2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2020 Ford F-150

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs 202 Ford F-150

2020 Chevy Silverado 1500


2020 Ford F-150
$28,500 MSRP

Starting MSRP

$28,745 MSRP


23 MPG city/33 MPG highway

Fuel Economy

16 MPG city/22 MPG highway
13,400 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

13,200 pounds

Maximum Passenger


Teen Driver Technology


Are you in need of a full-size pickup truck that can handle all of your jobs in Gardendale? When it comes to comparing 2020 Ford F-150 vs. 2020 Chevy Silverado, both trucks offer top-rated performance features, safety features, and towing capabilities that will help you tackle any large task. While both vehicles pack a lot of power, Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc. will walk you through Chevy vs. Ford differences so you can narrow down which truck is your perfect match. 

2020 Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Performance Features

When you’re considering which pickup truck suits your needs best, you probably want something that packs a lot of power. Offering six engine choices to choose from, check out the available engine options from the Silverado 1500 and F-150:

Chevy Silverado 1500 Engines

  • 277-hp 3.0L Duramax 3.0L I-6 (diesel)
  • 310-hp 2.7L I-4 (gas)
  • 5.3L V-8 (gas) with active fuel management
  • 5.3L V-8 (gas) with dynamic fuel management
  • 420-hp 6.2L V-8 (gas)
  • Standard 285-hp 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 with active fuel management (gas)

Ford F-150 XLT Engines

  • 375-hp 3.5L EcoBoost® V-6 (gas)
  • 3.0L Power Stroke® (diesel)
  • High Output 3.5L EcoBoost® (gas)
  • 325-hp 2.7L Turbocharged EcoBoost® (gas)
  • 395-hp 5.0L V-8 (gas)
  • Standard 290-hp 3.3L TI-VCT V6

2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Towing and Hauling Capabilities 

Do you need a full-size pickup truck that has a lot of towing power? In terms of towing and hauling capabilities of the Chevy Silverado 1500 vs F-150, the new Silverado 1500 can tow a whopping 13,400 pounds! Whereas, the Ford F-150 comes in just a little shy at 13,200 pounds. Here’s what else you can expect from the Silverado 1500:

  • Standard Trailering Package: This package makes towing a breeze with a 2-inch receiver and a hitch platform, an automatic locking rear differential, a 4-pin connector, and a 7-wire harness with a 7-way sealed connector.
  • Available Max Trailering Package: Offering additional components like revised shock tuning and upgraded rear springs, you can take your Silverado 1500 towing to the next level.
  • Available Towing Mirrors: Navigate Hoover roads easier while towing with available towing mirrors.

2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Interior Dimensions 

If you need a truck with more headroom and legroom, the Chevy Silverado will offer you a more comfortable ride. Here’s how else the Silverado 1500 vs. F-150 compare inside: 

Chevy Silverado Interior Dimensions

  • Legroom: 44.5 inches
  • Headroom: 43 inches
  • Hip room: 61.2 inches
  • Shoulder room: 66.1 inches

Ford F-150 Interior Dimensions

  • Legroom: 43.9 inches
  • Headroom: 40.8 inches
  • Hip room: 62.5 inches
  • Shoulder room: 66.7 inches

2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Safety Features 

If you have a teen driver who will be taking your vehicle out on Bessemer streets, the Chevy Silverado 1500 features Teen Driver Technology. This innovative technology will help you set limits on things like vehicle speed, audio volume, and more. While this safety feature specific to the new Silverado, both the 1500 and F-150 do share similar safety-enhancing features and driver-assist features. 

Test Drive the 2020 Chevy Silverado at Edwards Chevrolet Co., Inc. Today!

Have you decided between the Silverado 1500 vs. F-150? Browse our new Silverado 1500 inventory to find the trim level that best suits your lifestyle. Once you’re ready to secure that model, take advantage of our online tools, such as our finance application to get approved for financing without ever leaving the comfort of your own home. Contact us if you have any additional questions along the way, or want to visit the dealership to arrange a test drive!

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