Chevrolet Silverado vs. GMC Sierra

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500


2021 GMC Sierra 1500
$28,600 MSRP

Starting MSRP

$30,000 MSRP

Trim Choices

285-hp 4.3L V6

Base Engine

285-hp 4.3L V6
13,400 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

11,800 pounds

2021 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 vs. 2021 GMC Sierra 1500

Looking for a new truck near Ripon to help you complete the toughest of tasks? All manner of towing, hauling, and people-transporting efforts are no match for the new Chevrolet Silverado 1500, for sale and lease today at Holiday Automotive in Fond du Lac! Then again, if you prefer premium features with still-excellent capability, perhaps the new GMC Sierra 1500, also for sale at Holiday Automotive, is a better match.

Find out which full-size truck best meets your needs now with our Silverado vs. Sierra comparison! And don’t forget, we’re only a phone call away at (920) 921-8898 if you have questions!

GMC Sierra vs. Chevy Silverado: Starting MSRP

Purchasing or leasing a new truck in Oshkosh or West Bend isn’t something you do lightly. There’s a lot of research involved, not to mention the feeling you get once you finally get into the driver’s seat. What’s more, stepping up to a new full-size pickup, especially, can be costly. That’s why you’ll want to be sure that you choose the right choice for your budget:

Silverado Price:

  • 2021 Silverado 1500 Work Truck (Entry-Level): $28,600 MSRP
  • 2021 Silverado 1500 High Country (Top Tier): $58,595 MSRP

Sierra Price:

  • 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Base (Entry-Level): $30,000 MSRP
  • 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali (Top Tier): $63,495 MSRP

Silverado vs. Sierra: Trim & Cab Configurations

Not only are the new Silverado 1500 and Sierra 1500 available with Regular Cabs, Double Cabs, or Crew Cabs, but these trucks also offer plenty of variety in terms of trim configurations. The Silverado lineup offers you a choice of eight trim levels vs. six for the Sierra:

2021 Silverado 1500 Trim Levels

  • Custom
  • Custom Trail Boss
  • LT
  • RST
  • LT Trail Boss
  • LTZ
  • High Country

2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Trim Levels

  • Sierra Base
  • SLE
  • Elevation
  • SLT
  • AT4
  • Denali

Silverado vs. Sierra: Capability & Power

How do the GMC Sierra vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 models compare with regard to power? Thankfully, both trucks boast a gutsy 4.3L V6. And each truck musters up an impressive 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque.

Want even more power? The Silverado is likely better for you, with five engine options to choose from vs. four for the Sierra. As for towing, the Silverado 1500 offers a maximum capacity of up to 13,400 pounds vs. a more meager 12,100 pounds for the Sierra 1500.

Silverado vs. Sierra: Standard Amenities

Looking for features galore? When you compare the GMC Sierra vs. Chevy Silverado in terms of their amenities, you’ll find that both pickup trucks have plenty to offer, including but of course not limited to niceties such as:

  • Bluetooth® connectivity
  • Infotainment systems with color touchscreens
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability
  • Rear vision cameras
  • …And much more!

Find & Finance Your Next New Chevy or GMC at Holiday Automotive

Want to continue your GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500 comparison to find the perfect pick for your life in Sheboygan or Beaver Dam? Contact us online with questions, then feel free to fill out our online financing pre-qualification form to see how much truck you can afford! Or, if you’re also considering SUVs, check out our Chevy Traverse vs. GMC Acadia comparison!

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