Silverado vs. F-150

2021 Chevy Silverado 1500


2021 Ford F-150


8 trims/34 configurations


6 trims/42 configurations
13,300 pounds (with EcoTec3 engine)

Towing Capacity

12,000 pounds (with PowerBoost® engine)
2 to 6

Passenger Capacity

3 to 6

Teen Driver Technology


2021 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2021 Ford F-150

Year after year, Rogers drivers turn to two truck brands for both work and play in the Monticello area: the Chevy Silverado 1500 vs Ford F-150. Both of these full-size light-duty trucks have legendary histories of being able to withstand everything Buffalo roads can throw at them, all while staying up to date with new driver technology and comfort amenities. Which one best suits your needs now — Chevy vs. Ford?

Have questions along the way about either Chevy or Ford? Don’t hesitate to contact us here at Cornerstone Chevrolet!

Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Power

Light-duty trucks are known for having the right amount of power — not so much that they’re inefficient, but enough to make towing and hauling gear through Buffalo a cinch. In Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado, both have plenty of engine options that it’s easy to get the right amount of power, whichever you choose. Here are your Chevy vs. Ford engine options:

Chevy Silverado 1500 Engines

  • Standard 285-hp 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 with Active Fuel Management™ (gas)
  • 277-hp 3.0L Duramax 3.0L I-6 (diesel)
  • 310-hp 2.7L I-4 (gas)
  • 355-hp 5.3L V-8 (gas) with Active Fuel Management™
  • 355-hp 5.3L V-8 (gas) with Dynamic Fuel Management™
  • 420-hp 6.2L EcoTec3 V-8 with Dynamic Fuel Management™ (gas)

Ford F-150 Engines

  • Standard 290-hp 3.3L TI-VCT V6
  • 400-hp 3.5L EcoBoost® V-6 (gas)
  • 250-hp 3.0L Power Stroke® (diesel)
  • 430-hp PowerBoost® V6 (full hybrid)
  • 325-hp 2.7L Turbocharged EcoBoost® (gas)
  • 400-hp 5.0L V-8 (gas)

Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Towing Capacities

With all those engine options, there’s definitely some towing power between Chevy vs. Ford. The Chevy Silverado 1500 is equipped with their most powerful engines, the Ford F-150 and Silverado 1500 can tow 12,000 pounds and 13,300 pounds*, respectively. Both trucks also provide plenty of towing-enhancement features. On the Silverado 1500 you’ll find:

  • Standard Trailering Package: 2-inch receiver, hitch platform, automatic locking rear differential, a 4-pin connector, and a 7-wire harness with a 7-way sealed connector
  • Available Max Trailering Package: revised shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and more.
  • Available Towing Mirrors

For more towing accessories our parts department is happy to help!

Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Interior Dimensions

Both Ford F-150 vs. Silverado 1500 are similar in size, but the Silverado offers just a bit more space in its interior. Here’s how else the Silverado 1500 vs. F-150 compare inside:

Chevy Silverado Interior Dimensions

  • Front Legroom: 44.5 inches
  • Front Headroom: 43.1 inches
  • Front Hip Room: 60.9 inches
  • Front Shoulder Room: 66.1 inches

Ford F-150 Interior Dimensions

  • Front Legroom: 43.9 inches
  • Front Headroom: 40.8 inches
  • Front Hip Room: 62.5 inches
  • Front Shoulder Room: 66.7 inches

Experience the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado in St Cloud

Have you decided if you prefer the Ford F-150 or Chevy Silverado? If the Silverado is your favorite, check out our Silverado 1500 inventory, then join us at Cornerstone Chevrolet for a test drive! If you prefer the F-150, contact our sister dealership, Cornerstone Ford.

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*Requires Silverado 1500 Double Cab Standard Bed RST 4×4 with available 6.2L V8 engine, Max Trailering Package and 20-inch wheels. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.
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