Do you need a tough new truck that's ready to help you take on your next job? If you're ready to work hard in a truck that makes tough tasks look easy, the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 are strong options for you to consider. To help make your decision a little easier, the team at Terry's Ford of Peotone near Bourbonnais, IL, has put together this research guide comparing the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Whether you place a premium on power, creature comforts, modern tech, or the latest safety features, you can find what you're looking for in the 2020 Ford F-150 - and we've got the details here for you to see for yourself.

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2020 Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Both the F-150 and Silverado 1500 offer six engine options, all with some pretty impressive power. But the star of the show is the Ford 3.5L high-output EcoBoost® engine with optimized gear spacing, and ten-speed transmission. It also outperforms the Silverado 1500 in both horsepower and torque. We've collected some of the best-performing stats from all six engines in each lineup and listed them for you below.

2020 Ford F-150


2020 Chevy Silverado 1500

450 HP - 3.5L H.O. EcoBoost®

Best Horsepower - Engine

420 HP - 6.2L V8

510 lb.-ft. - 3.5L H.O. EcoBoost®

Best Torque - Engine

460 lb.-ft. - 6.2L V8

22/30 - 3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel

Best MPG(city/hwy) - Engine

23/33 - 3.0L Duramax® Turbo Diesel

13,200 lbs. - 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

Best Max. Towing - Engine

13,400 lbs - 6.2L V8

3,270 lbs. - 5.0L Ti-VCT V8

Best Max. Payload - Engine

2,250 lbs - 4.3L V6

2020 Ford F-150 towing a trailer

2020 Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Interior Features

Hop up in the cab of the 2020 Ford F-150 or the 2020 Chevy Silverado and enjoy features like ventilated and heated leather seats and leather-wrapped steering wheel. Need some practicality with your creature comforts? Both models offer plug in outlets drawing 110V for Ford and 120V for Chevy just in case you need to charge your laptop or a power-tool battery. The F-150 also includes:

  • Ambient lighting
  • B&O® sound system by Bang & Olufsen
  • Flat load floor
  • Flow-through center console with floor shifter
  • Ten-way power driver and front passenger seats
  • Twin-panel moonroof
2020 Ford F-150 interior seating

2020 Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Technology Features

Stay connected all throughout your workday with the tech in both the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 Chevy Silverado. From SiriusXM® Satellite Radio, Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, to Wi-Fi® connectivity, both models have options to keep you in the loop. The Ford F-150 also offers the following features and smart trailering tech:

  • 8-in. productivity screen
  • Applink® with Ford+Alexa and Ford & Waze
  • Available FordPass Connect™ with Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • Dynamic hitch assist with line-of-sight guide
  • FordPass™
  • Pro Trailer Backup Assist™
  • SYNC® 3
  • Voice activated navigation with SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®
2020 Ford F-150 infotainment

2020 Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Drive with confidence in either the Ford F-150 or the Chevy Silverado 1500, courtesy of advanced suites of safety features for both models. You can take advantage of the extra set of eyes on the road with tech like adaptive cruise control, lane keeping system, and pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking, which are similar systems on both models. The Ford F-150 also offers:

  • 360-degree camera with split-view display
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™
  • Automatic high beams
  • BLIS® (blind spot information system) with trailer coverage
  • Curve control
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Reverse sensing system
  • Rear view camera with dynamic hitch assist
2020 Ford F-150 hauling an ATV

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