’09 Price Range
’08 Price Range
WT, 1LT, 2LT, LTZ regular-, extended- and crew-cab pickup
4.3L V-6; 4.8L V-8; 5.3L V-8; 6.0L V-8; 6.2L V-8
Pontiac, MI; Fort Wayne, IN; Oshawa, ON, Canada; Silao, Mexico
What’s New for ’09
- A new E85-compatible 6.2L V-8 with variable-valve timing is optional for crew-cab models.
- A new 6-speed automatic transmission is featured on models equipped with the 5.3L, 6.0L and 6.2L V-8 engines, increasing fuel economy and reducing interior noise.
- A “2-Mode” hybrid variant, which GM says increases city fuel economy by 40% and overall efficiency by 20%, and boasts a towing capacity of 6,100 lbs. (2,767 kg) joins the lineup.
- The OnStar system now features optional Bluetooth hands-free cell-phone connectivity, and can download and provide turn-by-turn driving directions.
- A new, real-time traffic information system is available on models equipped with XM satellite radio.
- A backup-assist camera is available on extended- and crew-cab models.
- New chrome-clad 18- and 20-in. wheels are available, along with 2 new exterior colors.