2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate Price

In order to make the Sierra Denali even more upscale than it already is, GMC decided to launch the Denali Ultimate model for the 2017 model year. Compared to the regular Sierra Denali, the 2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate will add all of the previously optional amenities to the list of standard equipment. In other words, this brand new package will be offered with standard 4WD, 22-inch wheels, Driver Alert Package as well as a power-folding moonroof. However, it will also include some new features such as wireless phone charging and GMC’s Tri-Mode Power Steps. Apart from that, expect the new Denali Ultimate version to differ only slightly from the standard Denali models.

2017 Sierra Denali Ultimate Design

Thanks to the recent makeover, the Sierra truck comes with a redesigned front end. The changes include a new grille, new headlights, as well as a reshaped hood and front bumper. Of course, the most notable styling cue comes with a large chromed grille that gives this pickup truck a note of sophistication. The rest of the body, including the sides and the rear end, carries over from the last update that took place in 2014. Now, the 2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate offers standard 22-inch wheels with either chrome or black inserts. As for the interior, the Ultimate package differs from the rest of the lineup thanks to the redesigned center armrest that gets a built-in wireless phone charger. Other than that, this model features the familiar set of amenities found in the Denali lineup.

2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate

2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate Engine Range

The standard engine powering the 2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate will be the 5.3-liter V8 that delivers 355 horsepower and 383 pound-feet of torque. However, the more desirable unit comes as the optional 6.2-liter V8 which churns out 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of twist. Both engines use GM’s EcoTec3 technologies that comprise direct fuel injection, variable valve timing and active fuel management. As far as the transmission is concerned, both units come matched to the new 8L90 eight-speed automatic gearbox. The Ultimate package also gets a two-speed transfer case as standard. According to some reports, the Sierra Denali equipped with the 6.2-liter engine delivers 17 mpg combined.


The 2017 GMC Sierra Denali Ultimate will face some formidable rivals in the form of the Ford F-150 Limited and Ram 1500 Laramie Limited. As for the pricing numbers, expect the Sierra Denali Ultimate to start just above $60,000.



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