The 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition will be released by the end of this year. This model will represent a sports version of the regular Sierra model. It will use the latter’s double cab variant as a base and it will, therefore, come with the double cab only. Also, the new model will be based on the Sierra appearance, but it will be altered in order to have a more attractive and dominant exterior. Other aspects of the truck will also be based on the aforementioned, regular Sierra model, but they will all be tuned up to represent a more powerful and sportier version. In addition, the new 2015 Sierra Elevation Edition will come with numerous gadgets and systems, decent powertrain and great fuel economy. All in all, the new edition will come with some interesting perks for all those already in love with the Sierra, but it will also surely interest even those who were indifferent so far. As for the price, it hasn’t been announced yet, though we do expect it to be set soon.
Distinctive Appearance Of Elevation Edition
The 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition will have an appearance based on the regular model, but its looks will be far from ordinary. The design has been minimally altered, but those small changes really made the difference. The new model will have new, bolder bumpers, both front and rear, and a new revised grille. In addition, it will come with 20-inch black alloy-wheels and color-keyed handles, molding and mirror caps. This will make the truck look more powerful and dominant. Its new appearance will be fit of a sports truck, which was the feel the designers were going for. The 2015 Sierra Elevation will not come in a numerous colors, but those that will be offered will be more than attractive.
2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition Equipment
Like we mentioned before, the 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition will feature numerous gadgets and systems. This will surely attract bigger number of buyers, since the equipment is pretty impressive. To start with, the new Sierra Elevation will have an OnStar 4G LTE system which offers a Wi-Fi hotspot for up to seven mobile devices at the same time. Also, it will have Bluetooth connectivity. Moreover, the new Sierra Elevation will come with a remote keyless entry system and LED light for cargo box and power mirrors. In addition, the new truck will feature a 110-volt power outlet and a decent audio system which comes with a 4.2-inch IntelliLink system.
Powertrain: Engine Options, Drive And Fuel Economy
The 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition will come with two engines offered. The first one is the 4.3-liter EcoTec3 V6 which is capable of generating 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. This engine can be paired with a 2WD or 4×4 wheel drive. Its fuel economy is really impressive. When using the 2WD, it returns 24 mpg/highway and 18 mpg/city, while its fuel economy with the 4×4 drive is at 22 mpg/highway and 17 mpg/city. Even though these results are slightly worse than the first ones, there are still great. In addition, the new Sierra Elevation will offer another, more powerful unit. It is the 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine that generates 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. As for the transmission, the new edition truck will use a six-speed automatic gearbox.
2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition Release
The 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition will be released by the end of this year. The price hasn’t been confirmed yet, but with the release date due so soon, we expect the manufacturer to announce it in a nearby future.