2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500

2019 Ford F-150 Tan


2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 Black

Silverado 1500


2019 Ford F-150


2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500




20 mpg city/26 mpg highway

Fuel Economy

15 mpg city/25 mpg highway

3.3L Ti-VCT V6

Base Engine

4.3L EcoTec3 V6

290 hp

Base Horsepower

285 hp

12,750 lbsMax Towing

  12,200 lbs


Compare the 2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 if you're in the market for a versatile pickup truck to drive around O'Fallon. In doing so, you'll quickly discover that the F-150 generates more power, proves more fuel efficient, and comes with a more affordable sticker price. Connect with Auffenberg Ford O'Fallon to schedule a test drive of the 2019 Ford F-150, but first, learn more about how these pickups compare.

F-150 vs. Silverado: Performance

Browse the new F-150 inventory, and you'll encounter a more powerful base engine than the Chevy Silverado 1500, despite being smaller in size.

  • 2019 Ford F-150 Base Engine
    • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6
    • 290 hp
    • 6- or 10-speed automatic smooth-shifting transmission
  • 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 Base Engine
    • 4.3L EcoTec3 V6
    • 285 hp
    • 6-speed automatic transmission

F-150 vs. Silverado: Efficiency

The F-150 is more powerful than the Silverado, and it also allows O'Fallon drivers to get around more efficiently, too. Expect an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway* from the introductory F-150 engine, while the base Silverado engine manages just an EPA-estimated 15 mpg city and 25 mpg highway.

F-150 vs. Silverado: Feature Offerings

The entry-level Ford F-150 costs less than the Chevy Silverado 1500, and it also offers more features from the start. Take the F-150's rearview camera with dynamic hitch assist as a prime example. The base Silverado offers a rearview camera, too, but it doesn't facilitate smooth connections with trailers the way the F-150 does.

In addition, the F-150 offers the following features that aren't available on the Silverado:

  • Curve Control
  • SOS Post-Crash Alert System
  • SiriusXM® Satellite Radio
  • Pre-Collision Assist with Automatic Emergency Braking

F-150 vs. Silverado: Reviews

As you make your decision of whether to drive the Chevy or Silverado pickup, consider what the experts have to say. Industry experts like Edmunds and U.S. News give F-150 a slight edge. It earns 8.8/10 from U.S. News, and 8.1/10 from Edmunds, as compared with the Silverado's scores 8.7/10 and 7.2/10, respectively.

Learn More about the F-150 at Auffenberg Ford O'Fallon!

It's clear that the Ford F-150 comes out ahead of the Chevy Silverado 1500 no matter which F-150 trims you choose. Experience its advantages for yourself with a test drive at Auffenberg Ford O'Fallon! Get in touch to plan your visit, and check out our new vehicle specials before heading our way.

Looking for a smaller pickup truck? Compare the Ford Ranger vs. Chevy Colorado. Need to go off-road? Weigh the F-150 Raptor against the Ram Rebel.

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