Come Test Drive the 2018 Sierra 1500 Today

Oak Park, IL customers looking for the new 2018 Sierra 1500 can come by Castle Buick GMC and test drive the truck today. The 2018 Sierra 1500 has a manufacturer suggested retail price starting at $28,905, making it one of the most affordable light-duty trucks on the market today. Not only is it affordable, but the 2018 Sierra 1500 is also loaded with a number of features for towing, added safety, and technology to ensure you have an excellent driving experience. If you have any questions about the 2018 Sierra 1500, feel free to contact a member of our sales team and we will be happy to find the right truck to meet your needs.

The interior of the 2018 Sierra 1500 is designed with your comfort in mind. The center console has ample storage space to have everything you need within an arm’s reach. With premium materials, the comfort and style of the Sierra raises the bar for light duty trucks. The addition of noise canceling technology also makes the ride quieter and more enjoyable, not only for the driver, but also for the passengers to listen to music or engage in a conversation.

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What’s New with the 2018 Sierra?

Customers looking at purchasing a light duty truck are often concerned the driving performance will be sufficient for what they need to accomplish. With the ability to pull a max load of 12,500 pounds, the engine of the 2018 Sierra 1500 needs to be ready to haul. There are a couple of different engine options specifically available to ensure your truck is able to do everything you need it to do. The optional EcoTec3 5.3L engine provides more fuel efficiency than any other light duty truck, while the 6.2L engine provides more horsepower than any other light duty truck. Our sales team can help you determine which one is right for your needs.

The 2018 Sierra 1500 has a number of features which makes it ideal for your towing needs. The Trailer Sway Control system helps to provide additional stability while hauling. GMC knows hauling uphill can create additional stress on your truck. For this reason, they have created the option of Hill Start Assist technology to help reduce strain on your truck and improve its performance while towing. There is also the option of adding Trailer Brake Control to help ensure you are able to monitor the performance of your trailer’s brakes while towing. Rear Vision Camera options also allow you to see the trailer, adding an additional level of safety and convenience. An additional trailer and towing package also provides additional benefits for 2018 Sierra 1500 owners who need to tow regularly.

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Safety & Tech Features of the 2018 Sierra

Like many of the new GMC vehicles on the market today, there are ample options for technology features in the 2018 Sierra 1500. The Infotainment system is able to be linked to the driver’s smartphone using Android Auto or iPhone using Apple CarPlay. This makes it possible to access your phone, apps, navigation, and playlists on your phone while driving. Additional features include the ability to turn your truck into a WiFi hotspot using OnStar, and the ability to stay connected to information about your truck using the MYGMC app.

One of the features available on all GMC vehicles currently is the capability to be connected with OnStar, with an applicable subscription. This not only provides assistance in the case of an emergency, but also gives customers an added peace of mind when on the road. An additional standard feature on the 2018 Sierra 1500 includes rear vision camera, to assist when backing up to prevent a potential collision from occurring. Additional safety features also available on the 2018 Sierra 1500 include automatic braking to prevent forward collisions and Forward Collision Alerts. This feature senses when approaching slower traffic, and applies the brake to prevent an accident from occurring, and an alert is given to the driver. Lane Keep Assist and Lane Departure Alerts also help to prevent accidents from occurring when changing lanes or accidentally drifting from one lane into another. Other safety options include Park Assist and IntelliBeam technology, which automatically adjusts the truck’s lights according to the surrounding conditions.

Why visit Castle Buick GMC?

Castle Buick GMC has been serving Oak Park, IL customers for years. We are familiar with the needs of our customers from the surrounding communities, as well as the need for a vehicle that can easily navigate the seasonal weather changes throughout the greater Chicago-land area. The 2018 Sierra 1500 is a truck designed to meet the needs of customers who need a light duty truck, that is also capable of towing. Our experienced sales team would be happy to discuss how you can drive off the lot in the new 2018 Sierra 1500 today.