THE 2016 FORD F-150 VS. THE 2016 CHEVROLET SILVERADO 1500
The Ford F-150 just can’t catch a break. No sooner does Ford release the latest aluminum-bodied version of their quintessential pickup then Chevrolet revamps their famous Silverado to compete. Both of these full-sized pickups are brimming with power, luxury, and technology – so which one is best?
Jerry Ford pits these two famous pickups against one another so that customers across Hinton, Edson, Jasper, Grande Cache, and Whitecourt can make the most informed decision.
HOW THEY STACK UP
2017 FORD F-150
2016 CHEVY SILVERADO 1500
|12,200 pounds||Max Towing Capacity||12,000lbs|
|3,270 pounds||Max Payload||2260lbs|
|4||# of Engine Choices||3|
|Yes (8-inch)||Available Touchscreen?||Yes (8-inch)|
|Yes (360 degree)||Camera?||Yes (rearview only)|
|Yes||Stowable Loading Ramps?||No|
|Yes||Automatic Trailer Reversing?||No|
|Yes||IIHS 2016 Top Safety Pick?||No|
Given how well both of these truck perform, neither one could truly be called a ‘loser’. However, there are no participation medals in this race, so only one can be crowned winner. And that winner is the 2016 Ford F-150! Its combination of superior payload capacity, driver-friendly technology, and convenience features mean the Silverado just can’t keep up.
To learn more about the 2016 Ford F-150, or to test one for yourself, come down to Jerry Ford in Edson, Alberta. We carry plenty of brand-new F-Series pickups for your consideration!