Explore the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Refresh

January 11th, 2022 by

Truck lovers rejoice! The fan-favorite GMC Sierra is coming back to Salem streets offering even more premium interior amenities and more powerful standard performance. We’re psyched for the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 to appear on the roads around town, but while we’re waiting for the 2022 GMC Sierra release date, let’s take a look at the performance and features that are sure to have you excited as well. Then, contact us to learn how you can reserve your 2022 GMC Sierra 1500.

While we’re waiting for the all-new 2022 GMC Sierra 1500, the 2022 GMC Sierra Limited serves as a bridge between the 2021 model year and the 2022 refresh. The 2022 GMC Sierra Limited features minor upgrades to exterior styling, and enhanced technology, including the GM’s Super Cruise semi-autonomous driver assist system. 

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Refresh: Pricing and Trims

As we look at the upcoming trim options for the GMC Sierra, it’s easy to see that your Newberg adventures can go further. The addition of the Sierra AT4X expands your capabilities on off-roads excursions, and the top-tier Sierra Denali Ultimate balances rugged performance with luxurious comfort. The 2022 GMC Sierra release date is expected in the first quarter of 2022, so let’s take a look at the pricing and trim options available at its debut:

  • 2022 GMC Sierra Pro: $32,495 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra SLE: $43,895 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra Elevation: $45,495 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra SLT: $50,895 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra AT4: $60,995 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra Denali: $61,295 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X: $74,995 MSRP
  • 2022 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate: $80,395 MSRP

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Refresh: Engine Options

Even at the base level, the all-new GMC Sierra enhances your daily trips around Hillsboro. The standard engine is now a turbocharged 2.7L I4 engine that offers 20 percent more torque than previous models, and an increased standard towing capacity of 9,400 pounds. Here’s the powerful performance specs you can expect with the 2022 Sierra refresh: 

Turbo 2.7L I4 Engine 

  • 310 hp and 420 lb-ft of torque
  • 8-Speed automatic transmission 
  • Max trailering: up to 9,400 lbs

5.3L V8 Engine

  • 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque
  • 6-, 8-, or 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Max trailering: up to 11,200 lbs

6.2L V8 Engine

  • 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Max trailering: up to 13,000 lbs

3.0 Duramax I6 Diesel Engine

  • 277 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque
  • 10-speed automatic transmission
  • Best-in-class 4WD diesel towing capacity: up to 13,000 lbs

2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Refresh: Highlighted Features

The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate is said to be the most luxurious Sierra over the history of the model, so there’s no surprise that the interior upgrades are a highlight across the 2022 refresh. The redesigned cabin features a convenient 13.4-inch center infotainment screen and 12.3-inch digital instrument cluster as standard on trims except the base Sierra Pro. When you’re on Newberg roads, you can find your level of comfort with a new center console, Electronic Precision Shift for models with front bucket seats, and a standard power-adjustable steering column. Other highlighted capabilities found across the lineup include: 

  • World’s First Six-Function MultiPro™ Tailgate
  • More cargo bed volume than any competitor in its class 
  • 10-way power-adjustable front bucket seats 
  • Heated and ventilated perforated front leather appointments
  • Available multicolor 15″ diagonal Head-Up Display
  • 12-speaker Bose® Premium Series with Centerpoint® surround sound
  • MultiPro Audio System by KICKER®
  • Available Super Cruise driver-assistance technology

Even the exterior design brings a new look to your daily commute. Turn heads in this stylish truck with enhancements to the front bumper, grille, and headlights, which house dual-projector LEDs and C-shaped lighting signatures. 

Discover New Trucks with Lum's GMC!

Before you know it, the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 release date will be upon us, and you can start your next McMinnville adventure in a stylish and powerful truck. Learn about how to pre-order with Lum's GMC, and turn to the knowledgeable team in our finance center to help you through the car buying process. If you’re interested in the 2022 GMC Sierra Limited, keep an eye on our new vehicle inventory

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