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GMC Sierra 1500

2019
  • Road Test
  • Predicted Reliability
  • Predicted Owner Satisfaction
The 2019 Sierra 1500 is completely redesigned and and brings a powertrain that is now smoother and more responsive. In addition, fuel economy for the 5.3-liter V8 has improved by one to 17 mpg overall. Added optional and thoughtful touches include a power liftgate that can open using the remote key fob or by a button on the dash--on top trims it can close, too. Unfortunately, the ride is stiff and snappy but the cabin is very quiet. Handling is sound and secure. The infotainment system is easy to use. Rear seat room in crew cab versions is immense but the high step-in requires a climb. Trim variants from the AT4 to Denali run the gamut from an off-road special to a luxury chariot. Available advanced safety features like forward collision warning and automatic emergency braking are optional on high-end trims.
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2014-2018
2014 Redesign Year
GMC Sierra 1500 2018
Sierra's 2014 redesign brought a more spacious cabin that is nearly as quiet as a luxury car's. The truck's relatively low ride height eases access, while the dashboard controls are simple to use. The Silverado also provides impressive towing and payload capacities. An assist system makes the tailgate easy to lift and prevents it from flopping harshly when it drops open. The 5.3-liter V8 hits the sweet spot, combining plenty of power with a high towing capacity and strong performance. We'd only get the 6.2-liter V8 if we had to frequently tow a heavy trailer in hilly terrain. The optional Driver Alert Package includes lane-departure warning and forward collision alert.
Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2018 N/A N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 $17,375 - $37,575 $14,860 - $34,960
2015 $15,725 - $33,675 $13,100 - $31,000
2014 $13,900 - $29,650 $11,240 - $26,940
2007-2013
2007 Redesign Year
GMC Sierra 1500 2013
GMC's 2000-06 full-size Sierra has powerful, efficient engines and an inviting interior, but expect a stiff, choppy ride. A 2007 redesign brought more responsive handling and improvements to the ride, but the powertrains still aren't as refined as some competitors'. High-end interiors have attractive fit and finish -- all have simple controls. Fuel economy from the 5.3-liter V8 and six-speed automatic are decent, and its crash test scores are improved over previous versions. Cabin access is easy, while towing and payload capacities are generous.
Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2013 $12,300 - $24,200 $9,580 - $21,480
2012 $11,150 - $22,550 $8,380 - $19,780
2011 $10,175 - $20,275 $7,420 - $17,520
2010 $9,125 - $18,700 $6,355 - $15,755
2009 $8,050 - $17,275 $5,290 - $13,985
2008 $6,975 - $15,200 $4,270 - $11,970
2007 $5,925 - $16,050 $3,270 - $12,780
1999-2006
GMC Sierra 1500 2006
This full-sized half-ton pickup ("C" is used for 2WD versions, "K" for 4WD) was fundamentally unchanged from 1991 through 1998, though upgraded powertrains and an optional third door for extended-cab models were added in 1996. A complete redesign for 1999 brought powerful, more efficient engines and friendlier interior packaging. Braking and handling were also significantly improved. Extended-cab models received a fourth door for 2000, and the pricey AWD C3 model, later called Denali, joined the line in 2001.
Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2006 $5,700 - $13,050 $3,070 - $9,970
2005 $5,275 - $11,625 $2,670 - $8,620
2004 $4,725 - $8,900 $2,165 - $6,065
2003 $4,600 - $9,325 $2,050 - $6,455
2002 $3,775 - $8,175 $1,520 - $5,540
2001 N/A N/A
2000 N/A N/A
2019
  • Road Test
  • Predicted Reliability
  • Predicted Owner Satisfaction
2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Ratings & Reliability
The 2019 Sierra 1500 is completely redesigned and and brings a powertrain that is now smoother and more responsive. In addition, fuel economy for the 5.3-liter V8 has improved by one to 17 mpg overall. Added optional and thoughtful touches include a power liftgate that can open using the remote key fob or by a button on the dash--on top trims it can close, too.

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2014-2018
2014 Redesign Year
GMC Sierra 1500 2018
Sierra's 2014 redesign brought a more spacious cabin that is nearly as quiet as a luxury car's. The truck's relatively low ride height eases access, while the dashboard controls are simple to use. The Silverado also provides impressive towing and payload capacities. An assist system makes the tailgate easy to lift and prevents it from flopping harshly when it drops open.

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Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2018 N/A N/A
2017 N/A N/A
2016 $17,375 - $37,575 $14,860 - $34,960
2015 $15,725 - $33,675 $13,100 - $31,000
2014 $13,900 - $29,650 $11,240 - $26,940
2007-2013
2007 Redesign Year
GMC Sierra 1500 2013
GMC's 2000-06 full-size Sierra has powerful, efficient engines and an inviting interior, but expect a stiff, choppy ride. A 2007 redesign brought more responsive handling and improvements to the ride, but the powertrains still aren't as refined as some competitors'. High-end interiors have attractive fit and finish -- all have simple controls.

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Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2013 $12,300 - $24,200 $9,580 - $21,480
2012 $11,150 - $22,550 $8,380 - $19,780
2011 $10,175 - $20,275 $7,420 - $17,520
2010 $9,125 - $18,700 $6,355 - $15,755
2009 $8,050 - $17,275 $5,290 - $13,985
2008 $6,975 - $15,200 $4,270 - $11,970
2007 $5,925 - $16,050 $3,270 - $12,780
1999-2006
GMC Sierra 1500 2006
This full-sized half-ton pickup ("C" is used for 2WD versions, "K" for 4WD) was fundamentally unchanged from 1991 through 1998, though upgraded powertrains and an optional third door for extended-cab models were added in 1996. A complete redesign for 1999 brought powerful, more efficient engines and friendlier interior packaging.

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Average Retail Price Trade-in Price Reliability Verdict Owner Satisfaction View Local Inventory
2006 $5,700 - $13,050 $3,070 - $9,970
2005 $5,275 - $11,625 $2,670 - $8,620
2004 $4,725 - $8,900 $2,165 - $6,065
2003 $4,600 - $9,325 $2,050 - $6,455
2002 $3,775 - $8,175 $1,520 - $5,540
2001 N/A N/A
2000 N/A N/A