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The GMC Sierra Denali has been the top name in luxury trucks for many years. GMC has now taken things farther with the Denali Ultimate trim. With other pickups bringing top-end models to the market, GMC needed to find a way to stay ahead with the Sierra 1500. The Denali Ultimate is the most luxurious GMC truck you can buy.

What are some distinguishing features of the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate truck?

GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate and AT4X posed with a mountain backdrop
GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate and AT4X | GMC

GMC offers incredibly stylish looks at this trim with unique “Vader Chrome” trim and Alpine Umber leather upholstery. This model is also the only GMC Sierra that comes standard with Super Cruise, a feature that allows you to drive on mapped highways with your hands off the steering wheel.

What is the Sierra Denali Ultimate package?

GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate sitting next to a home
GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate | GMC

This version of the GMC Sierra only comes in a Crew Cab build and it’s packed with amazing features. Those features include:

  • 22-inch Vader Chrome wheels
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Premium sound system
  • Satellite Radio
  • Smart device integration
    • Apple CarPlay
    • Android Auto
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Leather upholstery
  • Leather steering wheel
  • Sun/moonroof
  • Head-up display
  • Steering wheel audio control
  • Power mirrors
  • Multi-zone automatic climate controls
  • Adaptive cruise control
  • Heated and cooled massaging front seats
  • Heated steering wheel
  • Keyless entry
  • Heated rear seats
  • Power driver’s seat
  • Power passenger seat
  • Remote engine starting
  • Memory settings for the front seats
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Push-button starting
  • Telematics
  • Rearview camera
  • Rear cross-traffic alerts
  • Rear parking aids
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Lane-departure warning
  • Lane keep assist

The GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate is a fully-packed half-ton truck with everything you could ask for in a luxurious truck.

Are there any options packages for this GMC truck?

This black 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali is an impressive and luxurious truck
2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali | GMC

Yes, there is one options package. If you’re looking for more cargo configurations in the cabin, you’ll want to add the Cargo Convenience Package for $550. This package includes:

  • Console-mounted safe
  • Rear under seat storage

Which powertrain does the Denali Ultimate Sierra use?

Sitting at the top of the GMC Sierra 1500 hierarchy, this truck uses the top powertrain. This gives you a 6.2-liter V8 engine mated to a 10-speed automatic transmission. With this powertrain, you’ll have 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. Towing maxes out at 8,900 pounds, which is more than enough to pull a boat to the lake.

What colors does the Denali Ultimate come in?

2023 GMC Denali Ultimate Interior
2023 GMC Denali Ultimate Interior | GMC

There are five color options for the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate. These colors are:

  • Onyx Black
  • Pacific Blue Metallic
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Titanium Rush Metallic
  • White Frost Tintcoat

How much is the Denali Ultimate package?

You’ll have to part with $80,500 to purchase this fully-loaded 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 pickup truck. While this might sound like a steep price for a pickup truck, this GMC truck is packaged with everything you could want in your truck.

Should you buy the 2023 GMC Sierra 1500 Denali Ultimate?

If you’re shopping for the top trims of the half-ton pickup trucks, the GMC Sierra is an excellent option. This truck brings you some unique luxury features that put this truck over the top.

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