2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2016 Ford F-150
When it comes time to select a full-size light-duty pickup, two iconic names are regularly mentioned before any others: the Chevy Silverado 1500 and the Ford F-150. Both have represented the loftiest heights for the segment for several decades, and each offers a level of power, versatility and sophistication that renders buyers speechless. But when we look at the latest editions of each, the 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 and 2016 Ford F-150, how do they stack up side by side?
A quick look at the power ratings for the 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 makes it clear that the Bowtie isn’t fooling around for the new model year. Looking for great standard torque? The Silverado 1500 boasts the best standard twist in the class. Or interested in a fuel-sipping V8? Same story here, with the Silverado 1500 rewarding buyers with 23 highway mpg. Meanwhile, its 12,000-pound V8 towing capacity is the best in class with a standard hitch. Fortunately for the techies among us, the Silverado 1500 also offers a built-in 4G LTE WiFi hotspot, the first model in its class to do so.
|2016 Chevy Silverado 1500||Vs.||2016 Ford F-150|
|305 lb-ft||Standard Torque||253 lb-ft|
|16/23 mpg||Top V8 Fuel Economy(City/Hwy)||18/22 mpg|
|12,000 lbs||Max V8 Towing Capacity||11,000 lbs|
|Available||4G LTE WiFi Hotspot||Not Available|
Find your 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 at Jack Burford Chevy today!
It isn’t everyday that a model such as the 2016 Silverado 1500 arrives at Jack Burford Chevy, but that only makes its addition to our lineup all the more exciting. The new Silverado 1500 features three outstanding powertrain options, each of which offers something special for its buyer. Standard is a 4.3L V6, which rewards buyers with 285 hp, 305 lb-ft of torque, and up to 24 highway mpg. Also available are two V8 options: a 5.3L V8 capable of 355 hp, 383 lb-ft of torque and 23 highway mpg, and a 6.2L V8 that offers 420 hp, 460 lb-ft of torque and a 12,000-pound towing capacity.
Perhaps most exciting about the 2016 model year of the Silverado 1500 is the addition of numerous special edition trims, including the all-new Rally Edition, Midnight Edition, Black Out Edition, Custom Sport Edition and the outdoor-minded Realtree Edition. These line up along our existing Silverado 1500 trims, including the High Country and the iconic Z71 off-road edition. Regardless of which trim you choose, you can be certain that you’ll be enjoying a full-size pickup unlike any other.
The 2016 Chevy Silverado 1500 is now available at Jack Burford Chevy, located south of Lexington in Richmond, KY. To learn more or to schedule your test drive, pay us a visit today!