The GMC Yukon is a large SUV that offers you great capability. This vehicle has plenty of power in its performance, and it offers you great passenger and cargo capacity. It is a great family vehicle option with plenty of great interior features, as well.
If you are thinking about upgrading to a GMC Yukon, it could be a great option for your next vehicle upgrade. You will want to think about whether or not you want to buy a new or used model. A used option could be more affordable, but a new option will have all the latest features. For example, in the 2018 model you add a 10-speed automatic transmission, but then no major changes are made to this vehicle until it is redesigned fully in 2021. You also can choose between the Yukon and Yukon XL. The XL model is longer with more passenger and cargo capacity.
If you have questions about the GMC Yukon or which model might be right for you, reach out to us at Tim’s Truck Capital.
The GMC Yukon is a larger SUV. It offers you plenty of great capability, and two different engine options to give you the type of performance you are looking for. Learn more below.
In the GMC Yukon, you have standard rear-wheel drive, but there is four-wheel drive available, which can add some capability to your driving experience. You also have the option of an available Magnetic Ride Control adaptive suspension to make your driving and riding experience even more smooth.
This SUV also offers you some towing capability. When this vehicle is properly equipped, it can tow up to 8,500 pounds. That is good for an SUV, and offers you capability to tow and haul trailers, boats, and more.
This large SUV measures from 17 feet to 18 feet, 8 inches in length, depending on whether you go with the Yukon or Yukon XL. It has a curb weight that ranges from 5,379 to 5,965 pounds. You can also get features like chrome exterior accents, a hands-free power liftgate, 20-inch wheels, LED lighting, a panoramic sunroof, a dual exhaust system, all terrain tires, and more. The exterior of this SUV is strong and stylish, and its design is that of a very capable vehicle.
On the inside of the Yukon, you have seating for seven to nine people, depending on the model. There are three rows of seating. You have the option of seating for nine with three rows of bench seating. You also have the option of seating for eight with front captain’s chairs and two rear bench seats. Your last option is the first two rows of captain’s chairs and the third row of bench seating.
Standard interior features include cloth upholstery and power-adjustable front seats. You do have optional upgrades like leather upholstery, heated seats, ventilated seats, and a heated steering wheel.
In terms of cargo space, the GMC Yukon vehicle offers you around 15.3 cubic feet behind that third row of seating. If you fold down that third row, you can get up to 51.7 cubic feet of cargo space. Finally, if you fold down the second and third rows of seating, you can get up to 94.7 cubic feet of space. This is plenty of room to carry larger items in your vehicle, but if you are looking for more space, you can check out the GMC Yukon XL. The XL is a longer vehicle with more cargo space. It has 39.3 cubic feet behind the third row, 76.7 cubic feet behind the second row, and 121.7 cubic feet behind the first row. There is a hands-free rear liftgate available to make it easier to load cargo.
Also on the interior, you can find some great technology features. You can find features with the driver and passengers in mind. Check out those features below.
What else does the GMC Yukon have to offer you? There are a lot of great safety features that can be found on this vehicle; check out the section below to learn more.
The Yukon was built to be safe for you. It has a construction designed to protect you and your passengers. The 2018 GMC Yukon received four of five stars for an overall safety rating from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration.
This SUV has some great safety features for you. These safety features include a rearview camera, Teen Driver, front and rear parking sensors, a head-up display, lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, a safety alert seat, rear cross traffic alert, automatic high-beam headlights, and automatic emergency braking. Learn more about some of these features in greater detail below.
As you can see there are a lot of safety features looking out for you and your loved ones. There is a lot to love about the GMC Yukon in general. This vehicle has a lot to offer and it is a very family-friendly SUV option. If you’ve got any questions, reach out to us at Tim’s Truck Capital.