When it comes time to drive home in a new pickup truck, there are plenty of options to consider. As you begin to look through the different trucks available in the crowded automotive marketplace, we are sure that you can see the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 standing out from the rest in terms of power, versatility, and style. Today, we'll compare the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 and 2016 Ford F-150 to show you the highlights of both vehicles, but also to help you choose the right pickup for your driving and hauling needs. The GMC brand has always offered hardworking engines and powerful trucks to get the tough jobs done.
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|2016 GMC Sierra 1500||VS||2016 Ford F-150|
|4.3-Liter V6||Base Engine||3.5-Liter V6|
|185 HP||Horsepower||282 HP|
|6000 lbs.||Max. Towing Capacity||5000 lbs.|
|Standard||Power Door Locks||Optional|
Comparing the exterior of the 2016 Ford F-150 and 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 is easy to do as each truck utilizes different details and styles. The modern and exciting-looking grille and headlights on the F-150 stand out with smaller overall headlights and a prominent grille. The more traditional and aggressive appearance of the Sierra 1500 adds more chrome to its design, making the Sierra stand out from other pickups on the road. Under the hood, the 2016 Sierra 1500 offers a 4.3-liter V6 engine that puts down an impressive 185 horsepower and can tow up to 6,000lbs. The smaller 3.5-liter V-6 engine under the hood of the F-150 can only tow 5,000lbs. Despite both the 2016 Sierra 1500 and Ford F-150 offering a similar amount of horsepower, the power and versatility of the Sierra 1500 wins out with a higher towing capacity.
Looking to the interior, the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 comes with more convenient standard features than the 2016 Ford F-150. Small details like the standard power locks on the Sierra 1500 make even the toughest jobs seem just a little easier. A four-speaker audio system and standard auxiliary input in both the F-150 and Sierra 1500 make listening to your favorite tunes more convenient. Both trucks come with a standard first-row LCD screen for modern controls over the audio system and other convenience technology. Other standard features include daytime running headlights, two interior power outlets, and power windows. Overall, the more eye-catching and versatile 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 offers the better value in a new pickup.