Ford 150 vs. The Competition

  
The Ford F-150 has been the best-selling truck in America for forty years now, and for good reason. Ford trucks provide power, performance, and a rugged reliability to set them apart from the rest. With its best-in-class towing, payload, and torque, the 2018 Ford F-150 can handle anything you throw at it. When you need a work truck that can work as hard as you do all day long, one that will do any job you ask without giving a single complaint, the 2018 Ford F-150 is just the thing for you. Although it does face some competition, none of its rivals can stack up. The 2018 Ford F-150 is second to none; here are a few reasons why.


Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado

  • When properly equipped, the 2018 Ford F-150 can tow up to 13,200 pounds. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado has a maximum tow rating of 12,500 pounds. Ford offers some real power for all your towing needs.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 has a best-in-class payload of 3,270 pounds. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado has a maximum payload of 2,250 pounds.
  • The most powerful engine in the 2018 Ford F-150 is a turbocharged 3.5-liter V6 which puts out 450 horsepower and 510 pound-feet of torque. The most powerful engine in the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado is a 6.2-liter V6, which only produces 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 has a powerful yet lightweight military-grade aluminum alloy body. This let the Ford F-150 shed weight without sacrificing power, increasing its capability and efficiency. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado has a heavy steel body.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 has an EPA-estimated 20/26/22 city/highway/combined mpg. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado gets 18/24/20 city/highway/combined mpg. Ford lets you spend more time on the job, and less time at the pump.
  • The available 11-speaker Band & Olufsen sound system in the 2018 Ford F-150 makes it a great truck for audiophiles. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado only has an available seven-speaker sound system.
  • The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado offers three different engine options. The 2018 Ford F-150 offers five. Ford believes in giving you choices.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 has a starting MSRP of $27,610. The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado has a starting MSRP of $28,285. Ford is easier on your bank account.

Ford F-150 vs Ram 1500

  • The 2018 Ram 1500 has a maximum tow rating of only 10,640 pounds-much less than the 2018 Ford F-150.
  • A properly-equipped 2018 Ram 1500 has a maximum payload of 1,900 pounds.
  • The most powerful engine available to the 2018 Ram 1500 is a 5.7-liter V8, which gives out 395 horsepower and 410 pound-feet of torque.
  • The 2018 Ram 1500 gets 17/25/20 city/highway/combined mpg.
  • The 2018 Ram 1500 only has three available options.
  • The 2018 Ram 1500 has a heavy steel body.
  • The 2018 Ram 1500 tops out with an available 10-speaker sound system; more than the Chevrolet Silverado, but still not as many as the Ford F-150.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 offers a wide selection of available safety features, such as adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with mitigation, and lane departure warning. The 2018 Ram 1500 does not offer any of these.

Ford F-150 vs Nissan Titan

  • A properly equipped 2018 Nissan Titan can tow up to 12,310 pounds. Drivers looking for serious power know to choose Ford.
  • When properly equipped, the 2018 Nissan Titan has a maximum payload of 2,910 pounds. Not bad, but not as good as Ford.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 offers available Android Auto and Apple CarPlay, for enhanced smartphone connectivity. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are unavailable on the 2018 Nissan Titan. Ford helps you stay connected on the go.
  • The sole engine option on the 2018 Nissan Titan is a 5.6-liter V8, which produces 390 horsepower and 394 pound-feet of torque. No one can quite match what Ford has to offer.
  • The 2018 Nissan Titan only gets 15/21/18 city/highway/combined mpg.
  • The 2018 Ford F-150 has a 5-year/60,000-mile (whichever comes first) roadside assistance plan. The 2018 Nissan Titan only has a 3-year/36,000-mile plan. Ford gives you extra peace of mind on the road.
  • Like the Chevrolet Silverado and Ram 1500, the 2018 Nissan Titan is weighed down by its heavy steel body.
  • Like the 2018 Ram 1500, the 2018 Nissan Titan does not offer adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning with mitigation, or lane departure warning.
  • While the 2018 Ford F-150 offers five different engine options, the 2018 Nissan Titan offers only one.
  • The 2018 Nissan Titan has a starting MSRP of $29,780-over $2,000 more than Ford.
  • With its seven different trim levels, there is a right kind of 2018 Ford F-150 for every kind of driver. The 2018 Nissan Titan is only available in five different trim levels.

Come See for Yourself

Although it's a competitive market out there, no one can match Ford. In the world of pickup trucks, Ford stands alone. If you are interested in driving home one of the finest pickup trucks on the market, we are here to help you out. Give us a call at (866) 753-7011 to get in touch with our auto specialists, and we'll help you set up a test drive. You can also come visit us here in Westbrook, ME to set one up in person. At Rowe Ford Westbrook, we have some of the finest Ford models around; we can't wait to meet you.

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