If power, safety and security are essential to your choice of car, and expense comes well down the list, then you could do a lot worse than choose the new 2015 GMC Yukon Denali. As the name suggests, it’s designed for rugged, outdoor living, yet settle into the driver’s seat and you could imagine yourself safe at home, perhaps seated in front of the best technology can offer.
For an SUV, the exterior of new GMC Yukon Denali 2015 suggests a level of refinement not commonplace in the market. It’s soft lines and sleek styling belie the fact that this is a 17-foot, three ton truck. Of particular note is the handsome grill framing the GMC logo, which presents an elegant contrast to the slightly snub nosed bonnet. The new GMC Yukon Denali 2015 comes with standard 20 inch wheels with an optional 22 inches extra. Raised up on high axles, ground clearance isn’t something you have to worry about. The tailgate opens to reveal an expansive truck which is also accessible by raising the rear windscreen, enabling unloading with the risk of spillage. And if your shipping requirements are truly expansive, the second and third rows of seats fold down making this SUV more like a flat-bed truck.
Interior of Denali
Inside, new 2015 GMC Yukon Denali have spared no expense. Java Burl poplar wood inlays and brushed aluminium trims set off a dashboard that has been designed expressly for convenience and functionality. The controls have been carefully positioned and the central LCD is positioned high up, making it easier to read. All the seats are upholstered in leather with the front and second row incorporating temperature controls.
Engine, GMC Yukon Denali 2015 specs
The 2015 GMC Yukon Denali is powered by an innovative V8 6.2L EcoTec3 engine that delivers 420 hp and 460 Ib-ft torque. According to GMC this is segment-leading performance. Yet such power comes with added systems that serve to reduce consumption and emissions. Advanced Direct Injection, makes for a quieter engine with improved efficiency, while GMC’s Active Fuel Management can activate or de-activate four of the eight cylinders dependent upon load and power requirements. Variable Valve Timing adjusts to differing RPM rates and driving conditions to create performance efficiencies.
2015 GMC Yukon Denali Price and Release date
GMC’s suggested price of new GMC Yukon Denali for the basic model comes in over $63,000 though delivery costs and added extras could raise this significantly. Retailers are selling the model for values around the $70,000 mark. If you need your SUV to cope in the harshest of environments, but you miss the luxury and security of the home, there are far worse choices you could make. If road presence is an issue and you like to stand out from the crowd, then this is surely the option to take.