Ford F-150 vs GMC Sierra 1500

Ford F-150 vs. GMC Sierra 1500

See How the GMC Sierra Stacks up Versus Ford's Popular F-150

Ford F-150 vs. GMC Sierra: Find Out Who Wins Before Driving in Claremont, NH

Don't settle for just any pickup truck. Get the truck that provides the right features you need to complete your heavy-duty tasks. Lebanon Ford has an amazing truck inventory that includes models like the Ford F-150. Read how the Ford F-150 differs from other pickup trucks like the GMC Sierra and visit our dealership in Lebanon to test drive one today.

The Ford F-150 and GMC Sierra equip several engine options to balance efficiency with driving power for heavy lifting and hauling. However, the Ford F-150 has a standard 3.3-liter V6 engine, while the GMC Sierra no longer offers a V6 engine and offers a weaker four-cylinder as the base option. Ford F-150 drivers will get up to 21 miles per gallon, while GMC Sierra drivers will get up to 17 miles per gallon.

The Ford F-150 also features an optional hybrid 3.5-liter V6 engine with an electric motor. The GMC Sierra 1500 does not offer a hybrid powertrain as an option and you'll have to go for an oil-burning diesel model to get the most fuel efficiency.

In terms of towing and payload, the GMC Sierra 1500 can tow up to 13,200 when properly equipped, with a maximum payload of 2,240 pounds. The Ford F-150, however, surpasses the GMC Sierra in both payload and towing capacity. At maximum capacity, the F-150 can hold up to 3,250 pounds of cargo and tow up to 14,000 pounds of cargo for the drive to Plymouth, NH.

Interior and Technology Features

Both trucks features seating for up to six people in the higher trim levels. The Ford F-150 and GMC Sierra 1500 have similar interior space regarding the front legroom, at 43.9 and 44.53 inches, respectively. Where the two diverge, however, is in regards to technology features.

The Ford F-150 features standard smart device connectivity and an available premium sound system for a drive through Lebanon. A GMC Sierra 1500 will offer smart device connectivity and premium sound system at a higher cost.


Moreover, the Ford F-150 features an available navigation system with Adaptive Cruise and Automatic parking as standard and available options. The comparable GMC Sierra trim level does not include either a navigation system or automatic parking with Adaptive Cruise Control and are only add-on options at the highest trim levels.

Safety Features

When it comes to keeping and your passengers safe when driving through Hanover, NH, both Ford F-150 and GMC Sierra 1500 feature a full slate of safety features. While each truck offers safety features that cover a wide range of areas, the safety features for the Ford F-150 are more thorough.

The Ford F-150 features Ford Co-Pilot 360 technology, ensuring you are kept abreast of the world around you. Features like the available Blind-Spot Information System (BLIS), Lane-Keeping System, Pre-Collision with Automatic Emergency Braking all work in unison to deliver you to your destination near Randolph, VT stress-free.

Furthermore, when navigating the outdoors, intuitive features like Hill Descent Control and Auto High-Beam Headlamps help you forge the way ahead. The GMC Sierra offers similar safety features but you have to pay more for the advanced options, which are only available on the most expensive trim levels.

Who Wins?

When it comes down to it, the GMC Sierra is one tough challenger. In the end, though, the Ford F-150 beats where it counts the most; towing, technology, and safety. Feel free to contact the sales team Lebanon Ford to take the winner out for a test drive. We are located in the New London, NH area.

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