One of 2 greatest models from General Motors will come next year as 2018 GMC Yukon XL and it will more than likely continue without bigger changes. This is a long-wheelbase variation of the well-known Yukon full-size SUV, which exists for more than 25 years on the market. It is carefully associated to the iconic Chevrolet Suburban, sharing basically the very same mechanical attributes. The existing model remains in its fourth generation, which exists for about two years. The latest variation of this full-size SUV came in 2015, so it is practically for sure that the 2018 Yukon XL will continue without bigger modifications. It will still be pretty fresh and we anticipate its arrival late in the year.
2018 GMC Yukon XL Redesign and Features
As we currently mentioned, the 2018 GMC Yukon XL will continue without larger modifications. It will include the exact same design and basically exact same list of features. There are 3 trim levels– SLE, SLT, and Denali. The base SLE model will feature basic features like 18-inch wheels, roofing rails, tri-zone climate control, 10-way adjustable chauffeur’s power seat, leather-wrapped steering wheels, 8-inch touchscreen, nine-speaker Bose audio system, satellite radio, Bluetooth, smartphone integration and so on. The next one will be 2018 GMC Yukon XL SLT, which will include all above and add some things like heated and aerated front seats, heated 2nd row of seats, leather upholstery etc. Lastly, there is a leading variety Denali trim, which besides more effective engine and unique visual information consists of some extra premium features. It comes with things like 20-inch wheels, xenon headlights, Magnetic Ride Control adaptive suspension, a head-up instrument display, active sound cancellation etc.
2018 GMC Yukon XL Engines
The 2018 GMC Yukon XL will continue with the very same 2 engines in the offer. Base models will feature a familiar 5.3-liter V8 engine, which benefits 355 horse power and 383 pound-feet of torque. It includes a 6-speed automated transmission and supplies typical fuel economy around 19 mpg combined. The bigger and more powerful 6.2-liter engine is reserved for Denali trim. This system is good for about 420 horses and 460 pound-feet of torque. With this engine, this big and heavy SUV requires no greater than 6.4 seconds for a 0-60 sprint. On the other side, typical fuel economy walks around 17 miles per gallon in combined drive.
2018 GMC Yukon XL Release Date and Price
The 2018 GMC Yukon XL will come somewhere late in the year with the base cost around 70.000 dollars.