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Ford F-150 XL 2WD Reg Cab 6.5

2019 Ford F-150*

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LD 2WD Double Cab Work Truck

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2019 Ford F-150 vs. 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2019 Ford F-150

2019 Chevrolet Silverado
$28,155 MSRP

Starting Price

$28,300 MSRP

Engine Options


Max Horsepower

510 lb-ft

Max Torque

460 lb-ft
13,200 pounds

Max Towing

12,200 pounds
3,270 pounds

Max Payload

2,250 pounds

In need of a truck with capable performance and towing capacity? Matching the 2019 Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 is a logical choice. Both vehicles have developed a following, and which is right for you is largely a matter of preference.


When you compare the base trims of the 2019 Ford F-150 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500, you’ll find that the Ford saves you a little more money while still providing more power and options. Once you move through to the top-of-the-line configurations, the price gap grows exponentially.

  • Base Configurations: The Ford F-150 starts with an entry-level MSRP of $28,155 compared to the $28,300 base Silverado price.
  • Top-Tier Configurations: Work your way up the trim levels and the 2019 F-150 Limited offers a starting MSRP of $67,135. Meanwhile, the 2019 Silverado 1500 begins with an MSRP of $53,000.

Both give you tons of features, but the F-150 ends up costing you a bit more in higher-level configurations.

2019 Silverado off-roading

Engine Options and Performance

High-performing trucks need strong engines to keep up with heavy payloads, larger trailers, and off-road excursions around Rice Lake. Here are the engine options for both the 2019 F-150 and 2019 Silverado:
2019 Ford F-150 Engines

  • 3.3L Ti-VCT V6: Makes up to 290 hp and 265 lb-ft of torque.
  • 2.7L EcoBoost V6: Makes up to 325 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque.
  • 5.0L Ti-VCT V8: Makes up to 395 hp and 400 lb-ft of torque.
  • 3.5L V6 EcoBoost: Makes up to 375 hp and 470 lb-ft of torque.
  • High-Output 3.5L EcoBoost V6: Makes up to 450 hp and 510 lb-ft of torque.

2019 Chevy Silverado Engines  

  • 2.7L Turbo: Makes up to 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque.
  • 5.3L V8: Makes up to 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque.
  • 6.2L V8: Makes up to 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque.
3.0L Power Stroke Turbo Diesel

Towing and Payload

Cumberland truck drivers demand excellent towing capacity and payload capabilities from their vehicles. Neither truck disappoints:

  • Max Towing: The Ford F-150 delivers best-in-class towing of up to 13,200 pounds vs. 12,500 pounds with the Silverado 1500.
  • Max Payload: Experience a best-in-class payload of up to 3,270 pounds with the Ford F-150 vs. 2,250 pounds with the Silverado 1500.
2019 Ford F-150 King Ranch towing a boat

Drive the F-150 or Silverado Near Hayward Today

Schedule your test drive to experience the power of the 2019 Ford F-150 or 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 at your local Don Johnson Motors location today. Compare the F-150 vs. RAM 1500, or the Chevy Silverado vs. Chevy Colorado, and find out about the available Silverado accessories, then contact us if you have any questions.

*2018 model shown.

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