Take a Closer Look At the Performance and Towing Specs for the 2024 Sierra HD

A photo of the 2024 GMC Sierra HD towing a trailer.

2024 GMC Sierra HD Performance & Towing Specs

There aren’t many automotive industry segments that are more competitive than heavy-duty pickup trucks. The GMC Sierra HD family has long set the standard for the rest of the competition for years — a trend continuing for the 2024 model year. Gord Anderson GM customers interested in the 2024 GMC Sierra HD will find 2500 and 3500 models well-equipped for towing, The latest versions of the trucks has been praised by online experts for offering a broad range of powertrains, work-ready features and available luxury iterations. Follow along with Gord Anderson GM while we take a closer look.

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2024 Sierra HD Engine Options

Gord Anderson GM customers taking either 2024 Sierra HD version home will have two engine options to choose from. The primary engine option is a naturally aspirated 6.6-litre V-8 engine making 401 horsepower and 464 pound-feet of torque. A turbocharged 6.6-litre V-8 diesel engine is also available, producing 470 horsepower and 975 pound-feet of torque.

Both engines will be attached to a 10-speed automatic Allison transmission.

Max Towing Capacity

Heavy-duty trucks are built for towing. Few, if any, do it better than the 2024 Sierra HD lineup. Buyers choosing the 2500 model will have a maximum of 10,010 kg, and those taking the 3500 home can pull up to 16,329 kg. The exact maximum towing capacity offered by a 2024 GMC Sierra HD truck will depend on how the truck is outfitted with the different available cab styles and available gear ratios.

HD Trailering Systems

In addition to being mechanically equipped to be a class leader in towing, the 2024 GMC Sierra HD family is equipped with some of the best support features to make towing safer and easier. These professional grade towing systems include:

  • Trailer Tire Pressure & Temperature Monitoring
  • Trailer Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Diesel Exhaust Brake
  • Adaptive Cruise Control with Trailering Trailer Sway Control
  • Trailer Length Indicator
  • Trailer Brake Controller
  • Trailer Angle Indicator with Jack-Knife Alert
  • Gross Combined Weight (GCW) Alert
  • Trailer Light Test
  • Trailer Theft Detection
  • Smart Trailer Integration
  • Maintenance Reminders
  • Auto Electric Parking Brake
  • Create and Customize Trailer Profiles
  • Tow/Haul Mode Reminder
  • Predeparture Checklists
  • Available myGMC Mobile App
  • Tow/Haul Mode

If you would like to learn more about how the 2024 GMC Sierra HD can work for you, make an appointment with a Gord Anderson GM product expert today.