2015 GMC Sierra HD Boasts Owners’ Approval in J.D. Power APEAL Study

2015 GMC Sierra HD

2015 GMC Sierra HD

We aren’t the only ones saying the 2015 GMC Sierra HD is a good option for anyone looking for a large heavy duty pickup. Owners of the model agreed, placing the pickup at the top of its class in the 2015 J.D. Power APEAL Study.

The J.D. Power U.S. Automotive Performance, Execution and Layout Study scores many vehicles based on feedback from consumers after 90 days of ownership. Models are evaluated on a thorough survey examining 77 attributes and given a score of one to 1,000. The GMC Sierra HD earned the APEAL Study award for the Large Heavy Duty Pickup category.

“These and similar awards affirm that our customers recognize and appreciate the precision engineering, design and technology that go into every GMC,” said Duncan Aldred, US vice president for GMC. “Sierra HD trucks are engineered without compromise to deliver the capability, refinement and technology that inspire confidence with every task.”

The Sierra HD wasn’t the only standout vehicle in the study. The 2015 GMC Terrain earned runner up in the competitive class of compact SUVs.

For more information on what makes these vehicles so appealing to owners, stop by DeVoe Buick GMC.

The Sierra 3500HD is the Ultimate Heavy Duty Pickup

The 2015 GMC Sierra 3500HD took home top honors in the 1-ton diesel category the heavy-duty challenge by Cars.com, PickupTrucks.com, and Mrtruck.com. The Sierra beat out the Ford F-350 which is equipped with a Powerstroke diesel engine and the Ram 2500 which features a Cummins diesel.

Sierra 3500HD

2015 GMC Sierra 3500HD

The Sierra 3500HD showed off its impressive control while towing and its diesel exhaust brake which will help drivers when towing larger loads for long periods of time. The Sierra also offers an impressive 0-60 mph time and great fuel economy. All three trucks were put to 19 different tests which included a quarter mile track, fuel economy, and tough hill inclines. All tests were completed using monster trailers.

Auto enthusiasts from Cars.com, PickupTrucks.com, and Mrtruck.com also like that although the 3500HD’s primary function is work, the interior boasts impressive technologies and plush luxury. Evaluators noted the 8-inch navigation screen and its comfy interior feel.

In the end, the car enthusiasts ranked the heavy-duty pickups. The Sierra 3500 finished first, the Ram 3500 finished second, and the Ford F-350 rounded out the group in the third spot.

Get Ready for the Off-Road!

Get Ready for the Off Road!Have you heard about the 2015 Sierra All Terrain HD? This pickup packages extreme ruggedness with class and style together bringing you a truck that is ready for anything! We will begin to see the 2015 Sierra All Terrain HD at our dealership this fall, but we already know what to expect!

First, the Sierra All Terrain HD is powered by a 6.0-liter V8 gasoline engine, but you may opt up to a Duramax turbo-diesel instead. The exterior of the pickup commands attention with 18-inch six-spoke chrome cast-aluminum wheels, signature headlamps, a chrome grille, and special exterior graphics. It features plenty of off-road features including aluminum underbody shields, adjustable camper mirrors, an electronically controlled transfer case, Rancho twin-tube shocks, a skid plate, and hill descent control.

Not only is the exterior of the truck amazing, the interior packs plenty of features for your on- or off-road adventures. Interior conveniences include built-in 4G LTE WiFi hotspot, Siri Eyes Free for iPhone iOS 6  and iOS 7, and integrated cruise control.

The convenience features along with its outdoor capabilities make the 2015 Sierra All Terrain HD a great overall truck. This fall you can get ready for the off-road in an all-new Sierra from DeVoe Buick GMC!