Denali
$27,208 - $32,031
Kelly Blue Book® Fair Market Range

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Kelly Blue Book® Fair Market Range
Drivers side profile with drivers side door open.
* Photo: 2012 GMC Sierra 2500HD SLE Trim image

Denali Key Features & Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value®
$27,208 - $32,031
New Fair Market Range
Crash Test Rating
Source NHTSA
MPG (up to)
City / HWY
Horsepower
360-397
Seats
2-6

Mechanical Features

  • Engine, Vortec 6.0L Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI E85-compatible FlexFuel capable of running on unleaded or up to 85% ethanol (360 hp [268.4 kW] @ 5400 rpm, 380 lb-ft of torque [513.0 N-m] @ 4200 rpm)
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode (Requires (L96) Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI engine.)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio
  • Suspension Package, Handling/Trailering, heavy-duty includes 35mm twin tube shock absorbers and 36mm front stabilizer bar
  • Pickup box, Wideside
  • GVWR, 9500 lbs. (4309 kg) (Requires (L96) Vortec 6.0L V8 SFI engine.)
  • Air cleaner, high-capacity
  • Transfer case, electronic shift with rotary dial controls (Requires 4WD models)
  • Differential, heavy-duty automatic locking rear
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Four wheel drive
  • Cooling, external engine oil cooler heavy-duty air-to-oil, integral to driver side of radiator tank
  • Cooling, auxiliary external transmission oil cooler heavy-duty air-to-oil
  • Battery, heavy-duty 600 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power
  • Alternator, 125 amps
  • Trailer brake controller, integrated
  • Frame, fully-boxed, hydroformed front section
  • Recovery hooks, front, Black
  • Trailering equipment, heavy-duty includes trailering hitch platform, 7-wire harness (harness includes wires for: park lamps, backup lamps, right turn, left turn, electric brake lead, battery and ground) with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector and instrument panel jumper wiring harness for electric trailer brake controller
  • Skid Plate Package includes front underbody shield starting behind front bumper and running to first cross-member, protecting front underbody, oil pan, differential case and transfer case, frame-mounted shields
  • Suspension, front independent, torsion bar
  • Suspension, rear 4+1 multi-leaf springs
  • Steering, power
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc
  • Exhaust aluminized stainless-steel muffler and tailpipe
  • Tools, mechanical jack and wheel wrench located in back of cab

Exterior Features

  • Wheels, 18" (45.7 cm) forged polished aluminum
  • Tires, LT265/70R18E all-season, blackwall (Includes (PYR) 18" (45.7 cm) forged polished aluminum wheels.)
  • Tire carrier, lockable outside spare, winch-type mounted under frame at rear
  • Tire carrier lock keyed cylinder lock that utilizes same key as ignition and door
  • LPO, Rear wheelhouse liner
  • Bumper, front body-color
  • Bumper, rear body-color, step-style with pad
  • Air dam, color-keyed
  • Moldings, body-color bodyside with chrome insert
  • Grille, chrome surround with chrome center, Denali-exclusive
  • Headlamps, dual halogen composite with automatic exterior lamp control and flash-to-pass feature
  • Lamps, dual cargo area lamps
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming body color, with integrated turn signal indicators and curb-tilt
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield and driver-and front passenger-side glass)
  • Wipers, front intermittent wet-arm with pulse washers
  • Door handles, chrome
  • Tailgate protection top of tailgate protection cap
  • Tailgate, locking
  • Tailgate, EZ-Lift

Entertainment Features

  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible 6-disc CD player USB port, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume, TheftLock, auxiliary input jack and 36 cross-band presets
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio (Not available with (UYS) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD/DVD player and navigation or (UE0) OnStar, delete. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)
  • Audio system feature, Bose premium speaker system with subwoofer in center console
  • Bluetooth for phone, personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system (Requires OnStar hardware (UE1), but subscription to OnStar services not required for operation.)

Interior Features

  • Seats, front bucket includes 12-way power driver and front passenger seat adjusters, 2-way power lumbar control, heated seat cushions and seatbacks, 2-position driver memory, adjustable outboard head restraints, floor console, dual inboard armrests and storage pockets
  • Seat trim, Perforated Nuance Leather-Appointed
  • Seats, heated and cooled seat cushion and seat back for driver and front passenger with 4-way lumbar
  • Seat adjuster, driver 12-way power
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 12-way power
  • Seat, rear 60/40 folding bench (folds up), 3-passenger, folding (includes child seat top tether anchor)
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel, adjustable with brake/transmission shift interlock, color-keyed
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped and color-keyed with theft-deterrent locking feature
  • Steering wheel, heated, leather-wrapped and color-keyed with theft-deterrent locking feature
  • Steering wheel controls mounted audio and Driver Information Center controls which provides access to enhanced Driver Information Center features and information
  • Console, floor with CD carrier, storage bin, rear cup holders and rear powerpoints
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting includes rear floor mats
  • Floor mats, color-keyed carpeted first and second row, removable
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer with trip odometer, fuel level, voltmeter, engine temperature, oil pressure and tachometer
  • Driver Information Center with odometer, trip odometer and message center (monitors numerous systems depending on vehicle equipment level including low fuel, turn signal "on", transmission temperature and oil change notification)
  • Warning tones headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver and passenger buckle up reminder and turn signal on
  • Windows, power with driver and front passenger Express-Down
  • Door locks, power
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed
  • Pedals, power-adjustable for accelerator and brake
  • Remote vehicle starter system includes Remote Keyless Entry with 2 transmitters, panic button and content theft alarm (Remote Keyless Entry does not lock/unlock tailgate.)
  • Universal Home Remote (Not included when (VYU) Snow Plow Prep Package is ordered.)
  • Air conditioning, dual-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and right-front passenger
  • Defogger, rear-window electric (Not available with (A48) power sliding rear window.)
  • Cup holders, in console and rear
  • Power outlets 2 auxiliary instrument panel-mounted with covers, 12-volt
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with rear camera display (Included and only available with (UVC) Rear Vision Camera when ordered with (UUN) or (UUJ) audio systems. Not included when (UYS) audio system with navigation, AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback.)
  • Headliner, Opal Gray-colored cloth with matching retainer moldings
  • Visors, driver and front passenger illuminated vanity mirrors padded with cloth trim, Opal-Gray-colored
  • Assist handles, front passenger and rear outboard
  • Lighting, interior with dome and reading lights, illuminated entry feature and blue backlit instrument panel switches
  • Coat hooks, driver- and passenger-side rear

Safety Features

  • StabiliTrak, stability control system with Proactive Roll Avoidance and traction control includes electronic trailer sway control and hill start assist
  • Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
  • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Air bags, head curtain side-impact front and rear outboard seating positions with rollover sensor (Head curtain side air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat outboard occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Air bags, seat-mounted side-impact, driver and right-front passenger for thorax and pelvic protection (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Automatic Crash Response
  • OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance including Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock (requires power locks), Turn-by-Turn Navigation with Destination Download (requires navigation radio) and OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling. (Also includes Stolen Vehicle Slowdown when (LML) Duramax 6.6L Turbo Diesel V8 engine is not ordered. Not available with a ship-to of Puerto Rico or the Virgin Islands. Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
  • Stolen Vehicle Assistance
  • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
  • Rear Parking Assist, Ultrasonic with audible warning
  • Rear Vision Camera (Note: images appear on Navigation screen for units equipped with (UYS) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD/DVD player and navigation. For units not equipped with Navigation systems images will appear within rearview mirror.)
  • Door locks, rear child security
  • Tire Pressure Monitor System (does not apply to spare tire)