Are you looking for a fuel-efficient hybrid pickup truck that delivers power and efficiency? Are you interested in a trail-rated pickup truck with next-level power? Are you looking for a standard pickup truck that can tow a heavy load? The Ford F-150 will prove to be the better option in this 2023 Ford F-150 vs 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 comparison created by Brandon Ford. Add a more affordable price tag to this automotive equation and the Ford F-150 is a hands-down favorite in the Tampa, St. Petersburg and Clearwater area.
Power, performance, towing and payload numbers will always be at the heart of any pickup truck comparison and in this Ford vs GMC debate, the 2023 Ford F-150 provides a wealth of powertrain options. The Ford F-150 is available with seven engine options to choose from that are paired with a 10-speed SelectShift™ automatic transmission and rear- or four-wheel drive.
- 3.3-Liter V-6 - 290 Horsepower - 265 Pound-Feet of Torque
- 2.7-Liter EcoBoost® V-6 - 325 Horsepower - 400 Pound-Feet of Torque
- 5.0-Liter V-8 - 400 Horsepower - 410 Pound-Feet of Torque
- 3.5-Liter EcoBoost® V-6 - 400 Horsepower - 500 Pound-Feet of Torque
- 3.5-Liter PowerBoost® V-6 Hybrid - 430 Horsepower - 570 Pound-Feet of Torque - 25 MPG Combined
- High-Output 3.5-Liter EcoBoost® V-6 - 450 Horsepower - 510 Pound-Feet of Torque
- 5.2-Liter Supercharged V-8 - 700 Horsepower - 640 Pound-Feet of Torque
When equipped with the 3.5-liter EcoBoost® powertrain, the Ford F-150 provides a maximum towing capacity of 14,000 pounds - a number that the GMC Sierra 1500 cannot match. The Ford F-150 provides drivers with a maximum payload of 3,315 pounds. The GMC Sierra 1500 possesses four engine options to choose from - a 310-horsepower 2.7-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, a 277-horsepower 3.0-liter turbodiesel, a 355-horsepower 5.3-liter V-8 and a 420-horsepower 6.2-liter V-8.
GMC Sierra 1500 trucks have been deemed - The Most Advanced and Luxurious Pickup Truck in its Class - but that is up for debate. The Ford F-150 can be tailored to fit any lifestyle with a broad range of features and options. The entry-level Ford F-150 comes standard with an 8-inch Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen infotainment system with access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration and a suite of Ford Co-Pilot360™ driver-assist systems. The top-of-the-line Ford F-150 Limited trim features quilted leather interior, a 12-inch Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen, an adaptive suspension system, power running boards, a dual-panel moonroof, MultiContour massaging front seats, an 18-speaker Bang & Olufsen stereo system and Ford Pro Power Onboard technology that is tough to beat.
Contact Brandon Ford today to get behind the wheel of a brand-new 2023 Ford F-150 in the Tampa area!