engine gets 325 horsepower and 375 pounds of torque while the Silverado's 4.3-liter V6 which gets 285 horsepower and 305 pounds of torque. The F-150 also gets better fuel economy than the Silverado.

When put to the test, the Silverado can carry a maximum payload 100 pounds heavier than the F-150, but the F-150 has a maximum towing capacity 1,500 pounds more than the Silverado.

Interior Features

Inside, these trucks go head to head offering many of the same amenities for entertainment, comfort, and safety, as well as the same dimensions, with the F-150 offering more hip room in both the front and rear rows. Ford also has more interior color options than the Silverado.

Come Visit Our Maitland Dealership Today

While we can tell you how the F-150 is the better buy, the only way you can really know if it's right for you is by sitting in the driver's seat yourself. So, come by our dealership for a test drive today. We proudly sell and service Fords to the drivers of Orlando, Maitland, Winter Park, Sanford, Casselberry, and Altamonte Springs.

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