2021 GMC Sierra 1500 Diesel
MSRP range: $55,900 Price range reflects Base MSRP for various trim levels, not including options or fees.
2021 GMC Sierra 1500 videos
Drag Race! Ford F-150 vs. Ram 1500 vs. GMC Sierra | Racing Pickup Trucks! | 0-60 Performance & More
NOTE: This video is about the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500, but since the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 is part of the same generation, our earlier analysis still applies.
In this drag race, we take three popular pickup trucks to the racetrack to find out which one is the fastest. These full-size pickups are three of the most powerful around, obviously excluding the off-road-specialized Ram TRX. Can the F-150 PowerBoost with its hybrid engine outrace… the gas-powered Sierra and Ram 1500? Which truck has the best 0-60 time? Are the results the same in 2WD and 4WD? Elana Scherr, John Adolph and Ryan ZumMallen answer these questions and more in this exciting pickup-truck drag race.
Is the GMC Sierra 1500 a good car?
The Edmunds experts tested the 2021 Sierra 1500 both on the road and at the track, giving it a 7.4 out of 10. And then there's safety and reliability. Edmunds has all the latest NHTSA and IIHS crash-test scores, plus industry-leading expert and consumer reviews to help you understand what it's like to own and maintain a GMC Sierra 1500. Learn more
What's new in the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500?
According to Edmunds’ car experts, here’s what’s new for the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500:
- Double-cab configuration no longer available on SLT and AT4 trims
- Apple CarPlay and Android Auto now offer wireless connectivity
- Part of the fourth Sierra 1500 generation introduced for 2019
Is the GMC Sierra 1500 reliable?
To determine whether the GMC Sierra 1500 is reliable, read Edmunds' authentic consumer reviews, which come from real owners and reveal what it's like to live with the Sierra 1500. Look for specific complaints that keep popping up in the reviews, and be sure to compare the Sierra 1500's average consumer rating to that of competing vehicles. Learn more
Is the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 a good car?
There's a lot to consider if you're wondering whether the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 is a good car. Edmunds' expert testing team reviewed the 2021 Sierra 1500 and gave it a 7.4 out of 10. Safety scores, fuel economy, cargo capacity and feature availability should all be factors in determining whether the 2021 Sierra 1500 is a good car for you. Learn more
How much should I pay for a 2021 GMC Sierra 1500?
The least-expensive 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 is the 2021 GMC Sierra 1500 AT4 4dr Crew Cab 4WD 6.6 ft. SB (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 10A). Including destination charge, it arrives with a Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP) of about $55,900.
Other versions include:
- AT4 4dr Crew Cab 4WD 6.6 ft. SB (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 10A) which starts at $55,900
What are the different models of GMC Sierra 1500?
If you're interested in the GMC Sierra 1500, the next question is, which Sierra 1500 model is right for you? Sierra 1500 variants include AT4 4dr Crew Cab 4WD 6.6 ft. SB (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 10A). For a full list of Sierra 1500 models, check out Edmunds’ Features & Specs page. Learn more