Blue GMC Sierra 1500

2019 GMC Sierra 1500

Red Chevy Silverado 1500

2019 Chevy Silverado 1500

GMC Sierra 1500 vs. Chevy Silverado 1500

2.7L Turbo

Base Engine

2.7L Turbo
310 hp


310 hp
348 lb-ft


348 lb-ft
8-speed automatic


8-speed automatic
420 hp, 6.2L V8

Top Engine

420 hp, 6.2L V8
Up to 9,700 pounds

Max Towing Capacity

Up to 9,900 pounds


Silverado or Sierra? Which is the right model for you and your driving needs? Compare the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 and 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 at Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC to find the model with the interior technology, safety features, and convenient space you need, then take it for a test drive around town! You can peruse our new vehicle specials to help you save!

Sierra vs. Silverado: Performance

While the Sierra and Silverado performance look similar, there’s one difference between the two: the towing capacity. Both models are built with a 2.7L Turbo engine that exports 310 hp and 348 lb-ft of torque. However, the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 has a max towing capacity of up to 9,700 pounds and the Silverado can tow up to 9,900 pounds.

Sierra vs. Silverado: Interior

The new GMC Sierra interior provides a leather-wrapped steering wheel, chrome trim accents, and purposeful interior lighting. If you need a bit more from your drive, add on the available heated front seats or even leather-appointed upholstery with perforated inserts. The Silverado interior has the storage set inside the rear seats instead of behind them, in addition to the extra storage already in the rear.

Sierra vs. Silverado: Safety

As far as safety goes in the GMC Sierra, there’s plenty to give drivers added peace of mind. These high-tech safety features include:

  • Teen Driver tech
  • OnStar® Safety & Security
  • Pro Grade Warranty
  • Available HD Rear Vision Camera
  • Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning

The Silverado provides similar features to the Sierra only you’ll have to pay extra to get them. These features include the Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, Front Pedestrian Braking, Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, and more.

Test Drive the Sierra at Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC Today!

When it comes to the model with more standard safety, a more luxurious design, and more technology to keep your rides entertaining, the new GMC Sierra pulls ahead of the Silverado. Learn more about this model and your Sierra color options, our new vehicle specials, and more when you contact Dale Earnhardt Jr. Buick GMC with any questions. We can assist you with all of your automotive needs, like how to reset GMC IntelliLink or with comparing the Terrain vs. Acadia. Shopping for a Sierra on a budget? Browse our used GMC Sierra inventory to secure a great price.

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