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2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD Base Crew Cab LB
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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
MSRP
$39,000
Invoice
$36,660
Average Price Paid
$36,430
49 listings nationwide

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2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
MSRP
$55,700
Invoice
$51,801
Average Price Paid
$51,524
5 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
Fair Price
$37,257
Good Price
$35,744
Great Price
$34,879
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
Fair Price
$52,869
Good Price
$50,511
Great Price
$49,163

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$44,045
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$58,947

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
Andrew Newton Preview:

Based on the Silverado HD, the 2018 Sierra 2500HD ups the ante in terms of luxury, style, and price. The Sierra lineup got a full redesign in 2017, so changes for 2018 are minimal but ...

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
William Maley Preview:

For some people, the standard full-size pickup truck doesn’t cut it. They need something capable of pulling heavy machinery or a large horse trailer. For them, a heavy-duty pickup like...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD SLT Crew Cab SB 4WD worse.
"color & wheels"
Back Seats Ranked 2015 GMC Sierra 2500HD SLT Crew Cab SB 4WD worse.
"better"
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
writes:
Would Buy Ranked 2018 Ford F-250 Super Duty King Ranch Crew Cab 4WD worse.
"Silverado diesel is far and above for power and quality ... drove the f250 and the 2500 diesels.... bought the silverado.."

Specs

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X2
4X2
4X2
4X2
4X2
Fuel Economy, City -- --
Fuel Economy, Highway -- --
Fuel Tank Volume 36 gal 36 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Compressed Natural Gas
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Biodiesel
Biodiesel
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
360 hp @ 5,400 RPM
360 hp @ 5,400 RPM
--
--
360 hp @ 5,400 RPM
Torque
380 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
380 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
--
--
380 lb-ft @ 4,200 RPM
Cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
8 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.6:1
9.6:1
16:1
16:1
9.6:1
Displacement
6,000 cc
6,000 cc
6,600 cc
6,600 cc
6,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
4 in x 3.62 in
4 in x 3.62 in
4.06 in x 3.9 in
4.06 in x 3.9 in
4 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player -- Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats -- Standard
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 6 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45.3 in 45.3 in
Back Legroom 40.9 in 40.9 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 3,141 lbs 3,233 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 14,300 lbs 13,000 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 14,800 lbs 15,400 lbs
Exterior
Length 258.4 in 239.5 in
Width 80.5 in 80.5 in
Height 78 in 78.3 in
Wheelbase 167.7 in 153.7 in
Bed Length 97.8 in 78.9 in

Available Options

2018 GMC Sierra 2500HD
Base Crew Cab LB

Exterior Colors

  • Cardinal Red
  • Dark Slate Metallic
  • Deep Mahogany Metallic
  • Onyx Black
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Stone Blue Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Soft Folding Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Hard Tri-Folding
  • LPO, Vinyl Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8, B20-Diesel Compatible
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 4" Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Step, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Black Tubular Assist Steps, 4" Round
  • LPO, Body-Color Wheel Arch Moldings
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Rocker Guard
  • LPO, Essentials Package
  • Sierra Convenience Package
  • Sierra Convenience Plus Package
  • Sierra Convenience Package
  • Trailering Equipment
  • Wheels, 17" (43.2 cm) Machined Aluminum
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD
High Country Crew Cab

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Deep Ocean Blue Metallic
  • Graphite Metallic
  • Havana Metallic
  • Iridescent Pearl Tricoat
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Hard Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Rocker Guard
  • Entertainment Package, Rear-Seat DVD/Blu-ray Player
  • Duramax Plus Package
  • Sunroof, Power

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