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EXTERIOR

DESIGN THAT DOMINATES

The 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 is the peak of GMC design and capability. Impressive proportions, a tall stance and an unmistakable front end create a design that reflects the innovative technologies and powerful engines inside.

SLE & SLT EXTERIOR FEATURES

Chrome accents on SLE & SLT add class and distinction to Sierra’s exterior.

Purpose meets style with Sierra’s signature, C-shaped LED lighting and large, bold grille.

The CornerStep Rear Bumper helps make access to the cargo bed easier than ever.

Available world's first six-function MultiproTM Tailgate revolutionizes the way you access the cargo bed.

ELEVATED STYLE

Answer the call of adventure in a vehicle that looks and acts the part. Stand out with Sierra Elevation’s bold exterior styling, innovative features and Professional Grade capability.

  • Monochromatic exterior with black grille and body color surround
  • Vertical recovery hooks, standard on 2WD/4WD
  • 20" black wheels
  • Available GMC MultiPro Tailgate
  • LED cargo box lighting
  • Available X31 Off-Road package with integrated dual exhaust and all-terrain tires

SIERRA 1500 WHEELS

Each Sierra 1500 model comes equipped with an impressive set of standard and available head-turning wheels.


17" BRIGHT 6-SPOKE SILVER PAINTED ALUMINUM WHEELS
Standard on SLE.


18” MACHINED ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH DARK GRAY METALLIC ACCENTS
Standard on SLT.


20" POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEELS
Available on SLE & SLT.


20" GLOSS BLACK PAINTED ALUMINUM WHEELS
Standard on Elevation.


18" MACHINED ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH DARK GREY ACCENTS
Standard on AT4.


20" MACHINED ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH CARBON GREY METALLIC ACCENTS
Available on AT4


20" 6-SPOKE CARBON GREY PAINTED ALUMINUM
Available with AT4 CarbonPro Edition


22" MULTI-DIMENSIONAL POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEELS
Available with the Denali Ultimate Package


20" MULTI-DIMENSIONAL POLISHED ALUMINUM
Standard on Denali.

ACCESSORY WHEELS

Sierra 1500 offers an extensive selection of premium wheels to perfectly match your superior sense of style.


22" MULTI-SPOKE
POLISHED ALUMINUM WHEELS


22" BRIGHT CHROME WHEELS


22" 6-SPOKE
DARK SILVER ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH MACHINED ACCENTS


22" 6-SPOKE
LOW GLOSS BLACK WHEELS WITH MACHINED ACCENTS


22" INSERTS BLACK GLOSS WHEELS WITH CHROME ACCENTS


22" CARBON FLASH
METALLIC WHEELS


22” MULTI-SPOKE BRIGHT CHROME WHEELS


22” MULTI-SPOKE POLISHED WHEELS


22" ALUMINUM 5-SPLIT-SPOKE WHEEL IN HIGH GLOSS BLACK

22" MULTI-SPOKE POLISHED WHEELS

22" ALUMINUM 6-SPLIT-SPOKE WHEEL IN CHROME

22" 6-SPOKE DARK SILVER ALUMINUM WHEELS WITH MACHINED ACCENTS

22" 6-SPOKE LOW GLOSS BLACK WITH MACHINED ACCENTS

22" 6-SPLIT-SPOKE WHEEL IN BLACK WITH CHROME INSERTS

22” CARBON FLASH METALLIC WHEELS

22” MULTI-SPOKE CHROME WHEELS

22” MULTI-SPOKE POLISHED WHEELS

AT4’S RUGGED APPEARANCE

A high, confident stance, exclusive off-road tires and dark, distinguished details add boldness that’s backed by Sierra AT4’s high-caliber off-road capability.

2" FACTORY INSTALLED SUSPENSION LIFT

The factory-installed 2-inch suspension lift gives you the ground clearance you want when heading off-road, while Rancho® shock absorbers are off-road tuned to help smooth out rough terrain.

AVAILABLE CARBONPRO™ EDITION

Key Features:

  • Industry-first use of carbon-fiber composite in a pickup bed
  • World’s First Six-Function GMC MultiPro Tailgate
  • Accessory MultiPro Audio System by Kicker®
  • 3.0L Duramax® Turbo-Diesel engine with 10-speed automatic transmission or available 6.2L V8 Engine
  • Exclusive exterior appearances including black chrome grille surround, badging and black dual exhaust tips
  • Standard 18" machined aluminum wheels with Dark Grey accents and Goodyear Wrangler DuraTrac® tires
  • Available 20" 6-spoke Carbon Grey painted aluminum wheels with blackwall Goodyear Wrangler Territory tires
POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS

Bright, polished dual exhaust outlets are seamlessly integrated into Sierra’s rear bumper design, creating a sleek, sophisticated look that enhances its premium appearance. Standard on AT4 and Denali. Available on SLE, Elevation and SLT.

VERTICAL RED RECOVERY HOOKS

Sierra AT4’s vertical red Recovery Hooks add distinction to the front bumper and are perfect for pulling another vehicle out of a recovery situation.

EXCLUSIVE AT4 OFF-ROAD TIRES

GMC Sierra AT4 truck is equipped to leave pavement behind with aggressive, mud-terrain tires:

  • Available 18" mud-terrain Goodyear® Wrangler DuraTrac® tires
  • Available 20" mud-terrain Goodyear Wrangler Territory tires
DARK DISTINGUISHED ACCENTS

Black chrome finished grille insert, fog lamp surrounds, body color handles and bumpers complete AT4’s uniquely dark, rugged design.

STANDOUT DESIGN AND CAPABILITIES

DENALI’S STANDOUT DESIGN

Sierra Denali’s sharp proportions, mountainous stance and unmistakable front end create a premium look that reflects the innovative technology and powerful engines inside.

SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS
SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS
SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS
SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS
AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS
AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS
AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS
AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS
AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION
AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION
AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION
AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION

POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS
POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS
POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS
POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS
DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING
DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING
DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING
DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING

SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS

  • Signature Denali Grille insert finished in black chrome
  • Chrome vertical recovery hooks
  • Chrome door handles
  • Chrome mirror caps

SIGNATURE CHROME ACCENTS

  • Signature Denali Grille insert finished in black chrome
  • Chrome vertical recovery hooks
  • Chrome door handles
  • Chrome mirror caps

AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS

Sierra Denali’s available MultiPro Assist Steps give the powerful support needed for anyone to hop into this pick up.

AVAILABLE MULTIPRO ASSIST STEPS

Sierra Denali’s available MultiPro Assist Steps give the powerful support needed for anyone to hop into this pick up.

AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION

  • Industry-first use of carbon-fiber composite in a pickup bed
  • World’s First Six-Function GMC MultiPro Tailgate
  • Accessory MultiPro Audio System by Kicker®
  • 3.0L Duramax® Turbo-Diesel engine with 10-speed automatic transmission or available 6.2L V8 Engine 
  • First-in-class 15" diagonal Head-Up Display
  • First-in-class Rear Camera Mirror
  • 22" high-gloss black or bright chrome wheels
  • GMC MultiPro Power Steps

AVAILABLE DENALI CARBONPRO EDITION

  • Industry-first use of carbon-fiber composite in a pickup bed
  • World’s First Six-Function GMC MultiPro Tailgate
  • Accessory MultiPro Audio System by Kicker®
  • 3.0L Duramax® Turbo-Diesel engine with 10-speed automatic transmission or available 6.2L V8 Engine 
  • First-in-class 15" diagonal Head-Up Display
  • First-in-class Rear Camera Mirror
  • 22" high-gloss black or bright chrome wheels
  • GMC MultiPro Power Steps

POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS

Bright, polished dual exhaust outlets are seamlessly integrated into Sierra Denali’s rear bumper design, creating a sleek, sophisticated look that enhances its premium appearance. 

POLISHED DUAL EXHAUST OUTLETS

Bright, polished dual exhaust outlets are seamlessly integrated into Sierra Denali’s rear bumper design, creating a sleek, sophisticated look that enhances its premium appearance.

DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING

Purpose meets style with Sierra Denali’s signature, high-intensity LED headlamps with unique C-shaped lighting, LED taillamps and fog lamps. In addition, light blade technology helps create a premium look.

DENALI’S PREMIUM LIGHTING

Purpose meets style with Sierra Denali’s signature, high-intensity LED headlamps with unique C-shaped lighting, LED taillamps and fog lamps. In addition, light blade technology helps create a premium look.

AVAILABLE GMC MULTIPRO TAILGATE

The available GMC MultiPro Tailgate offers six distinct functions designed to help improve loading, unloading and accessing the cargo box. Available on SLE and Elevation. Standard on SLT, AT4 and Denali.

PRIMARY GATE

PRIMARY GATE

Open the primary gate using the key fob’s power release from inside the truck or from a button on the gate.

PRIMARY GATE LOAD STOP

PRIMARY GATE LOAD STOP

With the primary gate open, the load stop can help prevent items from sliding out of the bed.

EASY ACCESS

EASY ACCESS

The inner gate folds down for easy access when loading and unloading the bed.

FULL-WIDTH STEP

FULL-WIDTH STEP

After removing the conventional hitch, the inner gate folds into a large step for easy entry and exit from the bed (step holds up to 375 lbs).

INNER GATE LOAD STOP

INNER GATE LOAD STOP

The inner gate also includes a load stop to help prevent second-tier items from sliding out of the bed.

INNER GATE WITH WORK SURFACE

INNER GATE WITH WORK SURFACE

The opened inner gate provides a work surface as well as second-tier loading.

CARGO BED INNOVATIONS

AVAILABLE ACCESSORY MULTIPRO AUDIO SYSTEM BY KICKER®

Take your music outdoors while camping or tailgating with the MultiPro Tailgate integrated with the available accessory MultiPro Audio System by Kicker®. This 100-watt exterior audio system has full Bluetooth®† streaming capability and enough power to keep the party going – without leaving your Sierra running.

Visit GMC LIFE to learn more about the outstanding MultiPro Audio System by Kicker®.

Available on SLE, Elevation, SLT, AT4 and Denali. Standard on Denali and AT4 CarbonPro Editions.

HAUL LIKE YOU MEAN IT

  • High-strength roll-formed steel offers a more durable bed floor
  • Standard spray-on truck bedliner on AT4 and Denali delivers durability where it counts
  • More cargo bed volume than any competitor, from 62.9 to 89.1 cu. ft.
  • Up to 12 available tie-downs (500-lb. rating per corner)
  • Powerful LED Lighting

CORNERSTEP REAR BUMPER

In both corners of the rear bumper, large footwells, lined with an anti-slip texture and sized for large boots, help make access to the cargo bed easier than ever.

NEXT STEPS

  • To avoid the risk of injury, never use Recovery Hooks to tow a vehicle. For more information, see the Recovery Hooks section of your Owner's Manual.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Apple and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires compatible iPhone and data plan rates apply. Apple CarPlay is a trademark of Apple Inc. Siri, iPhone and Apple Music are trademarks of Apple Inc, registered in the U.S. and other countries.

  • Vehicle user interface is a product of Google™ and its terms and privacy statements apply. Requires the Android Auto app on Google Play and a compatible smartphone running Android™ 5.0 or higher. Data plan rates apply. Android Auto is a trademark of Google LLC.

  • Non-GM warranty. Limited warranty by KICKER®, 3 years/36,000 miles, whichever comes first. For more information, contact your dealer.

  • Read the vehicle’s Owner’s Manual for important feature limitations and information.

  • Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices. Map coverage available in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada.

  • Go to https://my.GMC.com/learnAbout/bluetooth to find out which phones are compatible with the vehicle. Full Bluetooth feature functionality varies by device, model, and software version.

  • Canyon’s 7700-lb rating requires 2WD Crew Cab model with available Duramax 2.8L I-4 Diesel 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.

  • 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.

  • Requires 4WD Double Cab with available 6.2L V8 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.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Regular Cab DRW Long Box 2WD model with available 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and gooseneck hitch. 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.

  • Seating for 9 requires SLE with front bench seat.

  • Requires available Duramax Diesel 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.

  • Requires 2WD Denali Short Box model with 5.3L V-8 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.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Crew Cab DRW Long Box 4WD model with available 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and fifth wheel or gooseneck hitch. 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 9,600-lb rating requires a 2500 or 3500 Regular wheelbase model with available 6.0L V8 engine and trailering equipment 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.

  • Savana Cargo’s 10,000-lb rating requires  the available 6.0L V8 engine and trailering equipment 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.

  • Savana Cutaway’s 8,940-lb rating requires a 4500 Series 159" Wheelbase model with available 6.0L V8 engine. 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.

  • 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.

  • Maximum Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR). When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

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

  • Requires 2WD Crew Cab DRW equipped with 6.6L Duramax Diesel and fifth-wheel or gooseneck hitch. 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.

  • Starting at price for base Sierra HD. 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.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Regular Cab DRW Long Box 2WD model with available 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and gooseneck hitch. 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • 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.

  • Available. Requires 2.0L Turbocharged gas engine.

  • Terrain's 3,500-lb rating requires available 2.0L Turbocharged gas engine and available trailering equipment. 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 available 3.6L V6 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.

  • Yukon’s 8,500-lb rating requires short wheelbase 2wd with 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine and HD 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.

  • Requires 2WD Denali Short Box model with 5.3L V-8 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 Cutaway’s 9,006-lb rating requires a 4500 Series 159" Wheelbase model with available 6.0L V8 engine. 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.

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