2022 GMC Sierra 1500
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 arrives with powerful performance and capability. Stylish and distinct, the light-duty pickup truck offers more versatility to help owners accomplish their tasks. With a variety of engine choices to choose from, owners will have the ability to choose between pure performance and best-in-class towing capability.
Owners of the 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 will also enjoy a spacious and comfortable interior laden with high-quality materials. The light-duty pickup features a range of driver-assist and convenience features that help keep drivers safe wherever they go.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 offers several powerful engine choices. These include a 2.7L turbocharged high-output, a 5.3L V8, a 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel, and a 6.2L V8 engine. The 2.7L high-output offers 310 horsepower and 430lb-ft of torque while the 5.3L V8 offers 355 horsepower and 383lb-ft of torque. As for the 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel, it offers 277 horsepower and 460lb-ft of torque. Last is the 6.2L V8 which offers 420 horsepower and 460lb-ft of torque. All of the engines aside from the 2.7L come paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.
Driving and Handling
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 offers drivers a dynamic experience with its impressive performance and capability. Depending on the trim, drivers will be able to tackle tough trails, tow and haul heavy loads, and meet the demands of everyday work. Responsive and agile, owners will enjoy a truck dedicated to performance. The Sierra 1500 offers several different engine choices so owners will have to decide how much power and torque they will need to meet their needs. The turbocharged 2.7L provides high output while the 3.0L Duramax turbo-diesel helps perform the toughest of tasks. A responsive suspension also provides drivers with comfortable ride quality.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 also offers impressive towing capacity. With 460lb-ft of torque, the light-duty pickup is the most effective choice for those towing and hauling. Capable of towing up to 13,200 pounds, the Sierra 1500 offers impressive efficiency and performance. The pickup truck also offers 2,240 pounds of payload.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 offers owners a large and bold pickup truck. With a redesigned front fascia, the Sierra 1500 looks even more striking and defined. The pickup’s exterior is further complemented by a powerful profile and a distinctive stance. The Sierra 1500 features a six-function multi-pro tailgate that pairs with a best-in-class cargo bed. Owners can also opt for 22-inch black-gloss aluminum wheels and signature vertical red recovery hooks. They also have the option between a crew cab, double cab, or regular cab configuration.
The Sierra 1500 offers owners several trim options. These include the Pro, SLE, Elevation, SLT, AT4/AT4X, and Denali/Denali Ultimate. Trims like the Denali add additional layers of luxury and more features that allow owners to make the most of their light-duty pickup. Other trims like the AT4 emphasize off-road capability with specialized equipment. In terms of exterior paint options, the Sierra 1500 offers Summit White, Titanium Rush, Quicksilver, Cayenne Red, Pacific Blue, White Frost, and Onyx Black.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 offers a spacious and comfortable interior. Owners will note a large dashboard with a 12.3 digital gauge cluster. Higher-level trims feature luxurious materials like open-pore walnut wood accents with heated/ventilated perforated forge leather seats. Additional features include power-adjustable seats and the option for either bench or bucket seats. In terms of space, the Sierra 1500 offers ample room for drivers and passengers. For storage, there are many interior cubbies along with under-seat storage areas.
For entertainment, the GMC Sierra 1500 features a 13.4-inch infotainment touchscreen with a 12-speaker Bose premium sound system. This infotainment system is compatible with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto and offers wireless connectivity.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 offers a host of driver-assist and convenience features. Some of these include a 15-inch diagonal head-up display that displays important information like speed and alerts on the windshield. This lets drivers remain alert by letting them keep their eyes on the road. The light-duty pickup also offers drivers GM’s Super Cruise hands-free driving assist which can be used on roads across the country.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 comes available with a host of safety features. These include automatic emergency braking, lane departure warnings, rear-cross traffic alerts, and forward collision warnings. The light-duty pickup truck also features a rear camera mirror and an HD surround vision camera system with 14 different views. GM has further increased safety by incorporating a ProGrade trailering system that helps streamline the towing and hitching process. This system features trailer-side blind zone alerts to help drivers remain safe and secure.
The 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 comes with limited warranty coverage that covers three years or 36,000 miles and a powertrain limited warranty for 5 years or 60,000 miles. GMC also offers a complimentary maintenance service for the first visit.