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2014 GMC Sierra 1500 Overview

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What’s New for the 2014 GMC Sierra 1500

The 2014 GMC Sierra 1500 is completely redesigned for the new year with a reduced weight and a completely new lineup of more fuel-efficient engines including a V6.

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For the 2014 model year, the Sierra 1500 is built to be a refined workhorse. Striking new styling features combine with smart work-oriented design features to create a stylish pickup that can do whatever you need it to do. The cargo-box itself showcases some innovative engineering with a CornerStep rear bumper to provide easy access to anything that might be in the bed, four standard tie-downs, and LED box lighting to light up the box.

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 Performance

The available EcoTec3 5.3-liter V8 engine offers the best V8 fuel economy in the full-size pickup segment with 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque that can trailer up to 11,500 lbs with the available Max Trailering Package, while the 6.2-liter V8 offers the most powerful engine, getting 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. If you’re looking for something with a bit less oomph, the all-new 4.3-liter V6 boasts 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque while also getting some of the best fuel efficiency for a V6 in its segment.

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 Efficiency

Each of the three engines offers some pretty amazing fuel economy. The 5.3-liter V8 engine boasts an EPA-estimated 16 mpg city and 23 mpg highway, while the less powerful 4.3-liter V6 gets 18 city/24 highway mpg. Fuel economy numbers have yet to be released for the 6.2-liter V8.

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 Interior

The all-new cabin gives the interior a safer, crashworthy structure while also providing improved quality materials that create a comfortable, yet durable cabin that is perfect no matter what you use the pickup for. A center console provides enough room for hanging file folders, laptops, or whatever you’re looking to store, while five USB ports can keep your devices charged.

2014 GMC Sierra 1500 Safety

Safety features that come standard on the 2014 model Sierra pickup include antilock disc brakes, traction and stability control, front and rear seat side airbags and side curtain airbags, along with OnStar services. Optional safety features are a review camera, front and rear park assist, and a variety of driver aids, such as forward collision-alert and lane departure warning.