2014 GMC Sierra Denali
The new 2014 GMC Sierra Denali is the luxurious variant of Sierra 1500 pickup. Last year model was redesigned and the new Denali looks rougher and tougher, and of course, more powerful than before. Beside all that toughness, interior features some posh and high tech details. What is new on 2014 Sierra Denali – the new generation has restyled hood, taillights and square fender flares, then chrome grille, new 20-inch chrome wheel, etc. Also, Denali’s difference from the standard Sierra is exclusive eight-inch Customizable Driver Display.
2014 GMC Sierra Denali design
The 2014 GMC Sierra Denali is available only as four-door Crew Cab with a 5’8′ bed, unlike other Sierra vehicles, where there are few options for bed and cab. The 2014 Denali offers steps mounted in the rear bumper and LED bedlights. Also, easy open/close feature makes access to the bed easier than before. Beneath the exterior lies retuned suspension and a new electric power steering system which makes better control and handling of the vehicle and much more comfortable ride.
2014 GMC Sierra Denali interior
Inside the cabin of the 2014 Sierra Denali there are heated and cooled front seats and also a heated steering wheel. GMC’s IntelliLink infotainment system comes standard and it is controlled through dashboard knobs, steering wheel buttons or the eight-inch touchscreen. It could be also be controlled with a voice via voice recognition system for hands-free calls, destination entering, and many more things. Other features which could be found in redesigned interior are acoustic-laminated glass, triple-sealed doors, lined front wheel wheels and smaller exterior mirrors.
When properly equipped, towing capacity ranges from a maximum of 5.170 kg. with the 5.3-liter to 5,440 kg. with the 6.2-liter engine.
2014 GMC Sierra Denali engine
The 2014 GMC Sierra Denali powertrain options are made of two strong V8 engines, with modern technologies such as direct injection and cylinder deactivation system.
The first one is 5.3-liter V8 with 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. Other one is more powerful 6.2-liter V8. It makes 420 horsepower and 450 lb-ft of torque. Transmission for all 2014 Denali is 6-speed automatic, and RWD and AWD are optional for buyers. Fuel economy for 5.3-liter is 16 mpg city and 23 highway, while there is no information about 6.2-liter V8 configuration.
2014 GMC Sierra Denali competitors
Main competitors for the 2014 GMC Sierra Denali will be Ford F150 King Ranch and the Ram 1500 Laramie Limited.