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Compare the Ford F-250 and the Chevrolet Silverado 2500 Today

Have you been searching for the ideal heavy-duty truck model to suit your lifestyle around Gaffney? If so, you've probably come across the Ford F-250 and the Chevy Silverado 2500. Both are leaders in the entry-level heavy-duty segment and feature a long history of success among their fans. They both also boast similar towing and hauling capabilities, technology and safety innovations, and other features that make all the difference in your daily commutes around Shelby, NC.

While there's no doubt that both of these trucks can certainly get the job done, there's a clear winner when it comes to well-roundedness, and getting the most bang for your buck. Start comparing these two striking models head to head today.

Key Ford F-250 Features

The Ford F-250, along with many of its lineup companions, have been beloved by truck drivers for years. Ford trucks are known for their eternal quality that makes them the perfect workhorse on the job site or the ideal adventure companion for the whole family to enjoy. The Ford F-250 specifically, features a long list of trim levels, engine options, and other notable features that make this one of the most versatile trucks on the road. Some of the other standout features include:

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  • Your choice between three different engines, a 6.2-liter V8 gasoline engine, a 7.3-liter V8 gasoline engine, or the beloved 6.7-liter Power Stroke® V8 Turbo Diesel.
  • Up to 475-horsepower output and 1050-pound-feet of torque.
  • Two transmission choices, a six-speed automatic, or a 10-speed automatic with drive modes.
  • A towing capacity of up to 37,000-pounds with Gooseneck towing, and a conventional towing capacity of 24,200-pounds.
  • A maximum payload of up to 7,850-pounds.
  • Smart safety features like a Blind Spot Information System with Trailer Coverage, lane keeping assistance and alerts, and pre-collision assistance with automatic emergency braking.
  • A standard infotainment system with SYNC® 3.
  • A wide range of packages that span from trailering enhancements, off-roading enhancements, and premium interior design features, to a camper package and a snowplow add-on.
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Key Chevy Silverado 2500 Features

Chevy is known for being an all-American brand that creates a luxurious truck experience for its audiences. With several fan favorites as part of their lineup, Chevy trucks are not ones to bad an eye at. There are certainly the Chevrolet models that go above and beyond, but when compared to the Ford F-250, we're sure you'll see where the Chevy Silverado 2500 is lacking. Explore some key features as compared to the Ford:

  • Two engine options, the 6.6-liter V8 gasoline engine or the 6.6-liter Turbo Diesel V8.
  • A single 10-speed automatic transmission option.
  • A maximum towing capacity of 35,500-pounds.
  • A maximum payload of 7,442-pounds.
  • A maximum of 910-pound-feet of torque.
  • Convenient storage solutions in the second row of seating.
  • An available infotainment suite.
  • Where the Ford F-250 Takes the Lead

    When comparing these two models, it's quite evident that the Ford F-250 surpasses the Chevrolet in more ways than one. With better numbers in terms of towing capacity, torque capability, and even engine configuration options, if you want more power, the winner is clear. The Ford F-250 also stands out for its standard suite of entertainment and safety features, something that's hard to find on every truck. Most of these features are upgrades for the Chevy. When it comes to driving a well-rounded workhorse, end the hunt with the Ford F-250.

    Schedule a Test Drive with the Ford F-250 Today

    Ready to experience this level of excellence for yourself? Go ahead and schedule a test drive with one of our Ford F-250 models today. We're located near Spartanburg and Kings Mountain, NC, so we're easy to find.


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