GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 Comparison

GMC Sierra


Chevy Silverado
V6 & V8 Engine Options


V6 & V8 Engine Options
285 hp


285 hp
7,900 pounds (Base; 4.3L)

Towing Capacity

7,900 pounds (WT; 4.3L)
Combined MPG 17


Combined MPG 17

Pre-owned trucks are ideal vehicles for people who like the feeling of a strong engine beneath them or if they need something strong to tow heavy machinery or equipment. At Short Redmond SuperStore in Lexington, you can find a large selection of trucks for your journey ahead!

For Richmond drivers, there’s no question that the best trucks for them are between the Silverado or Sierra. Both of these vehicles offer their unique take on the truck in both engine performance and towing capacity. If you want to know more about these trucks, contact us or visit us in person.

GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500: Performance

Both the pre-owned GMC Sierra and Chevy Silverado have similar performance abilities, such as base engines and horsepower. They differentiate in specifics of their performance, such as:

GMC Sierra:

  • 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual (base)
  • Maximum high driving range: 660 miles

Chevy Silverado:

  • Maximum highway driving range: up to 726 miles.
  • 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual (base)

If you’re someone who values what a truck has under its hood, you won’t be disappointed with either of these trucks. At their base levels, the newer models both offer you 305 lb-ft of torque and 285 horsepower.

GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500: Interior Features

Trucks also make safe family vehicles and modern tech-friendly vehicles; if this is what you’re looking for in the Silverado or Sierra, you’ll be pleased to know that they have unique interior and safety features. Some Winchester residents prefer comfort, while others prefer a spacious cargo area. Here are some of the features you can expect from the newer versions of these trucks: 

GMC Sierra 1500:

  • Leather-wrapped steering wheel 
  • Chrome trim accents
  • Apple CarPlay and Android Auto Technology
  • Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert

Chevy Silverado 1500:

  • Cargo volume: 62.9 to 89.1 cu. ft
  • High-strength, roll-formed steel bed
  • myGMC Mobile App phone app
  • Lane Change Alert and Blind Side Alert

Test Drive a Used Truck for Sale at Short Redmond SuperStore

Both of these vehicles are popular among Danville-area truck drivers, and if you’re one, come to our Lexington dealership and test drive one for yourself. Feel free to contact our finance department for pricing or visit us for exclusive service and a chance to take one of these pre-owned trucks home for a one-of-a-kind driving experience!

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