The partially modifing 2019 GMC Yukon was presented to the public. Although it has been in the fourth generation for several years, there are no significant changes in design and drive characteristics. Nevertheless, the main news is a 10-speed automatic transmission on the V8 engine. The main rivals will be Lincoln Navigator, Ford Expedition and Cadillac Escalade.
2019 GMC Yukon specs
|Lenght – inch (mm)||203.9 or 224.4 (5179 or 5700)|
|Widht – inch (mm)||74.4 (1890)|
|Height – inch (mm)||80.5 (2045)|
|Wheelbase – inch (mm)||116 or 130 (2946 or 3302)|
|Wheels – inch||17 steel, 18, 20 or 22 alloy|
|Seats||7, 8 or 9|
|Weight – lbs (kg)||5379-5965 (2440-2706)|
|Payload – lbs (kg)||1240-1744 (561-791)|
|Towing capacity – lbs (kg)||8000-8600 (3629-3901)|
This full-size SUV besides the standard has and XL variant, as well as SLE, SLT and Denali level trim. It also offers Graphite Edition, Graphite Performace Edition, Convenience Package and Open Road Package. Installed are on the GMTK2UG platform with four doors.
2019 GMC Yukon engines and fuel consumption
2019 GMC Yukon will have two gasoline engines: the first is the 5.3-liter V6, and the other 6.2-liter V8 engine.
|Engines||5.3 V6||6.2 V8|
|Transmission||6-speed AT||10-speed AT|
|Drive||RWD / AWD||RWD / AWD|
|Fuel economy (mpg)||15/22/18 15/21/17||14/23/17 14/22/17|
Surely, XL models have slightly higher fuel consumption.
Exterior and interior design
Built-in is multi-dimensional grille and massive bumpers, LED daytime running lamps, halogen or HID headlamps, LED tail lamps and halogen fog lamps. In the cabin are premium cloth or leather seats and telescopic leather steering wheel. There is a three-zone automatic climate control, a 4.2-inch multi-color or 8-inch (with head-up display) driver display, as well as an 8-inch touch screen with GMC’s infotainment system. Also, it offers optional rear seat entertainment system.
Release date and price 2019 GMC Yukon
Finally, 2019 GMC Yukon will be on sale throughout this year, while in the autumn we expect the first major redesign of the fourth generation. Standard models cost from $ 49,600 to $ 60,600, while the 2019 GMC Yukon Denali price ranges from $ 66,700 to $ 69,700. The XL model price ranges from $ 52,400 to $ 63,400, ie from $ 69,500 to $ 72,500 (Denali).