2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Specs and Release Date

Friday, April 24th 2015. GMC

2016 GMC Sierra 1500At this time, rumors are spreading around 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 that is expected to be released at the end of 2015. As we know that this pickup truck has great image on the market with the strength on its luxury design and powerful performance. As the upcoming model, this 2016 Sierra 1500 is rumored to go with more aggressive look, enhanced cabin and also improved engine performance.

Exterior

2016 GMC Sierra 1500 will be the copy of its previous 2014 model and it is supported with the massive grille with the GMC logo all over it because it is their icon. You could find out chromed front lower plate to complete the angular headlights that will make this truck looks more perfect. The angular shape is its trademark so the company will not remove it. About the cabin, there are Regular, Crew and also Double cab configurations so you could choose based on what you need. The box has short, standard and long to offer you more choices.

Interior

2016 GMC Sierra 1500 will make you fall in love seeing its cabin. The interior is supported with the new upholstery including leather, wood grain and also real aluminum for its trim elements. Of course, you could also enjoy the spacious storage compartment including beneath the arm rest. It also has 4.2 inches of center console on its entry level and on other trims are 8 inches of touch screen integrated to IntelliLink infotainment interface to support you with navigation, streaming radio and smartphone connectivity. Some safety features will give you best protection such as StabiliTrak, airbag system, rear vision camera for higher trims and OnStar package.

Powertrain

It seems incomplete if we leave this topic in 2016 GMC Sierra 1500. This truck is offered with two or four-wheel drive system that is for the standard double-cab only and you could find out the black painted grille, mirror caps, body-colored door handles and carbon fiber graphics for the hood and tailgate. If you need a variant with more updates, we recommend you to choose SLE double-cab with the 20 inches of alloy wheels. All models are built in monochromatic look, door handles, and mirrors, side-molding and also body-colored bumpers. For the Elevation Edition, it has more equipment list such as keyless entry, power mirrors, bed lighting, premium LED headlights and 110 volts of power outlet.

For the base engine of 2016 GMC Sierra 1500, the company keeps the previous V6 engine 4.3 liter to produce 285 horses and also 305 lb-ft of torque. You need $2400 more to get the V8 engine 5.3 liter to offer 355 horses and 383 lb-ft of torque. For the highest output is 6.2 liter Hemi to produce 420 horses and 450 lb-ft of torque.

2016 GMC Sierra 1500 Release Date and Price

It is expected that 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 will be released at the end of 2015 with the base price tag about $27k and the highest price tag about $50k.

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