2017 GMC Yukon Changes, Release Date

When you want to talk about GMC, it will always refer to SUV and their power packed performance on road. GMC is an automobile division of General Motors which was founded by William C. Durant in 1912 located in Detroit, United States. The company is very famous for making SUV’s and crossovers and has been the best since ages out of which one of its most famous model is 2017 GMC Yukon. Yukon SUV was originally built and launched in the year 1992, during this time four generations were introduced by the company, one better than the previous.2017 GMC Yukon will possess very minor changes as compared to the previous model which was launched in 2015. The SUV looks manly and it possesses a lot of power and strength at the same time.

2017 GMC Yukon front

2017 GMC Yukon – New Features:

2017 GMC Yukon is being blended in an all new design which appears quite remarkable. It comes with chrome numerous item grille, with a 22 inch designed wheels. Semiconductor diode headlights with reduced entrance bumper are maintained. The body is chrome and light weight which will give more speed and design will help the engine to move the car faster than before. The body is totally dependent on the movement of the car and engines. SUV will not be fast enough if it has a heavy body, so it is noticed and changed for the betterment of the customer.

2017 GMC Yukon is magnificent from inside as compared with other high-end models. It comes with a 7 inch display at the center with soft material covering the interior which gives a bold new look to the car. It is connected with Wi-Fi and music player, so that the passengers feel connected all time. It is provided with Siri, apple pay and google auto integration as well.

2017 GMC Yukon interior

2017 GMC Yukon – Engine and Specs:

The all-new GMC Yukon comes with two types of engines i.e. standard and up-level. The standard engine consists of 5.3 liter aspirated V8 with a HP of 355 and torque of 382 lb/ft. whereas in up-level engine it comprises of 6.2 liter aspirated V8 engine with a HP of 420 and torque of 460 lb/ft. With this V8 engine, the SUV looks more powerful and it gives a new dimension to it. Transmissions are also consist of two types i.e. six speed automatic transmission and eight speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy is improved as compared to previous models.


GMC has not only focused on comfort and design, but it has also focused on the safety of passengers. It has been veteran by the Insurance Organization for highway security and it passed the test. An overall safety is provided in this SUV, with front and rear air bags. Yukon got a result as “good” inside and front impact crash test.

2017 GMC Yukon rear

2017 GMC Yukon – Expected Price and Launch Date:

As 2017 GMC Yukon SUV has not yet revealed, according to critics, the standard price range is expected to be in between $50-70,000 and it is expected to launch in 2016 winter. Yukon has already set very high expectation to their customers with their previous models and it looks like this time this GMC Yukon will prove its worth.

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