2018 Chevy Silverado vs 2018 GMC Sierra

There are a lot of similarities between the two models in this 2018 Chevy Silverado vs 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 comparison. Each of these trucks is a full-size, light-duty model available in several different body styles and trim levels. Because they are both produced by General Motors, they share many structural and technological features. For example, both of these models come standard with a 4.3-liter V-6 engine rated for 285 horsepower and 285 pound-feet of torque. On the high end of their engine options both trucks can also haul up to 12,500 pounds with trailering. Even though the 2018 Silverado and 2018 Sierra offer many similarities, there is an immediate difference that stands out: the 2018 GMC Sierra has a higher starting price, in spite of offering the same capability. Keep reading to learn more about how these models stack up.
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 vs 2018 GMC Sierra 1500
$28,300 Starting MSRP $29,000
285 hp, 305 lb-ft Base Engine Output 285 hp, 305 lb-ft
High Country Top Trim Level Denali
Z71 Packages Off-Roading Options All Terrain X

Trim Options on the 2018 Chevy Silverado

Both the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 and the 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 are available in several trim levels. The Silverado offers more choices for discerning shoppers. While the 2018 GMC Sierra is available in base Sierra, SLT, SLE and top-of-the-line Denali models, the 2018 Chevy Silverado trims include Work Truck (WT), LT, Custom, LS, LTZ, and High Country. The Sierra Denali may offer more advanced (and pricy) luxury features, but the 2018 Silverado is available with many more options (and, presumably, more choice for drivers with tight budgets). Each of these trucks is also available with an off-road optimized option. With the Z71 package, Silverado drivers can enjoy an off-road optimized suspension, tow hooks, an automatic locking rear differential, and underbody shields. The All Terrain X package is available on the 2018 GMC Sierra also offers advanced off-road capability. We like the practicality and options available on the Chevy in this 2018 Chevy Silverado vs 2018 GMC Sierra comparison. To learn more about this great Chevy truck in the Huntsville AL area, contact a member of the Harbin Automotive sales team in Scottsboro AL today.
front of the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 in the dark
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 bed loaded with lumber
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 High Country front seats
infotainment system in the 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500