GMC Trucks for Sale in Thunder BayIn our last post about new GMC Trucks, we highlighted the new GMC Canyon.  Today we bring you the latest on the new GMC Sierra 1500.  This beloved truck is a must have for any serious truck lover who needs a workhorse but also wants style and sophistication.  Here’s the rundown for GMC of the latest and greatest features you will find in your new GMC Sierra 1500:

  • Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission (6.2L V-8 models)
  • Magnetic ride control suspension added to Sierra Denali
  • Enhanced IntelliLink with Text Messaging Alerts and Siri Eyes Free
  • Available OnStar with 4G LTE and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot (3GB/three-month data trial)
  • Revised trailering ratings based on SAE J2807 Recommended Practices
  • Spray-on bedliner now offered on all models – including three-dimensional GMC logo; standard on Sierra Denali (with Denali logo)
  • New, available up-level trailering mirrors with LED rear guidance lamps
  • USB port added to upper glove box on SLE models with 40/20/40 front bench seat
  • Exterior colours: Emerald Green Metallic and Stone Blue Metallic

Like most truck owners, you probably have towing needs and the rating on your new truck is important to you.  The Sierra was completely redesigned in 2014 and GMC didn’t leave out any details when it came to towing.  With an all-new eight-speed automatic option, engineers were able to maintain the 5,443 kg trailer rating.  Other features that you will find crucial to your towing practices can be found in the NHT max trailering package featuring:

  • 9.76-inch rear axle
  • Heavy-duty rear springs
  • Revised shock tuning
  • Enhanced cooling
  • Integrated trailer brake controller to optimize capability and comfort when trailering.

If you would like to take the new GMC Sierra for a test drive, contact your Thunder Bay GMC truck dealership and we will show you around today!  Don’t miss out on our new 2015 GMC Sierra year end close-out sales.  Search our inventory online today to see all that we have to offer.