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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 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
MSRP
$29,000
Invoice
$27,695
Average Price Paid
$27,170
993 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
MSRP
$55,355
Invoice
$51,481
Average Price Paid
$50,554
2,055 listings nationwide

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

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
Fair Price
$27,821
Good Price
$26,159
Great Price
$25,209
2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
Fair Price
$52,329
Good Price
$49,163
Great Price
$47,353

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$30,225
11 listings nationwide

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2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$60,873
88 listings nationwide
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
George Kennedy Test Drive Review:

Once upon a time trucks were simply instruments of work. They were defined only by their utility and sheer size. But times have changed, and as trucks have become family-hauling vehicl...

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 ...

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  • Look and Feel 8
  • Performance 8
  • Form & Function 9
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 9
  • Cost-Effectiveness 7
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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 9
  • Safety 8
  • Cost-Effectiveness 9

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
writes:
SLT good value. Wish there was a little more hp (tow capacity) with out going to the 6.2 that requires premium...
Value Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew 4WD worse.
"You can get leather buckets that are more comfortable than the Ford XLT cloth, for around the same money"
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Power Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew LB 4WD better.
"My son has the F-150 twin turbo v-6 and I have the GMC 5.3, we raced dead heat and he blew me away. "
Handling Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew LB 4WD worse.
"My truck has a better turning radius and drives like a car. "
Front Seats Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew LB 4WD worse.
"They dont wear out as fast as the Fords"
Back Seats Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew LB 4WD worse.
"There is way more room in the F-150 then in my GMC. But I still would buy my GMC all over again."
Family Car Ranked 2018 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew LB 4WD worse.
"Comfort is #1"
2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
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...
writes:
Great truck. Owned four of them. Style isnt that appealing. Reliability maybe not as good as it used to be.
Handling Ranked 2018 Toyota Tundra SR Double Cab 4.6L better.
"Doesnt have very much lean to the drive"
Family Car Ranked 2018 Toyota Tundra SR Double Cab 4.6L better.
"Simplicity. Rear seats more comfortable"

Specs

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base
2018 Ford F-150
King Ranch SuperCrew 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X2
4X2
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
18 MPG
16 MPG
--
17 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
24 MPG
23 MPG
--
23 MPG
22 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 26 gal 23 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Gasoline
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
--
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
250 hp @ 3,250 RPM
375 hp @ 5,000 RPM
395 hp @ 5,750 RPM
Torque
--
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
440 lb-ft @ 1,750 RPM
470 lb-ft @ 3,500 RPM
400 lb-ft @ 3,850 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
11:1
11:1
16:1
10:1
10.5:1
Displacement
4,300 cc
5,300 cc
3,000 cc
3,500 cc
5,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.92 in x 3.62 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.31 in x 3.54 in
3.64 in x 3.45 in
3.63 in x 3.65 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
Side Pole Driver 4 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Leather Seats -- Standard
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows -- Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 3 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.3 in 43.9 in
Back Legroom -- 43.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- 51.9 cu ft
Maximum Payload 1,960 lbs 2,080 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 6,000 lbs 9,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 8,900 lbs 12,700 lbs
Exterior
Length 205.6 in 231.9 in
Width 80 in 96.8 in
Height 74 in 76.9 in
Wheelbase 119 in 145 in
Bed Length 78.9 in 67.1 in

Available Options

2018 GMC Sierra 1500
Base

Exterior Colors

  • Cardinal Red
  • Dark Slate Metallic
  • Deep Mahogany Metallic
  • Onyx Black
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Stone Blue Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Soft Folding Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Vinyl Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L EcoTec3 V8, with Active Fuel Management, Direct Injection
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 4" Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Step, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Steps, 4" Round
  • LPO, Essentials Package
  • Sierra Convenience Package
  • Trailering Equipment
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

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