GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition off-road pickup introduced

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General Motors has shown its most off-road pickup. A new modification will soon appear in the GMC Sierra 1500 – the basis for the truck with the AT4X package, and American Expedition Vehicles (AEV) will add their improvements. This special edition will be equipped with a power package, original wheels with an outer diameter of 33 inches, high-strength steel underbody protection, and dark decoration. The name of the pickup truck will be GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition.

The GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition can be distinguished from the regularly updated pickup with the AT4X package by steel black bumpers, the original grille, a winch mount in the center, 18-inch anthracite wheels, and “mud” tires Goodyear Wrangler Territory MT.

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GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition

After the upgrade, the pickup’s ground clearance increased by ten millimeters to 284 millimeters, and the angle of approach increased 27 percent to 32.5 degrees. Exit and ramp angles also improved slightly (to 23.4 and 23 degrees, respectively). Another feature of the Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition is the factory anti-chrome.

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GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition

The technical filling of the pickup remained unchanged. Under the hood is an atmospheric 6.2-liter gasoline V8 that develops 426 horsepower and 623 Nm of torque; traction is transmitted through a 10-speed automatic transmission, there is all-wheel drive with a downshift, electronically controlled inter wheel differentials, Multimatic shock absorbers, and a Terrain ride mode that allows you to drive the pickup in one pedal.

The GMC Sierra 1500 AT4X AEV Edition will go on sale in the fall, prices have not yet been announced, but the novelty will be more expensive than the original AT4X model, which costs from $67,000. Until the debut of the Chevrolet Silverado ZR2 Bison extreme truck, the novelty will remain General Motors’ most off-road capable pickup.