The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is the latest addition to the GMC family that comes in hot with a design that is bigger, bolder, and stronger than ever before. And considering how commanding the previous Sierra 1500 is, that is saying a lot. The GMC Sierra 1500 has always been one of the brightest stars in the class of light-duty pickup trucks with its powerful engines and massive towing potential, but the 2019 edition proves that there should never be a limit on how much we strive to improve ourselves.
The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is manufactured by those that focus entirely on larger vehicles for over a century. GMC is known for that dedication in the art of truck craftsmanship, and as such will always have a loyal following from those who consider themselves enthusiasts. That GMC logo on the front of every Sierra will always be a symbol of strength and perseverance.
From its bold exterior to its refined interior, the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is everything you never knew you needed in a pickup until you got behind its wheel. The performance in both acceleration and towing is nearly unmatched within its class, as one would expect from a GMC truck, but more important than that is its brains. No one ever expects a truck to be just as smart as it is powerful, but the 2019 Sierra crushes that stereotype with a selection of highly intelligent features.
All in all, there is a lot more to the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 than you may at first assume, and you will never find a more impressive and refreshingly surprising pickup to make your own.
Technology these days is what can make the difference between a respectable vehicle and a truly outstanding one. There are two key technology aspects in the 2019 GMC Sierra that allows it to excel as a vehicle that is both strong and smart. The first is trailering technology and packages, and the second is infotainment connectivity.
This generation of Sierra is ready to give towing everything it has with the most advanced trailering systems on the market and will to handle up to 18,100 pounds of max towing capacity. There is a package for both max trailering technology and trailering cameras to gain both handling and awareness support. The auto brake assist will be especially useful when backing up into a parking space, such as a camping site covered with trees. The brakes will automatically set the second you shift to park to avoid any rolling and misalignment. Additionally, there is an Integrated Trailer Brake Controller that will put the trailer brakes right at your fingertips. There is also both an in-vehicle and on your phone app that can program the trailer brake level as well as help you do a number of impressive things to aid in the towing process.
Connectivity is also an essential feature we require in all of our vehicles these days in order to always know what is going on around us. The infotainment system onboard the 2019 GMC Sierra comes with an 8-inch touchscreen display that allows you access to the trailering app, make unique driver profiles, and connect directly to up to two of your favorite devices at the same time. Apple and Android smartphones are easy to integrate and will allow you the freedom to make and receive calls and text without looking away from the road for even a second. There are also USB ports for easy charging while on the go. You will also be able to blast your personal playlist through a Bose premium sound system.
Technology is advancing, and it is clear that the 2019 GMC Sierra wants to implement only the best the automotive world has to offer.
The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is ready to take its performance to the next level with commanding powertrain options designed not just for power, but for efficiency as well. The new dynamic fuel management system allows the engines of the Sierra to operate in 17 unique patterns between two and eight cylinders, optimizing efficiency.
The 5.3L V8 engine is paired with a stunning 8-speed automatic transmission that produces an impressive 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. If that isn’t enough to thrill you though, the 6.2L V8 is paired with an even more impressive 10-speed automatic transmission offering up to 410 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque. This transmission has more gears which allow for an even more refined performance with outstanding shift quality and handling. There is also a 3.0L V6 diesel option that is paired with the 10-speed automatic.
As far as towing goes, the 2019 Sierra is still at the top of its game with up to 18,100 pounds towing capacity. You will also notice there are plenty of systems you can add on that are ready to help you handle that massive load easily, efficiently, and safely.
We all dream of taking that mysterious and alluring road not taken, and that is why the Sierra 1500 is also fitted with off-roading capability. The durable body, traction selection system, and the X31 off-road package altogether will allow the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 the ability to take on roads you never dared traveled before. Now the only limitations you have will be the ones you create yourself.
When you need a truck that can get you through any hardship with both power and precision, the 2019 Sierra will never let you down.
The interior of the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is a fairly shocking turnaround from the boldness of the exterior. The main connection to the outside world is the commanding view you gain of the outside world through the high-visibility cockpit, other than that the interior is nothing short of refined and even luxurious. The cabin is so quiet and comfortable you won’t even be able to tell when you hit the highway. Every inch of the cabin is fitted with sound-absorbing technology from the triple-sealed doors to the dense carpeting. With the upgrade to the dimensions, the 2019 Sierra is even more spacious with ample head and leg room for the front and rear passengers. You also will never have to worry about cargo, because there are plenty of clever storage solutions all throughout the cabin.
The most satisfying factor about the interior refinement of the 2019 Sierra is how it is exceptionally driver-centric in design. Not only does it offer clear visibility, but each and every control is easily accessible and made with quality materials. As you get behind the wheel, you will finally know what it means to become one with an entity more powerful than yourself.
For the exterior, the 2019 GMC Sierra is as bold as they come. When it comes to road presence, there is no denying the might of the 2019 Sierra now with even more commanding proportions. Measure up be around 232-241″ L x 81″ W x 75-76″ H; the 2019 Sierra 1500 is a light-duty truck with the ferocity of a heavy-duty model.
The hood overlooks its competition while the broad-shouldered stance comes in for the intimidating kill. With strict attention to detail, the 2019 Sierra impresses onlookers and gifts it drivers with an overwhelming sense of confidence. Every texture and accent is used to distinguish the Sierra as the brightest star of its class, especially when it comes to chrome.
The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 is not just boldly crafted for style though; it is also crafted for efficiency. The rear bumper offers a large corner stop with large enough anti-slip footwells to fit even the biggest feet with no risk of falling and easy access to your larger than ever before box. There are also high-intensity LED headlamps in an attractive C-shape at the edges of the fierce GMC brand grille to increase visibility and awareness. The wheels are distinctive in style, but they are also located as close to the edges as possible in order to maximize space in the luxurious Sierra cabin.
Overall, every inch of the bold exterior works together and serves a distinct purpose in the name of style and efficiency.