diesel gaugeWhen it comes to GMC trucks in Canada, there rarely exist a shortage of news and information to pass your way.  We like to keep you informed of the latest that the industry has to offer on behalf of your Thunder Bay GMC Truck Dealership and today we will talk about diesel fuel.  From a recent GMC Truck press release back in September of this year we find the following excerpt, “When it comes to horsepower from a diesel engine, the 2017 GMC Sierra HD tops the segment with an SAE-certified 445 hp (332 kW) from an all-new Duramax 6.6L V-8 turbo-diesel. And when it comes to the torque that enables effortless trailering and hauling, it also delivers more than ever: an SAE-certified net 910 lb.-ft. of torque (1,234 Nm) to make easier work of the heaviest loads.”

Duncan Aldred, one of GMC Sales and Marketing VPs added his opinion to the diesel discussion when he mentioned that the GMC Sierra HD trucks and the Duramax diesel have proven for many years to be effective at offering customers “confidence-inspiring capability” for the largest of all truck tasks.  He goes on to say, “With the new Duramax and additional enhancements, the 2017 Sierra HD takes the combination of refinement and capability to an unprecedented level.”  We know that at your Dominion Motors GMC Truck Dealer in Ontario, this is one of the most sought after of the new trucks on the entire truck dealer lot.

What is different now about these new GMC Trucks?  Well, along with a 19 percent increase in max torque over the current Duramax 6.6L and segment-best horsepower, the redesigned turbo-diesel’s performance is quieter and smoother.  This totally allows for greater refinement and more confidence when trailering or hauling in your new GMC Truck from Canada.  You ought to check it out yourself, like so many other things we read, it is best to experience firsthand.  Come ask our experts more about these new GMC Trucks in Thunder Bay today.