The latest 2019 GMC Canyon is ready to be presented in showrooms around the whole world. Canyon is returning and its better than ever before. Interior is improved and the infotainment system is up to date. GMC Canyon is probably the most advanced pickup truck you can buy for sure.
Pickup trucks are extremely popular in the US and some researchers believe that the pickup is more popular than regular cars. According to American standards, Canyon belong is the mid-size class. This 2019 Canyon is 5,4 feet long and it is shorter than Sierra 1500. GMC is preparing a mid-cycle update, even though this won’t be a whole new model. Although, a number of changes are expected.
2019 GMC Canyon – Appearance of Exterior and Interior
The new 2019 GMC Canyon should not feature big changes in terms of the exterior. The biggest change is the addition of the sunroof, but this feature is optional. Front part will suffer a few changes as well. The front grille is redesigned, and the bumper is also restyled. Canyon posses new IntelliBeam LED headlights and daytime running lights are improved. The rear end is likely to feature new taillights and probably new tailgate. 22-inch wheels are coming as standard equipment. This upcoming model will be available in a couple of exterior paints.
This pickup is very comfortable, some sources say even more than the previous model. The instrumental board is very similar to the board in Colorado pickup trucks. The board is now much more stylish and functional as well. The 8-inch display is very accessible and is placed in the middle of the board. The buttons are now more separated from the climate control buttons.
The cabin can now offer more legroom than on the previous model. This means more legroom than on some competitors like Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma. Leather seats are coming with the heat option. Speaking of the infotainment system, it is updated and we can expect a lot of security updates. Forward collision alert and lane departure warning system are some of them.
2019 GMC Canyon – Modification under the Hood
This updated GMC Canyon is likely to keep most of the options under the hood. Some rumors say that the manufacturer could add a whole new turbo four unit that could produce up to 280hp and 300lb-ft of torque.
The base engine is 2.5-liter that creates 200 hp and 195 pound-feet of torque. The 3.6-liter V6 engine is optional.
This unit is producing 308 hp, and the only diesel mill is a 2.8-liter engine with 350 hp and 380 lb-ft of a twist. If turbo four unit rumor happens to be correct, Canyon could easily become one of the best options in the market.
All those engines are coming with an eight-speed automatic transmission. It is yet unknown if the carmaker is willing to add a ten-speed gearbox.
2019 GMC Canyon – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
As mentioned up above, the main competition is coming from Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier. Chevy Silverado is also worth of mentioning, mostly because of a similar look. The 2019 GMC Canyon could hit the car market at the beginning of next year. The GMC Canyon 2019 will cost around $30,000, but we should wait for more detailed information.