GMC Sierra 1500 Performance
With three powerful engines, two transmission choices, innovative trailering technologies, and an available segment leading 5670 kg max tow rating, the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500’s performance is a true winner for Lloydminster drivers. Whether you’re looking for the most powerful available gas engine in segment, or the best V8 fuel economy for any full-size pickup, the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 has you covered.
Engines & Transmissions
The 2017 Sierra 1500 offers three unique engines to choose from, each paired with your choice of either a 6-speed or 8-speed automatic transmission. All three engines feature Active Fuel Management, Direct Injection, and Variable Valve Timing. The Sierra and SLE trim come with a 4.3L EcoTec3 V6, capable of generating 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. Available on the Sierra and SLE, and standard on the SLT, All Terrain, and Denali trim levels you’ll find a 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 that puts out 355 hp and 385 lb-ft of torque. This engine also boasts the best V8 fuel economy of any full-size pickup, meaning you won’t have to sacrifice power for efficiency. Available on the SLT, All Terrain and Denali trim levels is the 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine. The most powerful available gas engine in segment, the 6.2L engine delivers 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of toque.
For short and long hauls, the innovative trailering technologies on the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 make trailering easy for Lloydminster drivers. Standard Trailer Sway Control helps keep your trailer on course, while Hill Start Assist holds the brake to give you a bit of extra time as you switch from brake to accelerator. The Sierra’s Tow/Haul Mode offers both cruise control and Powertrain Grade Braking. To further enhance your trailering efforts, available features like a Rear Vision Camera System, Integrated Trailer Brake Controller, and the Max Trailering Package make easy work every time you hook up the hitch and head out.
Check out the High-Performance 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 Today!
Stop by Westridge Buick GMC to see the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 performance features in action! We’re here Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. until 6 p.m. Give us a call at 855-829-1813, contact us online, or visit our showroom to learn more!