2016 GMC Sierra 1500 2WD Double Cab 143.5" Specs

Starting MSRP
18 / 24 mpg
4.3 liter
Body Style
4.3 liter V6
Horsepower @ RPM
285 @ 5300
6-speed shiftable automatic
Rear wheel drive
Seating Capacity
Fuel Type
Flex-fuel (FFV)
Fuel Economy
20 mpg
18 mpg
24 mpg
Engine Type
Gas/Ethanol V6
Horsepower @ RPM
285 @ 5300
Torque @ RPM
305 @ 3900
6-speed shiftable automatic
Fuel Efficiency
Fuel Economy
20 mpg
18 mpg
24 mpg
Fuel Tank Capacity
26 gallons
Cruising Range
468 miles
624 miles
Seating Capacity
Leg Room
1st row:
45 inches
2nd row:
34 inches
Head Room
1st row:
42 inches
2nd row:
38 inches
Shoulder Room
1st row:
65 inches
2nd row:
65 inches
Hip Room
1st row:
60 inches
2nd row:
60 inches
Suspensions And Tires
Tire Size
Front Tire:
Rear Tire:
Spare Tire:
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Turining Diameter
Curb to Curb:
46 ft
143 inches
229.5 inches
73 inches
80 inches
Ground Clearance
8.5 inches
8 inches
8 inches
Weight And Trailering
Maximum Trailering Capacity
9,400 lbs
Safety Equipment
Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
Air bags, dual-stage frontal airbags for driver and front passenger, seat-mounted side-impact airbags for driver and front outboard passenger, and head-curtain airbags for front and rear outboard seating positions; includes right-front airbag Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
Tire Pressure Monitoring System (does not apply to spare tire)
Rear Vision Camera (+$200)
Safety belt assurance system
StabiliTrak, stability control system with Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control, includes electronic trailer sway control and hill start assist
Interior Colors And Materials
Dark Ash seats with Jet Black interior accents, Cloth seat trim
Dark Ash seats with Jet Black interior accents, Vinyl seat trim
Preferred Equipment Group
Includes Standard Equipment
Sierra Appearance Package
includes (RD7) 17" x 8" (43.2 cm x 20.3 cm) stainless steel clad wheels, (AKO) deep-tinted glass (Not available with (SXL) Elevation Edition.) Sierra Appearance Package Dress up your pickup with the Sierra Appearance Package that includes:<br /><ul> <li>17" stainless-steel clad wheels </li> <li>Deep-tinted glass </li></ul>
Sierra Convenience Package
includes (DL8) outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, (AQQ) Remote Keyless Entry, (UVC) Rear Vision Camera, (KI4) 110-volt AC power outlet, (A91) remote locking tailgate and (UF2) LED cargo box lighting; For Regular Cab also includes (A31) power windows (Not available with (SXL) Elevation Edition. If (ZW9) pickup box delete is ordered, (UF2) LED cargo box lighting and (UVC) Rear Vision Camera will not be included. Mirrors can be upgraded to (DPN) power camper mirrors.) (Not available for Fleet or Government order types.) Convenience Package The Sierra Convenience Package (Base model) includes:<br></br><ul> <li>Outside heated power-adjustable mirrors </li> <li>Rear Vision Camera </li> <li>Remote Keyless Entry </li> <li>Remote locking tailgate</li> <li>110-volt AC power outlet </li> <li>LED cargo box lighting under the bed rails </li> <li>Power windows on Regular Cab model </li></ul><p>SLE Convenience Package on Crew Cab&trade; and Double Cab includes:</p><ul> <li>Power-adjustable pedals </li> <li>Rear Park Assist </li> <li>Rear-window defogger </li> <li>Power sliding rear window </li></ul>
Sierra Fleet Convenience Package
includes (DL8) outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, (A91) remote locking tailgate and (AQQ) Remote Keyless Entry. For Regular Cab also includes (A31) power windows. (Not available with (SXL) Elevation Edition. (DL8) outside heated power-adjustable mirrors can be upgraded to (DPN) power camper mirrors. If (ZW9) pickup box delete is ordered (A91) remote locking tailgate will not be included.)
Elevation Edition
(NOT AVAILABLE AT START OF PRODUCTION) includes (NZQ) 20" x 9" Black-painted aluminum wheels, (QSS) P275/55R20 all-season, blackwall tires, (G80) locking differential, (DL8) outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, (DP6) body colored mirror caps, (TRB) body color accented grille surround, (AQQ) Remote Keyless Entry, (A91) remote locking tailgate, (AKO) deep tinted glass, (B86) bodyside, body color moldings, (KI4) 110-volt AC power outlet, (UF2) LED cargo box lighting, (IOB) 7" diagonal monochromatic display radio with IntelliLink, (UE1) OnStar, (VV4) OnStar 4G LTE Wi-Fi Hotspot, (UQ3) 6-speaker audio system, (B30) carpeted floor, (VB5) front body-color bumper, (VT5) rear body-color bumper with corner steps, (D75) body colored door handles, (T3U) LED front fog lamps and (V76) Black recovery hooks on 2WD model. Note: No changes or substitutions to the included (SXL) Elevation Edition equipment will be allowed other than a change to (RC7) P275/55R20 all-terrain, blackwall tires if so desired. Tires, (UVC) Rear Vision Camera, (Z82) trailering equipment and (U2L) XM Radio are select available options. (Requires Double Cab model and exterior color: (G1K) Stone Blue Metallic, (GXG) Iridium Metallic, (GAZ) Summit White or (GBA) Onyx Black. Not available with: (PCR) Fleet Convenience Package, (AZ3) front 40/20/40 split-bench seat, (BG9) graphite-colored rubberized-vinyl floor covering, (PCX) Chrome Appearance Package, (V22) chrome grille surround any Ship Thru code, any LPO wheels, (H2Q) vinyl bench seating or SEO (8F2) Ornamentation Delete.) Elevation Edition <p>The Elevation Edition includes:&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; </p><ul> <li>20" Black painted aluminum wheels with black center cap</li> <li>P275/55R20 all-season blackwall tires</li> <li>Monochromatic exterior appearance including: <ul> <li>Front and Rear body color bumpers</li> <li>Body color accent grille surround</li> <li>Body colored door handles</li> <li>Body colored mirror caps</li> <li>Body color body side moldings</li> </ul> </li> <li>7" diagonal color touch display radio with IntelliLink<sup>1</sup></li> <li>Apple<sup>TM</sup> CarPlay<sup>2</sup> and Android<sup>TM</sup> Auto<sup>3</sup> compatibility</li> <li>OnStar with 4G LTE WiFi&nbsp;hotspot<sup>4</sup></li> <li>LED front fog lamps</li> <li>Remote Keyless Entry</li> <li>Remote locking tailgate </li> <li>Outside heated power-adjustable mirrors</li> <li>110-volt AC power outlet</li> <li>LED cargo box lighting</li> <li>Locking rear differential</li> <li>Deep tinted glass </li> <li>Carpet with rubberized vinyl floor mats</li> <li>Black recovery hooks on 2WD model</li> <li>Requires exterior color: Onyx Black, Iridium Metallic, Stone Blue Metallic, Summit White</li></ul>
LPO, GMC Interior Protection Package
includes (VAV) all-weather floor mats, LPO and (VBR) rubber bed mat, LPO, (dealer-installed) (Requires (B30) color-keyed carpeting. Not available with (CGN) spray-on bed liner or (VZX) bed liner, LPO.) GMC Interior Protection Package Includes the following options:<ul> <li>All-weather floor mats </li> <li>Rubber bed mat </li></ul>
Trailering equipment
includes trailer hitch, 7-pin and 4-pin connectors Trailering Package Trailering Package includes:<ul> <li>Trailering hitch platform and 2" receiver </li> <li>7-wire harness with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector to hook up parking lamps, backup lamps, right and left turn signals, an electric brake lead, battery and a ground </li> <li>Automatic locking rear differential </li></ul><p>Standard on SLT models. Included on SLE models with&nbsp;All-Terrain Package, Max Trailering Pacage, Texas SLE Value Package and SLE Value Package.</p>
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
3 Years/36,000 Miles
5 Years/60,000 Miles
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles:
3 Years/36,000 Miles:
6 Years/100,000 Miles:
Roadside Assistance
5 Years/60,000 Miles:
Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
2 Years/24,000 Miles