As we all know that excitement about the new 2016 GMC Yukon XL is getting bigger in the public and people are making prediction for the new model. Well the shape isn’t going to be change because the present design was launched in 2015. The Yukon XL is the luxurious and longer wheelbase version of the GMC Yukon and has a larger cabin. Well this large size SUV is a very good choice for families.It is also available in the other more powerful and luxurious version the Yukon Denali XL.The vehicle is to be sold in Canada, Mexico, Middle East and US Market.
2016 GMC Yukon XL – Exterior and Interior Design
The GMC has made the body of Yukon XL highly detailed and aero dynamic. It is available with 2 more exterior trims and the chrome grille looks pretty awesome. The GMC signature on the front and back is equipped with light emitting diodes and gives a pleasant look. Project beam headlights and fog lights are also included. Different designs for the 22 inch wheels will be optional for the customers. 2016 GMC Yukon XL has a unique and modern interior and it gives a pleasant and luxurious feeling. The interior is leather stitched and it has a variety of different trims. It is equipped with standard Bose audio system and USB and SD card slots along with a hands free lift gate. The vehicle is equipped with a forward radar system and center mounted airbags at the front seats. It provides additional protection to the front passengers in case of accident. A 75 percent high strength steel and boxed frame supports the vehicle for a controlled and quiet ride. Yukon delivers a smooth ride through their latest and enhanced chassis and suspension systems. The new body frame improves the stiffness and improves the Yukon’s soft ride.
2016 GMC Yukon XL – Engine and Performance
The 2016 GMC Yukon XL has a 5.3 liter V8 Eco-Tec3 engine which produces 388 hp and 355 pound feet of torque at 5400 rpm and a 6.2 liter V8 engine is also available in the Yukon Denali XL. Both the engines are capable to run on 4 cylinders and their new advance technology such as the direct Fuel injection, a variable valve timing, cylinder deactivation, an advanced control combustion system helps to increase the power and torque, it also increases the compression ratio and improves the fuel average of the vehicle. The Electric throttle control, hydraulic engine mounts, improved aerodynamics, adaptive exhaust systems, and some other technologies helps the engine to run on its four-cylinder mode for large time period having Active Fuel Management and also increases the fuel efficiency. Yukon is available with a 6 speed automatic and an 8 speed automatic transmission and autotrac 2 speed active transfer case which is functional for the 4 wheel drive system of the vehicle.
2016 GMC Yukon XL – Price and Release Date
The 2016 GMC Yukon XL will be available with a price tag of $50, 450 and the more powerful and luxurious Yukon Denali XL will have a price tag nearby $67, 400.