2021 Ford F-150 vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500 | Packey Webb Ford | Downers Grove, IL 

Choosing a new pickup truck is a major decision. You want a truck that you can rely on for years to come and a truck that has the right features to meet your needs. You should trust America's favorite truck, the iconic and bestselling F-150. To help show you why the 2021 Ford F-150 is always a great choice, we are going to compare it to the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500.


One of the main reasons most people choose a pickup truck is for its towing and hauling capabilities. The 2021 F-150 is the toughest and most capable truck in its segment and boasts best-in-class towing and payload capabilities. When properly equipped, the F-150 can tow up to 14,000 pounds. It also has an impressive available payload rating of 3,325 pounds.

With the Silverado 1500, the most it can tow is 13,300 pounds. Its maximum payload rating is over 1,000 pounds less than the F-150, at just 2,280 pounds.


For the 2021 model year, the F-150 is available with a hybrid PowerBoost™ Full Hybrid V6 engine. This engine delivers both power and efficiency and is rated at an impressive 430 horsepower and 570 lb-ft of torque. There is no hybrid option available on the Silverado 1500.

Pro Power Onboard™

Another exclusive feature available on the F-150 is the Pro Power Onboard™. This feature adds a lot of versatility to the F-150 by turning it into a mobile generator. With the hybrid engine, it offers up to 7.2kW of power.

Max Recline Seats

The F-150 is one of the smartest trucks you can buy. Not only does it help you work hard, but it helps you relax, too. The available Max Recline Seats fold nearly flat to help you take a comfortable break after a hard day of work in Downers Grove, Illinois. You won't find a feature like this in the Silverado 1500.

The 2021 Ford F-150 is the winner of this comparison, and it's not even close. Get a closer look at the bestselling pickup truck of the last 44 years at Packey Webb Ford in Downers Grove, Illinois.

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