If you’re looking for a third-row SUV with plenty of space, power, and standard features, you’ve probably considered the 2019 GMC Yukon. This full-size SUV has been available on the market since its debut in 1992 and has continuously gained popularity among consumers and critics. Throughout the years this vehicle has undergone several major redesigns, updates, and changes, which have only improved the Yukon and its performance across several automotive categories. Today, the 2019 GMC Yukon is a bold, sleek, and powerful SUV which is instantly considered among drivers looking for a large and luxurious vehicle.
Some of the top highlights of the 2018 GMC Yukon include its abundance of standard features across nearly every category. From safety and entertainment to comfort and convenience, the Yukon offers many of its best features for no additional cost on even the base model of the vehicle. These standard features include an 8-inch touchscreen display, 4G LTE WiFi Hotspot, Front and Rear Park Assist, a Tire Pressure Monitoring System, premium cabin materials, tri-zone automatic climate control, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. However, if you’re looking to upgrade to even more luxurious features, the Yukon also offers a heated steering wheel, heated second-row seats, an 8-inch Driver Information Center, and navigation.
The 2019 GMC Yukon is also one of the top contenders in its class when it comes to power. In fact, its power competes with many 2019 model trucks. The Yukon offers two impressive engine options including a 5.3L V8 paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission and a 6.2L V8 paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission. Drivers choosing to upgrade to the 6.2L V8 engine can enjoy a towing capacity of up to 8,400 LBS and an incredible 420 hp. For the driver looking to tow heavy items on a regular basis, and with several passengers onboard, the Yukon is a must-have vehicle. Drivers also appreciated the fair fuel economy offered by the Yukon, given its large size and capabilities.
Overall, the 2019 GMC Yukon has plenty to offer drivers looking for power, technology, space, and safety. But to help you determine if this vehicle is right for you, we’ll take a closer look at this third-row SUV and take a look at how it performs in some of the most important categories.
When it comes to performance, there are few that can contend with the 2019 GMC Yukon. Offering two powerful engines including a 5.3L V8 engine and a 6.2L V8, the new Yukon can produce between 355 and 420 hp. With its 6.2L V8 engine offering up to 460 lb-ft torque and a maximum towing capacity of 8,400 LBS, the 2019 GMC Yukon is incredibly capable. In fact, these ratings rival many compact and full-size trucks available on the market. Wondering what you can tow with this capacity? Here are a few items that the Yukon can easily tackle:
With all of this power, the Yukon still provides competitive fuel efficiency with up to 15 mpg in the city and 22 mpg on the highway. It is also important to note that the 5.3L V8 engine is paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission, while the 6.2L V8 is paired with a 10-speed automatic transmission.
Many drivers are attracted to large SUVs like the Yukon for their spacious interiors, and for a good reason! The 2019 GMC Yukon offers up to 94.7 cu. Ft. of cargo space with the seats folded down or 15.3 cu. Ft. of space with each seat occupied. Speaking of seating, the Yukon can comfortably fit up to 8 passengers. Drivers and critics not that passengers can experience plenty of legroom, and that this SUV offers plenty of compartments to keep items onboard tidy and organized. With the 2019 GMC Yukon, you’ll have plenty of room to fit all of your passengers and their belongings with ease.
GMC SUVs are known for their comfortable and luxurious interiors, and when it comes to the Yukon this couldn’t be truer. On the inside, you’ll find that the cabin is appointed with only the highest quality materials. For convenience and style, controls are easy to navigate and intelligently placed. Even small details like stitching, soft to the touch materials, and textured controls stand out to enhance the luxury feel of this cabin. Standard and available comfort and convenience features include:
Whether or not you’re planning on transporting friends and family on a long trip or running errands without any passengers, a high level of comfort and convenience in your vehicle is essential. Thankfully, the 2019 GMC Yukon provides exactly that.
Technology plays an important role in the purchase of your next vehicle. Driver and passengers want to remain connected while utilizing the latest technology on the market. Convenient charging options and ample entertainment features also go a long way in keeping yourself and your passengers comfortable. Luckily, if you’re looking for the latest entertainment technology, you’ll find it onboard the 2019 GMC Yukon. Standard features on this 3rd row SUV include:
While these advanced entertainment features are enough to please even the most tech-savvy drivers and passengers, GMC also offers several opportunities to enhance the onboard tech further. For example, drivers who choose to upgrade to one of the higher trim levels can experience additional features like wireless charging and navigation.
GMC understands that safety is one of the most important automotive categories, and this is reflected across the standard and available features of the 2019 GMC Yukon. While many features like StabiliTrak, Front and Rear Park Assist, and a Tire Pressure Monitoring System come standard for the Yukon, this SUV offers even more advanced technology on its higher trim levels. These available features include:
Of course, the 2019 GMC Yukon also features all of the most critical safety features as standard including a full airbag suite, daytime running lamps, LATCH system, rear vision camera, 4-wheel antilock brakes, and a passenger sensing airbag system. With the combination of preventative and protective safety technology, the Yukon gives drivers and passengers the ability to ride in confidence.
GMC understands that drivers love the ability to customize their vehicle to their exact needs. For this reason, there are plenty of package options available for the 2019 GMC Yukon. Many of these packages are available for upgrade among the lower trim levels and become standard on higher trim levels. Package options for the 2019 GMC Yukon include:
These packages include the addition of features like power adjustable pedals, a universal home remote, Safety Alert Seat, trailer brake controller, all-weather floor mats, and a power sunroof. However, there are several more packages and corresponding features available for the Yukon. To learn more about these options, feel free to ask a helpful member of our sales staff for more information.