Vehicle Profile: 2021 GMC Yukon
If you’ve been searching for the ultimate fusion of rugged power and enviable class, it’s time to step behind the wheel of the new 2021 GMC Yukon. This full-sized SUV is the biggest and boldest Yukon yet, and packs more refinement, power and technology than any of its predecessors. From the reliability of the standard trim to the power of the legendary Denali, the 2021 Yukon is truly a step above in every way.
The 2021 GMC Yukon has been crafted to catch the eye. Its sculpted exteriors convey a sense of power and style, and the satin-chrome details of the Denali trim accentuate its bold form. The Denali trim also features an exclusive duel-exhaust system with polished stainless-steel tips. Powerful LED headlamps slice through the thickest fog and harshest weather. On the inside, the Yukon’ sense of class only becomes more apparent. Upgrading to the Denali trim gives you four exclusive color options for the interior details, as well as the chance to include such features as authentic wood panels, unique fractal stitching and more.
A powerful ride
Thanks to its commanding engine options, the 2021 GMC Yukon is as capable as it is classy. The standard trim comes with GMC’s 5.3-liter V8 engine, which can achieve up to 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. Upgrade to the Denali trim, and you’ll enjoy the power of the exclusive 6.2-liter V8. This workhorse engine can produce a best-in-class 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. A 3.0-liter Duramax Turbo Diesel engine option is also available. The 2021 Yukon is also the perfect hauler; with the available Max Trailering Package, a maximum towing capacity of 8,400 pounds can be achieved.
Staying connected and entertained
The 2021 GMC Yukon features the latest in infotainment technology, giving you the power to stay informed and entertained while on the road. The available 4G LTE Wi-Fi® Hotspot allows you to connect your devices to the internet on the go, and compatibility with both Apple CarPlay® an Android Auto™ allow you to make calls, send and receive messages, listen to your favorite music or podcasts and navigate hands free. The Denali-exclusive 14-speaker Bose® Audio System gives you theater-quality sound as you travel, thanks to Centerpoint® surround-sound technology. Your passengers can enjoy their own entertainment with the all-new available Rear-Seat Media System, which includes two high-definition displays with screen sharing and touch capabilities.
When you’re behind the wheel of the 2021 GMC Yukon, you’re driving in both class and confidence. Thanks to a wide array of safety features, keeping your focus on the road is easier than ever before. The available 15-inch Head-Up Display projects customizable vehicle information onto your windshield, giving you instant access to your driving speed, the speed limit, audio options and a variety of safety features and alerts. Nine exterior camera views allow you to keep tabs on your surroundings, and are available in a number of configurations depending on trim level. The GMC Pro Safety Plus suite includes such features as glass break sensors, ultrasonic motion detectors, an inclination sensor and more. Available OnStar® services give you access to Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance and Stolen Vehicle Assistance.
For the best in style, power, safety and simply enjoying the ride, look no further than the 2021 GMC Yukon.
This article is presented by Joyce Koons Buick GMC.