GMC is among the most reliable automakers in the world. This manufacturing company has developed lots of vehicles with different types. The car manufacturer has a unique standard in the matter of truck production. It has numerous trucking models available for the consumers. However, the name of the 2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X model is more popular among the users. Recently, we have received updates about the production of a new model, which will arrive before the end of the year.
2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X: Design and Rumors
The company created this model with an aggressive and energetic look. The designing is mostly based on trucking approach because of a heavy appearance. The last model launched in 2016 has got a specialized design with a new wheelbase, platform and updated structure. For the 2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X, company will definitely take a sharp decision. There are rumors that the automaker will restructure the frame and body of this truck. There are more chances of heightened platform with low weight frame. The frame will consist of carbon, aluminum and steel.
Exterior will be made with different approaches. It means that there will be several body or frame colors such as summit white, blue metallic, onyx black, iridium metallic and light steel gray. On the other hand, GMC will enhance the wheel size. Aluminum wheels will get a bigger size of 18 inches with MT Dura-Trac technology. The dimensions of wheels will be 265/65 R-18 SL.
Front look is composed by using a gigantic grille. There are horizontal openings with vertical lines inside the grille. The headlights are bigger with LED bulbs and these are arranged in a special way. GMC has used efficient fog lights on extreme margins of bumpers in front of tires. The most important and distinguishing feature of the 2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X is the installation of two lights (LED Bulbs) on the roof. There is a big cargo space and Z-71 suspension.
Interior designing has not been revealed by the GMC. We expect that company will install power steering, automatic/manual gear systems, and heated seats for drivers and passengers. Other modern features such as satellite radio, Bluetooth, smartphone connectivity, USB, air conditioning, monitoring system, memory system, parking aid, as well as and entertainment package will be present.
Engine and Safety
There are no updates about the engine of the 2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X. GMC introduced a 5.3-liter V8 engine last year, so the power generation capacity of this drivetrain should be around 365 horsepower and 380 lb ft torque.
The pickup truck will be improved with specialized safety options. The producer has planned to include airbags, rear view camera, backup camera, nigh vision lights, driving memory system, ABS brakes, traction control, stability control and a large touch-screen to view navigation, Google Maps or Street View. Toyota Hilux and Nissan Navara and Lincoln Colorado are big competitor of this model.
The carmaker has not confirmed the base cost of the new 2017 GMC Sierra All Terrain X. However, the price of the previous model was around $50,000 to $55,000, depending of the equipment.