2018 Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado

Compare the 2018Ford F-150 vs. Chevrolet Silveradoat Liccardi Ford

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Explore your pickup truck options with our competitive comparison for the 2018 Ford F-150 at Liccardi Ford

At Liccardi Ford, we've always built our business on the founding belief that the best customer is an informed customer. That's why we pride ourselves on using our website not just as a place to advertise our new and used Ford inventory, but also as a resource for keeping our valued customers throughout New Jersey up to date on the latest Ford news and model specifications.

Now, with that in mind, if you're in the market for your next truck, you're likely doing a lot of research on the new 2018 Ford F-150. This segment defining pickup truck has received some significant updates in its past few model years, and many Ford fans will happily attest that the 2018 Ford F-150 is one of the best trucks on the roads today. However, the 2018 Ford F-150 is not without competition, and if you're interested in it, you're probably also keeping a close eye on similar models like the new 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500. That's why we here at Liccardi Ford have taken the liberty of preparing a brief competitive breakdown of the 2018 Ford F-150 and the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 to help you determine which pickup truck is right for you.

2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

When considering any pickup truck, power and performance are the first things most New Jersey drivers ask about. After all, if you've got a boat, camping trailer, or you want to tackle some home improvement projects around your property in Piscataway Township, you want to be certain that you're choosing a pickup truck that can help you haul everything you need. Fortunately, the new 2018 Ford F-150 excels when it comes to performance.

First and foremost, the 2018 Ford F-150 offers more standard horsepower than the 2018 Chevy Silverado right out of the gate with its new 3.3-liter Ti-VCT V6 engine.

What's more, thanks to its light yet sturdy high-strength, military-grade aluminum alloy body, the 2018 Ford F-150 can leverage its weight savings over the steel-bodied 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 and achieve better overall fuel economy. When properly equipped with the enhanced 2.7-liter EcoBoost engine, the 2018 Ford F-150 can achieve up to 20 mpg city / 26 mpg highway, while the 2018  Chevy Silverado tops out at just 18 mpg city / 24 mpg highway.

Of course, the true test of any truck is towing and hauling, and we can happily report the 2018 Ford F-150 beats the 2018 Chevy Silverado in that contest too. Outfit the 2018 Ford F-150 with the new second generation 3.5-liter EcoBoost engine and the all-new 10-speed SelectShift automatic transmission, and you'll get a pickup truck capable of moving towing up to 13,200 pounds when properly configured. By comparison, the 2018 Chevy Silverado comes up short with just 12,500 pounds of towing capacity.

Learn more about the new 2018 Ford F-150 at Liccardi Ford today !

Now, it's easy to see from just the points we've listed above that the new 2018 Ford F-150 is  a more attractive truck overall than the new 2018 Chevy Silverado. However, if you'd like learn more about the new 2018 Ford F-150, you'll want to spend some time in the driver's seat. So, don't hesitate to stop by our Ford showroom near Westfield, NJ and see why so many Garden State drivers choose the Ford F-150 year after year!

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