GMC Innovation Continues with 2020 Sierra 1500

Posted on 22. May, 2019 by in GM Canada

GMC Innovation Continues with 2020 Sierra 1500

New cameras, conveniences and configurations for Professional Grade customers





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OSHAWA (Tuesday, May 21, 2019) — GMC is holding reward to a subsequent spin with all new accessibility for a CO fiber bed, 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel and 10 speed involuntary transmission, and additional record like Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera1 to rouse a tenure knowledge in a 2020 Sierra 1500. The updates supplement to a strong portfolio of technologies that broach an innovative and reward tenure experience.

“The Sierra is delivering a tech business wish in a light-duty lorry market, and a 2020 indication demonstrates that Professional Grade means never negligence down,” pronounced Duncan Aldred, clamp boss of Global GMC. “In only a initial year on a market, a 2019 Sierra introduced a available, industry-first MultiPro tailgate. The truck’s 2020 updates uncover how a Sierra continues to lift a bar year in and year out.”

The Sierra 1500’s updates embody a following:

  • Available Enhanced ProGrade Trailering facilities a segment-first pure trailer view, creatively introduced on a soon-to-launch 2020 Sierra HD, with a segment-leading 15 sum accessible camera views.
  • Available Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera.
  • 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel and a CarbonPro Editions with a CO fiber bed.
  • 10-speed involuntary delivery accessibility expands to 5.3L V-8 models (SLT, AT4 and Denali models with 4WD).
  • New trailer draw mirrors are accessible as a free-flow option.
  • 8-inch-diagonal infotainment complement now means of ancillary SiriusXM with 360L2 (if equipped).

Class-leading towing technology
The GMC Sierra already facilities an innovative apartment of towing technologies that capacitate an well-developed light-duty towing experience. For 2020, a Sierra 1500 will be accessible with a upgraded ProGrade Trailering System introduced progressing this year on a 2020 Sierra HD. The updated complement brings some-more camera views and in-vehicle Trailering App3 enhancements designed to facilitate and streamline a trailering process.

The ProGrade Trailering System now facilities an accessible class-leading 15 singular camera views1, including a segment-first pure trailer perspective to assistance optimize a driver’s perspective around a lorry and concordant trailers to yield combined certainty when towing. New for 2020, a accessible pure trailer perspective uses a tailgate-mounted camera and an accessible appendage camera mounted on a back of a trailer. The ensuing arrangement helps a motorist to probably see by a trailer4, benefiting drivers when navigating parking lots, merging into trade and creation parsimonious turns.

The in-vehicle Trailering App has updated facilities and extended mobile formation for 2020. Owners will now be means to emanate and revise trailer profiles by a myGMC mobile app and bucket them into their Sierra, saving time when hooking adult for a initial time. Owners will also have a choice of creation a trailer form shareable for easy send of trailer specs. The in-vehicle Trailering App will now also send upkeep reminders and trailer mileage information to an owner’s phone, accessible for observation by a myGMC mobile app.

Also new for 2020, a Sierra 1500 will underline accessible intelligent trailer record designed to concede entrance to name facilities of a iN∙Command® Control System from ASA Electronics5 by a myGMC mobile app6, possibly on concordant Android and iOS smartphones or on a vehicle’s infotainment complement around Apple CarPlay7 or Android Auto8 compatibility. Depending on how a compatibly versed trailer is configured, owners of a 2020 Sierra 1500 might be means to spin on a trailer’s atmosphere conditioning or H2O heater, check H2O and holding tank levels, or guard fuel levels on trailers versed with generators — all before nearing during their destination.

Technology enhancements

For 2020, a Sierra also receives Adaptive Cruise Control – Cameraavailable on SLT, AT4 and Denali trim levels. The complement facilities a singular high-mounted camera behind a rearview counterpart and can move a Sierra to a finish stop.

The 2020 Sierra is also means of ancillary SiriusXM’s subsequent era audio party platform. Available SiriusXM with 360L2 combines satellite and streaming to broach some-more channels and choices than before, giving drivers and their passengers some-more control over what they listen to and when, and improving listeners’ ability to learn some-more good calm opposite SiriusXM.

Propulsion complement advancements
New for 2020, a 10-speed involuntary delivery is now charity with a 5.3L
V-8 with Dynamic Fuel Management. The 5.3L V-8 and 10-speed involuntary pairing will be customary on a Sierra Denali and Sierra AT4 and accessible on all four-wheel expostulate Sierras with a SLE trim spin and above. The 10-speed involuntary has some-more gears for some-more ratios, giving Sierra polished opening and superb change quality.

The previously announced accessible 3.0L Duramax inline-six turbo-diesel engine will span with a 10-speed involuntary as well, bringing class-leading horsepower and torque figures. The 3.0L Duramax produces an SAE-certified 277 horsepower and 624 Nm (460 lb-ft) of torque.

Beyond delivering class-leading figures, a inherently offset inlet of an inline-six engine also delivers conspicuous on-road refinement, ideal for Sierra Denali owners who design Professional Grade value in each aspect of their truck.

The 3.0L Duramax delivers a limit 624 Nm (460 lb-ft) of torque during only 1500 rpm, ideally suiting a engine for off-road use in a Sierra AT4. That volume of torque during such a low engine speed — and a truck’s pushing operation — adds another spin of capability to a Sierra’s many off-road-focused package ever.

The 3.0L Duramax will be accessible on Denali, AT4, SLT, Elevation and SLE models.

Continued technological excellence
The Sierra continues to offer a crowd of innovative features, including:

  • World’s initial MultiPro Tailgate­ – The many innovative pickup tailgate ever, with 6 singular functions and positions charity extended second-tier loading and load-stop solutions, a station workstation and easy entrance to apparatus in a box.
  • GMC-exclusive CarbonPro Pickup Box – The industry’s initial CO fiber pickup box, grown to boost durability, potency and functionality while charity best-in-class dent, blemish and gnawing resistance.
  • Multi-Colour Head-Up Display – This segment-first Head-Up Display projects key, customizable car information on a windshield on a 15-inch-diagonal display.
  • Rear Camera Mirror1 – The segment-first Rear Camera Mirror offers an accessible dual-function interior rearview counterpart with a camera perspective arrangement that provides a far-reaching perspective unrestricted by common visible obstructions like occupants or cargo. This subsequent era complement facilities a ability to lean or wizz a view.

The 2020 Sierra Denali facilities an Adaptive Ride Control cessation complement designed to yield reward pushing value with well-developed responsiveness. It provides continual float damping by contracting worldly sensors to guard highway conditions and framework responses in genuine time, enabling adjustments to active dampers each dual milliseconds.

About GMC in Canada

GMC has made trucks given 1902, with creation and engineering value built into all GMC vehicles. The code is elaborating to offer some-more fuel-efficient trucks and crossovers, including a Terrain tiny SUV and Acadia crossover. GMC’s highest-volume vehicle, a Sierra pickup, is a many absolute light-duty pickup on a market, and a initial full-size pickup to accept a highest-possible five-star Overall Vehicle Score for reserve given a National Highway Traffic Safety Administration altered a New Car Assessment Program for a 2011 indication year. Details on all GMC models are accessible during, on Twitter during @GMCCanada, on Instagram during @gmccanada or at

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1Safety or motorist assistance facilities are no surrogate for a driver’s shortcoming to work a car in a protected manner. The motorist should sojourn courteous to traffic, vicinity and highway conditions during all times. Visibility, weather, and highway conditions might impact underline performance. Read a vehicle’s owner’s primer for some-more critical underline stipulations and information.
2 Some features, including bubbling calm and listening recommendations need GM Connected Vehicle Services. For a full SiriusXM with 360L experience, a SiriusXM All Access Package is required. Connected Vehicle Services change by car indication and need active use plan, operative electrical system, dungeon accepting and GPS signal. See for sum and limitations. If we confirm to continue use after your trial, your comparison subscription devise will automatically replenish thereafter. You will be charged during then-current rates. Fees and taxes apply. To cancel, we contingency call SiriusXM during 1-888-539-7474. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for finish terms during All fees and programming theme to change. ©2019 Sirius XM Radio Inc. All rights reserved.
3 App functionality and facilities change with car apparatus and trim level. Data tie might be required. Some facilities need active use devise and operative electrical system
4Compatible with conventionally hitched box or camping trailers adult to 9.75 meters (32 feet) in length.
5iNˑCommand® is supposing by ASA Electronics and is designed to work within 30 feet of a trailer.  Works with trailers versed with iNˑCommand® Control Systems with Global Connect™ around Bluetooth connection. Control and monitoring functionality varies by trailer manufacturer, model, and commissioned options. Use of a iNˑCommand® Control Systems underline by a myGMC mobile app requires an active use plan. User terms apply. See for sum and limitations.
6Available on name Apple and Android devices. Service availability, facilities and functionality change by vehicle, device and a devise we are enrolled in. Terms apply. Device information tie required. Some trailering facilities need active use devise and operative electrical system.
7Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple, and a terms and remoteness statements apply. Requires concordant iPhone, and information devise rates apply. Apple CarPlay is a heading of Apple Inc. Siri, iPhone and iTunes are trademarks of Apple Inc., purebred in a U.S. and other countries.
8Vehicle user interface is a product of Google, and a terms and remoteness statements apply. Requires a Android Auto app on Google Play and an Android concordant smartphone using Android™ 5.0 Lollipop or higher. Data devise rates apply. Android Auto is a heading of Google LLC.

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