Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
MSRP
$55,355
Invoice
$51,481
Average Price Paid
$50,554
2,037 listings nationwide

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
MSRP
$36,700
Invoice
$35,049
Average Price Paid
$33,232
2,030 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
Fair Price
$52,329
Good Price
$49,163
Great Price
$47,353
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
Fair Price
$34,356
Good Price
$32,391
Great Price
$31,268

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$60,870
90 listings nationwide
4 GREAT deals
7 GOOD deals

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$35,945
106 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

Sometimes being a jack-of-all-trades also means being a master of none. Because it has the best towing capacity and best fuel economy among full-size pickups, you would think the Ford ...

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
William Maley Preview:

Full-size pickups like the Chevrolet Silverado 1500 have become very popular, as they're increasingly seen as all-purpose models. The idea of a single vehicle that can haul passengers ...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9
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User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
writes:
In the end it was price verses longevity and dependability. I loved the Ford but Toyota Tacoma cant be beat an...
writes:
Need to get Lariat for leather. XLT seats too firm (uncomfortable). Lariat a lot more money than SLT from GMC....
Value Ranked 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT Crew Cab 4WD better.
"You can get leather buckets that are more comfortable than the Ford XLT cloth, for around the same money"
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writes:
The seats and central console were a bit better than the Ram. I drove a nice optioned XLT 3.5 EB with 10sp tra...
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
writes:
At 6 6 310 lbs I am way too big for this vehicle
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Handling Ranked 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited better.
"easy to handle in town and in traffic thats it."
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Limited worse.
"more room"

Specs

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X2
4X2
Fuel Economy, City
--
17 MPG
16 MPG
18 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
23 MPG
22 MPG
24 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 23 gal 26 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Power
250 hp @ 3,250 RPM
375 hp @ 5,000 RPM
395 hp @ 5,750 RPM
--
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
440 lb-ft @ 1,750 RPM
470 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
400 lb-ft @ 3,850 RPM
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383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
16:1
10:1
10.5:1
11:1
11:1
Displacement
3,000 cc
3,500 cc
5,000 cc
4,300 cc
5,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.64 in x 3.45 in
3.63 in x 3.65 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats Standard --
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Standard --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 43.9 in 45.3 in
Back Legroom 43.6 in 40.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 51.9 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 2,080 lbs 1,840 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 9,000 lbs 5,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 12,700 lbs --
Exterior
Length 231.9 in 230 in
Width 96.8 in 80 in
Height 76.9 in 74.2 in
Wheelbase 145 in 143.5 in
Bed Length 67.1 in 69.3 in

Available Options

2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Blue Jeans Metallic
  • Guard Metallic
  • Magma Red Metallic
  • Oxford White
  • Ruby Red Metallic Tinted Clearcoat
  • Shadow Black
  • Stone Gray
  • White Gold
  • White Platinum Metallic Tri-Coat

Option Packages

  • Aluminum Crossbed Storage Toolbox
  • Hard Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • Soft Folding Tonneau Box Cover
  • Stowable Loading Ramps
  • Electronic Locking with 3.73 Axle Ratio
  • Engine: 3.0L Power Stroke V6 Turbo Diesel B20
  • Engine: 3.5L V6 EcoBoost
  • FX4 Off-Road Package
  • King Ranch Chrome Appearance Package
  • Equipment Group 601A Luxury
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Ford Telematics Powered by Telogis
  • Technology Package
  • Twin Panel Moonroof
  • Max Trailer Tow Package
  • Trailer Tow Package
  • Wheels: 20" Machined-Aluminum
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Red Hot
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Hard Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 with Active Fuel Management, Direct Injection, and Variable Valve Timing
  • LPO, Cat-Back Performance Exhaust
  • Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Step, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Rocker Guard
  • Rally 1 Edition
  • Texas Edition
  • Custom Convenience Package
  • Custom Value Package
  • LPO, Black Pack
  • LPO, Essentials Package
  • LPO, Front Brake Kit - Performance
  • LPO, Street Package
  • Trailering Package
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 cm) 5-Spoke High-Gloss Black Wheels with Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 cm) 6-Spoke Black Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 cm) 6-Spoke Split Chrome Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 cm) 7-Spoke Silver Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 cm) 7-Spoke Silver Wheels with Black Inserts

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