For the next few days, GM Authority will be driving this 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X. The GMC Sierra AT4X is a new off-road trim level introduced with the latest 2022-model-year refresh for the light-duty Sierra 1500, offering even more capability in the rough stuff than the “regular” GMC Sierra AT4.
Production of the refreshed 2022 GMC Sierra 1500 takes place at the GM Silao plant in Mexico and at the GM Fort Wayne plant in Indiana. Under the hood, the AT4X features the naturally aspirated 6.2L V8 L87 gasoline engine as standard, which is rated at 420 horsepower and 460 pound-feet of torque. Harnessing the muscle is the GM 10-speed automatic transmission, with upgraded front and rear e-locking differentials working to put it all to the ground.
Other notable equipment include a two-speed Autotrac transfer case, off-road suspension with Multimatic DSSV dampers, and protective skid plates, all of which is equipped as standard for the 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X. Also equipped as standard are 18-inch painted gloss black aluminum wheels, which are wrapped in mud terrain tires.
As for this particular 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X, optional extras include upgraded rocker protection, priced at $1,150, as well as premium Cayenne Red Tintcoat paint, priced at $645.
Moving into the Obsidian Rush cabin, the 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X features a 13.4-inch diagonal color touchscreen with Google built-in compatibility, as well as wireless Android Auto and Apple CarPlay compatibility, and wireless device charging. Tunes are pumped through a 12-speaker Bose stereo, while behind the steering wheel is a 12.3-inch diagonal digital driver information center and 15-inch diagonal head up display.
Onboard safety and security systems include Automatic Emergency Braking, Forward Collision Alert, Front Pedestrian Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Front and Rear Park Assist, Rear Cross Traffic Braking, Rear Pedestrian Alert, and the Safety Alert Seat.
As for comfort goodies, there’s full grain leather seating, 16-way power front massage seats, heated front and rear outer seats, and ventilated front seats, as well as a heated, leather-wrapped steering wheel.
Notably, this particular model originally had an MSRP of $74,995, but due to recent pricing changes, the truck now has an MSRP of $78,295.
So, with that covered, we want to ask – is there anything that you want to know about the 2022 GMC Sierra AT4X? Post your questions in comments, and we’ll reply as soon as possible.
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