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GMC 2020 Change Points: Bold Design, Smart Technologies and New Standard Safety Features

GMC 2020 Change Points: Bold Design, Smart Technologies and New Standard Safety Features





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OSHAWA, Ont. (August 9, 2019) GMC is strengthening a 2020 lorry and SUV lineup with premium, confidant styling and smarter technologies. GMC raises a bar by adding customary reserve facilities to Terrain and charity a first-ever AT4 Acadia. Acadia joins Sierra 1500 and Sierra Heavy Duty as a newest further to a AT4 sub-brand, that will be accessible opposite a whole GMC lineup in a subsequent dual years. The successful rollout of GMC’s subsequent era pickups continues with a further of innovative facilities to a Sierra 1500 and a launch of an all-new Sierra Heavy Duty.


GMC’s tiny SUV is updated for 2020 with GMC Pro Safety on all trim levels, an stretched customary reserve package that includes:

  • Automatic Emergency Braking.
  • Forward Collision Alert.
  • Lane Keep Assistance with Lane Departure Warning.
  • Following Distance Indicator.
  • Front Pedestrian Braking.
  • IntelliBeam Headlamps.

This new set of customary reserve is complemented by an discretionary Driver Alert Package that includes Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera, Lane Change Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Rear Park Assist and Safety Alert Seat. Denali models supplement Front Park Assist in further to a Rear Park Assist.

The 2020 Terrain Denali is also differentiated from other models by a reward cessation that includes new inner valves to broach a some-more polished ride, in further to singular open isolators that already minister to reduced highway sound compared to other Terrains.

The renouned Terrain Black Edition, that adds 19-inch glass-black wheels and darkened details, has been renamed a Terrain Elevation Edition. It will continue to be charity with Summit White, Graphite Gray Metallic or Ebony Twilight Metallic paint.


The Acadia’s uninformed demeanour for 2020 was announced progressing this year. It goes on sale after this year, with new particular design, accessible modernized reserve apparatus on all trims and record advancements. Exterior pattern updates embody a confidant new grille, new front and back facias, customary LED lighting and signature GMC C-shape lighting, complemented with interior refinements. Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert and Rear Park Assist are now customary on SLT and above.

GMC offers some-more patron choice, introducing a first-ever Acadia AT4 with some-more assertive extraneous styling and darkened finishes and a new 2.0L Turbocharged engine accessible on SLE AWD and customary on SLT.

A new nine-speed involuntary delivery is now customary for a 2.0L, 2.5L and 3.6L engines, and float and doing are extended with all-new cessation refinements. Additionally, a 2020 Acadia is a latest GMC with Electronic Precision Shift replacing a compulsory shifter.

Additional record enhancements include:

  • New GMC infotainment system.
  • New head-up arrangement (late availability).
  • New Rear Camera Mirror.


The 2020 Sierra offers premium, segment-leading facilities with a further of a 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel engine and a enlargement of a CO fiber bed and 10-speed involuntary transmission. Sierra 2020 is a initial full denote year accessibility of a CarbonPro Edition with a CO fiber bed, accessible on AT4 and Denali.

Other accessible tech additions embody an upgraded ProGrade Trailering System that facilities a segment-leading 15 sum accessible camera views, including a segment-first pure trailer perspective (accessory apparatus required). Adaptive Cruise Control – Camera is also combined for 2020. The complement facilities a singular high-mounted camera behind a rearview counterpart and can move a Sierra to a finish stop.

Additional 2020 Sierra changes are summarized here.

All-New Sierra Heavy Duty

The all-new Sierra Heavy Duty — that commenced prolongation progressing this summer — adds creation where it matters, mixing larger trailering capability with technologies designed to yield business with combined certainty while towing adult to a class-leading 35,500 pounds on 3500 Regular Cab, prolonged box, two-wheel-drive, DRW diesel models.

Features include:

  • Available Enhanced ProGrade Trailering system featuring class-leading accessible 15 camera views, including a segment-first pure trailer perspective to probably see by a trailer in draw (accessory apparatus required). Also accessible on 2020 Sierra 1500.
  • Available intelligent trailer integration, designed to confederate a iN∙Command® Control System from ASA Electronics1, provides a ability to guard and control name functions of compatibly versed trailers by a myGMC mobile app2.
  • Segment-first accessible 15-inch-diagonal head-up display offers useful trailering information, including car speed, navigation information and an inclinometer arrangement for a highway grade.
  • Available segment-first Rear Camera Mirror.

It’s not usually in-vehicle record enhancements that yield business with a world-class towing experience, a new Sierra Heavy Duty also outlines a introduction of a first-ever Allison 10-speed involuntary delivery corresponding to a mythological 6.6L Duramax turbo diesel, charity high torque, high power, low sound and well-developed durability.

For those looking to take polished capability off-road, GMC fortifies a new AT4 code with an all-new Sierra AT4 Heavy Duty accessible for Crew Cab configurations as both a 2500 and 3500 singular back circle offering. Additionally, a world’s initial six-function MultiPro tailgate is accessible on all trims and customary on SLT, AT4 and Denali.

Additional 2020 Sierra Heavy Duty changes are summarized here.


The 2020 Canyon adds new facilities including a customary Tire Fill Alert that provides an audible, visible denote when tire vigour is added, as good as a new accessible remote locking tailgate.

The All Terrain trim expands package and underline accessibility by adding Driver Alert package, Forward Collision Alert and Lane Departure Warning. The further of a Carbon Black Metallic extraneous colour choice rounds out Canyon’s denote year updates.

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 denote year. Details on all GMC models are accessible during, on Twitter during @GMCCanada, on Instagram during @gmccanada or at

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Safety 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.

1iNˑCommand® is supposing by ASA Electronics and is designed to work within 30 feet of a trailer.  Works with trailers versed with iNˑCommand® Control System with Global ConnectTM via Bluetooth connection.  Control and monitoring functionality varies by trailer manufacturer, model, and commissioned options. Use of a iNˑCommand® Control System underline by a myGMC mobile app requires an active use plan. User terms apply. See for sum and limitations.
2Available on name Apple and Android devices. Service availability, facilities and functionality change by vehicle, device and a devise we are enrolled in. User terms apply. Device information tie required. See for sum and limitations.