2017 GMC Yukon: The 2017 GMC Yukon is a full-size SUV that seats seven or eight and competes with the Lincoln Navigator. For 2017 the Yukon gains additional tech features, including a teen-driver monitoring system. A 20-inch longer version called the Yukon XL is available.
The Yukon is powered by a 5.3-liter V8 that makes 355 horsepower and mates to a six-speed automatic transmission while the Denali trim is powered by a 6.2-liter V8 that makes 420 horsepower that mates to an eight-speed automatic transmission. The Yukon is available with either rear- or four-wheel drive. Fuel-economy numbers are EPA-estimated at 16 mpg city/23 mpg highway with the 5.3-liter V8 (16/22 with four-wheel drive, 15/22 with XL and four-wheel drive), and 15/22 (15/20 with four-wheel drive, 14/20 with XL and four-wheel drive) with the 6.2-liter V8.
The Yukon is available in SLE, SLT or luxury Denali trim, in regular or XL length.
The Denali has a slightly different exterior and interior appearance. Available features include teen-driver monitoring, remote start, remote keyless entry, fold-flat second- and third-row seats, heated and cooled front seats, heated second-row seats, power hands-free liftgate, infotainment system, navigation system, USB ports, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, wireless phone charging, 4G LTE hotspot, satellite radio, Bluetooth, adaptive cruise control and sunroof.
Available safety features include dual-front, front-side, center and side-curtain airbags; forward-collision alert, lane-keep assist, low-speed forward-automatic braking, rearview camera, rear cross-traffic alert, blind-spot alert and lane-change alert.
The Yukon is built in Arlington, Texas.
Visit the official GMC site for more information