GMC has priced the 2015 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition range from US$34,865 in the USA. The entry-level 2WD model is equipped with a 4.3-liter V6 EcoTec3 engine that produces 285 bhp and 305 lb-ft (414 Nm) of torque. This model can be had with a 4WD configuration too but in this case the price increases to US$38,795. The 5.3-liter V8 engine that produces 355 bhp and 383 lb-ft (519 Nm) of torque can also be had from US$35,960 in 2WD configuration and from US$39,890 in 4WD configuration.
The special edition is based on the Sierra 1500 double cab with 1SA trim. Notable features include 20-inch black-painted wheels, fog lamps and projector-beam headlamps with LED lighting, body-colored grille surround, bumpers, mirror caps, door handles and side moldings. Other features include remote keyless entry, OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, GMC IntelliLink with color display and Bluetooth, 110V power outlet and LED cargo box lighting.
More information is available in the press release below.
2015 GMC SIERRA ELEVATION EDITION STARTS AT $34,865 – Press Release
Monochromatic special model delivers GMC’s refinement, connectivity at value price
DETROIT – Pricing for the GMC 2015 Sierra Elevation Edition starts at $34,865 for a 2WD model equipped with the standard 4.3L V-6 and $38,795 for a 4.3L/4WD configuration. Models with the available 5.3L V-8 start at $35,960 for 2WD and $39,890 for 4WD.
The Sierra Elevation Edition – a uniquely styled full-size truck that combines a bold, monochromatic look with the latest connectivity technologies – goes on sale this month and is based on the Sierra 1500 double cab with 1SA trim.
It is offered in four exterior colors and features body-color exterior appointments, 20-inch black-painted wheels, fog lamps and projector-beam headlamps with light-emitting diode (LED) signature lighting. Standard connectivity features include OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot, with a three-month/3GB trial (whichever comes first), GMC IntelliLink with color display and Bluetooth wireless technology for select phones.
“The Sierra Elevation Edition is all about expressive style and technology,” said Duncan Aldred, vice president of GMC Sales and Marketing. “Its customized appearance makes it a standout for style-conscious customers, while its technologies help keep them plugged into to their connected lifestyles.”
Additional standard and available equipment includes:
- Body-color front/rear bumpers, bodyside moldings, door handles, grille surround and mirror caps
- CornerStep rear bumper
- G80 locking rear differential
- 110V power outlet
- Remote keyless entry
- Heated, power-adjustable outside mirrors
- LED cargo box lighting
- Six months of OnStar Directions & Connections plan, plus five-year OnStar Basic Plan
- Exterior colors: Onyx Black, Quicksilver Metallic, Sonoma Red Metallic and Summit White
- Color-keyed carpeting
- Deep-tinted glass
- Available rear vision camera
- Available trailering package
- Available all-terrain tires.
The standard EcoTec3 4.3L V-6 is SAE certified at 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque and the available EcoTec3 5.3L V-8 is rated at 335 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. The 5.3L delivers the best V-8 fuel economy in the segment – 23 mpg highway (2WD) – and enables a 9,500-pound trailering capacity with the available 3.42 axle (2WD).