The Sierra is a full-size truck produced by General Motors, under the GMC brand. This model is present since 1998 and during this period, we have seen three generations of it. Current model was launched in 2013. Both 2015 and 2016 year models were updated. The 2016 year model comes with much bigger changes, mostly in visual aspect. For the next year, so big changes are not expected. The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 will still come with some changes. Exact details are unknown, but there are some rumors that we could see some novelties inside the cabin. Mechanical part of the truck is expected to remain unchanged.
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 changes
This truck is an entry-level model, when it is about full-size pickups. As we used on it, is comes updated almost every year. Some of those are bigger, while some are smaller. This one will be somewhere between. According to some reports, we will see several modifications. In terms of exterior design, it will come pretty much the same as 2016 year model, which came with big changes, especially at the front, where it get new grille, headlights etc. There are also some changes at the rear end, like new taillights etc.
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 interior
The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is expected to come with some bigger modifications inside. According to some reports, dashboard will be revisited, especially center console. Beside that, some cheap plastics will be replaced with some better-quality materials. When it is about cab configurations, 2017 Sierra 1500 will be available in Regular Cab, Double Cab and Crew Cab configurations. Trim levels will also remain unchanged. There are base Sierra, SLE and SLT trims.
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 engines
In this segments of the truck we don’t expect changes. The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 will be available in three variants. Base model comes with 4.3 liter V6 engine, which has max output of 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. There are also two V8s in offer. First one is 5.3 liter unit, which is good for 355 horses and 383 lb-ft of twist. The other one is 6.2 liter V8, which has max output of 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque.
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 release date and price
The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is expected to come late next year. Price is expected to remain pretty much unchanged, which means in a range between 28.000 and 55.000 dollars.