The 2009 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE Truck Crew Cab is one of the most sought after trucks to date, mainly because it offers power and fuel efficiency while keeping an eye on driving comfort. There are numerous engine options on offer here, allowing buyers to customize the truck to suit their needs. The chassis has improved and the upscale interior definitely adds to the overall thrill of driving this monster.
Engine Power and Performance
There are around 6 engine options for buyers. The standard is the 4.3 liter V6 engine producing up to 195 horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque, while giving out 15 mpg on city roads and 20 mpg on highway roads on the 2 Wheel Drive setting.
With the 4-Wheel Drive setting, you can get 14 mpg on city roads and 18 mpg on highway roads. Then there is the 4.8 liter V8 engine offering up to 295 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque. Both engine options are adequate for power and fuel economy.
Active Fuel Management
What’s important is the GMC added its Active Fuel Management system to this pickup truck. It is available in four different V8 engine options, and it cuts the overall operation of four cylinders when they are not required; hence, improving the fuel economy.
Lastly, the OnStar 8.0 infotainment system includes Bluetooth connectivity and turn-by-turn navigation system, allowing drivers to easily download destination models.
If power with luxury is your choice, then the 2009 GMC Sierra 1500 SLE Truck Crew Cab will definitely be a smart buy. Check it out by visiting used car dealerships in El Paso, TX, today.