When you are in search of a rugged and dependable new pickup that has the capability to get any job done right, be sure to turn your attention to GMC's lineup of Sierra 1500 trucks. The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 delivers power, capability and plenty of refinement that make it a top choice for discerning pickup truck buyers. Whether you are shopping for a daily workhorse pickup or a truck that can haul your toys on the weekends, GMC builds a Sierra 1500 for you!
The standard powertrain in the 2017 Sierra lineup is the 4.3-liter EcoTec3 V6 engine, which generates 285 hp and best-in-class standard torque of 305 lb-ft. Its maximum towing capacity of 7600 pounds means that even the Sierra 1500 base model provides superb power and capability. Next up is the optional 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8, which delivers best-in-class fuel economy while churning out a powerful 355 horses, 383 lb-ft of torque and a maximum towing capacity of 11,100 pounds! For even greater towing capacity and performance, consider the best-in-class towing abilities of the mighty 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8-equipped Sierra 1500, which is rated at 12,000 pounds of maximum towing. It is clear with the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 pickup, power and capability come standard!
The 2017 Sierra 1500 pickup truck is available with an extensive list of advanced safety and driver assist technologies and active safety features to help drivers handle any obstacles the road can muster. New on the Sierra 1500 pickup for 2017 is a Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking system that can detect an imminent front-end collision situation at low speeds. If the driver fails to apply the brakes, the Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking system can automatically apply brake pressure to help avoid or reduce the severity of a collision.
A Lane Keep Assist system is also available and helps mitigate unintentional lane drifting by reading lane markings and guiding your Sierra 1500 truck back into its lane using light steering inputs. Parking a full-size pickup like the Sierra 1500 is easy when you have its Rear Vision Camera and Front and Rear Park Assist system onboard. As you can see, the rugged yet refined 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is available with an impressive lineup of convenience, safety and technology features to make a long drive or a full work day in the truck enjoyable and safe.
GMC's 2017 Sierra 1500 pickup truck is highly configurable, thanks to the multitude of powertrain, cab style, bed length and trim level choices. Every 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 model gets standard performance amenities including 4-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, StabiliTrak with Proactive Roll Avoidance, Hill Start Assist, electronic trailer sway control and a locking tailgate. Even in standard trim, the 2017 Sierra 1500 is ready to go to work on day one!