2016 GMC Sierra 1500 near Fort McMurray, AB
With the arrival of the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 near Fort McMurray, AB, Don Wheaton pickup truck buyers have never had so many options to consider. In addition to the SLT, SLE and Denali trims, the automaker has also produced a number of appearance packages such as the Elevation Edition, All Terrain and All Terrain X for owners to add their own stamp on their trucks. With all of these things available, there is still the matter of the changes made to the 2016 GMC Sierra. The upgrades for the new model-year include, a revised front-end that offers more visual distinction between models, signature GMC LED lighting as well as new grille designs for most trims and appearance packages.
Available technology is another area where the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 near Fort McMurray, AB has greatly improved. Don Wheaton customers that also use compatible versions of the Apple iPhone will be able to integrate their phones into the GMC IntelliLink infotainment system through the Apple CarPlay suite. These applications will be able to perform an untold number of functions as well as be controlled through the same touchscreen as GMC IntelliLink. Wireless cell phone charging, a remote locking tailgate and the 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot are also available in the 2016 Sierra.
Performance and features of the 2016 Sierra 1500
Don Wheaton turn to GMC pickup trucks because of the demonstrated advantages in performance and capability over several competitors. As this applies to the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 near Fort McMurray, the truck offers three possible EcoTec3 engines for customers to choose among. There is a very efficient V-6 option and a pair of V-8 engines which simply stack capability on top of what the previous engine offered. Which engine is available to buyers depends on a number of factors like cab choice, cargo bed length and trim grade. The 4.3-liter, V-6 is popular for its fuel-consumption scores of up to 13.5 L/100 km in the city and 10 L/100 km in the city. The 5.3-liter, V-8 does a very good job of splitting the difference between increased capability and fuel-economy and the 6.2-liter, V-8 sits at the top of the ladder by producing more than 400 horsepower and offering a potential towing capacity of 12,000 pounds when properly equipped.
The interior of the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500 near Fort McMurray, AB can run the range from comfortable and rugged to very plush. Many of these choices are determined by trim-grade. The base Sierra 1500 features a 40/20/40 split cloth-covered bench seat and includes integrated cup holders and plenty of storage options in the cab. The SLE and SLT trims raise the level of materials used in the construction of the truck’s cabin as well as giving a boost to the available accessories. Buyers opting for the Denali trim will have just about every feature available in to the Sierra 1500 as well as leather upholstery.
Get customized at Don Wheaton
Don Wheaton is one of the top retailers for customized trucks in the Edmonton, Alberta area. It is no coincidence that many of trucks our Fleet Department customizes are various models of the 2016 GMC Sierra 1500. Our technicians can offer everything from custom-painted wheels, fender flares and lift kits. Over the years we have served many happy customers. We often show off our best work and the people that take the trucks home on our blog. If you would like to see your modified or customized pickup truck profiled, even if it wasn’t done at Don Wheaton, contact us today.