The Sierra is a performance pickup truck that is manufactured by GMC. For the years 2007-2010, the Sierra 1500 model earned a rating of "Good" in the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's frontal crash test, which is the Institute's highest rating. This high rating can help drivers save on GMC Sierra auto insurance. Additionally, its 2010 model with standard side airbags earned an overall rating of "Acceptable" in the IIHS's side crash tests. In 2007, the Sierra 1500 Classic earned an overall rating of "Marginal" in the IIHS's front crash tests.
The 2010 Sierra is available in 5 different models: 1500, 2500HD, 3500HD, Denali, and Hybrid. The 1500 model is priced starting at $20,850 and comes equipped with a number of different engine options ranging from the VORTEC 4.3L V6 to the VORTEC 6.2L V8. The VORTEC 4.3L V6 comes standard with the 1500 model, and this model achieves a fuel efficiency of 14 miles per gallon city / 18 miles per gallon highway for 4-wheel drive vehicles. A 2-wheel drive option is also available. The 2500HD model is priced starting at $27,465 and comes standard with a 6.0L V8 engine; a 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel is also available. The 3500HD starts at a price of $27,685, and the main difference between this model and the 2500HD is its increased tow capacity and payload. The Sierra Denali, the Sierra's luxury model, is priced starting at $43,285 and comes standard with a powerful 6.2L V8 engine (403 horsepower), and increased tow weight (9,600 lbs.) and payload (1,588 lbs.). The Sierra is also available in a Hybrid model that is priced starting at $38,710. The Hybrid model comes standard with a 6.0L V8 Hybrid engine with active fuel management. Additional features available in all of the models include, leather seats, power doors, locks and windows, sunroof, DVD entertainment system, rear view camera system, in-dash navigation system, XM radio, Bluetooth capabilities, power and heated side mirrors, and power and heated seats.
All models of the Sierra come equipped with traction control, fog lamps, head curtain side airbags (available as an option for added safety) and dual-stage front air bags with a passenger sensing system, and anti-lock brakes, which can help drivers obtain affordable Sierra car insurance quotes. Additionally, the 1500 (2009 and 2010 models), Denali (2009 model), and Hybrid (2009 and 2010) models received a 5-star crash test safety rating.
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