2020 Ford F-150

2020 Ford F-150

2020 Chevy Silverado

2020 Chevy Silverado

2020 Chevy Silverado vs. 2020 Ford F-150

2020 Ford F-150


2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

20 mpg city/26 mpg highway

Fuel Economy

15 mpg city/20 mpg highway
3.3L Ti-VCT V6

Base Engine

4.3L EcoTec3 V6
290 hp

Base Horsepower

285 hp

Edmunds Rating


Looking for a new pickup truck to drive around Glenwood Springs? No matter your driving demands, the Columbine Ford team believes you’ll find the 2020 Ford F-150 more suitable than the 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500. That’s because it can drive farther on a tank of gas and generate more power. Plus, the F-150 has received top reviews from the experts. Learn more with this comparison!

F-150 vs. Silverado: Performance

Across the lineup, the new F-150 proves itself a stronger performer than the new Silverado 1500. They both have multiple engines from which to choose, but the F-150 gas powertrains pack more power.

  • Ford F-150 Engines
    • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: 290 hp
    • 2.7L Turbocharged V6: 325 hp
    • 5.0L V8: 395 hp
    • 3.5L Turbocharged V6: 375 hp
    • High-Output 3.5L Turbocharged V6: 450 hp
  • Chevy Silverado 1500 Engines
    • 4.3L EcoTec3 V6: 285 hp
    • 2.7L Turbocharged Inline-4: 310 hp
    • 5.3L V8: 355 hp
    • 6.2L V8: 420 hp
2020 Ford F-150 at jobsite

F-150 vs. Silverado: Fuel Economy

Not only is the Ford F-150 a stronger performer than the Chevy Silverado 1500, but it also achieves superior mpg ratings than the competition. Expect up to an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 26 mpg highway with a gas engine, as compared with the Silverado 1500’s EPA-estimated 15 mpg city and 20 mpg highway.

F-150 vs. Silverado: Edmunds Ratings

We understand that as a Ford dealership, Columbine Ford may be a bit biased in determining which pickup is best. However, the fact that Edmunds praises the F-150 so highly should speak to its superiority over the Chevy Silverado 1500. In fact, Edmunds awarded an overall score of 8.2/10 to the Ford F-150, as compared with 7.2/10 to the Silverado 1500. Other areas where Edmunds scored the Ford truck higher than the Chevy truck include:

  • Driving performance
  • Comfort on the road
  • Interior ergonomics
  • Cargo and utility
  • Value and ownership

Get Behind the Wheel of the F-150 at Columbine Ford!

As you continue to compare the Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 reliability and other factors, make your way from Craig to Columbine Ford for a test drive of this hard-working Ford pickup! We’re sure this will help to solidify your decision that the F-150 is the right choice for you. Learn more about the F-150 towing capacity, and if you have any questions feel free to reach out!

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