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You have a lot of options when you’re looking to add a pickup truck to your driveway, and there are certainly many factors beyond the make and model to weigh in your decision, such as the capacities and cab style. When you need a pickup that’s just as adept at helping out at work as it is at transporting you for a weekend getaway, there’s one truck that should be at the absolute top of your list – the GMC Sierra 1500.
Built on an impressively sturdy frame with a muscly powertrain, the GMC Sierra 1500 is able to tow over 10,000 pounds, tackle off-road trails, and carry thousands of pounds of payload with ease. Though the Sierra 1500 is a full-size pickup, it drives smoothly with the same reassuring confidence on the city grid as well as muddy terrains.
When you need a pickup that can truly do it all, the GMC Sierra 1500 is ready to answer the call. You can find a Sierra 1500 model that meets your needs today at Walt Massey Chevrolet Buick GMC in Lucedale, MS. Start your search on our website where you can filter by the configuration and year model you’re searching for, then come see us at our conveniently located dealership when you’re ready to see the Sierra 1500 in action.
Updates for the 2021 model year focus on simplifying the towing and hauling experience in the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500. Now, you can opt for a trailer-assist feature that comes with a camera to make backing up to your trailer hitch easier than ever. There is also an available jack-knife alert that lets you know when the trailer is jack-knifing, and a trailer-length indicator that notifies you when surrounding traffic might interfere with your trailer.
The 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 has five engine options, three transmissions, and two drivetrains to allow you to practically customize the Sierra 1500 from the ground up. The base powertrain is a 285-horsepower V6 mated to a six-speed automatic transmission that offers the right amount of power for towing, hauling, and daily driving through Lucedale and beyond.
There are several cab styles available for the 2021 Sierra 1500, and the style you opt for will determine how many seats the Sierra 1500 has. No matter which style you choose, you’ll enjoy a roomy cabin in each configuration with plenty of room for passengers. Throughout the trim levels you’ll find amenities like leather upholstery, heated seats, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, premium materials, and more. You’ll also enjoy cutting-edge infotainment features like Apple CarPlay®, Android Auto, and a premium sound system as you explore the trim levels.
What we now know as the GMC Sierra originated back in 1962 when General Motors released their new pickup truck with two body styles – Fenderside and Wideside. Five years later after great success, GM updated the trucks to have a more modern appearance as the 1970s were quickly approaching, and the Fenderside and Wideside became even more popular.
Nearly 20 years later, the GMC Sierra was introduced in 1999 as a replacement for the older models. The first Sierra models had Regular and Extended cab variations and an even roomier Crew Cab was released in 2005. Again, with another decade on the horizon, GMC redesigned the Sierra in the 2019 model year, beginning a new generation of this beloved truck. The Sierra continues to offer everything drivers could hope for in a full-size pickup as it will surely continue to for years to come.
No matter what job or adventure you have in store for your pickup truck, the GMC Sierra 1500 is ready to tackle it all. We encourage you to continue your search for this incredible pickup at Walt Massey Chevy Buick GMC today. Stop by our dealership to see all our available Sierra 1500 models and take your favorites out for a test drive. We proudly serve drivers throughout the greater Lucedale area, including Hattiesburg, Leakesville, MS and beyond. While you’re shopping with us, be sure to check out our current savings opportunities available to you!