2016 GMC Yukon - Front AngleGMC Yukon family expands one more time and the latest models bring the well-known GMC high quality, performance and comfort. For 2016 the brand releases Yukon, Yukon XL, Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali. The models include 22-inch wheel options, hands free gadgets and exterior colors.

Let's see what the latest models have to offer at first glance. 2016 Denali comes with the exclusive 6.2-Liter engine, that delivers 430 hp (308 kW) and 460 lb-ft of torque. All this paired with a eight-speed automatic transmission and further performance and efficiency upgrades.

The Yukon and Yukon XL comes with similar engine and design elements. The XL version is in fact 14  inches longer and provides twice as big cargo room, compared with the Yukon model.


The latest GMC models demonstrate elegance and beauty, but also some aerodynamic tweaks, that make the vehicles highly efficient on highway and similar roads. Furthermore all 2016 models come with projector-beam headlamps and the Denali models include signature chrome grille and incredible interior add-ons.


2016 GMC Yukon - Interior

The inside of the Yukon is carefully crafted and welcomes you into a quiet and comfortable place, created with high-quality components and premium hi-tech gadgets. The team, that created the interior surely paid some attention to the detail and you can see it in the soft-touch instrument panel, console, the French seam stitching and ambient lighting. The

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2016 GMC Yukon - Interior Detail

The Yukon models deliver incredible capability and refinement with the enhanced chassis and suspension systems. The frame is composed with high-strength steel and the body components ensure smooth and pleasurable ride.

Drivetrain System

The 2016 Yukon models are powered by the EcoTec3 engine lineup. The Yukon and Yukon XL models are geared with an incredible 5.3-liter V8 engine, while the Denali models come with 6.2-liter powerplants, that deliver crushing power: 420 hp (313 kW) and 460 lb-ft of torque

As you know, the EcoTec3 engine family features incredible engineer technologies and solutions to the requirements of the modern era. All the powerplants include direct injection, cylinder deactivation, advanced combusting system, that altogether ensure high-performance and wonderful efficiency.

Furthermore, the 5.3-Liter V8 engines work in perfect harmony with the Hydra-Matic 6L80 six-speed automatic transmission, while the Denali models are geared with Hydra-Matic 8L90 eight-speed automatic transmission.

Safety Features

2016 Yukon models are equipped with numerous safety features, including Driver Alert pack, that includes Lane Keep Assist, Intellibeam headlamp technology, Center Air Bag and more. Further, the vehicles come with camera, radar, ultrasonic sensors, Safety Alert Seat, Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert, Forward Collision Alert, Adaptive Cruise Control and Front Automatic Braking.

The 2016 Yukon lineup surely has a lot to demonstrate. The vehicles are built like tanks and bring almost the same performance features, but also include comfort and pleasure of driving.

Source: GMC