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Whether it’s a chance to meet the people who help create and build professional-grade trucks and SUVs, keeping tabs on the latest news and vehicle introductions, or learning more on how to leverage the features and advanced technologies available on a vehicle, you’ll find it here on GMC Life.


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When you drive your GMC, you should expect nothing less than Professional Grade. You live to a higher standard, so why risk taking your GMC anywhere but to the experts who know it better than anyone?

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OnStar Crisis Assist services gives GMC owners with active OnStar service a means to facilitate emergency assistance and other resources in the event of adverse weather or other emergency situations.

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The new myGMC Skill for Alexa allows you to remotely connect to your GMC truck or SUV using only your voice, and remotely start or stop your vehicle’s engine, or remotely lock or unlock your vehicle’s doors.

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If your GMC truck or SUV is equipped with available memory seat functionality, you can quickly recall your favorite driver’s seat position – and, if equipped, power mirror settings and power tilt/telescoping steering column settings.

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Brakes play a crucial role in your GMC’s performance, especially when it comes to control. Over time and use, brake components will wear and require servicing. Learn more about what symptoms may signal your vehicle is due for brake maintenance at a GMC Certified Service location.

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My son – who recently earned his learner’s permit – practiced some driving skills under my supervision in our 2018 Sierra Denali. Hoping he remembered everything from his driver’s education class – and everything I repeated to him on a near-daily basis – we set off to a large, near-empty parking lot nearby to practice basic skills and perfect his parking. Thanks to a number of safety features available on the Sierra Denali, my level of anxiety decreased.

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My GMC Rewards aims to further increase the satisfaction in owning a GMC.  We’ve designed the program to reward GMC owners as they utilize services that help you use and enjoy a GMC vehicle to its fullest potential. Taking your vehicle in for routine paid maintenance or planning on adding a data pass for the in-car 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, for instance? Both instances – and many others – are eligible for earning points within My GMC Rewards.

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No two roads or situations are exactly alike. That’s where the 2019 GMC Sierra’s new Traction Select system, which is standard on all 2019 Sierras, comes into play. With a quick twist of the wrist, drivers can quickly optimize their truck for the situation at hand.

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The GMC Yukon and Yukon XL full-size SUVs are already renowned for premium appointments, handsome design, and formidable strength, but the new 2019 Yukon Graphite and Graphite Performance editions, which go on sale in late summer 2018, infuse a bold new appearance and attitude into the Yukon lineup.

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Expecting your latest purchases from Amazon to arrive any day now, but don’t want your parcels delivered to your front porch while you’re away from home? If you’re a GMC owner, you may have a new, unique, convenient, and secure delivery option at your disposal: Amazon Key In-Car Delivery.

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Summer is road trip season. Make sure your GMC truck or SUV is ready with these helpful tips. Prep your ride, then hit the road.

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Read about the ease and efficiency with which DIY expert Allison Fannin was able to go about accomplishing her full and taxing schedule thanks to the versatility and connectivity found in the GMC Terrain SLT SUV.

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Striking design. Smart capability. Strong performance. The same qualities you value in your professional-grade active gear are exactly what set the Next Generation 2019 GMC Sierra Elevation apart from other full-size pickup trucks.

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Decades ago, headlamps and tail lamps were usually simple, fixed forms that vehicle shapes had to be designed around. Today, they’re an integral part of the initial design process for a GMC truck or SUV, and play a significant role in shaping the distinctive and refined appearance expected of a GMC.

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Your GMC’s engine needs to breathe clean air in order to deliver optimized performance for the road ahead. Learn why maintaining your vehicle’s air filter is crucial to ensuring your GMC continues to deliver professional grade performance.

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Proper tire pressures are a key element in ensuring your vehicle operates and handles properly. Learn how your GMC’s Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS) can keep you informed of tire pressures and alert you when maintenance may be needed.

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Austin, you know it better than any other city in Texas. To truly take in the finer things in life, you need to take it all in firsthand.
The same goes for GMC’s range of professional grade pickup trucks and SUVs. The best way to truly see how our vehicles are designed, engineered, and built to a higher standard, is to experience them in person at the 2018 Austin Auto Show.

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Marking the introduction of GMC’s new AT4 sub-brand, the Sierra AT4 is purpose-built to deliver unique style, advanced technologies, and off-road capability, making it a premium-grade full-size pickup that’s perfectly at home on the open road or off the beaten path.   

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Adding the right, coordinated elements to any well-tailored ensemble can improve upon even an already striking appearance. That especially holds true in the world of automotive design – and it’s certainly true with the new GMC Terrain and Acadia Black Editions, which arrive at GMC dealers nationwide in Summer 2018.

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All-new from grille to gate, the Next Generation Sierra full-size pickup will offer unprecedented levels of presence, purpose, and power – all traits best exemplified by the 2019 GMC Sierra Denali.

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Discover how the Next Generation 2019 Sierra light-duty truck offers a suite of new features and technologies designed to take the guesswork  out of trailering, like the new ProGrade Trailering System and the new Trailering App.

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The research process can be intimidating for many shoppers looking to purchase a new truck, crossover, or SUV. Allison Fannin breaks down her experience researching and purchasing a new GMC Sierra pickup truck and the ease with which she was able to access all the information she needed.

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With the right blend of smart capability, convenience, and connectivity, the Sierra 1500 can make a great vehicle for a trip, be it for a day, a weekend getaway, or something longer. Learn how you can leverage Sierra 1500’s refined capability for your next day trip in this interactive video.

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When it comes to managing your busy life, versatility is key. Fortunately, the GMC Acadia is a very flexible SUV. With seating for up to seven passengers and an adaptable cargo area, Acadia delivers the capacity you need, along with the style and refinement you expect of a GMC.

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The GMC Acadia All Terrain can help you stray from the beaten path while remaining confident and connected. Learn more about how this family-friendly SUV provides premium amenities and professional-grade capability that can deliver both on- and off-road.

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The food; the people; the perfect weather; it’s hard not to look forward to tailgating every season. Allison Fannin shares how her family’s GMC Sierra Denali has transformed her tailgating experiences, thanks to its comfort, convenience, and connectivity.

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With massive conceptual off-road tracks, the Sierra Denali All Mountain concept is ready for any sort of terrain – including the slopes at Vail.

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DESIGN

GMC ALL TERRAIN: CAPABILITY MEETS CONTEMPORARY STYLE

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From Acadia to Sierra HD, the unique line of GMC All Terrain trucks and SUVs combine a unique, athletic look and feel with capability to match.

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SUVS

INTRODUCING THE ALL-NEW 2018 GMC TERRAIN

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With stunning design and a premium interior, along with efficient powertrains and cutting-edge technology, the reinvented 2018 GMC Terrain sets a new standard for the premium small SUV segment- and for GMC itself.

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TECHNOLOGY

CONNECT TO YOUR GMC’S BUILT-IN 4G WI-FI HOTSPOT

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A 4G connection and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot is available on most GMC trucks, SUVs, crossovers, and vans. Staying connected while on the go is as easy as this simple walkthrough shows.

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  • The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See your GMC dealer for details. Click here to see all GMC destination freight charges.

  • The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See your GMC dealer for details. Click here to see all GMC destination freight charges. Bed/Roof-Mounted Bicycle Carriers shown. Requires crossbars or Thule Rack Solution. Non-GM warranty. Warranty by Thule®. See dealer for more information.

  • Canyon’s 7000-lb rating requires available trailering package and 3.6L V-6 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Sierra's 12,500-lb rating requires Sierra Double Cab or Crew Cab Short box 2wd with 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine and NHT Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming properly equipped vehicle, plus driver and one passenger. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See dealer for details.

  • Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires Crew Cab with available 6.2L V-8 and Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Sierra Denali's 9,300-lb rating requires 2wd. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming properly equipped vehicle, plus driver and one passenger. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See dealer for details.

  • These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Savana Cargo's 10,000-lb rating requires 6.0L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Passenger's 10,000-lb rating requires 2500 Wheel Base with 6.0L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR). When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle and trailer combination, including the weight of driver, passengers, fuel, optional equipment and cargo in the vehicle and trailer.

  • When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

  • Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR). When properly equipped, includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

  • When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

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