Options & Specifications

Sierra 1500 offers individual options and convenient option packages that make it easy to equip your new vehicle just the way you want it. Find out more below.

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Safety & Security
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
Airbags - driver and front-passenger, dual-stage, frontal S S S
Airbags – driver and front-passenger, seat-mounted side-impact S S S
Airbags – front-to-rear, outboard seating positions, head curtain side-impact S S S
Airbags – Passenger Sensing System S S S
Airbags – rear outboard seating positions, seat-mounted side-impact S S S
Enhanced Driver Alert Package – includes Lane Keep Assist, IntelliBeam® headlamps, Front and Rear Park Assist, Forward Collision Alert and Safety Alert Seat O1 O2
OnStar® In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 5 years of the Basic Plan with limited RemoteLink mobile app services, Vehicle Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification O3 S S
OnStar® In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 6 months of the Guidance Plan with Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance and Turn-by-Turn Navigation* O3 S S
StabiliTrak® – Electronic Stability Control System with Proactive Roll Avoidance, traction control, electronic Trailer Sway Control and Hill Start Assist S S S
Theft-deterrent system O3 S
Mechanical
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
All Terrain Package (SLE) – Available on Double Cab and Crew Cab 4x4 models; includes spray-on bedliner, 18" x 8.5" bright machined aluminum wheels, Z71 Off-Road Suspension Package with monotube Rancho shocks, underbody shield, Rear Park Assist, carpeted floor mats, front body-colour bumper, auto-dimming inside rearview mirror, rear body-colour bumper with corner steps, unique grille with body colour surround and chrome accents, bright sill plates and All-Terrain gauge cluster. All-Terrain side emblem replaces Z71 side emblem. SLE models also include LED fog lamps, trailering equipment, front bucket seats, chrome full-feature mirrors, chrome side mouldings, full LED headlamps, and chrome door handles and mirror caps. O4
All Terrain Package (SLT) – Available on 4x4 models; includes spray-on bedliner, 18" x 8.5" bright machined aluminum wheels, Z71 Off-Road Suspension Package with monotube Rancho shocks, underbody shield, Rear Park Assist, carpeted floor mats, front body-colour bumper, auto-dimming inside rearview mirror, rear body-colour bumper with corner steps, unique grille with body colour surround and chrome accents, bright sill plates and All-Terrain gauge cluster. All-Terrain side emblem replaces Z71 side emblem. SLT models also include front bucket seats and Bose premium audio system O4
Alternator – 150 amp S S S
Battery – maintenance free with run-down protection and retained accessory power S S S
Brakes – 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS), 4-wheel disc with Duralife™ rotors S S S
Cooling – auxiliary external engine oil cooler, heavy-duty S S S
Differential – rear, automatic locking O5 S
Engine – block heater O O O
Engine – EcoTec3 4.3L V6 with Active Fuel Management®, Direct Injection and Variable Valve Timing (VVT), FlexFuel capable; Horsepower: 285 @ 5300 rpm; Torque: 305 lb.-ft. @ 3900 rpm S S
Engine – EcoTec3 5.3L V8 with Active Fuel Management®, Direct Injection and Variable Valve Timing (VVT); Horsepower: 355 @ 5600 rpm; Torque: 383 lb.-ft. @ 4100 rpm. Includes auxiliary external transmission oil cooler O O S
Engine – EcoTec3 5.3L V8 with added E85 FlexFuel capability O O
Engine – EcoTec3 6.2L V8 with Active Fuel Management®, Direct Injection and Variable Valve Timing (VVT); Horsepower: 420 @ 5600 rpm; Torque: 460 lb.-ft. @ 4100 rpm. Includes auxiliary external transmission oil cooler and active noise cancellation O
Exhaust system – aluminized stainless steel S S S
Frame – fully-boxed with hydroformed front section S S S
MAX Trailering Package (NHT); (SLE) – available on Double Cab and Crew Cab models; includes increased Rear Gross Axle Weight Ratings (RGAWRs), heavy-duty 9.76" rear axle, heavy-duty rear springs, revised shock tuning for increased control, locking rear differential, 18" bright machined aluminum wheels, Trailering Package, trailer electric brake controller and enhanced engine radiator cooling system O6
MAX Trailering Package (NHT); (SLT) – includes increased Rear Gross Axle Weight Ratings (RGAWRs), heavy-duty 9.76" rear axle, heavy-duty rear springs, revised shock tuning for increased control, trailer electric brake controller and enhanced engine radiator cooling system O7
Snow Plow Prep Package – available on Regular Cab 4x4 models; includes power feed for backup and roof emergency light, 170 amp alternator, forward lamp wiring harness, provision for cab roof mounted lamp/beacon, high capacity air cleaner, underbody shield and heavy-duty front springs O O
Steering – electric power assist, rack-and-pinion S S S
Suspension – front, independent coil springs S S S
Suspension – rear, two-stage multi-leaf springs and solid live axle S S S
Suspension – Z71 Off-Road Package; includes Rancho® monotube shock absorbers, high-capacity engine air filter, Hill Descent Control, underbody shield and chrome Z71 badging on the front fenders O8 O
Trailer electric brake controller O O O
Trailering Equipment – includes trailer hitch, 7-pin and 4-pin connectors O9 O9 S
Transfer case – 2-speed, Autotrac™ with electronic rotary control (4x4 models) S S
Transfer case – floor-mounted, lever-operated, 2-speed part-time (4x4 models) S
Transmission – 6-speed electronically controlled automatic with 2 overdrive gears and Tow/Haul mode, Cruise Grade Braking and Powertrain Grade Braking S S S10
Transmission – 8-speed electronically controlled automatic with 2 overdrive gears and Tow/Haul mode, Cruise Grade Braking and Powertrain Grade Braking S11
Vehicle starter system – remote O3 S
Exterior
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
All Terrain SLT Premium Package – includes 20" ultra-bright machined aluminum wheels with painted accents, Front and Rear Park Assist, heated steering wheel and sliding rear window O
Assist steps – 4" round, black O O O
Assist steps – 4" round, chrome O O O
Assist steps – 6" rectangular, black O O O
Assist steps – 6" rectangular, chrome O O O
Assist steps – cargo box, retractable O O O
Bed liner – spray-on; pickup box bed liner with GMC logo. Liner is permanently bonded to the truck bed providing a water tight seal and covers entire bed interior surface below side rails, including tailgate, front box top rail, gauge hole plugs and lower tie down loops O O O
Bed mat – rubber O O O
Bumper – front, chrome S S S
Bumper – rear, chrome with CornerSteps S S S
Cargo box LED lighting O3 S S
Cargo box tie-downs – 4 moveable, upper S S S
Door handles – black S
Door handles – body colour O3 S
Door handles – chrome O3 S
Elevation Edition – available on Double Cab models; includes 20" x 9" black painted aluminum wheels, P275/55R20 all-season tires, locking rear differential, exterior heated power-adjustable mirrors, body-colour mirror caps, body-colour accented grille, remote keyless entry, remote locking tailgate, deep-tinted glass behind front doors, body-colour bodyside mouldings, 110-volt AC power outlet, LED cargo box lighting, 178 mm (7-in.) colour display radio with IntelliLink, OnStar with 6-months of the Direections and Connections Plan, OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability, 6-speaker audio system, carpeted floor covering, front body-colour bumper, rear body-colour bumper with CornerSteps, body-colour door handles, LED fog lamps and black recovery hooks on 2WD models** O12
Exhaust tip – polished O O O
Front license plate provisions – included with vehicles shipped to provinces and territories that require front license plate O O O
Glass – deep-tinted, all windows behind front doors O3 S S
Glass – solar absorbing, tinted S S S
Grille – body-colour accented O3
Grille – chrome surround S S S
Kodiak Edition – available on Crew Cab and Double Cab models; includes driver 10-way power seat adjuster with front bench seats, tilt and telescopic steering column, remote vehicle starter system, LED fog lamps, universal home remote, rear-window defogger, 110-volt AC power outlet, dual-zone climate controls, trailering equipment and locking rear differential on 2WD models O
Lamps – daytime running lamps with automatic lamp control S S S
Lamps – dual cargo area, cab mounted S S S
Lights – fog lamps, thin profile LED O3 O3 S
Lights – High-Intensity Discharge (HID) projector-beam headlamps with GMC signature LED lighting S S S
Lights – LED taillamps with signature O3 S
Mirrors – camper type with manual extend capability and lower convex spotter mirror, black O
Mirrors – exterior heated power-adjustable vertical camper, manual-folding and extending, black. Includes a flat mirror surface positioned over a convex mirror surface with a common head, lower convex spotter glass, integrated turn signal indicators, an auxiliary cargo lamp and an amber auxiliary clearance lamp. Includes auto-dimming inside rearview mirror O O
Mirrors – exterior heated power-adjustable vertical camper, memory equipped, power-folding and manual extending, chrome. Includes a flat mirror surface positioned over a convex mirror surface with a common head, lower convex spotter glass, integrated turn signal indicators, an auxiliary cargo lamp and an amber auxiliary clearance lamp O
Mirrors – manual adjusting and folding, black S
Mirrors – manual folding, power remote control, heated, driver-side spotter mirror, black O3
Mirrors – manual folding, power remote control, heated, driver-side spotter mirror, body-colour S
Mirrors – power folding, power remote control, heated, driver-side auto-dimming, integrated turn signals, ground illumination, driver-side spotter mirror, chrome O3 S
Mouldings – bodyside, body-colour O3 S
Mouldings – bodyside, chrome O3 S
Park assist – front and rear, obstacle detection with audible warning O3 O3
Park assist – rear, obstacle detection with audible warning O3 O3
Pickup box – tailgate and bed rail protector caps, top S S S
Rear Vision Camera O S S
Recovery hooks – two, front, black (4x4 models) S S S
Sierra Appearance Package – includes deep-tinted glass on all windows behind front doors and stainless steel clad 17" steel wheels (RD7) O
Sierra Convenience Package – includes heated power adjustable exterior rear-view mirrors, 110-volt AC power outlet, LED cargo box lighting, remote keyless entry, remote locking tailgate and rear vision camera (also includes power windows on Regular Cab models) O
SLT Crew Cab Premium Plus Package – includes 20" chrome clad wheels, Front and Rear Park Assist, heated steering wheel, power sliding rear window, 6" rectangular chrome tubular assist steps, Bose premium audio system, IntelliLink 8" Diagonal Colour Touch audio system with Navigation, Enhanced Driver Alert Package, front bucket seats, heated and vented seating and spray-on bedliner O
SLT Premium Package – includes Bose speaker system, 6" chrome tubular assist steps and 20" polished aluminum wheels O
Spare tire – full-size, mounted on 17" steel wheel S S S
Spare tire – locking carrier, winch-type mount under rear frame S S S
Splash guards – moulded, front and rear, black O O O
Splash guards – moulded, front and rear, body-colour O13 O13 O13
Sunroof – power, tilt-sliding with express-open and wind deflector, retracts into roof, includes short overhead console (Crew Cab) O
Tailgate handle – chrome O O
Tailgate – EZ-Lift and Lower S S
Tailgate – remote locking, keyless remote activated O3 S S
Tailgate – locking S
Tires – LT265/70R17 all-terrain O O
Tires – P255/70R17 all-season** S S
Tires – P265/65R18 all-terrain O S
Tires – P265/65R18 all-terrain, white outline lettered O O
Tires – P265/65R18 On-Off road O
Tires – P265/70R17 all-terrain O O
Tires – P275/55R20 all-season** O O O
Tires – P275/55R20 all-terrain O O
Tires – P285/45R22 all-terrain O O
Tonneau cover – hard, tri-folding with vinyl cover O O O
Tonneau cover – soft, tri-folding O O O
Tonneau cover – vinyl with integrated support bows O O O
Underbody Shield Package – transfer case protection O O O
Wheel arch mouldings – black S S S
Wheel locks O O O
Wheelhouse liners – rear (Double Cab and Crew Cab models) S S
Wheelhouse liners – rear (Regular Cab models) O
Wheels - 17" x 8" bright machined aluminum (Q5W) S
Wheels - 17" x 8" painted steel (RD6) S
Wheels - 18" x 8.5" polished aluminum (RCW) S
Wheels - 20" x 9" ultra bright machined aluminum (RD3) O O
Wheels – 20" x 9" ultra bright machined aluminum with painted accents (NZH) O O
Wheels – 22" 5-spoke Silver ultra-bright machined with high-gloss Black (SEW) O O
Wheels – 22" 6-spoke high-gloss black (SEV) O O
Wheels – 22" 6-spoke premium Silver ultra-bright machined (SFO) O O
Wheels – 22" 7-spoke Silver (SF1) O O
Wheels – 22" 7-spoke Silver with Black inserts (RX1) O O
Interior
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
Cargo Convenience Package - includes all weather floor mats, front console organizer and under seat storage (Double and Crew Cab models) O O
Climate control – automatic, dual-zone electronic climate control O3 S
Climate Control – manual, single-zone air conditioning S S
Console insert – expandable folder tote O O
Console insert – organizer tray O O
Console – floor mounted, reconfigurable with moveable cup holders, cell phone storage, power cord management and hanging file holder capability. Included with bucket seats O O
Cruise control – electronic, steering wheel-mounted controls S S S
Defogger – electric rear-window O O3 S
Floor covering – colour-keyed carpeting and removable rubber floor mats O3 S S
Floor covering – vinyl, graphite rubberized coating S
Floor mats – all-weather O O O
Instrumentation – analogue gauges (speedometer, tachometer, engine temperature, oil pressure, voltmeter and fuel) S S S
Instrumentation – Driver Information Centre (includes 89 mm (3.5-in.) monochromatic display, oil life monitoring system, tire pressure monitoring system, provides warning messages and basic vehicle information) S
Instrumentation – Driver Information Centre (includes 107 mm (4.2-in.) colour display, driver personalization features, oil life monitoring system, tire pressure monitoring system, warning messages and advanced vehicle information) S S
Interior driver assist handle O O O
Interior Protection Package – includes all-weather floor mats and rubber bed mat O O O
Locks – remote keyless entry with 2 transmitters O3 S S
Locks – power S S S
Mirror – rear-view, auto-dimming O3 S
Pedals – power adjustable accelerator and brake O3 S
Power outlet – 110-volt AC with 3-prong outlet O3 O3 S
SLE Convenience Package – includes power adjustable pedals, rear park assist, rear-window defogger and sliding rear window (Double and Crew Cab models) O
SLE Preferred Package – includes driver-side power 10-way seat adjuster (with bench seat), remote vehicle starter system, LED fog lamps, rear-window defogger, 110-volt AC power outlet and tilt and telescopic steering column. Double and Crew Cab models also include dual-zone climate control O14
SLT Preferred Package – includes front and rear park assist, heated steering wheel and sliding rear window O
Steering column – tilt adjustable S S
Steering column – tilt and telescopic adjustable O3 S
Steering wheel – heated O3
Steering wheel – leather-wrapped with audio and cruise controls S S
Sunshades – LH and RH padded; illuminated vanity mirrors S S
Under seat storage, rear O O O
Universal home remote O3 S
Windows – manual (Regular Cab) S
Windows – power, express-up/-down driver, express-down on all others (Double and Crew Cab) S S S
Windows – power, rear sliding with rear defogger (Double and Crew Cab) O3 O3
Seats
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
Front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front-passenger manual recliners, with outboard head restraints and centre fold-down armrest with storage, vinyl or cloth trim. Includes driver manual lumbar adjuster when cloth trim specified S
Front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front-passenger manual recliners, with outboard head restraints and centre fold-down armrest with storage. Also includes manually adjustable driver lumbar, lockable storage compartment in centre seat cushion and seatback storage pockets. Includes leather seat inserts. Rear folding seat includes vinyl trim (Double and Crew Cab models) O
Front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger, driver and front-passenger manual recliners, with outboard head restraints and centre fold-down armrest with storage. Also includes manually adjustable driver lumbar, lockable storage compartment in centre seat cushion and seatback storage pockets. Includes Premium cloth trim S
Front 40/20/40 split-bench, 3-passenger,10-way power driver and front passenger seat adjusters, including driver/front passenger power recline, driver/front passenger power lumbar, 2-position driver memory and adjustable outboard head restraints. Includes leather seat inserts. Rear folding seat includes vinyl trim S
Front bucket seats with heated seat cushions and seat backs, power 10-way driver and 6-way front-passenger seat adjusters, adjustable head restraints and seatback storage pockets. Also includes floor mounted console, reconfigurable with moveable cup holders, cell phone storage, power cord management andhanging file holder capability. Available in Premium Cloth trim (Double and Crew Cab) O
Front bucket seats with leather seat inserts, includes heated seat cushions and seat backs, power 10-way driver and front-passenger seat adjusters, including power 2-way lumbar adjuster, 2-position driver memory, adjustable head restraints and seatback storage pockets. Also includes floor mounted console, reconfigurable with moveable cup holders, cell phone storage, power cord management and hanging file holder capability. Rear folding seat includes vinyl trim O
Heated and vented front bucket seats O
Heated driver and front passenger seats O S
Rear 60/40 split-folding bench seat on Crew Cab models S S S
Rear 60/40 split-folding bench seat on Double Cab models S S
Rear full folding bench seat on Double Cab models S
Seat adjuster – power 10-way driver seat on 40/20/40 split-bench O3 S
Entertainment
  Sierra SLE SLT
 
4-speaker audio system – Regular Cab models S
6-speaker audio system (Double and Crew Cab models) S S S
6-speaker audio system (Regular Cab) S
AM/FM stereo with 107 mm (4.2-in.) diagonal colour display, USB port and auxiliary audio input jack S
Bose® speaker system – 6 speakers with front bench seat, 7 (including subwoofer) with available front bucket seats O
Entertainment Package – includes rear-seat DVD/Blu-Ray player, 234 mm (9.2-in.) diagonal LCD screen, remote control and 2 wireless headphones (Crew Cab) O15
IntelliLink™ Radio infotainment system – includes 178 mm (7-in.) diagonal colour touch-screen display, AM/FM with USB ports, auxiliary jack, Bluetooth streaming audio for music and most phones, voice-activated technology for radio and phone featuring Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capability for compatible phone, 6-speaker audio system, OnStar and OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot capability O
IntelliLink™ Radio infotainment system – includes 203 mm (8-in.) diagonal colour touch-screen display, AM/FM/SiriusXM with USB ports, auxiliary jack, Bluetooth streaming audio for music and most phones, voice-activated technology for radio and phone featuring Android Auto and Apple CarPlay capability for compatible phone S S
IntelliLink™ with Navigation system O O
OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi® hotspot capability†† O3 S S
Single-slot CD/MP3 player S S
SiriusXM Satellite Radio™‡ ‡ O16 S S
Wireless charging (Double and Crew Cab)17 O18 O18
Specifications
Engines EcoTec3 4.3L V6 FlexFuel (LV3) EcoTec3 5.3L V8 (L83)
 
Type: 4.3L V6 5.3L V8
Displacement (cc / cu in): 4300 / 262 5328 / 325
Bore & stroke (mm / in): 99.6 x 92 / 3.92 x 3.62 96 x 92 / 3.78 x 3.62
Block material: Cast aluminum Cast aluminum
Cylinder head material: Cast aluminum Cast aluminum
Valvetrain: Overhead valve, two valves per cylinder, variable valve timing Overhead valve, two valves per cylinder, variable valve timing
Ignition system: Coil near plug, platinum-tipped spark plugs, low-resistance spark plug wires Coil near plug, platinum-tipped spark plugs, low-resistance spark plug wires
Fuel delivery: Direct fuel injection with Active Fuel Management Direct fuel injection with Active Fuel Management
Compression ratio: 11.0:1 11.0:1
Horsepower (hp @ rpm): 285 @ 5300 355 @ 5600
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm): 305 @ 3900 383 @ 4100
Recommended fuel: Regular unleaded or E85 Regular unleaded
Maximum engine speed (rpm): 5800 5800
Emissions controls: Close-coupled catalytic converter, Quick Sync 58X ignition, returnless fuel rail, fast-response O² sensor Close-coupled catalytic converter, Quick Sync 58X ignition, returnless fuel rail, fast-response O² sensor
Estimated fuel consumption:
L/100km (city / hwy / combined) 2WD: 13.5 / 10.0 / 11.9
4x4: 14.2 / 10.7 / 12.6
2WD: 14.6 / 10.4 / 12.7
4x4: 15.0 / 10.7 / 13.1
Mi/imp.gal (city / hwy / combined) 2WD: 21 / 28 / 24
4x4: 20 / 26 / 22
2WD: 19 / 27 / 22
4x4: 19 / 26 / 22
 
Transmissions Hydra-Matic 6L80
 
Type: Six-speed automatic
Gear ratios (:1):
First: 4.03
Second: 2.36
Third: 1.53
Fourth: 1.15
Fifth: 0.85
Sixth: 0.67
Reverse: 3.06
Rear axle ratio (std. & avail.): 3.08, 3.23, 3.42
 
Chassis / Suspension
 
Front: Independent coil-over-shock; twin-tube shock absorbers
Rear: Solid axle with semi-elliptic, variable-rate, two-stage multileaf springs; splayed shock absorbers; twin-tube shocks
Steering type: Electric power-assisted rack-and-pinion
Steering ratio: 18.4:1
Steering wheel turns, lock-to-lock: 3.46
Turning circle, curb-to-curb (m / ft)
2WD/4x4 with Standard box: 12.2 / 40.0
2WD/4x4 with Long box: 13.4 / 43.9
 
Brakes
 
Type: Power-assisted, four-wheel disc, four-wheel ABS, with Duralife™ rotors; vented front and rear rotors
Rotor diameter x thickness (mm / in): front: 330 x 30 / 13 x 1.18
rear: 345 x 20 / 13.6 x 0.79
Total swept area (sq cm / sq in): front: 1612 / 250
rear: 1628 / 252
 
Wheels / Tires
 
Wheel size & type: 17 in. x 8 in. painted steel
17 in. x 8 in. painted steel with stainless steel cladding
17 in. x 8 in. bright machined aluminum
 
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