How Does the New Ford F-150 Compare to the GMC Sierra 1500?

>Drivers in the Ames and Jefferson areas are no stranger to the Ford F-150. When you slip behind the wheel of a new Ford F-150, you get a truck that benefits from decades of top-tier engineering and design. With the 2020 model, Ford has released one of the best trucks ever to hit the road. It offers features and performance options designed to satisfy drivers of all different sorts.

The Ford F-150 isn't alone in its versatility, however. When you shop for a new truck, you'll also find options waiting like the GMC Sierra 1500. Great in its own right, it brings a ton of great features to the table. The question for you is which one offers more?

The 2020 Ford F-150

Are you looking for a work truck? Maybe something to help you achieve your off-road ambitions? Or maybe you're looking for something with comfortable cabin options. You'll find all of that and more in the new Ford F-150. With a wide selection of powerful engines and advanced technology features, the new Ford F-150 goes the extra mile to earn its "best in class" status.

Performance: 3.3-liter V6 (290 horsepower, 265 pounds-feet of torque, 19/25 miles per gallon), 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (325 horsepower, 400 pounds-feet of torque, 20/26 miles per gallon), 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 (250 horsepower, 440 pounds-feet of torque, 22/30 miles per gallon), 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (375 horsepower, 470 pounds-feet of torque, 18/25 miles per gallon), 5.0-liter V8 (395 horsepower, 400 pounds-feet of torque, 17/23 miles per gallon) 3.5-liter twin-turbocharged V6 (450 horsepower, 510 pounds-feet of torque, 15/18 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Keyless Entry, Heated Mirrors, Heated Seating, Voice-Activated Navigation, Rain-Sensing Wipers, Sync 3 Infotainment System, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto

Safety Features: Rearview Camera, Blind-Spot Information System, Lane-Keeping Assistance, Rear Cross-Traffic Alert, Automatic Emergency Braking, Automatic High Beams

Starting Price: Around $28,000

The 2020 GMC Sierra 1500

The GMC Sierra 1500 is designed to provide an experience that emphasizes high performance and premium quality. With the newest model drivers can expect to enjoy a growing selection of value-driven features that build on a package that already stood out among its peers.

Performance: 4.3-liter V6 (285 horsepower, 305 pounds-feet of torque, 16/21 miles per gallon), 2.7-liter turbocharged inline-4 (310 horsepower, 348 pounds-feet of torque, 20/23 miles per gallon), 3.0-liter turbodiesel inline-6 (277 horsepower, 460 pounds-feet of torque, 23/30 miles per gallon), 5.3-iter V8 (355 horsepower, 383 pounds-feet of torque, 15/21 miles per gallon), 6.2-liter V8 (420 horsepower, 460 pounds-feet of torque, 15/20 miles per gallon)

Feature Options: Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, Automatic Climate Control, Wi-Fi Hotspot, Heated Seating, Wireless Phone Charging

Safety Features: Automatic Emergency Braking, Lane-Keeping Assist, Blind-Spot Monitoring, Adaptive Cruise Control

Starting Price: Around $31,000

Which New Truck is Right for Me?

The GMC Sierra is a decent truck, but even at its best its options pale in comparison to what's available in the Ford F-150. If you're confident that you want something that can deliver the best experience, the Ford F-150 is the truck to take home.

Would you like to know more about everything the new Ford F-150 has to offer? Get in touch with the sales team at Moffitt's Ford. We'd be happy to provide a rundown of our current new Ford inventory, including our lineup of 2020 Ford F-150 trucks.

We can answer any questions you have and set you up with a test drive so you can confirm that this new truck is right for you.

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