2015 Light-Duty V-8 Challenge


The truck wars have been heating up for years, and with the launch of the all-new 2015 Ford F-150, the battle has grown even more intense. We tested the Ford against the Chevrolet Silverado 1500, GMC Sierra 1500, Ram 1500 and the Toyota Tundra to see which could claim the title for King of the Hill in our 2015 Light-Duty V-8 Challenge.

Ford 6

A lot can happen in just a few years, especially in a segment as brutally competitive as half-ton four-door V-8 pickups. Some competitors are all-new while others have stayed steady. Let's see who's playing and what they've brought to the match. Overview


We put these five trucks through a series of tests. We tested them empty, and we tested them with trailers across Arizona's highways and desert. See how they fared. Acceleration | Quarter-Mile | Braking | Fuel Economy | Davis Dam


Chevy 5

After a week of testing, we collected votes from our judges and the results of our testing. We judged everything from interior quality to fastest up the Davis Dam grade. See which one stands alone at the top. Results