Light-duty pickup trucks are perfect for those who want it all, and the 2018 GMC Sierra really knows how to deliver. Offering a precisely-crafted exterior paired with plenty of impressive performance aspects and high-tech features, the new Sierra 1500 gives its driver capability and intuitiveness on one well-rounded foundation.
Want power? The new Sierra 1500 has it. Your choice of three different engines ensures that everyone gets the power and capability that's right for them. The first engine, a 4.3L EcoTec3 V6, gives off a horsepower rating of 285 while still being able to haul and tow plenty thanks to an available Max Trailering Package. The second engine, an efficient EcoTec3 5.3L that can come with eAssist, is the most fuel-efficient V8 engine in a pickup truck. Finally, a brawny 6.2L V8 engine gives the Sierra the ability to be the most powerful light-duty truck in its segment.
While the 2018 GMC Sierra is known for its capability, it also comes with plenty of fun technology to keep every day entertaining. For example, the Sierra 1500 lets you stay connected with an available 8-inch GMC Infotainment System that has Apple CarPlay™ and Android Auto™ capabilities for easy access to apps, messaging, music, navigation, and more. A customizable homepage helps you to organize all your media in one place, and available 4G LTE Wi-Fi gives you the power to stay connected no matter where you go. Finally, the new GMC Sierra 1500 has the ability to be controlled remotely through the MYGMC mobile app.
Safety technology is just as important as fun technology, and the 2018 Sierra 1500 has plenty of available safety features to keep everyone safe. The standard Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking system can detect if a collision is imminent and automatically apply the brakes to help minimize the damage. Available extras like Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure and IntelliBeam technology can help by preemptively making safety decisions for the driver, while a standard rear vision camera makes backing up a safer experience.
If you would like to see the 2018 GMC Sierra 1500 for yourself, get in touch with us here at Thompson Chevy Buick GMC.
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