Are you in the market for a new pickup truck but not sure which option is right for you? Brimming with power, versatility, and toughness, the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 are both great options for you to consider. That's why the team at Terry's Ford of Peotone near Bourbonnais, IL, has put together this research guide highlighting the key performance, interior, tech, and safety features in both models. If you're ready to satisfy your need for smart and productive capability, keep reading to discover why the 2020 Ford F-150 is the truck for you.

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2020 Ford F-150 vs GMC Sierra 1500

Hardworking, dependable performance is the driving force behind both the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500. Why not let it be the driving factor behind your next purchase? We've collected some of the key engine specs for you from the top engines in each model. If you're looking for variety, the Ford F-150 offers six engine options, while the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 offers four engine options. And if you're looking for a clear performance winner, check out the top Ford F-150 engine specs below.

2020 Ford F-150


2020 GMC Sierra 1500

450 HP - 3.5L H.O. EcoBoost®

Top Horsepower - Engine

420 HP - 6.2L V8

510 lb.-ft. - 3.5L H.O. EcoBoost®

Top Torque - Engine

460 lb-ft. - 6.2L V8

22/30 - 3.0L Power Stroke® Turbo Diesel

Top MPG - Engine

23/30 - 3.0L Turbo Diesel

13,200 lbs. - 3.5L EcoBoost® V6

Top Max. Towing - Engine

12,200 lbs. - 6.2L V8

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

Top Max. Payload - Engine

2,431 lbs. - 5.3L V8

2020 Ford F-150 towing a trailer

2020 Ford F-150 vs GMC Sierra 1500
Interior Features

Take on the day ahead in a relaxed and comfortable cab with both the 2020 Ford F-150 and GMC Sierra 1500. You can find features like heated and ventilated leather seats, ten-way power front seats, and leather steering wheel in both models. The F-150 also offers:

  • 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 GMC Sierra 1500
Technology Features

Trucks have never been so smart. Both the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 come loaded with advanced entertainment and connectivity features. Whether you want to stay connected with Wi-Fi® or play your music through your phone with Apple CarPlay® or Android Auto™, there's an option for you in both the Ford and GMC options. And if you plan to use your new truck for trailering, both the F-150 and Sierra 1500 offer smart tech features to keep you connected and aware, including hitch-view cameras. The GMC trailering tech offerings also include in-vehicle trailering app monitoring and other app-based features. With the turn of a knob, the F-150 will help you back your trailer where you want it using Pro Trailer Backup Assist™ technology. Other F-150 tech features include:

  • 8-in. customizable productivity screen
  • Applink® with Ford+Alexa and Ford & Waze
  • Available FordPass Connect™ with Wi-Fi® hotspot
  • FordPass™
  • Rear view camera with dynamic hitch assist
  • SYNC® 3
  • Voice activated navigation with SiriusXM® Traffic and Travel Link®
2020 Ford F-150 infotainment

2020 Ford F-150 vs GMC Sierra 1500

Confidence comes standard behind the wheel of both the 2020 Ford F-150 and 2020 GMC Sierra 1500. We've collected the safety features of both models and placed them side by side. See how they stack up and decide which model would keep you safer at work or on the weekend.

2020 Ford F-150


2020 GMC Sierra 1500

  • 360-degree camera with split-view display
  • Adaptive cruise control with stop-and-go
  • AdvanceTrac® with Roll Stability Control™
  • Auto high-beam headlamps
  • BLIS® with trailer coverage
  • Curve control
  • Hill descent control
  • Lane keeping system
  • Pre-collision assist with automatic emergency braking
  • Rain-sensing wipers
  • Reverse sensing system
  • SOS Post Crash Alert System™

Safety Features

  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Automatic emergency braking
  • Following distance indicator
  • Forward collision alert
  • Front and rear park assist
  • Front pedestrian braking
  • IntelliBeam headlamps
  • Lane change alert with side blind zone alert
  • Lane keep assist with lane departure warning
  • Rear cross traffic alert
2020 Ford F-150 hauling an ATV

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