The enthusiasts expect the 2016 GMC Canyon to be more fun and
at least slightly updated in new release.
The exterior of the 2016 GMC Canyon is reminiscent of the
Chevy Colorado in terms of shape. When it comes to
the body elements, all of them are brand new, and the front
grille has been borrowed from the Sierra. All in all, the
Canyon keeps its own unique look.
A new element which seems as if it’s meant to be the future
trademark of this truck. Aggressive and sinister look is
achieved through sharp edges and high ground clearance, with no
rounded hood or front mask or bumper. The vehicle is equipped
with small and subtle head lamps. Strong alloy wheels are quite
Truck concept is well-known for its four door and back loading
boot. There are new trim levels such as Work Truck and Canyon
2016 GMC Canyon Interior
As for the interior of the 2016 GMC Canyon, it arrives with a
bunch of good equipment and quality materials.
The standard model comes with automatic climate control, cruise
control, a 7” screen displaying information about the vehicle,
but also serves as the infotainment system and the rear view
The rear seats are comfy and there is plenty of room for two
adults to sit perfectly comfortable. The optional equipment for
the GMC Canyon 2016 includes satellite navigation, leather
upholstery, aluminum or even wood inserts and a pair of really
comfortable front seats with both heating and ventilation
included in them.
Engine Specs and performance
Under the hood of the new GMC Canyon 2016 will most
probably be an engine similar to the one of its predecessor – a
2.5-liter Inline 4 delivering 200 horsepower and 190 pound-feet
of torque. This engine has an excellent performance but lacks
the towing power.
The better choice for the engine would be the 3.6-liter V6 with
an output of 305 horsepower. When this engine is joined to the
optional towing package, 2016 GMC Canyon towing capacity goes
up to 7000 pounds.
Both of these engines should come standard with a 6-speed
manual and rear-wheel-drive, with a 6-speed automatic and
four-wheel-drive as an option.
Some enthusiasts expect this model to use a 2.8-liter Duramax
XLD28 turbo diesel engine mated to an 8-speed automatic
transmission, which should be produced in Thailand.
Price and release date
The 2016 GMC Canyon was said to be available in the showroom
starting from March this year. However, it won’t be released
before the half of the next year. It’s starting price is
expected to be something about $38,000.