SIERRA Elevation Performance

PERFORMANCE Sierra Elevation’s powerful engines are balanced by innovative technologies like the all-new Traction Select system and offered with either a 6- or 8-speed automatic transmission.
GMC Sierra Elevation Advanced Powertrains
Advanced Powertrains

The Next Generation GMC Sierra Elevation’s powertrains are ready to take on your performance and power needs:

  • The Regular Cab model features a 5.3L V8 engine with a 6-speed automatic transmission, 355 horsepower, 519 Nm of torque and Active Fuel Management
  • The Double and Crew Cab models feature a standard 2.7L Turbo engine with an 8-speed automatic transmission, 310 horsepower, 471 Nm of torque.
  • The 5.3L V8 with Dynamic Fuel Management paired with an 8-speed automatic transmission serves up 355 horsepower and 519 Nm of torque. (Available on Double and Crew Cab)

Included with the 5.3L V8, the all-new Dynamic Fuel Management system enables the engine to operate in 17 different patterns between 2 and 8 cylinders, depending on demand, to optimize power delivery and efficiency

GMC Sierra Elevation Traction Select System
Traction Select System

This system allows the driver to choose from preset drive modes that have been tailored for different terrain or weather conditions. It adjusts Sierra’s transmission shift points, throttle mapping and StabiliTrak to optimize performance for the situation.

Drive mode options vary by Cab style
GMC Sierra Elevation X31 Off-Road Package
Available X31 Off-Road Package

When it’s time to leave the pavement behind, Sierra is ready with the available X31 Off-Road Package that includes:

  • Off-road suspension
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Integrated Dual Exhaust
  • Skid plates
  • X31 hard badge

Double and Crew cab models only

GMC Sierra Elevation Cargo Box
Stronger, More Accessible Cargo Box

With more volume and upgraded features the Elevation'sbox takes cargo-loading to a level:

  • Short-box cargo volume, up to 1781L
  • High-strength roll-formed steel for a more durable bed floor
  • 12 total cargo tie-downs – rated up to 227Kgs per corner
  • Larger CornerStep footwells in rear bumper
  • Available improved rear and side task lighting
  • 230V electrical outlet in the bed EZ-Lift and Lower Tailgate is engineered to take the effort out of loading cargo and to keep the tailgate from slamming down