2019 Ford F-150 vs Chevy Silverado 1500

If you're in the market for a full-size capable truck, there's no doubt that the 2019 Ford F-150 and the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 have been on your radar. These are two of the leading trucks in this segment, each working to top the other year after year, but which on is right for you/?

For drivers in Doylestown, Warminster, and Philadelphia, we at Fred Beans Ford of Doylestown put the 2019 Ford F-150 and the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 side by side, so you can compare the key differences between the two. Read ahead to see how these two models stack up against each other!

Ford vs Chevy: Performance

The 2019 Ford F-150 has many different engine options that can sit anyone's needs including several EcoBoost® options. Standardly, you'll have a 3.3L V6 engine that boasts a respectable 290 horsepower. The more you upgrade through the F-150's engine rankings, the more power you'll get.

For instance, the available 3.5L EcoBoost® engine boasts a best-in-class1 torque rating of a whopping 470 lb-ft of torque. Opt for the high-out version of this same engine which makes an incredible best-in-class2 450 horsepower.

The 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500, on the other hand, offers just one engine in its powertrain lineup. This 5.3-L EcoTec3 V8 engine offers just 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque.

Chevy vs Ford: Capability

Thanks to all the power that its high-performance engines are making under the  hood, the 2019 Ford F-150 achieves some incredible towing and hauling capabilities. This model offers up a 12,000-pound best-in-class towing capacity3 as well as a 3,720-pound best-in-class payload capacity.4

Additionally, the F-150 offers a 3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel engine that provides an incredible diesel towing capacity of 11,400 pounds on top of a class-leading EPA-estimated 30 highway MPG.5

Unfortunately, the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 doesn't offer nearly as much towing capability as the F-150. This model can only tow up to 9,400 pounds. Additionally, you'll only be able to move up to 1,860 pounds of payload weight.

F-150 vs Silverado 1500: Technology

On top of all the power and capability that the 2019 Ford F-150 has to offer, it also goes above and beyond when it comes to technology. This model makes towing easy and enjoyable with its Class-Exclusive2 Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ feature which allows you to steer your trailer with the turn of a knob.6

This model also offers up a 360-Degree Camera with Split-View Display.6 Right on your infotainment screen, you'll have a bird's-eye view of your surroundings to help you see what's going on and if anything is in your way.

As for the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500, you won't find any features like these. So, you'll have to rely on the standard rearview camera and the help of others to get yourself backed up and on the road.

2019 Ford F-150 vs 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500: Which One?

These two trucks may lead the segment, but the 2019 Ford F-150 hauls more, makes more power, and has many more options than the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500. Drivers in Doylestown, Warminster, and Philadelphia can experience the F-150's incredible capabilities at Fred Beans Ford of Doylestown. Give us a call today to schedule your test drive!


1 When properly configured. Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.

2 Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.

3 Max towing on F-150 XL SuperCrew®, 6.5' box, 3.5L EcoBoost® 4x2 and Max Trailer Tow Package (not shown). Max towing on F-150 LARIAT SuperCab or SuperCrew®, 6.5' box, 3.0L Power Stroke Diesel 4x2, Trailer Tow Package and 3.55 rear axle (not shown). Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.

4 Max payload on F-150 XL Regular Cab, 8' box, 5.0L V8 4x2, Heavy-Duty Payload Package and 18" heavy-duty wheels (not shown). Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.

5 Max towing on F-150 LARIAT SuperCab or SuperCrew®, 6.5' box, 3.0L Power Stroke® Diesel 4x2, Trailer Tow Package and 3.55 rear axle. Max payload on F-150 LARIAT SuperCab, 6.5' box, 3.0L Power Stroke Diesel 4x2. EPA-estimated rating of 22 City/30 Highway/25 Combined MPG, 3.0L Power Stroke Diesel 4x2. Your mileage will vary. Class is Full-Size Pickups under 8,500 lbs. GVWR based on Ford segmentation.


6 Driver-assist features are supplemental and do not replace the driver's attention, judgment and need to control the vehicle.

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