One of the top selling truck models on the market is the GMC 2500HD Sierra. This powerful pick-up truck is a GMC-labeled modification of the Chevrolet Silverado produced by General Motor. Recently, the company announced the release of a new version of the model. The 2016 GMC 2500HD is said to receive a lot of improvements that will surely attract many car enthusiasts. In the upcoming truck the developers have fixed some flaws which were in the previous version. The Sierra has got renewed exterior design with stout look and more efficient performance. One of the car’s qualities is an enhanced diesel engine which is more powerful than in the current model. With all its advancements the truck can be named as a strongest vehicle of its class.
Exterior and interior redesign
As mentioned above, the truck’s exterior has undergone some changes. Mainly, the redesign concerns the front end where a new grill is installed. The car will get a refreshed hood and larger air intakes. However, the overall design of the bumpers, headlights and taillights will be unchanged. Keeping the same platform the 2016 GMC 2500HD, nevertheless, will lose some weight, and that will have a positive impact on its performance. In spite of little changes the new Sierra has a more robust look.
The interior of the truck can offer high class features too, showing a new level of comfort, convenience and refinement. The spacious cabin is able to provide quietness as it features new inlaid-designed doors with triple seals blocking outside noise. The new Sierra excels other trucks with detailed craftsmanship, driver-oriented design and cutting-edge equipment. The technological part consists of an 8-inch touch-screen, My Media entertainment center, OnStar connectivity system. Safe driving is secured by such systems as Lane Departure Warning, Safety Alert Seat, Forward Collision Alert and others. In addition, a rear view camera will be helpful in maneuvering and parking.
Sharing the powertrain with its Chevrolet sibling the 2016 GMC 2500HD will be powered by a new Duramax engine. This is a 6.6-liter V8 engine reinforced with a turbocharger. According to official information, this power unit is able to generate 397 hp and 1,037 N-m of torque, that really makes it one of the strongest trucks with the best towing capabilities. As far as transmission, the car will supposedly receive a 6-speed or an 8-speed automatic.