2017 GMC Yukon Redesign, Features of the Engine, MSRP

GMC has always made headlines for their state of the art SUV
vehicles. They are currently working on their all new 2017 GMC
Yukon which will probably hit the market sometime next year. So
let’s look at the features of this full-size SUV vehicle.

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Yukon – Exterior and Interior Redesign

The 2017 GMC Yukon will be built on the GMT K2UG platform which
is known for offering traditional robust body-on-frame
truck-like SUV construction and design. The redesigned
exteriors of the new SUV will include a remodeled front fascia
as well as inlaid doors which tuck into door sills, enhancing
fuel economy and aerodynamics. This feature also helps to
lessen interior noise. The liftgate panels and hood are made of
aluminum for reducing vehicle weight. Additional features
include a new bumper and 20-inch rims along with powerful
tyres. The new exhaust system is going to offer a deeper,
smoother sound. Users can also opt for models that come with a
panoramic roof.


The interiors of 2017 GMC Yukon is substantially well designed
and comes with a roomy cabin filled with luxurious features.
The 9-person seating capacity makes the SUV perfect for family
drives. The gmc yukon is also loaded with a wide
range of exquisite systems such as navigation panel, heated
seats, CD player, 8-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth connectivity,
smartphone integration, climate control, internet access,
touchscreen in-dash display, dual Blu-Ray displays, multiple
USB ports, heated steering wheel and OnStar technology.

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– Check out the unique Features of the Engine

The 2017 gmc yukon is going to be fitted with two distinct
engine options. Firstly, there is going to be a default
5.8-liter V8 engine that can produce 400 pound-feet
of torque and 370 horsepower. The other one is a 6.2-liter V8
engine that can offer 460 pound-feet of torque and 420 horsepower. Both of these engines are further
enhanced with cylinder deactivation, direct injection and
innovative hill start technology that can help to improve its
overall performance. The GMC SUV also comes with 8-speed
automatic transmission. Both the engines are EcoTec3, and
this is supposed to facilitate economical fuel usage and reduce
emission. As the EcoTec3 engines are tailor-made for being used
in trucks, the GMC Yukon SUV can surely offer great performance
on all kinds of terrains. The vehicle also comes with a 2-speed
Autotrac active transfer case feature that allows shifting
driver on the fly from 2WD to 4WD at any speed by making use of
a rotary control. Safety features for GMC Yukon 2017
include cameras, airbags, stability control, change alert
system, blind spot alert system, park assist and sensors.

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– Expected MSRP and Availability

It is estimated that these gmc suv are going to hit the market
sometime in September 2016. The different models of is going to
come with individual price tags. For instance, The 2017 GMC
Yukon SLE will be priced at around $48,400 and its SLT version
will cost around $57,000. The GMC Yukon Denali will come with a
higher price tag, i.e. around $65,200.