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2018 Ford F-150 vs 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2018 ford f-150 and 2018 chevrolet silverado 1500 side by side

Drivers in the market for a new truck expect a lot these days as a result of the number of impressive models across the crowded field.

Fortunately for shoppers, the 2018 Ford F-150 offers multiple engine options and trim levels, as well as a host of standard and available safety technology and interior convenience features. In addition to the high-tech and comfortable interior, the new Ford F-150 offers a number of best-in-class capabilities, including best-in-class maximum towing and hauling. 

Keep reading to see how the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 compare to each other!



2018 Ford F-150

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2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

$27,380 Starting MSRP $28,285
6 / 5 Trim Levels / Engine Options 3 / 6
Up to 20 City / 26 Highway mpg Fuel Economy Up to 18 City / 24 Highway mpg
13,200 pounds / 3,270 pounds Maximum Towing Capacity / Payload 12,500 pounds / 2,250 pounds

2018 Ford F-150 Specs and Features

While both the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 are two of the most popular pickup trucks on the market, there are still quite a number of differences drivers will find, starting first with the price. Shoppers can grab a base model F-150 for about $1,000 less than the Silverado 1500.

The main differences between the two pickup trucks are related to power and performance. The 2018 Ford F-150 offers a greater maximum available payload capacity (3,270 pounds vs 2,250 pounds), maximum available towing capacity (13,200 pounds vs 12,500 pounds) and maximum hauling (3,270 pounds vs. 2,250 pounds) than the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500. Those with power in mind will find the most powerful engine option with the Ford F-150. The available 450-horsepower EcoBoost® engine of the F-150 is more powerful than any engine offered in the 2018 Silverado 1500.

In addition to power and capability, the new 2018 Ford F-150 also offers drivers better fuel efficiency! Compare the base trim level of the Ford F-150 and the Chevy Silverado 1500 and you'll find the F-150 is once again the winner! (19 city/25 highway mpg vs 18 city/24 highway mpg).

Schedule a test drive of the new 2018 Ford F-150 at Foothills Ford today!