GMC Sierra 1500 vs Ford F-150 Comparison

The GMC Sierra 1500 lineup is the pinnacle of luxury and capability in a ½ ton pickup truck. Trusted by Ontario drivers for both the jobsite, as well as life at home, the Sierra 1500 provides a great lineup of pickup trucks designed to get any job done. At Gus Brown Buick GMC, we have a great selection of Sierra 1500 models for you to choose from, with various trim and enhancement packages for you to have a truly optimal Sierra driving experience. See how the Sierra 1500 compares to other ½ ton pickup trucks on the market, like the Ford F-150, and see why the Sierra is your best choice for a new pickup truck in Ontario.


Sierra vs F-150 Comparison



Sierra 1500 Base (2.7L Turbo) 310hp 430 lb-ft
Ford F-150 Base (3.3 V6) 290hp 265 lb-ft
Sierra 1500 (5.3L V8) 355hp 460 lb-ft
Ford F-150 (Twin-Turbo V6) 325 400 lb-ft
Sierra 1500 (6.2L V8) 420hp 460 lb-ft
Ford F-150 (3.5L Twin-Turbo V6) 450 hp 510 lb-ft
Sierra 1500 (Diesel I6) 460hp 460 lb-ft


The most important factor when comparing different pickup truck models, the performance of your pickup truck is essential for any level of hauling and towing, which is what the Sierra 1500 excels at. The base Sierra 1500 2.7L Turbo engine offers 310 horsepower and 420 lb-ft of torque with an 8-speed transmission, while the high-powered 6.2L engine offers an upgraded 420hp. Unlike Ford, the Sierra 1500 also offers a diesel engine option, with a maximum torque rating of 460 lb-ft.


The interior of your pickup truck is also an important factor when choosing your next new pickup. The interior of the Sierra 1500 has been enhanced with previously optional features now standard to deliver a more premium experience. Here are just some of the features in a Sierra 1500 designed to make driving more enjoyable.

  • 13.4-inch Colour Multimedia Display Interface
  • 12.3-inch Instrument Cluster
  • Electronic Precision Shift Controller
  • Trailer-Capable Super Cruise Control


There’s a lot to love about the brand-new Sierra 1500. Visit Gus Brown Buick GMC for a great selection of Sierra trucks right here at our Whitby dealership location. For all your Buick and GMC sales, service, financing, and parts, trust the experts at Gus Brown Buick GMC.