The 2019 GMC Yukon is a mid-level luxury SUV from American manufacture GMC. The GMC is a subdivision of general motors which is specially organized to create more rugged and beefier SUVs for the market. In fact, the GMC brand was very famous and its also used by government officials for their transportation needs. The new Yukon is expected to get a major change and tweaks for both interiors as well as exteriors. General Motors is looking forward to achieving a good sales figure and also to bring more customers to their portfolio. The new Yukon will get long list features and functions and they are as follows:
The GMC Yukon was launched in the year 1991 and this SUV was also known has Chevrolet Tahoe in other parts of the world. Since its launch, the Yukon has been bringing decent sales to General Motors. The company has expected to carry forward and has improved the sales figures of the new model. The new 2019 GMC Yukon will get major changes for both interiors and exteriors. The new model with its extensive list of features will attract more customers to the GM portfolio. It should face a robust competition from the German rivals like Audi, BMW, Mercedes Benz, etc. Overall the new Yukon might accompany a lot of changes.
2019 GMC Yukon – Exterior and Interior Design
The GMC Yukon 2019 will be updated with an extensive list of features and complete changes to the exterior as well as interiors. The new exterior changes include completed redesigned GMC signature front grille, an addition of led headlamps, new bigger alloy wheels. It also brings in a complete bold exterior design which looks more robust compared to previous generations. The added chrome bits on fog lamp, tailgate, and door handle all add up to a premium feel and also provides beefier looks too.
When it comes to interiors, the changes are minimal. It gets an all-new dashboard design with improved quality of plastic materials and GM also added some premium bits like leather and wood to make the cabin look more premium. The car can accommodate up to seven passengers and comes with four doors for the passengers to entry and exit. Overall the new Yukon got looking exterior and interior.
2019 GMC Yukon – Engine and Performance
The 2019 GMC Yukon is powered by a 16-valve push rod 6.0-litre 8-cylinder V8 engine. It producing a 450 hp and a peak torque of 460 lb-ft. All this high amount of power and torque is sent to all four wheels (AWD version) or front wheels of the SUV via an 8-speed automatic transmission with a manual shifting option available for the user. The Yukon can reach 0-60 mph in 5.8 seconds, 0-100 mph in 15.1 seconds and has a top speed of 112 mph. The chassis of the SUV is designed to make the Yukon more rugged and at the same time to control the body roll while driving through extreme corners. Overall the new 2019 Yukon had achieved adequate performance with well-balanced chassis.
2019 GMC Yukon – Price and Release Date
The 2019 GMC Yukon is expected to be priced at $72,680 and can go up to $81,295 for AWD version. One can expect the new Yukon in showrooms in mid-2019.