2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2020 GMC Sierra 1500

Silverado 1500 vs. 2020 GMC Sierra 1500

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500


2020 GMC Sierra 1500
$28,300 MSRP

Starting Price

$29,600 MSRP

Trim Options

285-hp 4.3L V6

Base Engine

285-hp 4.3L V6
13,400 pounds

Max Towing

13,400 pounds

Looking to purchase a new pickup truck for sale around Normal or Springfield? The 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 and 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 are both built by General Motors, but they each have something unique to offer. A lower starting price, a multitude of engine options, and just as many trim choices are just some of the benefits to choosing the  Chevrolet Silverado 1500 over the GMC Sierra 1500. Want to learn more? Read the rest of our Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. GMC Sierra 1500 comparison, below!

GMC Sierra vs. Chevy Silverado: Starting MSRP

Decatur truck shoppers who compare the Silverado vs. Sierra with respect to pricing will have a hard time not noticing that the Silverado is far more affordable. In fact, comparing top trims against each other, picking the Silverado vs. Sierra could save you as much as $10,000:

2020 Silverado Price:

  • 2020 Silverado 1500 Work Truck (Entry-Level): $28,300 MSRP
  • 2020 Silverado 1500 High Country (Top Tier): $53,300 MSRP

2020 Sierra Price:

  • 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Base (Entry-Level): $29,600 MSRP
  • 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali (Top Tier): $67,075 MSRP

Silverado vs. Sierra: Cab Choices & Trim Levels 

Whether you opt for the Chevy Silverado 1500 or the GMC Sierra 1500, you’ll be able to choose from these cab options:

  • Regular Cab
  • Double Cab
  • Crew Cab

That’s not all, though. You can also choose from one of eight trim levels if you choose the Chevy Silverado. Opt for the GMC Sierra, instead, and you’ll have a choice of just six trim levels. 

Silverado vs. Sierra: Features & Highlights

Whether you do a lot of highway driving around Springfield or you’re more of a backroads adventurer, the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra both offer some pretty compelling interior features, including but not limited to:

  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability
  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Rear vision camera
  • Infotainment system with color touchscreen
  • And more!

Silverado vs. Sierra: Power & Towing 

The playing field is pretty level between the 2020 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs. 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 with regard to standard engine choices, as both pickups come with a base 4.3L V6, generating 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. 

Want to upgrade engines? If that’s the case, you’ll start to see that things tip in favor of the Silverado vs. Sierra, as the former truck has five engine choices to choose from vs. just four for the Sierra. Both trucks, however, still can tow up to 13,400 pounds when properly equipped.

Find & Finance Your Next Silverado at Leman's Chevrolet City Llc

Now that you’ve had a chance to compare the GMC Sierra vs. Chevy Silverado chances are, you’ll want to experience both vehicles. When safe to do so, head down to Leman's Chevrolet City Llc for a test-drive. Or, just explore our Silverado 1500 inventory online and reach out to us with any questions you may have. We’re here to make your new truck buying process easier and more convenient.


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