Pickup trucks segment in the automobile industry has gained immense attention in the past few years. Almost all leading automobile giants are manufacturing such vehicles. Among the many companies, which have made an impact GM needs special mention with the new presented model 2019 GMC Sierra 2500.
GMC Sierra models have made quite a good impression on roads and the new models will be hitting the market with new innovations and up-gradation.
2019 GMC Sierra 2500 will possess a plenty of Chrome details
The appearance of 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 is a bold, aggressive and tough pickup truck. There are no soft touches to the exteriors of the vehicle. It is evident from the get up of the pickup truck that the beast is designed for rugged terrains and rough surfaces. High strength steel and aluminum are used in the making of the main body of the pickup truck, making it lightweight as well as tough and durable at the same time.
When compared to the older models, this new 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 comes with an upgraded front fascia. The radiator grille needs special mention in this regard. There are 4-grille bars, right in the center of which the ‘GMC’ logo is fixed.
Chrome details can be seen on the front fascia as well. The headlights are square shaped and bold and right on the face without any kind of special detailing. The fog lights are also prominent. There is a slight slope in the roofline of the pickup.
2019 GMC Sierra 2500 Cabin and Amenities
The cabin of this impressive. Dual-density seat foam is used for the seats. The higher versions have leather covered seats and have heated front seats as well. The base models of 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 come with the 7.0-inch touchscreen.
Other interior features present in the pickup truck include Apple CarPlay, Android Auto Integration, an upgraded navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity, audio system with 6-speakers etc.
It is needless to say that 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 will come equipped with the best safety and security features.
Some of the features worth mentioning in this regard are blind spot monitoring, tire-pressure monitoring system, back up camera, airbags, safety alert seat, forward collision alert, front and rear park assist, lane departure warning etc. while some of the features will be available on all the trims; some of them might be there only in the higher trims.
2019 GMC Sierra 2500 Powertrain Updates
There are chances of two engine options in the new GMC Sierra 2500. Both are diesel engine variants. While one is a 6.0-liter V-8 engine, churning out almost 360 HP of energy and 380 lbs-feet of torque; the other engine is a 6.6-liter Duramax turbodiesel V8.
Furthermore, this engine has the capacity of producing 445 HP of energy and 910 lbs-feet of torque. Both the engines are coming with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
2019 GMC Sierra 2500 Price and Launch Date
Though the exact pricing of 2019 GMC Sierra 2500 is unknown. However, from some rumors, the new vehicle will be available in the range of $36,000. For higher trims, the prices can easily rise to $65.000. It will debut sometime in 2019.
Summing it up
Major competitors for GMC Sierra 2500 will be RAM 1500, Ford F-150, and also Toyota Tundra etc. With the upgrades and upliftments in the vehicle, it is sure to woo target buyers.