2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150

Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. Ford F-150
2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 WT


2022 Ford F-150 XL



Base Engine Horsepower

430 lb-ft of torque

Base Engine Torque

265 lb-ft of torque
5,500 pounds

Base Trim Towing Capacity

5,000 pounds
2 to 6

Passenger Capacity

3 to 6

Teen Driver Technology


Are you on the hunt for a powerful and reliable pickup near Buffalo? You have likely compared Chevy vs. Ford. A popular matchup we see here at Joe Basil Chevrolet is the Silverado 1500 vs. F-150. Sure, both of these trucks have a large number of fans, and each has a lot to offer, but which one is more deserving of your hard-earned dollar? We believe that the Silverado 1500 is the better value, but you don’t have to just take our word for it. Compare the Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado below. 

Silverado 1500 vs. F-150: Engine Specs

We’ll start by looking at the base trims for both brands. As you can see in this Chevy vs. Ford comparison, the Silverado 1500 is the more powerful of the two trucks. While the F-150 may come with a V6, its power output just can’t match that of the Silverado 1500. 

2022 Chevy Silverado WT Specs 

  • 2.7L four-cylinder engine
  • Horsepower: 310 hp 
  • Torque: 430 lb-ft 
  • Towing Capacity: 5,500 pounds 

2022 Ford F-150 XL Specs 

  • 3.3L TI-VCT V6 engine 
  • Horsepower: 290 hp
  • Torque: 265 lb-ft 
  • Towing Capacity: 5,000 pounds

Ford F-150 vs. Chevy Silverado: Towing Features 

As mentioned above, the Chevy Silverado edges out the F-150 when it comes to base towing power. What’s more? With the Silverado 1500, you will also have a number of features available to you that help you tow with complete confidence around Cheektowaga and Lancaster. 

  • Standard Trailering Package: Automatic locking rear differential, 2-inch receiver and a hitch platform, a 7-wire harness with a 7-way sealed connector, and a 4-pin connector 
  • Available Max Trailering Package: Adds shock tuning, upgraded rear springs, and mucus more
  • Available Towing Mirrors: Increases visibility to adjust for blind spot created by trailer

Experience the Silverado 1500 in Depew

So, has the 2022 Chevy Silverado 1500 won you over? It’s easy to see why! There’s so much more to love about this fan-favorite that we haven’t had time to mention. We invite you to learn more about the Silverado 1500 trim levels and to stop by our showroom to set up a test drive. Contact us today for more information, and get pre-approved for financing from the comfort of your home.


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