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2018 Chevrolet Silverado

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

2018 Ford F-150

2018 Ford F-150

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2018 Ford F-150

The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is available in a variety of trim levels right now near Fort Wainwright at Chevrolet Buick GMC Fairbanks. This year’s Silverado beats the popular RAM 1500 in several key areas, and it also outclasses the 2018 Ford F-150 when it comes to:

  • V8 towing
  • V8 horsepower
  • V8 fuel economy
  • Advanced technology features

Find out more about how the Silverado 1500 compares to the Ford F-150 below, and then make the drive to our dealership for a closer look at Chevy’s full-size pickup truck.

Performance Capabilities and Fuel Economy

The 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 and 2018 Ford F-150 are both capable full-size pickup trucks with available 4WD and V6 and V8 engine options. In a couple important areas, though, the Chevy Silverado 1500 beats out the Ford F-150—along with the rest of the segment competition:

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500


2018 Ford F-150
12,500 pounds (6.2L V8)

Max V8 Towing

11,600 pounds (5.0L V8)
Best-in-class 420 hp (6.2L V8)

Max V8 Horsepower

395 hp (5.0L V8)
Best-in-class 18/24 city/hwy mpg (5.3L V8 eAssist engine)

Max V8 Fuel Economy

17/23 city/hwy mpg (5.0L V8)

Stay Connected in Your Pickup Truck

The Silverado 1500 and F-150 are both offered with modern conveniences like Bluetooth® phone and audio connectivity, turn-by-turn navigation, power adjustable seats, and a touchscreen interface with advanced infotainment features. However, the Chevy Silverado 1500 proves more capable of keeping you connected on-the-go, thanks to the following features you won’t find on the Ford F-150:

  • Chevrolet MyLink
  • Teen Driver Technology
  • Onstar 4G LTE Wi-Fi®
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500

Test Drive the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Now!

The 2018 Chevy Silverado is available right now at Chevrolet Buick GMC of Fairbanks, your certified Chevy dealer around Eielson Air Force Base. Compare it to the GMC Sierra 1500, the Toyota Tundra, or the rest of the Silverado lineup, and then pick up your pickup today! Feel free to contact us with any questions.


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