For 2016 model year General Motors is bringing a mid size truck which will be a mid-generation refreshment and it is brilliant and stunning 2016 GMC Canyon.
Exterior and interior changes
2016 GMC Canyon is a mid size truck which is almost ready to hit the market. The second generation of this model was launched in 2012, so the new model will be a mid cycle refreshment. It will suffer some minor changes which will bring second generation to perfection. New Canyon will come with adorable design and great performances. This mid-size truck is designed for transferring large work load and it could be marked as heavy duty vehicle too. 2016 GMC Canyon will be a bit more aggressive and attractive, just enough to keep this model fresh until new generation debut. There are some rumors that new model will come with new platform. It’s for sure that new 2016 GMC Canyon will be lighter. It will be made of lightweight panels and materials. These materials include aluminum, carbon fiber, some light steel and others. With lighter body new 2016 GMC Canyon will improve some of its general performances. Also, with lighter body it will need less fuel so the fuel economy will be improved too. Some of the major changes have been made on the front end of the truck. 2016 GMC Canyon will bring slightly redesigned hood, front fenders, bumper, front grille and headlights. New front bumper will look more dominant and bossy. It will have redesigned, large and chromed air vent, just below the front grille. It will also be equipped with new fog lights. Front grille will be more powerful, luxurious and classy. It will be larger and consisted of three massive chrome bars. On the middle one will be placed huge and recognizable GMC logo. Headlights of the new 2016 GMC Canyon will be large as everything on this massive vehicle. Headlights will be powered with latest LED technology which will include LED daytime running lights too. Whole truck will be decorated with beautiful chrome details, especially windows, locks and side mirrors. On the side view we will also notice some new large alloy wheel shapes. Interior of 2016 GMC Canyon will be spacious and comfortable. It will be equipped with high quality materials and the latest technological features. New model will be offered in new trim levels and it is Work Truck and Canyon Denali (the elegant and luxury version). It will also bring a variety of packaging options and they are: the All Terrain Adventure Edition (for off-road drive), the SLT Chrome Edition and the Midnight Edition.
2016 GMC Canyon engine options
Under the hood of 2016 GMC Canyon we could expect few engine options. The first and the base one will be a 2.5 liter Ecotec 4-cylinder engine which provides more that 200 horses and 191 lb-ft of torque. The second option will be a 3.6 liter LFX V6 engine. This engine is capable to produce 305 horsepower and 269 pound feet of torque. New model will also be offered with diesel engine. It will be a 2.8 liter Duramax turbo diesel engine which produces 200 horsepower and 325 lb-ft of torque. There are also some speculations about a 4.3 liter EcoTEC3 LV3 engine which is capable to produce around 285 horses and 305 lb-ft of torque.
Release date and expected price
New 2016 GMC Canyon should debut sometime during the 2015. Price of this remarkable truck is expected to be in range from 22,000 to 32,000 dollars.