GMC gave the Yukon a thorough overhaul for the 2021 model-year, and the latest incarnation of the full-size SUV impresses on many levels. It boasts a bold design, a cavernous interior, an advanced all-wheel drive system, and a wealth of premium features and advanced technologies.
The 2021 GMC Yukon will be released in Summer 2020. GMC will announce the complete details, specs, and pricing of the 2021 Yukon closer to the start of production.
Larger Interior of the 2021 GMC Yukon
The 2021 GMC Yukon has a bold new design, with a new chassis and a longer wheelbase, which results in more space inside the cabin. This is especially the case for the third-row seats, with 34.9 inches of legroom for the Yukon and 36.7 inches of legroom for the Yukon XL. The 2021 Yukon also offers a generous amount of storage space, with a maximum cargo capacity of 122.9 cu-ft for the Yukon and 144.7 cu-ft for the Yukon XL.
2021 GMC Yukon Performance Features
Buyers of the 2021 Yukon have a choice of three robust engines: a 5.3L V8, a 6.2L V8, and a 3.0L inline-six turbo-diesel. All 2021 Yukon models come equipped with a 10-speed automatic transmission. The Yukon further elevates its off-road capabilities for the 2021 model-year with the all-new Active Response 4WD System. The Active Response 4WD System is quite sophisticated, with its electronic Limited Slip Differential, chassis controls, a Traction Select function, and an auto two-speed transfer case. With the Air Ride Adaptive Suspension, the Yukon provides a very smooth ride, with the ability to raise the body of the vehicle for additional ground clearance.
High-Level Safety of the 2021 GMC Yukon
With the plethora of advanced safety features in the 2021 Yukon, you can have the utmost peace of mind for safety. This includes Automatic Emergency Braking, Rear Pedestrian Alert, an HD Surround Vision Camera, and Trailer Side Blind Zone Alert.