The upcoming 2021 GMC Yukon Denali has been spied and according to the images, the new model will get significant upgrades. Like the base Yukon model, the new Denali trim will get numerous refreshments that will include a more attractive design followed by techy and spacious cabin.
Also, under the bonnet, the Denali model will get some mechanical updates. These updates will bring better performance and headling. The powerful 6.2-liter V8 engine is lying under the hood of this SUV and it delivers 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of twist.
2021 Yukon Denali Facelift
The new 2021 Yukon Denali and the base model will get numerous upgrades. Both models provide a unique look. Also, both will get the same shaped headlight and C-shaped taillights. However, Denali trim will bring even more changes at the front that will make it eye-catching and sporty.
Dimensionally, the Denali measure length 5179 mm (203.9 in.). The full-size SUV will come with the signature Denali styling including a unique new chrome grille and more exterior chrome accents. Also, it will be offered with bigger wheels than the standard one. It comes with 20” bright machined aluminum wheels and hands-free tailgate as standard. Yukon XL Denali model will be also available. This SUV will be a larger version. Its length is 5700 mm (224.4 in.)
The 2021 GMC Yukon Denali will be offered with the new interior. The manufacturer will drastically change the cabin of the Denali model. There will be more techs inside. Also, as before there will be enough space for eight passengers.
The comfort is guaranteed thanks to the leather seats. Also, there will be plenty of techs. The standard model will provide features like 8-in. diagonal full-color display, 10-speaker, Bose® Premium Centerpoint® surround sound system, Active Noise Cancellation, Magnetic Ride Control, Head-Up Display Wireless charging and more.
Powertrain Details and Towing Rate
The upcoming 2021 GMC Yukon Denali will use a stronger engine than the standard Yukon. The current SUV comes with a 5.3-liter V8 unit that delivers 355 hp and 385 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, this model provides great headling and a quiet ride. Whatsoever, if one needs more power the 2021 GMC Yukon Denali is the real deal. This model is equipped with the popular 6.2-liter V8 engine that produces up to 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of twist.
The Denali trim will also use a smoother 10-speed automatic transmission than the base model and a standard AWD setup. Also, thanks to the magnetic ride control and automatic locking rear differential this model provides better ride quality. Just to mentioned, magnetic ride control is the system that is available on most sports cars today. This technology is there to adapts and adjusts the shock absorbers of a vehicle in real-time and to deliver the best possible driving experience on all terrains. The towing capacity of this model is 8100 pounds.
2021 GMC Yukon Denali Price and Release Date
The 2021 GMC Yukon Denali will bring more updates and features next year that will increase its price. The new SUV will start at $68,500. This is $18,500 more than the entry-level Yukon that cost $50,000. We can expect all models to be available at the beginning of the next year. This will also include the release of the bigger Yukon XL model.