The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 is a perennial favorite in the pickup market thanks to its combination of function and style. If you’re looking to buy the new GMC truck, you may be overwhelmed by all the trim levels you can choose from. Here’s a breakdown of the 2022 GMC Sierra trim levels and how much you’ll pay for each.
2022 GMC Sierra 1500 trim levels start with Work Truck
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The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Work Truck is the base model GMC Sierra. It’s called the Sierra 1500 Pro, and it starts at $32,495. This price includes the destination charge, which is a mandatory and non-negotiable charge. The exterior of the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 features a new grille, LED headlights and daytime running lights. The lights come on in sequence when you start the pickup or walk away from it.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 has a new 12.3-inch distal instrument cluster, as well as a 13.4-inch touchscreen, according to Car and Driver. It also comes with a 15-inch diagonal multi-color heads up display and is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. It also comes with the ability to access the Google app store, which will open up the Sierra1500 to many more apps.
The Sierra 1500 AT4X is the off-road version of the GMC truck
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The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X is the all-terrain Sierra and it starts at $74,995. The AT4X has a 6.2-liter V8 mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. The 2022 AT4X also features a two-speed transmission that allows easy selection of off-road modes. Then there’s an Off-Road mode that gives your truck speed when traveling over hard-to-grip surfaces like gravel.
The 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X also features rear e-locking differentials for low-traction surfaces. There’s also an off-road mode for one-pedal driving when you need more control in a technical environment. Undercarriage skid plates protect the underside of your 2022 GMC T4X, and an increased suspension makes for a smoother ride. One of the ways you’ll know the difference between the Sierra 1500 AT4 and the Sierra 1500 AT4X is the black wheels and AT4X-specific grill.
The AT4X is not without its luxury details. It has all leather and wood and heated seats, which are always a hit in cold weather. There’s even a micro-suede headliner in the Obsidian Rush model. The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 features a 12-speaker Bose Premium Series sound system and a 6-way tailgate for when you want to listen to music outside of your truck.
Denali Ultimate is the most advanced Sierra
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The 2022 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate is the most expensive Sierra, at $81,100. The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate has a 6.2-liter V8 engine capable of making 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque. It is matched with a ten-speed automatic transmission and 4WD. It only comes with a diesel engine.
The Sierra Denali Ultimate comes with GMC’s Super Cruise driver assistance technology. This includes a hands-free driving system that works on over 200,000 mapped roads and can even change lanes. Although it works while towing, you won’t be able to change lanes with the hands-free system while towing. Speaking of towing, it will be easier than ever in the new Sierra 1500 with 14 camera views.
The Denali Ultimate also offers a CarbonPro composite cargo box and a six-way adjustable tailgate and 22-inch wheels. Other nice features of the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate include a power sliding rear window and sunroof. All new vehicles must come with a backup camera, but the Denali Ultimate also has a rear camera mirror.
Additionally, the Denali Ultimate has 16-way seat massagers and a 15-inch head-up display. Its 12-speaker Bose sound system is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500’s trim levels offer plenty of options for just about anyone. Whether you want something simple but durable or something upscale and luxurious, GMC Sierra’s selection makes it easy to get exactly what you want.
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