Compare 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 vs. 2020 Ford F-150

2020 GMC Sierra 1500
2020 Ford F-150

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 vs. 2020 Ford F-150
16 city / 21 hwy* Fuel Economy 19 city / 25 hwy*
285 HP Horsepower 290 HP
4.3L 6cyl Engine 3.3L 6cyl

Serving Fort Walton Beach, FL

A pickup truck that offers the Double Cab and Crew Cab, the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 captivates the light-duty segment. Offering three cabin options, the 2020 Ford F-150 truck is also a key player in the light-duty niche of North America.


The 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 offers a 3.0 L diesel engine block that’s built on the exclusive Duramax platform. Comprised of six cylinders in an inline pattern, the turbocharged engine kicks out 277 net horsepower at 3,750 RPM. This patented I-6 powertrain spits out 460 pound-feet of torque when the tachometer hits 1,500 RPM. Coming from the Power Stroke series, the 2020 Ford F-150’s 3.0 L diesel engine can’t produce more than 250 hp and 440 lb-ft. Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach also offers the 6.2 L EcoTec3 engine for the Sierra 1500. Enhanced by the Dynamic Fuel Management, the naturally aspirated V8 engine produces 460 lb-ft and 420 hp. Also running on natural aspiration, the 2020 F-150’s 5.0 L V8 engine yields a maximum of only 400 lb-ft and 395 hp. The EcoTec3 label is also applied to the 4.3 L V6 and 5.3 L V8 engines on the GMC Sierra 1500 at Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach. Additionally, this light-duty GMC model can be equipped with a 2.7 L turbocharged engine that generates 310 hp and just under 350 lb-ft. Both pickup trucks are capable of towing slightly more than 12,000 pounds. A 4×4 drive and 10-speed automatic transmission are some other prominent mechanical features that are optional for these hard-working models.


Featuring six distinct functions, the MultiPro Tailgate is available for the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500. This updated tailgate improves loading, unloading and other operations involving the bed. You won’t get as many convenient features from the 2020 F-150’s power-locking tailgate. However, this Ford pickup truck has the Tailgate Lift Assist that reduces the effort for handling the liftgate. The GMC Sierra 1500 at Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach is available with the MultiPro Power Steps with a retractable design. These side assist steps have an articulating function with easy activation by foot. Such advanced side steps aren’t available on the 2020 F-150 model, but the Box Side Steps are on the menu. At Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach, we can customize the 2020 Sierra 1500 with the Max Trailering Package. An automatic locking differential and a high-capacity radiator are some major mechanical highlights of the towing bundle. You’ll also receive a trailer brake controller and heavy-duty rear springs for extra support. Additionally, the ProGrade Trailering System may be added to this light-duty GMC pickup truck. The Hitch Guidance and Hitch View provide peace of mind for towing. You can also use the Trailering App to optimize towing from the cabin. Optional on the 2020 F-150, the Pro Trailer Backup Assist includes an electronic knob for maneuvering a trailer at slow speeds.


Covering up to 15.0 inches on the front windshield of the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500, a multi-color head-up display boosts your focus during a drive. You can easily adjust the position and brightness of the graphics on the HUD. Unfortunately, the 2020 F-150 doesn’t offer such an advanced visual aid inside the cockpit. The GMC Sierra 1500 at Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach also boasts the Rear Camera Mirror that increases your awareness of any obstacles behind the tailgate. At Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach, you may also equip this light-duty model with an audio system that has the MultiPro and Kicker labels. Having a weatherproof design, this exclusive sound system on the bed provides awesome entertainment for tailgating parties. You could easily tune into HD Radio, SiriusXM 360L and other music channels.

You can test drive the GMC Sierra 1500 at Buick GMC Fort Walton Beach. Visit our auto dealership to explore the 2020 AT4, Denali, Elevation and other editions.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.