(4.8) 6 reviews
MSRP: $1,972$11,472
Body Style: Truck
Combined MPG: N/A
Engine: 300-hp, 6.0-liter V-8 (regular gas)
Drivetrain: 4x2
Towing Capacity: 10,300 lbs.
2001 GMC Sierra 1500

Our Take on the 2001 GMC Sierra 1500

Our Take

GMC tries to add more pizazz to its light-duty Sierra lineup with the C3, an extended cab with a 325-horsepower 6.0-liter V-8 engine, permanently engaged four-wheel drive, a monotone exterior and unique front styling. The C3 has a leather interior, a six-CD changer, rear-seat audio controls and ... Read Full Report

4 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up.


It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.