2016 GMC Yukon XL is actually the most popular trim of this full sized SUV vehicle from very famous automobile maker, GMC. Almost a decade has passed since when this company is manufacturing Sports Utility Vehicles and still now it’s continuously producing relevant SUV segment. Yukon name comes from Yukon Territory present in Canada’s north. On witnessing day by day increase in competition of full-size SUV’s; company has started redesigning current version thereby being a tough competition again. It’s expected to be more stylish as well as quite highly functional.
2016 GMC Yukon XL Exterior
2016 GMC Yukon XL is said to be based on K2XXX body frame platform same as current GMC Sierra model. Body design will express a more muscular appearance, unlike earlier models. Usage of light weight materials like aluminium, carbon fibre, etc. have been made in production thereby decreasing car’s net weight considerably which intern improves crucial aspects like performance, speed, fuel economy, durability, etc. Some design related modifications are expected mainly like- improved chrome grille, newly styled spokes, 20 inch sized alloy wheels, bold bumpers, redesigned headlights, excellent shaped fog lights and all new back end wiper. Its XL version will have larger wheelbase. Headlights, as well as taillights, may have advanced LED technology installed inside. Various colors options will be available for customers later on.
2016 GMC Yukon XL Interior
Cabin space of 2016 Yukon XL will have elegant and futuristic or more modern presentation. Effective noise reduction features maybe installed inside. Interior space gets increased including enhanced leg room and luggage space based on the family car concept. Refined entry system has been included which offers very easy access to every seat. A three row seating arrangement maybe inside which accommodates almost 8 passengers including the driver. Premium quality leather and upholstery is present for comfortable journeys. Rear end can be folded for increasing cargo space.
Support from technologies for a vehicle is must. 2016 GMC Yukon XL also packs up lots gadgets and technological features inside. Here are list of some- completely upgraded infotainment system, advanced navigation system, heated seats, Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control, excellent music or audio system having many quality speakers, electronic steering wheel, twin zone climate control system, large 8 inch sized LCD touch display screen, etc. ABS assistance, rear view camera for parking assist, sensors, air bags, traction and stability control, warning for lane departure, etc represents security features.
2016 GMC Yukon XL Engine Specs
2016 Yukon XL will have entirely eco-friendly Ecotec 3 engines. One under this engine is a 5.3 litre V8 engine generating about 355 hp and 520 nm of torque. Its average fuel efficiency may be at least 17 mpg anywhere. Another one is a 6.2 litre V8 engine providing 420 hp and 610 nm of torque. For better performance, these engine variants will be mated with 6 speed auto transmission unit which sends almost full power to its AWD mechanism.
2016 GMC Yukon XL Price and Release Date
2016 GMC Yukon XL may have a starting price of nearly $45,000 as estimated by experts. 2016 will get Yukon in automobile markets all over.