2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500

Pickup trucks make great work vehicles, but the 2017 Ford F-150 is more than just a powerhouse work truck. With a diverse lineup, the latest generation F-150 offers the performance you want from a pickup with a generous amount of standard features and optional packages. The 2017 F-150 offers a towing capacity high enough to tow all your work supplies or your weekend toys, a variety of powerful engine options and an affordable MSRP.

But how does the 2017 Ford F-150 stack up against stiff competition? We’re putting the 2017 F-150 to the test with a head-to-head comparison with one of the truck’s top competitors: the 2017 Chevy Silverado. Read on for an in-depth look at the features and specifications found on both trucks!

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2017 Ford F-150 vs 2017 Chevy Silverado
Five Engine Options Three
Available on all trims Parking Assist Only available on select trims
3.5-liter V6 Base Engine Size 4.3-liter V6
Starting at $26,730 MSRP Starting at $27,585

The 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 comes in eight trim levels: WT, LS, LT, LT Z71, LTZ, LTZ Z71 and High Country. Three engine options are available: a 4.3-liter EcoTec3 V6 that delivers 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque, a 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 that produces 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque, and the top-of-the-line 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 that makes 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. All trims come standard with features such as 4-wheel ABS, Daytime Running Lamps, power windows and door locks, the Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Traction Control Electronic Stability Control and a 6-speed automatic transmission.

The 2017 Ford F-150 comes in seven trim levels: XL, XLT, Lariat, Raptor, King Ranch®, Platinum and Limited. Each trim has a variety of cab configurations and bed lengths available as well. Drivers looking for some serious power under the hood have a variety of options with the 2017 Ford F-150. Five engine options are available: a 2.7-liter turbocharged EcoBoost® V6 that makes 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque, a 3.5-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine that generates 282 horsepower and 283 pound-feet of torque, a 3.5-liter EcoBoost® engine that delivers 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 that makes an 375 horsepower and 470 pound-feet of torque, a 5.0-liter Ti-VCT V8 engine that makes 385 horsepower and 387 pound-feet of torque, and the Raptor DOHC high-output 3.5-liter EcoBoost® V6 that delivers a staggering 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. All trims offer features such as a SYNC® Infotainment System, a productivity screen, AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™, Safety Canopy® side curtain airbags, the Tire Pressure Monitoring System and the SOS Posh-Crash Alert System™.

Drivers interested in learning more about the 2017 Ford F-150 are encouraged to contact a member of our team here at Mike Castrucci Ford of Milford. Ready to get behind the wheel of this great pickup? Schedule an obligation-free test drive online today or stop right in and see us at our location in Milford!

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