If you ever step into truck market, one of the companies that offers best vehicles will be GMC. With its 2018 GMC Sierra 1500, they make difference. It is entry level model, while there are 2500 and 3500 versions. Of course, higher number means more power and equipment, and higher price. Nevertheless, the Sierra 1500 can be exciting for most of truckers. Pickup has nice design and performs well on and off the road. Comparing to predecessors, most changes comes inside the cabin. We still don’t know much about cab configurations and trim levels. There are some rumors, but nothing is carved in stone yet.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 changes
Modifications on the 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 are modest. Exterior updates are just on grille and bumpers, and also few details. All in all, nothing spectacular. On the other hand, cabin is significantly different. There is new dashboard and control panel. It has touch-screen display. Also, new gauges and steering wheel are making Sierra 1500 very elegant. Covered by leather, steering wheel holds control buttons. Power seats and air conditioning are boosting overall comfort of the truck. Outside, most interesting changes could come with new colors and paintjobs.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 engine
Engine lineups for every GMC Sierra model is not available yet. It is still unclear, but we believe entry level model will get V-6 and V-8 drivetrains. Few things are certain. For example, 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 will use 8-speed automatic transmission, to distribute power. From gearbox, it goes to rear wheels by default. Optional, we will find AWD Sierra 1500. Big 3500 truck will get diesel powertrain, which is still unavailable information for base pickup. Later in this year we will know more about towing numbers, mileage, speed and other specs.
2018 GMC Sierra 1500 price
Depending on cab configuration and trim levels, cost of the 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 raises. Entry level model will be available from around $30,000. There will be few packages for boosting different areas of the truck. We are sure there will be boosters for towing, as well as some design details. In the cabin, we will find better infotainment offer. Also, depending on engine, this model can cost over $50,000.