While we talk about GMC Sierra 2500 HD pickup truck we must have in mind several important things. First of all, it is bigger and heavier than Sierra 1500, so 2500 HD model requires fuel economy power-plant. Second important thing is the weight which can slow down performing of work tasks and decrease your budget. In first plan American carmaker assert Duramax diesel powerplant which resolved both above-mentioned problems. Further, exhaust policy is very strict in heavy duty segment because prohibit harmful gasses. All in all, the 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD holds everything told as own features to compete on the American, Australian and UK marketplace. Further, due that, we expect changes in the power department, then in trim choices to improve comfort and finally on the exterior design.
Certainly, this is not a new generation, so changes are not radical. We hope that you will be satisfied with those what you will see. For people who search for the agile vehicle for everyday strong work perhaps, it is the right solution.
2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD – Design
How will you notice differences from base model? Engineers have given size plus in order to increase space for cargo and for passengers into the cabin also. Body-on-frame design in combination with excellent rear axle and suspension promises to fulfill its purposes. Of course, there are a couple of cabin configurations but we indicate you the crew cab with four doors and two rows of seats. As for exterior design, at first glance, the front fascia looks bigger with a honeycomb grille and shining chrome materials. In the corners, next to the grille you can see new LED running lights with a higher level of intensity.
Depending on the trim selection, some of the exterior details could be added. For example, the Denali package brings the long list with the new fender, decorative accents and more. The profile will be elegant but with big wheel arches and double tires on the rear. There is also on the cabin parts you can see big mirrors, elegant door handles, and chrome of side sills. The 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD, in a special way, looks attractive so car maker should not worry about satisfying the needs of new customers.
2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD – Comfort
The interior of the cabin is nice and comfortable like in passenger car, so we conclude that carmaker takes care of any details. It is particularly visible in Denali package. The 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD dispose of with big buttons, sensitive commands, and functions which should be ease for drivers to use. In every corner of the body is embedded camera which oversees processes around the vehicle. Have you thought about sensors and other systems and devices which are useful in driving? The safety package includes standard and advanced systems which keep a high level of safety. As the main part of the dashboard, there is a central computer with 8-inch InelliLink infotainment system. It successful linking different technologies.
2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD – Specification
The equally well new 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD has a payload and towing characteristic. The last is provided by Duramax engine and amounts around 13,000 pounds. The trail disposes of with great cargo space and electric outlets for tools and other devices.
The base engine will be a 6.0-liter V8 diesel engine which produces 360 horsepower while above-mentioned 6.6-liter Duramax produces 397 horsepower and 765 lb.-ft. of torque. Thanks to that, the vehicle will be ready to perform work tasks very quickly. Further, a six-speed automatic transmission will stay and do this important job.
2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD – Price
The key competitor is Ford with F Super Duty line of pickups. The price of 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD is moving between $33,500 and $65,000. The release date is scheduled for 2017.