2017 GMC Canyon Review, Diesel

The 2017 GMC Canyon will be third generation upgrade of GMC Canyon. The car will come in 3 versions – Midnight Edition having tinted windows, Chrome Edition embellished with chrome accents & Terrain Adventure Edition having off-road features. This mid-sized pickup will face off with the likes of Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma – two of its biggest rivals in its segment.

2017 GMC Canyon front

2017 GMC Canyon Interior and Exterior

The car interior will be quite spacious and offer an enjoyable, comfy ride to both passengers and driver. The vehicle interior would consist of double cabin, having enough space as well as fresh features. It will have large 8-inch color display screen, to offer enough info to driver. As many as 5 adult occupants can be accommodated. 2017 GMC Canyon dashboard would consist of high-end features. Seats will be wrapped in plush leather to make trips comfortable for occupants.

This heavy car would come with a new body platform. Its weight would be reduced due to a full-aluminum frame, but the car can be expected to be tough and support very heavy loads. It would have an aerodynamic construction and consist of new LED lights. Its exterior appearance would be changed with new styled wheels, refreshed trailer, chrome details, sills, bumpers & new front grille.

2017 GMC Canyon interior

2017 GMC Canyon Engine and Fuel Economy

The vehicle would come mainly equipped with a 2.8 L Duramax turbo-diesel engine (XLD28) to make it extremely powerful and offer as much as 360 pound-feet of maximum torque. There will also be another of 2.5 L 4-cylinder diesel engine option to produce a peak power of 305 hp and maximum torque of 200 hp. It might even come with 3.6 liter V6 engine – the most robust engine in its segment. This would ensure better as well as stronger driving performance on any kind of terrain, whether on city roads or on highways.

Manufacturer of this vehicle has placed a lot of emphasis on its torque output and fuel efficiency. It is estimated that the mileage would be around 30 mpg. In case manufacturer goes ahead with automatic transmission gearbox, you can expect better fuel efficiency with the vehicle.

The diesel engine of 2017 Canyon is likely to be mated with a completely new 8-speed automatic transmission gearbox or a 6-speed manual transmission gearbox.

2017 GMC Canyon Special Features

This car would arrive with some high-end features on the dashboard. Its seats would be extremely comfortable and upholstered in superior materials, such as leather. There would be a large screen sitting on the center of its dashboard. You can expect various features, like advanced audio system, USB and more in 2017 GMC Canyon. Safety aspects would be standard in type, such as airbags, ABS, EBD etc.

2017 GMC Canyon rear

2017 GMC Canyon Price and Release Date

There is no official information about cost of this vehicle. However, analysts expect that the model would come with price tag of about 20,000 USD. It is speculated that the 2017 GMC Canyon would release sometime during first quarter of 2016. Much like price, there is no official info on the release date of this vehicle either.

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