The 2016 GMC Yukon is full-size, 8 passenger SUV for hauling and towing more weight can attack as a crossover SUV designed. Two model comes with the long wheelbase 2016 GMC Yukon XL providing more passenger and cargo space than the Yukon standard. Main competitors for the 2016 GMC Yukon and 2016 GMC Yukon XL are the Ford Expedition, Toyota Sequoia and Nissan Armada, while the Yukon Denali luxury themed goes against the Lexus GX, Infiniti QX80, Lincoln Navigator, and the Mercedes-Benz GL-Class.
2016 GMC Yukon Features
The 2016 GMC Yukon is trim levels in SLE, SLT and Denali. An upgrade to the Yukon SLT adds leather seats, ventilated front seats with memory for the driver settings, the 2nd row seats with power release function, power folding 3rd-row seats, power adjustable pedals, and a rear lift-gate. In addition, the 2016 GMC Yukon SLT includes a heated steering wheel, Keyless Entry along the push-button start, the auto-dimming rear-view mirror and electric folding door mirrors, Driver Alert and a package of safety systems, including side blind zone alert, Lane- Departure Warning with Lane Keeping Support, rear cross-traffic alert, warning of the pre-collision and a Safety Alert Seat.
The 2016 GMC Yukon Denali is a design chrome honeycomb grille, high-intensity discharge headlamps. Aluminum wheels. Exclusive 6.2-liter V-8 engine Denali has a robust cooling, high performance air filters and a more powerful alternator, and this version of Yukon also gets an integrated trailer brake control as standard. Active noise canceling technology is also standard on Yukon Denali, with premium surround sound system, navigation system, 8 inches. configurable information display in the instrument cluster and more.
2016 GMC Yukon Engine
The 2016 GMC Yukon SLE and 2016 GMC Yukon SLT are equipped with a new engine 5.3-liter V-8 with direct fuel injection, variable valve timing and the Active Fuel Management cylinder deactivation to generate the greatest amount of power and consumes less fuel. This engine produces 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque and can tow up to £ 8,500.
The 2016 GMC Yukon Denali is a powerful 6.2-liter V-8 makes 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque equipped. GMC recommended premium fuel for engine, but it will run on regular gasoline. The engine of Denali has the same direct fuel injection, variable valve timing and the Active Fuel Management system as a base 5.3-liter V-8. The Denali model drags maximum £ 8.400.
Both engines are paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and rear-wheel drive. A 4-wheel drive (4WD) is optional. GMC also offers free scheduled maintenance for the first 2 years or 24,000 miles of ownership. Other highlights include Hill Start Assist standard automatic braking performance and a tow / haul mode for the transmission and the Sway trailer and Duralife brake discs, which are intended, twice as long as the models take conventionally.
2016 GMC Yukon Fuel Consumption
Fuel economy ratings for the standard 5.3-liter V-8 Yukon are 16 mpg city and 23 mpg on the highway with rear-wheel drive and 16 mpg city / 22 mpg highway for vehicles 4 drive wheels. The notes are the same as the measurement model of the Yukon or Yukon XL.
The 2016 GMC Yukon Denali versions are not as economical. In Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali, the 6.2-liter V-8 engine delivers 15 mpg city and 21 mpg on the highway with rear-wheel drive. With the Yukon Denali 4WD is rated at 14 mpg highway get city / 21 mpg while Yukon XL Denali is expected that 14 mpg city / 20 mpg highway back.
2016 GMC Yukon Safety Features
The 2016 GMC Yukonis available with many new security enhancements and technology. GMC installed the latest versions of its IntelliLink infotainment systems in the Yukon, including an 8-in. Color touch screen with gestures and voice recognition capabilities. IntelliLink also Siri Eyes Free mode for some users of iPhone smartphones and a text-messaging system, able to read incoming messages through the speakers of the SUV. Navigation is optional with IntelliLink.
In addition, GMC offers the next generation of connectivity OnStar system with redesigned Yukon. Claimed to be hundred times more faster than previous systems OnStar, the 4G LTE technology includes a data plan / 3 gigabytes free for 3 months. After the initial test phase, the owner of the Yukon must subscribe to the service. OnStar Directions and Connections service plan is for the first 6 months of the property, and includes a number of safety features and comfort.
In addition to the new Yukon OnStar with a variety of security technologies will result. Highlights include forward collision warning, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking before self, a side blind area warning system, lane departure warning and switch-way alarm system, and a rear cross traffic alert system. Safety seat alarm vibrates are the 2016 GMC Yukon driver’s attention in the event of a security threat.