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If you want all the trimmings on your heavy-duty pickup truck plate, you’ll drive the 2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali. This fully-loaded trim brings everything to the table, giving you the qualities and features you desire. When you park this truck after a long day, you’ll feel just as satisfied as you do after a Thanksgiving feast.

What does the 2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali bring to your drive?

A Black 2023 GMC Sierra 3500HD Denali posed by the sunset
2023 GMC Sierra 3500HD Denali | GMC

GMC packs this truck with everything you can think of while offering options that help you have your desired ride. The standard equipment for the Sierra 2500 HD truck includes:

  • 20-inch aluminum wheels
  • 36-gallon fuel tank
  • Interior colors include Dark Walnut, Dark Ash Gray, Forge, and Jet Black
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Premium Bose sound system
  • Satellite radio
  • Smart device integration
  • Wi-Fi hotspot
  • Optional moonroof
  • Optional head-up display
  • Navigation system
  • Steering wheel audio controls
  • Power mirrors
  • Heated and cooled front seats
  • Heated rear seats
  • Steering wheel with heat built-in
  • Keyless entry
  • Multi-zone automatic climate controls
  • Power front seats
  • Memory seat settings
  • Universal garage door opener
  • Push-button starting
  • Telematics
  • Rearview camera
  • Rear cross-traffic alert
  • Rear parking assist
  • Blind-spot monitoring
  • Lane departure warning
  • Tire pressure monitoring
  • Stability control
  • Traction control

Aren’t we going fully loaded? What are the upgrades for the Sierra HD Denali?

When you want to add on to your heavy-duty truck and give it all the bells and whistles possible, you’ve got a few packages offered for the 2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali. Some of these packages are:

  • Denali Black Diamon Edition Package – $3,045
  • Denali Ultimate Package – $2,270
  • Heavy-Duty Front Spring/Camper Package – $45
  • Cargo Convenience Package – $575
  • Denali Illumination Package – $995
  • GMC Protection Package – $395
  • Hitch Package – $325
  • Snow Plow Prep/Camper Package – $150
  • Technology Package – $1,275

Is there a Duramax diesel engine option for this heavy-duty GMC truck?

Black 2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali at  Job Site
2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali | GMC

Yes, a 6.6-liter Duramax turbocharged diesel V8 engine plus Allison 10-speed automatic transmission is available for an additional $9,750. This powertrain upgrade takes you from the 401 horsepower and 464 lb-ft of torque for the gasoline V8 to a much higher power level.

The Duramax V8 powertrain delivers 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft of torque, which is good for 36,000 pounds of towing and 6,523 pounds of payload with the 5th wheel hitch installed. Incidentally, the gas V8 has a maximum tow rating of 17,200 pounds and a payload capacity of 7,442 pounds in the Sierra 3500HD.

How much will this fully-loaded GMC Sierra HD cost?

Cabin Area 2023 GMC Sierra HD
Cabin Area 2023 GMC Sierra HD | GMC

Let’s add it up and see what the numbers are:

  • 2023 GMC Sierra 3500HD Denali – $70,600
  • Denali Black Diamond Edition Package – $3,045
  • Itch Package – $325
  • Duramax Diesel Engine – $9,750

The grand total for this fully-loaded heavy-duty truck is $83,720.

Is the fully-loaded Sierra 3500HD right for you?

When you need the massive towing capability, an uncompromising truck, and you want all of the possible features a truck has to offer, yes, this heavy-duty truck is right for you. On the other hand, if you’re never going over 15,000 pounds of towing and won’t use the gooseneck trailer hitch, you can save some money and still have the 2023 GMC Sierra HD Denali; just not one that’s quite so expensive.

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