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What engine options are available for the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500?

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Engine Options & Specifications

The GMC Sierra 1500 has been completely redesigned for 2019, putting it on the radar for many drivers interested in purchasing a new truck. Wondering what engine options are available for the 2019 Sierra 1500? Continue reading, because we’ve broken down each of the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500’s engine options and specifications down below.


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The 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 offers drivers four engine options across six trim levels: Base, Elevation, SLE, SLT, AT4 and Denali. The starting MSRP of this truck is $29,600. The standard 2019 GMC Sierra 1500 powertrain is a 4.3-liter, V6 engine with 285 horsepower and 305 pound-feet of torque. This engine is only available in the truck’s base trim. SLE and Elevation models upgrade to a turbocharged, four-cylinder, 2.7-liter engine that outputs 310 horsepower and 348 pound-feet of torque.

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2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Powertrain Availability & Information


Engine Trim Level Availability Horsepower Torque
4.3L, V6 Base 285 hp 305 lb.-ft.
Turbo, 2.7L, 4cyl SLE, Elevation 310 hp 348 lb.-ft.
5.3L, V8 Base, SLE, Elevation, SLT, AT4, Denali 355 hp 383 lb.-ft.
6.2L, V8 SLT, AT4, Denali 420 hp 460 lb.-ft.

Drivers have two different V8 engine options available for the 2019 GMC Sierra 1500. The first is a 5.3-liter V8, which is available for all six trim levels. The 5.3L V8 produces 355 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. SLT, AT4 and Denali models can be equipped with a 6.2-liter V8 with 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque.

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