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GM Truck News 2013

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STYLE MEETS SUBSTANCE. S howcasing all-new design and technology, the 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 incorporates bold exterior lines, an updated cabin and new bed features for all your feet's needs. SNAPSHOT Engine Choices: GMC 1500 will offer three EcoTec3 engines — a standard 4.3L V-6 SAE-certifed at 285 horsepower and 305 lb.-ft of torque, and an optional 5.3L V-8 certifed at 355 horsepower and 383 lb.-ft. of torque, or a new 6.2L V-8 estimated at 420 horsepower and 450 lb.-ft. of torque Transmission: Six-speed, automatic transmission Fuel Economy: 4.3L V-6 achieves 24 mpg highway (2WD)1 and 5.3L V-8 achieves 23 mpg highway (2WD)1, while 4WD models achieve 22 mpg highway1 Towing: The 4.3L V-6 models have towing ratings of up to 7,200 lbs.2, while the 5.3L V-8 models equipped with the max towing package have tow ratings of up to 11,500 lbs.2, and the 6.2L model enables a 12,000 lbs. maximum tow capacity2 YOUR SPACE • Upright instrument panel features six gauges with an available 3.5-inch or 4.2-inch digital display • 110-volt, four 12-volt outlets, and SD card slot connection and up to fve USB ports3 • Standard second, high-mounted glove box • New, triple-sealed door inlays reduce noise inside the cabin YOUR CARGO • Crew cab models get two bed-length options, a 5-ft. 8-inch box and a new 6-ft. 6-inch box; the regular cabs offer a 6-ft. 6-inch box and an 8-ft. box; and the double cab models come with a 6-ft. 6-inch box • Four movable upper tie downs are standard • Available LED cargo lights under the bed rails for visibility • Optional Easy-Lift tailgate uses an integrated torsion bar and damper, making it easy to open and close YOUR NEEDS • Increased use of aluminum and other lightweight materials reduce vehicle weight and improve fuel economy and available payload • Active Fuel Management switches to fourcylinder mode under light load conditions and increases fuel effciency • Intellink3,5 is an available connectivity option, which features an 8-inch color touchscreen that offers navigation with voice command and vehicle status information, as well as Bluetooth6 and Pandora7 YOUR SAFETY • Rear bumper offers standard CornerStep and hand grips for safe bed entry • Standard four-wheel disc brakes with Duralife rotors, and Cruise Grade Braking to reduce brake wear • Optional safety features include Forward Collision Alert, Driver Alert, and front and rear park assist • OnStar4 with Safety and Security is available 1 Based on EPA hwy estimates and fuel tank capacity. Your range may be less. 2 Maximum Trailer Weight ratings are calculated assuming a base vehicle, except for options necessary to achieve the rating, plus driver. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the maximum trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See Order Guide for additional information. 3 Not compatible with all devices. 4 Visit for coverage map, system limitations and details. Services vary by model and conditions. See the Owner's Manual for more information. 5 Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. 6 Visit to fnd out which Bluetooth phones are compatible with the device. 7 Data plan rates apply.

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