2018 GMC Sierra: A Refreshed Update


Sierra has been known as one of the reliable pickup trucks in the line and with the improvement of new 2018 GMC Sierra, you can definitely expect fresher styling and better performance from this powerful model. If you are looking at the new rendering image of the Sierra, you will see that the truck retains some of the signature classic style while refreshing it with some of the newer upgrades and developments.


As it was mentioned before, the new 2018 GMC Sierra pickup is getting small developments on the exterior as well as a boost of slight performance and efficiency. According to the company, the new Sierra will get an updated platform, which is also happening to the Silverado 2018 model. It is likely that the engine will get the similar update too, with a better tweak and outcome for the V6 turbocharged platform – and also a better economical feature. What about the interior cabin? Slight changes will also happen for the inside area.


If you are looking at the new model of 2018 GMC Sierra, you will see a bigger grille with a chopped design. The overall dimension of the pickup truck will increase slightly but it hasn’t been made official just yet – just a prediction. Basically, the styles will remain the same with the chrome accent, grille and the big badge, and similar front end. But with bigger wheels and wide arches, the truck will look muscular and more solid. Colors will likely change too, with several additional colors and the less popular options being removed from the option list.

For the interior décor, there will be a lot of changes happening, covering the front side panel and also the center console. They will be improved in design and accessibility with higher central tunnel. Comfort will certainly improve with the better material and also accents. Features and technologies will also be updated, improving functionality and usability. Upholstery and trims will get a better luxury and exclusivity, including better suspension and also noise insulation.

Price and Release Date

The upcoming 2018 GMC Sierra should be ready at the end of 2017 or within the beginning of 2018. It is possible that the company will introduce the Sierra during North American Motor Show, followed by the production stage and dealerships availability. The information about the exact date hasn’t been available just yet.

And since this Sierra will be updated and better than before, you should expect an increase the in the price. The current one is sold at $30,000 for the base trim. It is possible that the upcoming model is sold at around $31,000 or $32,000

Trims and Engine

So far, Sierra is available within three versions of 1500, 2500, and also 3500 with focus of differentiation in power and size. The current one is coming with the V6 and V8 naturally aspirated engine. The company introduces the auto eight speed transmission with either the all wheel or rear wheel driving system. So, what do you think about the 2018 GMC Sierra?

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