The latest 2021 GMC Canyon Elevation is ready for further improvements. As you may know, Canyon pickup is offered in extended-cab and crew-cab body styles. Also, it’s available in four trim levels, including Elevation Standard, Elevation, AT4 and Denali.
The new off-roading edition will gain a few extra exterior and interior updates. Besides, the Elevation from the latest report will be powered by two engine variants.
2021 GMC Canyon Elevation Host Unique Design
The upcoming 2021 GMC Canyon Elevation Edition is the pickup truck that looks attractive. Dimensionally this model will not depart from the rest of the trim models. It measures the length of 212.4 in, height 70.4, max-width 74.3 in, and a wheelbase of 128.3 in. If you didn’t know, the Elevation trim is also available on the GMC Sierra model.
However, the Elevation package on the Canyon will provide a more distinctive appearance because of darker details. It features dark grille, body-color grille surround, black Off-road step bars, assist steps, and blacked-out 18-inch aluminum wheels wrapped in P265/60R18 all-season tires. Unlike the GMC Sierra Elevation, which is a trim level within the lineup, the upcoming Canyon Elevation is an aesthetics package that looks unique. However, the color palette is not so rich and includes five paints Summit White, Onyx Black, Dark Sky Metallic, Red Quartz Tintcoat, Satin Steel Metallic.
Interior Offers Durability and Quality
The forthcoming 2021 GMC Canyon Elevation Edition adds plenty of quality inside. Firstly, the base model comes with a standard 8-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay, and Android Auto phone integrations.
Moreover, 4G Wi-Fi hotspot and OnStar systems are standard as well. Everything inside is upscale. The dashboard offers soft-touch materials and interior hosts additional brushed aluminum accents. Comfort is at a high level and the new model should gain additional driver-assistance features. According to carbuzz website, this model will include Back-Up Camera, Tire Pressure Monitor, Stability Control, Traction Control, and plenty of more standard features. However, Rear Parking Aid comes optionally.
2021 GMC Canyon Elevation Under the Hood
The latest 2021 GMC Canyon Elevation is the pickup truck that will be available with two engine options. Interestingly, the approaching model is using a 2.5-liter turbo engine that produces 200 horses. According to officials, this powertrain will be the lightest one. Moreover, primarily thanks to that, it will provide much better fuel efficiency than the other one powertrain. We also heard that GMC would use a new 6-Speed automatic gearbox on this model.
The second option is a 3.6-liter V6 that produces 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. This mill cost an additional $1500 and unlike the first engine, it`s equipped with a new GMC`s 8-speed automatic transmission. Thanks to this engine, the Elevation model has a maximum tow rating of 7,000 pounds. Moreover, both models will use a Rear-Wheel Drive system.
Price and Release Date
The price of the newest 2021 GMC Canyon Elevation pickup will cost little less than Canyon SLE. Moreover, this model will start at $30.000. Overall, the design of this model is attractive and buyers can choose two engine options. According to General Motors, this pickup truck would be available later this year.