2017 Sierra 1500 Capabilities: An Unstoppable Force

2017 Sierra 1500 capabilities at Rivard Buick GMC

The 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 is back and better than ever. The brand has added some unique upgrades that make this model truly impressive, offering unparalleled capabilities. If you want a truck that won’t quit, check out the new Sierra 1500.

The 2017 Sierra 1500 capabilities depend on the choice of engine you select, according to GMC. Options include the EcoTec3 5.3-liter V8 engine with best-in-class fuel economy, as well as the 6.2-liter engine with up to 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. When properly equipped, this model has a maximum trailering capacity of up to 12,500 pounds. You heard right.

Other great features on this model include innovative technologies like available Hill Descent Control to give you added handling when driving on tricky terrain. Plus, with an optional Eaton automatic rear locking differential, there is less slippage especially when hauling heavy loads.

You can also find trailering and hauling technologies on the new Sierra 1500. This includes trailer sway control to keep you safe as you haul, and a Tow/Haul mode selector works to optimize gear ratios. A trailer brake controller giver you added control at the touch of a button, while the Max Trailering Package is perfect for those looking to make this pickup a true workhorse.

These are just some of the many great features that make the Sierra 1500 unstoppable. Stop by for a test drive today.