15 Dec 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 – Light-Duty Pickup Truck with 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 – Light-Duty Pickup Truck with 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot
The new 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is a light-duty pickup truck that brings you the best in class features. GMC is known for producing trucks that bring great value for money and best features that are functional and utilitarian. These pickup trucks are big, powerful and provide a smooth drive that you will never forget.
The Exterior of 2017 GMC Sierra 1500
At a first glance, you will notice that the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 has some very striking features. The exterior is very muscular, which is only enhanced with the signature GMC high performance LED headlights with thin profile LED fog lights. The design is bespoken of the professional grade engineering that brings a refinement to the overall design.
The exterior boasts a bold and large front grille, above it, you will find distinctive cutouts. You will have the option of chrome belt moldings. However, most distinctive feature of the new 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is the bed of the pickup truck. You will have three truck bed size options to choose from, i.e. Short, Standard and Long. These three sizes of truck beds are all made from high strength steel with various optional features.
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 – The Interior
The interior of the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck is very spacious and luxurious. You will have the choice of many premium materials, soft-touch instrument panel and 4G Wi-Fi hotspot. The interior features aluminum trim, comfortable perforated leather-appointed seats with vented and heated feature, storage space in the center console, heated leather wrapped steering wheel, wireless charging pads, under seat storage and an exceptionally quiet cabin.
Performance and Engine
The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 brings you three engine options, i.e. 4.3 liter EcoTec3 V6 engine (standard in base model), 5.3 liter EcoTec3 V8 engine and 6.2 liter EcoTec3 V8 engine. A 6 speed automatic transmission is standard, although you will have an option of 8 speed automatic transmission as well.
- The 4.3 liter V6 engine has 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft torque.
- The 5.3 liter V8 engine has 355 – 365 horsepower and 383 lb-ft torque.
- The 6.2 liter V8 engine has 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft torque.
This is a rear wheel pickup truck that has fuel efficiency 15 mpg to 18 mpg in the city and 20 mpg and 24 mpg on the highway.
Technology and Safety Features
The 2017 Sierra 1500 has some of the best in class hauling and trailering technologies including Trailer Sway Control, Hill Start Assist, Powertrain Grade Braking and Tow/Haul Mode with Cruise, Trailer Brake Controller and options like Max Trailering Package and Rear Vision Camera System are also available.
The interior technologies start with smart 8 inch diagonal color touch screen with IntelliLink, or you can choose the option of IntelliLink with Navigation. Other than that, the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 technologies include, customizable homepages for IntelliLink, Bluetooth connectivity, natural language voice command, 4G Wi-Fi hotspot and a lot more.
The safety features of 2017 Sierra 1500 includes:
- HID Projector Beam Headlamps
- Eaton Automatic Locking Rear Differential
- Rear Vision Camera
- Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking
- Lane Keep Assist
- Forward Collision Alert
- Safety Alert Seat
- Hill Start Assist
- Front and Rear Park Assist
- Automatic Crash Response
- Turn-by-Turn Navigation
- Roadside Assistance
- Emergency Services Link
- Remote Door Unlock
2017 GMC Sierra 1500 Price in the UAE
The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is already available in the GCC and the UAE. The base price of the GMC 2017 Sierra 1500 is AED 106,000 and it can go as high as AED 205,000 with every optional package and trim level.
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