When it comes to getting a versatile, capable pickup truck, full-size options have become some of the most powerful vehicles on the market today. At Lakeland Ford in Lakeland, FL, we're delighted to carry a vast array of new Fords in stock including the 2016 Ford F-150. Lakeland Ford is one of FL's top-ranked Ford dealerships and has served Lakeland, Winter Haven, Bartow, and Plant City for a number of years. Come by Lakeland Ford at 1430 W. Memorial Blvd and explore a new F-150 today.
There are a lot of excellent options in the full-size pickup segment, so let's compare the 2016 Ford F-150 against the Chevrolet Silverado 1500.
When comparing the F-150 against the Silverado 1500, it's hard to ignore the price difference between the two. The new F-150 starts at $26,430, while the Silverado 1500 has a MSRP of $27,095. That's an immediate savings of more than $600 right off the bat. While that much money may not seem like a lot, the F-150 is the better value of the two and will save you money.
Full-size pickup trucks are recognized for their ability to tow and carry a large amount of cargo with ease. If you're searching for a truck with the best towing and payload capacity, then the F-150 is the vehicle for you. The F-150 is rated to tow up to 12,200 pounds and has a payload capacity of 3,300 pounds On the other hand the Silverado 1500 can tow up to 12,000 pounds and has a payload capacity of 2,011 pounds When it comes to towing and payload capacity, the new F-150 has the upper hand.
When towing more than 12,000 pounds, you don't want to have to worry about your safety. Ford packed the pickup truck with a lengthy list of safety features to ensure that you're safe in the case of an accident. The new F-150 comes with Safety Canopy side curtain airbags, a rear view camera, a Blind Spot Information System, inflatable rear safety belts, a SOS Post-Crash Alert System and a SecuriLock passive anti-theft system.
If you are in the market for a versatile pickup truck that can tackle everything you put it through, then the 2016 Ford F-150 is an amazing option. With the F-150's excellent powertrain options, great value, and incredible towing and payload capabilities, it has the edge over the Chevrolet Silverado 1500. To get a great price on a new Ford, visit Lakeland Ford at 1430 W. Memorial Blvd and discover a F-150 today, close to anywhere in Lakeland, Winter Haven, Bartow, and Plant City.View Inventory