GMC may not be the champ heavy-duty car industry, but their stability has fans of their own. They are not making any new innovation like the new 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD design that is not exactly new except for the new Duramax engine and lighter body structure.
2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD Exterior
The structure of this new 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD design, is made from high-strength steel that covers almost all of the Sierra cab. This is to have a quiet cabin that is made by the fortress of steel to seal the outside noise. Not only the body, but the Denali uses strong steel in the fully-boxed frame rails and cross members. It is lightweight for a heavy-duty truck
Not to forget the signature style of GMC, it always has the infamous induction system called the hood scoop on the Duramax models. It let out a cool airflow meanwhile supporting the horsepower level with the engine. The headlamps with projector like beam that has HID bulbs will never grow old in the GMC Sierra. And the remarkable GMC LED signature design front lighting.
GMC is upgrading the standard dual-density seat foam, to be enhanced with more premium features. Such as front seats with ventilated and can be heated perforated leather. Steering wheel with heated leather. A strong and durable instrument panel with responsive soft touch, and last but not least it keeps the standard trim accent with aluminum material. The high-strength steel makes a quite a cabin, it works like these: it has triple layers seal of doors that block noises outside. While the exterior mirror has aerodynamic design that reduces any wind noise. And the hydraulic body pair with silent engine mounts, it also reduces vibration too.
Technological advancement is also made by the large console that has space for hanging any thin box-sized appliance. You may charge your phone with 110v power outlet and pad. It is also available to lock under seat storage with bench seating on SLE models. It also has advanced infotainment that function almost like a miniature smartphone. It even has Bluetooth connectivity. The audio system is not really new to Bose Premium Speaker System. But the highlight is, it has hotspot for 4G Wi-fi, now you can enjoy wi-fi on the run.
Engine and Trailer
GMC is perfecting the Duramax Diesel Engine that as big as 6.6L, with up to 445 horsepower, 910 lb/ft torque, with exhaust brake Diesel that also helps to reduce shock on steep level terrain. The Duramax in this 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD design, is the quietest idling diesel engine that may ever be offered. The cooling component is provided by the induction system.
This heavy-duty pickup truck is engineered to hold the heavy load for as much as 18.100 lbs2. That is stabilized and monitored by Stabilitrak Hill Start Assist, that has sway control and traction control. The visions may show you some new upgrade, such as the trailering camera system, with rear vision camera. And also, park assist of back, front, and rear.
Price and Release Date
It is already released, with price started at $ 60,240. Now you need to wait for the release date that still a mystery. It could be release in summer 2018.