2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2019 Ford F-150: A Pickup Truck Comparison

2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2019 Ford F-150

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Are you trying to decide which pickup truck is right for you? Do you want to know whether the all-new Chevy Silverado 1500 or the Ford F-150 is the best option for your lifestyle? Our experts here at Libertyville Chevrolet have put together this page to answer these and other questions you may have about these full-size work trucks. This page covers the all-new Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 engine options, towing capacity, cab and bed sizes, and technology,

For the purposes of this truck comparison, we will be looking at the all-new 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ and the Ford F-150 Lariat. The all-new Silverado 1500 LTZ has a starting MSRP of $43,000 and the Ford F-150 Lariat has a starting MSRP of $41,700.

Would you like to learn more about the all-new Silverado 1500? Then check out our all-new Silverado 1500 trims page or see our inventory. If you’re already smitten with the all-new Silverado 1500, you can always schedule a test drive at our Libertyville, IL, location. If you have any further questions, call us at (847) 892-1530 or contact us online.

Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 Engine Options

Both the all-new Silverado 1500 and the Ford F-150 have proven performance and tough capability, but which light duty pickup truck has the specs you need to make your long hauls and short trips? The all-new Chevy Silverado 1500 provides impressive specs with its 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management engine, leaving the Ford F-150 in the dust with its 2.7L EcoBoost® V6. Have a look at the table below to see the engines head-to-head.

Chevy Silverado 1500 LTZ Pickup Truck Ford F-150 Lariat
5.3L EcoTec3 V8 w/ Dynamic Fuel Management Engine 2.7L EcoBoost® V6
17/24 MPG (city/hwy) 20/26
355 HP Horsepower 325 HP
383 lb.-ft. Torque 400 lb.-ft.

2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 Towing Boats

Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 Towing Capacity

The all-new Silverado 1500 LTZ blows the 2019 Ford F-150 Lariat out of the water with its towing capacity of 11,100 lbs. when properly equipped using the LTZ’s standard engine. By comparison, Ford F-150’s Lariat has a maximum towing capacity of 8,500 lbs. So if hauling heavy trailers is your jam, the all-new Silverado 1500 is clearly the better option.

Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 Cab and Bed Sizes

Are you seeking premium comforts with maximum storage space? Then look no further than the all-new Silverado 1500. The 2019 LTZ model comes with three cab and bed configurations, which are listed below.

  • Double Cab, Standard Bed
  • Crew Cab, Short Bed
  • Crew Cab, Standard Bed

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2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 Cab Sizes

Chevy Silverado Dashboard Interior

Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150 Technology

The 2019 F-150 has some similar technology features to the all-new Silverado 1500, such as cruise control and FordPass™ Connect with WiFi®  hotspot. The all-new Silverado 1500 also has cruise control and comes with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot. Our experts believe that the all-new Silverado 1500 has overall better technology features that are more user-friendly. Listed below are just a few of the all-new Silverado 1500 technology options.

  • Bluetooth®
  • Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Plus System with 8″ diagonal HD color touchscreen
  • Keyless Open and Start

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