When comparing the 2018 Ford F-150 to it's competitors like the Chevrolet Silverado and Ram 1500, the Ford truck is the clear winner, get it now at McMullen Ford 

2018 Ford F-150 vs. Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. Ram 1500

When it comes to choosing the best American truck, the top three contenders are the 2018 Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado 1500, and the Ram 1500. If you're having a difficult time narrowing it down to the winning choice, then the following information should help steer you in the direction of America's best-selling pickup truck for 41 years running-the Ford F-150.

Interior Comfort

If you want a truck that will keep you riding in comfort for years to come, you need the Ford F-150. When comparing the three trucks, all of them offer spacious cabins with a variety of materials. However, when it comes to the ultimate in comfort, the F-150 stands out with higher-quality standard upholstery, a downright luxurious Limited trim, and available features like massaging front seats.

Cargo Versatility

All three of these trucks are offered in a variety of cab and bed sizes. The F-150 wins out, though, thanks to its nine available configurations, including the Crew Cab/long-bed configuration with the most combined space. In addition, with its available LED bed lighting system, it adds even more versatility.

Variety of Features

With the Ford F-150 Limited trim, it takes pickup truck luxury to the next level. Features like heated, ventilated, and massaging leather front seats and its huge dual-pane sunroof will keep you riding in style everywhere you go.

Even at the base trim level, the F-150 beats out the competition with its long list of standard features. The base Ram 1500 does not even include power locks or windows.


Each truck is available with a variety of engine options. The base engine on the F-150 is a 290-horsepower 3.3-liter V6, while the Silverado's engine is a 4.3-liter V6 rated at 285 horsepower. At the top of F-150 performance is the off-road capable Raptor, which is powered by an incredible 450-horsepower engine. In addition, the F-150 offers the most towing potential at 13,200 pounds, when properly equipped.

There are a number of reasons to consider the 2018 Ford F-150 over the competition, but the most important number in the equation may very well be 41. That's how many years in a row American truck owners have preferred the F-150 to the Ram 1500 and Silverado 1500, making it not just the best choice, but the most American one. To experience the superiority of the Ford F-150 firsthand, schedule your test drive at McMullen Ford.

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