November 18, 2017

News, Price and Specs
2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD-front view

Heavy Duty pickup line involves new GMC Sierra 2500 which is prepared for 2018 model year. The automotive market dictates strict rules regarding CO2 emissions and fuel consumption. For that reason, American manufacturer introduces diesel power plant with expensive equipment that satisfies above mentioned factors. EPA ranking has a huge influence on the environment and also changing status in your budget. What can you expect from 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD? In this question, you can notice one thing, new Sierra with Denali trim package might present fulfillment of all needs which are set ahead for all modern pickup trucks. The crew cab has plenty space for legs between seats and enough height for heads. Power-adjustable seats bring next level of comfort while elements are wrapped with leather. The technology package includes new Bose audio system, 4G WI-Fi hotspot, navigation and more.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD-front view

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD – Exterior

Engineers claimed that new body is 20-feet long, 6.5-feet high and 6.5-feet is a bed. That exactly means plus size compared with the previous version.  If you look exterior design on the front fascia specifically emphasizes chrome grille which shines like a diamond. In corners, square LED lights are located with intensive lighting which increases visibility on the road. What yet is different? For example, side sills are designed for two feet so you can very easily enter the cabin. Some mechanical changes such as new suspension and rear axle are lifting up cargo bed on a higher level. The whole concept adopts art design and thanks to the use of decorative elements 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD will attract potential customers.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD – Specification

Body-on-frame carries turbocharged 6.6 liter Duramax V8 diesel power plant that produces almost 400 horsepower and 765 lb-ft of torque. New diesel option blows greater outputs and giving better gas economy. It comes with Allison six speeds automatic transmission that sends power to all four wheels. High torque is a very good for pulling power so according ranking amounts 13,000 pounds. Also, diesel power doesn’t lose on the speed and acceleration. In addition, this pickup truck has a two-wheel drive in a standard option so its maneuverability is much better. For those who need smaller power, the 6.0 liter V8 power plant is available with 360 horsepower. Fuel consumption in both case, city and highway are very close, something around 20 mpg.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD-interior

2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD – Interior

On the central console of 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 Denali HD, carmaker installed eight-inch touchscreen with the new infotainment system. Denali package has improved the user interface and helps passengers connect their external smart devices. The screen shows much information and you can very easy move through them. Especially new apps and gadgets are useful in these situations. Two USB ports, Bluetooth integration, and On Star telematics are also available. Since it is a vehicle primarily for work, the cabin has a two 12-volt electrical socket for electric tools and accessories. Direct competitors are models from Ford F-Series Heavy Duty. Price is still not available but we can predict higher numbers. Main reason for that is the installation of diesel power plant which brings additional costs.

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