2017 GMC Sierra 2500 in Edmonton, AB
The new 2017 class of GMC heavy duty pickup trucks coming to Don Wheaton will be even more powerful than before. In addition to introducing a brand new engine to the lineup, the 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 in Edmonton, AB boosts driver confidence when the truck is pulling loads at the upper end of the truck’s towing range. New integrated systems for starting on hills, controlling trailer sway and overall traction control are just a push of a button away at all times. Owners also have the option of adding cameras on the side mirrors of the 2017 Sierra 2500 to make backing up easier than before.
We would be remiss if we didn’t tout the new Duramax diesel engine available with the 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 in Edmonton, AB as the truck’s top innovation for the new model year. GMC engineers are using a next-generation design with the turbocharged, 6.6-liter, V-8 engine. Owners will be able to use an SAE-certified 445 horsepower and an incredible 910 pound-feet of torque. This is a 19 percent increase in torque over the current Duramax diesel engine. Additionally, the new power plant is 38 percent quieter at idle. When the new engine is combined with the fifth-wheel towing rig, the 2017 Sierra 2500 can pull more than 18,000 pounds.
Features of the 2017 Sierra 2500
Even with the incredible increase in performance power, GMC engineers have not left out the array of cutting edge technology which has been a longtime hallmark of the brand. At the heart of the technology offerings for the 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 in Edmonton, AB is the GMC IntelliLink infotainment system and its eight-inch touchscreen system. From this easy-to-use interface, owners can control integration of smartphone applications from the Apple CarPlay and Android Auto suites. The 4G LTE Wi-Fi mobile hotspot is also standard equipment on most, if not all, trims of the 2017 Sierra 2500.
The interior of the 2017 GMC Sierra 2500 in Edmonton, AB is outfitted with several features that increase the overall refinement and passenger comfort of the heavy duty pickup. Depending on which of the trim grades are chosen, heated and ventilated seats, heated steering wheel and lockable under-seat storage is available. Triple-sealed doors and specially designed side mirror help keep the passenger cabin of the truck as close to silent as possible.