The upcoming 2020 GMC Sierra HD was caught testing and the first spy shots emerged. From the images that are taken, the new model is showing numerous changes and updates. However, most of the body is camouflaged, but some parts are visible. The new model will come with some changes that will happen mostly upfront. In the same time on the testing track, the Denali trim was also caught on cameras.
The new 2020 GMC Sierra HD pickup truck will also get two engine options and of them powers the new Silverado 2500 HD model. There will be one diesel, and one gasoline engine to choose. Both engines will be connected to the 6-speed automatic gearbox as the standard and 10-speed automatic transmission is optional.
2020 GMC Sierra HD Exterior Will Get More Aluminum and Chrome
According to the latest images, the upcoming 2020 GMC Sierra HD will borrow some styling cues from the popular smaller 1500 model. This will include a bolder and wider chrome grille, the stylish 20-inch wheels, and new lines on the hood.
Also, the manufacturer will add more aluminum and chrome trims on both 2500 HD and 3500. This will make this pickup lighter. Furthermore, +aerodynamics are improved and we can expect a great driving experience. CarbonPro box and MultiPro tailgate will come as standard as the new headlights system that will use LED technology. We can also expect some new exterior colors with the new model.
The upcoming 2020 GMC Sierra HD will provide more room this time. Furthermore, its cabin will also look more modern and some new features will be added. However, we can expect a complete redesign with the next model.
The new GMC Sierra HD will carryover some design cues from its smaller brother Canyon. Materials are literally the same as the layout. However, the Sierra HD owns its unique design. If one goes for the Denali trim it will get more upscale materials and a very techy cabin that will get the latest infotainment system. Also, leather seats are standard equipment of this trim.
The 2020 GMC Sierra HD will get the same engine under the hood as the Silverado 2500 HD model as per updates. The new model will be powered by the mighty 6.6-liter V8 Duramax diesel engine. With this engine, the Sierra HD model will get the output of 465 HP and 910 lb-ft of torque.
Also, there will be one more engine on the offer 6.0-liter V8 gasoline. This type of engine is standard and it produces 300 HP and 333 lb-ft of torque.
Towing capacity and transmission
According to the latest report, with the optional 6.6-liter, V8 Duramax towing capacities will rise, with a claimed maximum towing capacity of 35,500 pounds. This engine will be connected to the new Hydra-Matic 10-speed automatic gearbox.
2020 GMC Sierra HD Price and Release Date
The new GMC Sierra HD will be released in the markets later in 2019. As per the latest updates, the starting price will be around $35,000. However, if one goes for the upper trim levels, for instance, Denali, the price will go up to $60,000.