The General Motors Company, also known as GMC, released the 2017 Sierra 1500 Denali on its official site at the beginning of August. The new pickup truck of the Denali series comes with significant changes relating advanced lighting and design accents.
Besides, the vehicle offers unique technology features such as a 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot and a wireless charging pad for phones. The Sierra 1500 Denali is now available on GMC’s website with a $52,005 starting price. The cost may vary with customization options.
GMC said the truck has ‘the most powerful gas engine of the segment’
The base engine of the Sierra 1500 Denali is an EcoTec 5.3L V8, though a 420 horsepower 6.2 V8 is available for order. Towing power is over 9,300 lb complemented with a Rear Vision Camera System to backup safety.
Oil coolers located on both the transmission and engine keep the vehicle at the moderate temperature, and a Hill Descent Control technology prevents it from possible derail.
The Sierra 1500 is full-equipped with cool tech
The new light-truck resembles previous models regarding design and exterior. Nonetheless, its chromed mirrors and hand doors are a new addition to the series.
The vehicle comes with 20″ bright machined aluminum wheels, though a set of 22″ wheels are available for customization. Besides, the buyer can choose from an array of color palettes that include “Onyx Black”, “Quicksilver Metallic” and “Crimson Red”.
Lightning is also a major aspect of the Sierra 1500 as it incorporates Intellibeam technology that recognizes traffic and turns headlamps on and off automatically, as well as LED thin and high-performance beams on the front and back of the truck.
The GMC Sierra Denali 1500 is all about creature comforts and connectivity. https://t.co/W7swmvfS4C
— Eagle Buick GMC (@BuickGMCEagle) August 12, 2016
The Denali was finely crafted to create a striking presence that commands attention, according to a GMC press release.
Passengers can stay connected anytime
Interior features of the Sierra 1500 Denali contain plenty of modern technology. Owners have the option to adjust the steering wheel’s temperature thanks to its heating system.
A Magnetic Ride Control System manages the truck’s suspension for smoother driving, and a 8″ diagonal Color Touch Radio complements the cabin with Intellink navigation that allows media library compatibility with any device connected.
Ensuring internet connection seems to be a primary goal of the Sierra 1500 as it comes with wireless charging for phones/tablets and an OnStar 4G Wi-Fi Hotspot. Users can also remote start the vehicle or check its fuel level, tire pressure, and oil life via the MYGMC Mobile app.
The 2017 Sierra 1500 Denali comes as a robust and modern product for a light-truck type. Potential buyers can make different cab and gadgets customizations at the GMC’s website before ordering. Also, the automaker offers a 1500 Denali Ultimate deal that includes extra technology features.
— GMC (@ThisIsGMC) August 1, 2016