The 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD retained many of its classic features that has made it so popular but gets some serious style and function upgrades that makes this Sierra 2500 one of the most stylish and capable medium-heavy duty trucks on the road today. The 2018 Sierra comes in three cab styles, two-bed lengths, two engines and five wheelbases. Payloads and towing capability are at the top of the Sierra’s class, registering a maximum payload of 3,534 pounds and a maximum towing of 18,100 pounds when fitted with the right capability equipment. Both the interior and exterior of the 2018 Sierra 2500 HD have been upgraded, redesigned and carefully crafted with driver and passenger experiences in mind. The 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD is bold and luxurious at the same time.
For the 2018 model Sierra 2500 HD, GMC made a few upgrades in the safety department. Perhaps the most notable part of the upgrade is a backup camera. The backup camera is now standard on all cargo box models of the Sierra HD in 2018. Another safety addition to the driver awareness package is the flat-tire alert on the tire-pressure monitoring system. On board, drivers will find the LATCH child safety seat system for installing safety car seats. There is also a full-size spare tire just in case. Active safety features have also been upgraded with the addition of GM’s Teen Driver Mode safety system technology, now available on all models of the 2018 Sierra 2500 HD. This mode allows parents to control max speeds, radio volumes, and more, letting them guide young drivers and keep them safer when they first get on the road. Additional active safety features include a driver’s safety alert seat that is connected to the lane departure detection system and the parking sensor system. Drivers can also select the trailer-camera system for added confidence when towing and hauling large loads.
The interior control panel area of the 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD was designed to be driver-friendly and intuitive for today’s modern driver. Onboard drivers will find 4G LTE WiFi that allows up to seven passengers to connect at one time. Voice-activated controls allows drivers to access their technology without having to look away and become distracted. The GMC infotainment system is available with a full-color, eight-inch touch screen. Drivers can navigate new destinations and store favorite routes and places all with a few simple actions. Bose Premium Audio is also available and allows passengers and drivers the ultimate listening experience while on board in the quiet cabin of the Sierra 2500HD. Need to stay charged up on the go? The 2018 GMC Sierra 2500 HD has you covered with their wireless charging pad located in the center console up front – never get stuck without a charge again with this convenient onboard tech. With the My GMC App, drivers can have remote control over lock and unlock, as well as remote start features on their Sierra. Driver can also access crucial info, such as fuel levels and air tire pressure.
The cargo and towing capabilities on the 2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD lets you tackle every task with confidence and ability. Special features on bumpers, bed varieties, user-friendly tailgate specs, cargo tie downs, and organization parts and accessories to make loading, unloading, and hauling easier than ever. The steel bed construction on the Sierra HD 2500 is built in such a way that makes it not only stronger but also lighter and tougher. The unique roll-formed design and manufacture process makes these elements functional and strong.
The tailgate lifts and lowers easily with the addition of the internal torsion feature. Being able to load and unload your truck bed is one of the biggest parts that will allow you to accomplish tasks for work or recreation easier than ever before. The corner step on the rear bumper allows drivers to get into and out of the cargo bed easily, regardless of whether the tail bed is down or raised. Built-in tie-down hooks give drivers a ton of flexibility and protection when storing and moving cargo. There are four lower stationary hooks upper hooks, which are movable and load-bearing. When you need to haul different kinds of cargo, the upper hooks can be moved and rearranged to secure and hold almost any cargo shape or combination you can come up with.
The 2018 GMC Sierra HD is available in 9 bold and classic exterior colors and three interior colors. For 2018 the Sierra saw a generous exterior restyling that added style and function options to really pop this hard working pick-up truck by GMC. Like all good design, the exterior of the Sierra not only looks good, it also improves the way that it performs. The exterior body of the Sierra is crafted from high-strength steel that makes this truck tough, capable, and ready to handle any task. This high-strength steel body also allows drivers and passengers to enjoy a quiet cabin ride on board. The newly designed hood sculpt adds a lot to the look of the Sierra with its bold lines and higher profile. This feature also allows for the air induction temperatures to be cooler upon intake, giving the Sierra a higher max horsepower than ever before. When it comes to cargo and towing, safety and driver awareness technology are a the top of the most important feature list. For this reason, GMC placed LED rear guidance lamps and amber auxiliary clearance lamps that help drivers see what’s happening in the rear of their truck while they are reversing with the trailer cargo. Turn signal indicators add an extra level of driver awareness and safety.