2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Toyota Tundra vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado

2018 Ford F-150 XL Regular Cab 3.3L Ti-VCT V6
2018 Toyota Tundra SR 4x2 Double Cab, 4.6L V8 Standard Bed
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 WT 2WD Regular Cab, Standard Box
City MPG 19 MPG 15 MPG 18 MPG
Highway MPG 25 MPG 19 MPG 24 MPG
Horsepower 290 hp @ 4000 rpm 310 hp @ 5600 rpm 285 hp @ 5300 rpm
Torque 265 lb.-ft. @ 4000 rpm 327 lb.-ft. @ 3400 rpm 3005 lb.-ft. @ 3900 rpm
Engine Options 4 3 3
Cab Styles 3 3 3
MSRP** $27,705 $31,120 $29,695

Side by Side Comparison: The 2018 Ford F-150 vs. 2018 Toyota Tundra vs. 2018 Chevy Silverado

For the sake of a straightforward comparison, we're comparing the regular cab, 2dr Ford F-150, Toyota Tundra, and Chevy Silverado. All three of these trucks are powerful workhorses with their own set of advantages. But which one is right for you?

Price, Efficiency, and Versatility.

Of these three trucks, the Ford F-150 has the lowest MSRP, followed by the Chevy Silverado and the Toyota Tundra. Each truck offers a respectable 6-speed shiftable automatic transmission. While the Ford F-150 and Chevy Silverado offer comparable base horsepowers and towing capacities, the Toyota Tundra pulls ahead in both areas. Of course, this increase in power comes with a significant increase in base price.

When it comes to efficiency, the Ford F-150 leads the pack with help from its lightweight aluminum-alloy body and Ford innovation. The most versatile of the three vehicles, the Ford F-150 offers four engine options, three box sizes, and nine colors to choose from. This versatility makes the Ford F-150 perfect for truck lovers of all kinds. The Toyota Tundra, on the other hand, is focused primarily on fulfilling more heavy-duty work-focused truck needs and the Chevy Silverado is distinctly mid-sized.

Truck Style for Truck Lovers.

All three trucks offer a similar stance and comparable height. The Ford F-150 offers multiple appearance packages, ranging from the classic Ford body to the bold Ford F-150 Raptor style and is known for its distinctive shape, built Ford tough branding, and aluminum body/steel frame combo. The exterior of the Toyota Tundra, on the other hand, stays pretty consistent across models and the Chevy Silverado features eight different pickup truck designs, each with their own personality and capability.

The Verdict?

It's tough; all three trucks are impressive. But the Ford F-150 sets itself ahead of the pack due in part to its incredible customization options, impressive versatility, and available features. The most fuel-efficient of the three and with the lowest MSRP, the Ford F-150 is well-equipped to tackle a variety of needs and personalities.

Are you ready to get behind the wheel? Visit Bommarito Ford, your Hazelwood, St. Charles, and St. Louis, Missouri area Ford dealership, for a test drive today!


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