2012 GMC Sierra 1500 keep offering more upscale features than itâ€™s identical platform which share with Chevrolet Silverado 1500, another General Motors product. Pros that many automotive press love it, such as: multiple powertrains availability, strong V8 engines, quiet & smooth ride, competent tow & haul abilities, and presents comfortable seats with well-trimmed inside. Cons including underpowered base V6 engines, limited cabin storage, American contenders gives extra high-technology interior options, and large turning circle. For a full-size pickup truck, Sierra 1500 still one potent choice in its class. Simply provides five trims level: Work Truck (WT), SL, SLE, SLT, and XFE (Xtra Fuel Economy). And for the chassis: regular cab standard box, regular cab long box, extended cab standard box, extended cab long box, and crew box short box. Itâ€™s also available in Two-Wheel Drive (2WD) and Four-Wheel Drive (4WD).
2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Performance
The list for under the hood performance from:
- Vortec 4.3-liter V6 engine, 195 horsepower & 260 lb-ft of torque
- Vortec 4.8-liter VVT V8 engine, 302 horsepower & 305 lb-ft of torque
- Vortec 5.3-liter VVT V8 engine, 315 horsepower & 335 lb-ft of torque
Then for the transmissions are 4-speed automatic and 6-speed automatic.
2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Exterior
Features highlight of the exterior includes 20-inch chrome-clad aluminum wheels, chrome grille with chrome surround, body-colored body side moldings, dual halogen composite headlamps, fog lamps, EZ-Lift locking tailgate, front & rear molded splash guard, outside heated power adjustable manual-folding black mirrors, and stationary tool box.
2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Interior
Next, see the highlight interior features are single-zone manual air conditioning, AM/FM stereo with CD player & MP3 playback, SiriusXM Satellite Radio, BluetoothÂ®, leather-wrapped steering wheel mounted audio controls, remote vehicle starter system, power windows, inside rearview mirror with manual day/night, cruise control, front split-bench seat with lockable underseat storage, driver-side seat adjuster, power driverâ€™s seat, all-weather floor mats, wheel theft-deterrent system, visor vanity mirrors, and Tire Pressure Monitor System.
2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Price
MSRP starting that according to the trim levels:
- Work Truck (WT) at $22,195
- SL at $30,125
- SLE at $27,965
- SLT at $36,555
- XFE (Xtra Fuel Economy) at $34,895
Whereas in accordance with chassis:
- Regular cab standard box at $22,195
- Regular cab long box at $22,585
- Extended cab standard box at $26,340
- Extended cab long box at $28,380
- Crew cab short box at $30,320
In the end youâ€™ll obtain detailed information about Sierra 1500 2012 or next GMC automobiles at your local General Motors dealer close to you.
2012 GMC Sierra 1500 Competitors
Strong rivals in the competitive full-size pickup trucks class including Ford F-150, Ram 1500, Toyota Tundra, Chevrolet Silverado 1500, Nissan Titan, and Cadillac Escalade EXT. Further step, just make your own comparison if youâ€™re seriously purchase one of them.