Meet the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500: A Rugged and Versatile Pickup
With a range of powerful engines, a versatile tailgate, and innovative safety features, the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is ready for the workday. Keep reading to learn more about this rugged pickup.
First Look at the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500
GMC MultiPro™ Tailgate
Loading the box of the GMC Sierra 1500 has never been easier thanks to the GMC MultiPro™ Tailgate, which is a first for the industry. Open or closed, the tailgate can easily be adjusted to fit your needs for loading, unloading, and securing items.
Choose from the following setup options:
- Primary Gate
- Primary Gate Load Stop
- Easy Access
- Full-Width Step
- Inner Gate Load Stop
- Inner Gate with Work Surface
Additionally, the box is constructed from high-strength, roll-formed steel for rugged strength, while remaining light. The cargo box is also equipped with 12 standard tie-downs, which are rated to hold up to 500 pounds per corner. And climbing into the box is easy with the CornerStep rear bumper, which features large cutouts to accommodate your work boots.
Whether you need the pickup for work, play, or both, the Sierra 1500 comes with a variety of engines and transmissions to deliver the power or efficiency you crave. The SLE and Elevation grades offer 310-hp 2.7L Turbo and 355-hp 5.3L V8 engines, while the SLT grade can be outfitted with a 420-hp 6.2L V8 or a 3.0L Duramax Turbo Diesel inline 6-cylinder engine.
The latter engines are paired with the all-new 10-speed automatic transmission, which delivers ideal shifting and exceptional performance. Both of the 5.3L V8 and 6.2L V8 engines are built with the Dynamic Fuel Management system to balance the engine output between 2 and 8 cylinders in 17 different patterns for optimal power and efficiency.
Plus, you can confidently move materials, crew, and gear to the job site, as this truck is capable of towing up to 12,200 pounds when properly equipped with the available Max Trailering Package. Additionally, the pickup can carry a maximum payload of up to 2,160 pounds.
Active Safety Features
From backing up a full truck to driving the highways of Florida, safety is at the forefront of the Sierra 1500. Enjoy peace of mind while traveling with the available Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert and Forward Collision Alert features. Once you arrive at your destination, you can easily move the truck in reverse to unload your materials with the available HD Rear Vision Camera.
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