2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Performance & Capabilities

April 16th, 2020 by

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Exterior Driver Side Front Profile while Towing

Just last year, the GMC Sierra 1500 was completely overhauled as the pickup truck entered its fourth generation as a vehicle on the GMC lineup. Even though it’s now in its sophomore year, plenty of updates were made for the 2020 model year and we’ve been talking about it quite a lot in kind. For instance, we’ve got a rundown on the different color options in which it’s available as well as an analysis of how much it can tow. Today, we wanted to highlight its different performance specs & capabilities.

[ READ MORE: What’s new in the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500? ]

Available Powertrain Options

The 2020 GMC Sierra is available in a whopping six different engine & transmission combinations. We thought we’d kick things off by highlighting each of those:

  • 3L V6 featuring Active Fuel Management
    • Six-speed automatic
    • 285 horsepower
    • 305 pound-feet of torque
  • 3L V8 featuring Active Fuel Management
    • Six-speed automatic
    • 355 horsepower
    • 383 pound-feet of torque
  • 7L turbocharged 4-cylinder featuring Active Fuel Management
    • Eight-speed automatic
    • 310 horsepower
    • 348 pound-feet of torque
  • 3L V8 featuring Dynamic Fuel Management
    • Eight-speed automatic, with two-wheel drive
    • Ten-speed automatic, with four-wheel drive
    • 355 horsepower
    • 383 pound-feet of torque
  • 2L V8 featuring Dynamic Fuel Management
    • Ten-speed automatic
    • 420 horsepower
    • 460 pound-feet of torque
  • 0L inline-six turbocharged diesel
    • Ten-speed automatic
    • 277 horsepower
    • 460 pound-feet of torque
2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Exterior Passenger Side Rear Profile
2020 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Interior Cabin Rear Seating

As you can see, we’ve laid out the six different powertrain options above, listing their available transmission system as well as a glimpse into their capabilities with their official power ratings. If you think you might be interested in a 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 of your own, be sure to reach out to us right away here at Carl Black Roswell!

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