Our reliable sources told us that 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 will come with some smaller updates. According to those rumors, we will see some modifications, although this model is still pretty fresh. The 3500HD is the top offer, when it comes to heavy duty trucks from General Motors. This model was redesigned recently, and it is currently in its third generation. Last redesign brought us many novelties, but company still wants to make this truck even more competitive to its arch rival from Ford. In that order, we expect to see some visual updates, while changes in mechanical aspect are not expected.
2017 GMC Sierra 3500 features and changes
The 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 will come with some novelties. This truck, which is known for its great performances, will come with some visual updates. Exact details are still unknown, but we expect to see some tweaks at the front. We will probably see similar changes as those on light duty variant of this truck. This means some modifications, primarily at the front end. We will see some revisions on grille, lighting and maybe even on the bumper. However, base characteristics of the trucks will remain unchanged. The 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 will be one extremely versatile truck, which will beside its fantastic performances, also feature very car-like spacious, comfortable and full-of-technologies cabin.
2017 GMC Sierra 3500 interior
Changes inside are not expected. We will see pretty much the same design of the cabin. On the other side, it is possible to see some new standard features, and even some new types of materials. The 2017 Sierra 3500 will come with the same body-styles in offer. There are Regular Cab, Double Cab and Crew Cab models in offer. Trims will remain the same too. Those are base Sierra, then SLE and SLT.
2017 GMC Sierra 3500 engine
Changes in this aspect won’t come neither. We will see two engines in offer. Base 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 will be powered by 6.0 liter V8, which is good enough for 360 horses and 380 lb-ft of torque. Also, there is a diesel variant, which uses 6.6 liter Duramax V8 engine, which has max output of 397 horsepower and 765 pound-feet of torque. Both engines are paired with 6-speed automatic transmission.
2017 GMC Sierra 3500 release date and price
The 2017 GMC Sierra 3500 will come late this year. Changes in price are not expected so, base model will go around 33.000 dollars.