2016 GMC Sierra Diesel Release Date and Specs

The production of the vehicles of GMC Sierra models was started way-back in 1998 as a replacement to GMC full size pickup trucks. The Sierra vehicles were manufactured for industrial workers but some of its versions were also made to be used as luxurious trucks. In the latest 2016 GMC Sierra Diesel in this series of vehicles the company has introduced various changes to update its quality to compete with its competitors. Brief information about the changes in GMC Sierra Diesel 2016 is provided here under for your consideration.

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel side

Specifications of 2016 GMC Sierra Diesel

Company is introducing various versions of its latest vehicle in Sierra series. Different versions of latest GMC Sierra will be marked as 1500, 2500 and 3500 HD or Heavy Duty Denali version. The specifications of these versions include regular 6’6″ and 8′ cabins, 5’5″ crew cabin and 6’6″ double cabin with wheel base ranging from 119 inches to 153 inches. The range of their length varies between 205.6 inches and 239.6 inches whereas height range is from 73.5 inches to 74.2 inches. Along with this all the versions of its 2016 model will have different output performance and towing capacity.

Though complete information about the changes made in 2016 model of 2016 GMC Sierra Diesel is not available till now but still it is sure about the changes in its interior including passengers’ space and material quality. High-quality sound system with 6 speakers, upholstery seats, navigation system, leather seats and air-conditioner are some of the trim level changes which are expected in its latest models.

Images exterior and interior

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel front

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel interior

Three types of engines are provided in various models of 2016 GMC Sierra Diesel. V6 4.3-litre EcoTec3 4300 engine in its base version produces maximum 305 lb-ft of torque at 3,900 rpm and up to 285 horsepower at 5,300 rpm. Its second option is V8 5.3-litre EcoTec3 5300 engine to produce 383 lb-ft of torque at 4,100 rpm and maximum of 355 horsepower at 5,600 rpm. V8 EcoTec3 6200 is the most powerful V8 engine in its third version which produces up to 460 lb-ft of torque at 4,100 rpm along with 420 hp at 5,600 rpm.

The 2500 HD model of 2016 GMC Sierra has Vortec V8 6.0 liter engine which produces 380 lb-ft torque at 4,400 rpm and 360 hp at 5,400 rpm. The Duramax v8 6.6 liter engine of GMC Sierra 3500HD model delivers more than 400 hp at 3,200 rpm and 765 lb-ft of torque at 1,600 rpm. The power this engine delivers is more than enough feel yourself powered both on the road and off the road.

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel rear side

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel Release date and price

Company is introducing various versions of 2016 GMC Sierra Diesel with small diesel engines to give a hard competition to other vehicles in this class. The price ranges for its various models include $26,500 to $32,500 for Sierra 1500. Its 2500 HD model ranges between $32,500 and $57,000 whereas $36,500 to $ 53,500 is the price range of its 3500Hd model. The release of its various models is expected to start with the fall of 2015 or in the beginning of 2016.

2016 GMC Sierra Diesel rear

Thus, the information about various models of GMC Sierra Diesel provided in this write-up can help you in choosing a suitable vehicle for you. The availability of various versions of its latest models allows you to choose from the vehicles specially made for industrial workers as well as for the luxury users.

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