Normal Motors’ GMC truck model has supplied a primary have a look at the all-electric model of its Sierra full-size pickup, with a full reveal of the design to come back in 2022 and an anticipated market arrival in 2023.
The electrical GMC Sierra will share its Hummer EV–derived “structural sandwich” underpinnings with the Chevrolet Silverado EV. However GMC is hinting that its model may not be an reasonably priced, fleet-focused “high-volume entry,” as CEO Mary Barra earlier this 12 months described the Silverado EV, or Silverado E, as it has been known as.
The electrical Sierra will launch solely in luxurious Denali guise.
“We now have a chance to evolve Sierra’s capabilities and applied sciences, as afforded by transitioning to an all-electric propulsion whereas additionally elevating the luxurious design and luxury related to Denali,” stated GMC VP Duncan Aldred.
GMC Electrical Sierra Denali teaser
In an earlier teaser video (posted under), GMC teases a distinct entrance finish and distinctive lighting for the electrical truck—with a glance that fairly carefully echoes design themes and particulars used within the Hummer EV. Chevy has already teased a glass roof and four-wheel steering for the Silverado EV, which is because of be proven at CES in January. It is also teased a 400-mile vary for some variations; though the Sierra EV may pile on extra luxurious options it’s more likely to strategy that quantity.
Timing hasn’t but been confirmed, however GMC is together with some hints. It says that the electrical Sierra might be GMC’s third EV, after the 2022 Hummer EV pickup (SUT) and the 2024 Hummer EV SUV. Whereas the SUT goes into manufacturing now, the SUV is due for manufacturing in early 2023—maybe placing the Sierra into manufacturing by mid-2023, simply behind the electrical Silverado’s early 2023 timeline.
The electrical Sierra might be produced at GM’s Hamtramck, Michigan meeting plant that is been renamed Manufacturing facility Zero.