GMC Sierra 1500 2018
General Motors will be coming up with the new modified version of Sierra 1500 very soon with some freshened up designing, varied body styling and engine options. The Sierra has been the forth best pickup truck in the US market. The GMC Sierra 1500 has been all about handsome, strong and tough body with spell bound towing capability and smooth performance but the modifications for the 2018 model would be very minimal. However, a complete new redesigning for the Sierra is being planned by the automaker General Motors in the near future. Nevertheless, Sierra has 2500 and 3500 line-up for stronger towing capacity.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 Engine
The upcoming GMC Sierra 1500 would be available in 4 trim variants: Base, SLE, SLT and Denali. The base model of 2018 GMC Sierra would be powered by a standard 4.3 liter EcoTec3 V6 engine with direct injection, active fuel management and Variable Valve Timing generating an outcome of 285 hp and 305 pound feet of torque as the powertrain but will offer a 5.3 liter V8 engine producing an outcome of 355 hp and a torque of 383 pound feet, with all wheel drive platform as an option. These would be coupled with 6 speed automatic transmission. The most powertrain that would offer best towing capacity would constitute a 6.2 liter V8 engine which would be capable to produce an outcome of 420 horsepower and a toque of 460 pound feet, with paired 8 speed automatic transmission. This would offer a towing capability of 12,500 pounds when properly equipped.There would be another 445 hp 6.6 liter V8 diesel engine.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 Exteriors
The Sierra 1500 will be a mini-truck vehicle designed with overloaded masculinity offering many body styles for the personalised needs of the buyer. The body styling options would be variable. There would be Crew Cab with Short Box, Crew Cab with Standard Box, Double Cab with Standard Box, Regular Cab with Standard Box and Regular Cab with Long Box.There are steps on the rear end, on the bumper for an easy entry into the bed of the vehicle. The body has been given a chrome grille surround for superior looks. There would beIntegrated garage – door opener, Remote Vehicle Starter and LED fog lamps. The car would be running over 17 to 18 inches bright machined aluminium wheels.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 Interiors
The interiors would be superior to vehicles of same segment. The front seats would be comfortable and commodious with 10 way adjustable power driver’s seat, heating feature and ventilation. The driver information display would be 4.2 inch screen on the center. The cabin would come equipped with wireless phone charging anddual zone climate control. The Infotainment system would comprise of a 7.0 inch touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility, 6 Speaker Surround Audio System, Bluetooth Connectivity, CD / MP3 player, Satellite / HD Radio, Voice Recognition,WiFi hotspot, USB ports and AUX jacks.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 Safety Features
The Guidance Plan would constitute several technologies that ensue safety with Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance, Turn by Turn Navigation, Advanced Diagnostics and Hands Free Calling Minutes in upgraded system. The additional Teen Driver technology allows for configuring few limitations in the settings for ensuring safe driving behaviour. The driver assistive features would include Electronic Stability Control, Brake Assist, Daytime Running Lamps, Backup Camera, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Hill Start Assist, Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, Forward Collision Alert and Safety Alert Driver Seat, Front and Rear Park Assist and Lane Keep Assist.
How many airbags in 2018 GMC Sierra 1500?
The Airbags System would comprise of Front airbags with the safety belt system to protect the driver and the front passenger during a front impact, Seat-Mounted Side Impact airbags to protect the occupants at the sides during a side impact and Side-Curtain airbags to protect the occupants during a rollover.
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