With the 2023 Chevy Silverado 1500 lineup showcased with pomp and much fanfare at the recent Detroit Auto Show, GM is all set to unveil the stablemate aka 2023 GMC Sierra 1500. The Sierra and Silverado lineup of light-duty trucks are among most popular GM trucks and they pose a steep challenge to the Ram 1500 lineup of FCA and F-150 range from Ford.The 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 is being readied for final release and test models have been caught tensing. The spy shots which are now available online give a clear indication of the design changes.
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Redesign
While the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 lineup will feature rugged and stylish exterior. It will not be a carbon copy of the new Silverado 1500 lineup for sure.Its wheel arches are also designed separately than the Chevy Silverado. The new GMC Sierra 1500 features larger tail lamps. Since the new Silverado 1500 is more lightweight- the same may be the case with the upcoming GMC Sierra 1500 lineup.
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Interior
The In-cabin changes are yet to be known. Just like the stalemate, the GMC Sierra 1500 may feature more upscale materials. The top Denali trim, will get maximum oomph in the cabin and outside as it is natural.
Like the 2018 lineup, the new GMC Sierra 1500 range will be laden with enough safety technologies and driver assist technologies. The trucks will get a new version of GM IntellLink infotainment setup.
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Engine Options
The details of engines in the upcoming GMC Sierra 1500 are unclear. The mechanical twin of Silverado 1500 may just get its engines too! The new 6.2-liter and 5.3-liter may be again there.The output of the predecessor has been 355 horsepower for the 5.3-liter V8 engine and 420 horsepower for the 6,2 liter. A new 3.0-liter diesel unit may also sit under the hood- based on trim chosen.
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Towing Capacity and Transmission
The towing capacity may get a boost for 2023. The previous model has maximum 12.000 lbs towing capacity. The engines will have a new 10-speed automatic transmission gearbox and a Dynamic Fuel Management setup.
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Debut and Price
The official launch date is March 1, 2018, but the sale of new GMC Sierra 1500 range may begin in late 2018. The range may get a modest price hike if we compare it with the predecessor. We expect the price to be in the range from $31.000 to 70.000.
The 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 is a nice range of light-duty pickup truck. The model will compete with Ford F-150, Ram 1500, Toyota Tundra and Nissan Titan Crew Cab.