One of 2 biggest models from General Motors will follow year as 2018 GMC Yukon XL and it will probably continue without bigger changes. This is a long-wheelbase variation of the well-known Yukon full-size SUV, which is present for more than 25 years on the marketplace. It is closely related to the renowned Chevrolet Suburban, sharing basically the same mechanical qualities. The current model remains in its fourth generation, which is present for about 2 years. The newest variation of this full-size SUV was available in 2015, so it is basically for sure that the 2018 Yukon XL will continue without larger modifications. It will still be pretty fresh and we expect its arrival late in the year.
2018 GMC Yukon XL Redesign and Features
As we currently discussed, the 2018 GMC Yukon XL will continue without bigger modifications. It will include the exact same design and practically 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 environment control, 10-way adjustable motorist’s power seat, leather-wrapped wheel, 8-inch touchscreen, nine-speaker Bose audio system, satellite radio, Bluetooth, smart device integration and so on. The next one will be 2018 GMC Yukon XL SLT, which will include all above and include some things like heated and ventilated front seats, heated second row of seats, leather upholstery and so on. Finally, there is a top range Denali trim, which besides more effective engine and special visual information consists of some additional premium features. It includes things like 20-inch wheels, xenon headlights, Magnetic Ride Control adaptive suspension, a head-up instrument screen, active noise cancellation and so on.
2018 GMC Yukon XL Engines
The 2018 GMC Yukon XL will continue with the same 2 engines in the deal. 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 automatic transmission and supplies average fuel economy around 19 mpg combined. The larger and more powerful 6.2-liter engine is scheduled for Denali trim. This unit is good for about 420 horses and 460 pound-feet of torque. With this engine, this big and heavy SUV needs no greater than 6.4 seconds for a 0-60 sprint. On the other side, average 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 someplace late in the year with the base cost around 70.000 dollars.