A lot of fans expect eagerly new 2018 GMC Yukon, mainly because of the redesign announced by company. New vehicle is using k2UG platform, which replaces old one used by previous generation. This can bring many changes, including sportier appearance, luxury and better fuel economy. Full-size crossover will be equipped with huge engine, so every mile in mpg rating is important. This SUV is going to be very competitive, and market impact should be immediate, which is expected both from company owners and fans.
2018 GMC Yukon redesign
New platform is going to improve appearance of the 2018 GMC Yukon. Big crossover is now sportier, and there are some details which makes SUV elegant and attractive. For example, brand-new grille represents bold design. Headlights and bumpers with fog lights fit perfectly to overall idea of impressive crossover. LED lights are used for lightning. Other exterior changes include sleek rear end, with modified exhaust tips. Tail lights with brake lights are now more impressive than before.
2018 GMC Yukon interior
Although masculine appearance of the 2018 GMC Yukon it taking the breath away, interior is piece of art. Luxurious SUV can take 9 passengers, and for all of them, maximum comfort is provided. Air conditioning is improved, safety also, and leather upholstery is better than before. Design of the seats is upgraded, and heating is provided for front row, while driver can adjust it at his wish. GMC IntelliLink is standard at all trim levels, and some additional features are offered at higher levels. Modern infotainment supports 4G LTE and Bluetooth connectivity, XM and satellite radio.
2018 GMC Yukon engine
Under the hood of the 2018 GMC Yukon we can find 6.2-l V8 drivetrain. This engine takes a lot of fuel, but it also delivers massive output of 450 horses and near 500 lb-ft of torque. Powertrain is mated to 6-speed transmission box, that distributes power to all wheels. Some rumors say that 8-speed gearbox is possible, for estimated fuel economy rating around 17 mpg. Starting price for new crossover is around $50,000 and higher trims with AWD are going to cost over $60,000.