Although it was launched last year, GM already works on some updates for its line of heavy duty trucks. One of those models is Sierra 2500HD, which is an entry-level model when it is about HD trucks, along with its mechanical twin Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD. So far, we have seen three generations of this truck. Current model came last year and it looks like 2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD will come with some important modifications. For this update, both of GM’s trucks will come with visual improvements and each of them will come with its unique appearance.
2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD changes and features
This model is still very fresh in many aspects. So, it is unlikely that 20107 GMC Sierra 2500HD will come with some more significant changes. The base characteristics will remain the same. It will come with same platform and body styles too. Those are Regular Cab, Double Cab and Crew Cab. The 2017 Sierra 2500HD will most likely come with some visual updates. It will be some kind of a mid-cycle refresh, so expect to see several tweaks. Most of the changes will naturally come at the front. Exact changes are still unknown, but like it is case with all updates, most of the changes will come at the front end. We will probably see some revisions on the grille, lighting and similar areas. Other parts could also come with modifications. We could see new lighting at the rear end, new wheels etc.
2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD interior
Inside the cabin bigger changes are not expected. Base styling will remain unchanged. We could only see some smaller tweaks, and also changes in terms of standard features. Infotainment system could also come improved, as some other hi-tech features too.
2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD under the hood
Under the hood, we don’t expect changes for 2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD. Base engine will be 6.0 liter V8, which is good enough for 360 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque. Optional engine will be diesel-powered 6.6 liter Duramax V8, which has max output of 397 horses and 765 lb-ft of max torque. When it is about transmission, 2017 Sierra 2500HD will be equipped with 6-speed automatic transmission.
2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD release date and price
The 2017 GMC Sierra 2500HD is expected to come in the fall of next year. Bigger changes in price are not expected, so updated model should go between 32.500 and 58.000 dollars.