Compare The 2019 Ford F-150 To The Chevy Silverado 1500
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Estimated Fuel Economy (city / hwy)
3.3L Ti-VCT V6
290 hp @ 6,500 rpm
265 lb-ft @ 4,000 rpm
4.3L EcoTec3 V6
285 hp @ 5,300 rpm
305 lb-ft @ 3,900 rpm
The Ford F-150 is a legend. It’s been putting other full-size pickup trucks to shame for generations. And the 2019 entry is the latest in a lineage of excellence, offering the power, performance, capability and utility that you’ve come to expect from the brand.
In our humble opinion, other pickups in the segment, like the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500, just don’t compare to the the 2019 F-150. Judge for yourself. Come test-drive the new 2019 Ford F-150 at Zeigler Plainwell Ford.
What makes the 2019 Ford F-150 so superior? Well, for one thing, the customization possibilities. With six incredible powertrain options, you have plenty of choices for power level. You can also choose between 3 cab styles as well as 3 different bed lengths. You’ll also get to choose between the following trim levels: XL, XLT, LARIAT, King Ranch®, Platinum, Raptor, and the top-level Limited trim. From there, you can choose from an impressive list of appearance and performance packages to complete your ride.
Go for the genuine pickup truck experience in the 2019 Ford F-150.
Add Some Horses to Your Stable
The F-150’s standard engine is a 3.3L Ti-VCT V6 engine that can produce 290 horsepower and 265 lb-ft of torque. That’s more horsepower than you’ll get with Chevy Silverado 1500’s standard powertrain.
Or, for even more power, opt for the 3.0L V6 turbodiesel engine and you’ll get 250 horsepower and 440 lb-ft of torque. The next powertrain option is a 2.7L turbocharged EcoBoost® V6 engine that’s capable of 325 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. Or go with the available 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 engine that’s paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission. It gives you access to 375 horsepower and a best-in-class 470 lb-ft of torque.
In the Ford Raptor model, there’s the 24-valve High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost® V6 that puts you in command of a best-in-class 450 horsepower for full-size pickup trucks under 8,500 pounds as well as 510 lb-ft of torque. Once again, the Chevy Silverado 1500 can’t compare.
If you’re seeking V8 power, there’s the available 5.0L Ti-VCT engine that produces 395 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. When you drive the 2019 Ford F-150, you have plenty of options at your disposal. Enjoy the freedom of selection at our car dealership near Kalamazoo today.
Made to Handle Heavy Loads
When properly equipped, the 2019 Ford F-150 can tow up to 13,200 pounds, which exceeds the 2019 Chevy Silverado’s maximum towing capacity of 12,500 pounds. Additionally, the 2019 Ford F-150 features a best-in-class payload of 3,270 pounds with the V8 engine, allowing you to haul more than any other truck in its class. Comparatively, the 2019 Silverado 1500 can haul only 2,250 pounds.
You can equip your truck with a number of towing features, such as Trailer Sway Control, Pro Trailer Backup Assist™, BLIS® (Blind Spot Information System) with trailer coverage, and more to make sure that whether you’re towing or hauling, you can go confidently.
Explore the full capability of the 2019 Ford F-150 when you visit Zeigler Plainwell Ford near Kalamazoo for a test drive today.
More than Just Muscle
As tough as the 2019 Ford F-150 is on the outside, it’s quite refined on the inside. Depending on the type of cab you choose, you can seat up to 6 passengers. There are several features you can equip your truck with to upgrade your drive, such as a twin-panel moonroof, dual-zone automatic climate control, the SYNC® 3 infotainment system, an upgraded sound system, and much more.
The standard model comes with a wide range of safety features, including Forward Collision Warning, Automatic Emergency Braking, Pedestrian Detection, and more. Comparatively, the 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 only comes standard with the Teen Driver System and a rearview camera.
Test-Drive Yours Today
If you want the best of the best, check out our inventory to explore our wide array of 2019 Ford F-150 models.
What are you waiting for? Stop by our Ford dealer near Kalamazoo, MI to test-drive the superior pickup truck today.