GMC which is obviously a brand of GM, has been making headway in the truck and SUV market as being a brand made especially for small businesses and professionals. These trucks are made with durability and heavy duty use in mind and for the most part, GMC definitely delivers. The 2009 GMC Sierra is a popular truck for GMC and the 3500 HD regular cab with 4WD is perfect for plenty of businesses that require power, reliability, performance and a decent price. The Sierra succeeds on all these points and more.
Under the Hood of the of Sierra 3500
Under the hood, you will find a very large engine ready to tow and haul just about anything you can throw at it. The engine is a 6.6 liter V8 engine with 32 valves and delivering 365 hp @3200 rpm. It should be noted that this vehicle is diesel and is also bio diesel capable. Matched to this engine is a nice 6 speed automatic transmission that offers precise shifting and plenty of torque. The Sierra 3500 offers a 97 inch bed and is able to tow up to 11,400 (GVWR Max) with a standard towing capacity of about 5,300. The Tires are 17 inch radials and they definitely have a lot of grip.
Regarding the exterior, the truck itself looks handsome and rugged. It weighs in over 6,000 lbs and offers decent gas mileage as a diesel. It should also be noted that the 4 wheel drive is always on and the Sierra 3500 is ready to hit the trails at a moments notice. Regarding price, the Sierra 3500 HD is budget friendly for small and medium businesses coming in with a base price in the low 30’s.