2018 GMC Yukon Denali: Boasts Of More Sophistication Among Other Updates

Jun 24, 2017 01:00 AM EDT | Paul Urban

2018 GMC YUKON DENALI Review Rendered Price Specs Release Date

The 2018 GMC Yukon Denali boasts of more sophisticated character and 10-speed automatic transmission.
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The 2018 GMC Yukon Denali boasts of exciting and interesting updates sure to please every industry expert and car enthusiast. Its updates go further than what the eye can see, which is even better. Experts think that the 2018 Yukon Denali is one of the best of its kind as it gets officially goes on sale this fall.

The 2018 GMC Yukon Denali not only comes in looking enticingly sophisticated for having a multi-dimensional grille, which is borrowed from the GMC Acadia and Terrain models. Having it paired with HID headlamps and supplemental LED Signature Lighting takes its sophistication to a whole new level.

The air grille doesn't only contribute to its appearance. It goes way more than that for providing better airflow to the radiator and lessens the aero drag while cruising. The Yukon Denali has an impressive combination of functionality and aesthetics, no doubt.

The 2018 Yukon Denali does get a new 10-speed Hydra-Matic unit, which promises smoother shifting and even greater responsiveness. Its 6.2-liter V-8 engine also gets retained. Such engine is capable of producing 420-horsepower.

Its cabin gets the sophistication the Yukon Denali is known for. GMC Yukon Denali adds a Mastique Ash real wood trim. Its first and second rows are heated and the front row is well-ventilated. It has 8-inch infotainment system with compatibility to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.

It is almost a common knowledge that GMC Acadia holds the biggest sales record among GMC models. However, the Denali contributes to more than half of all Yukon sales. This is easy to understand as it comes with interesting updates for both its exterior and interior.

The 2018 GMC Yukon Denali promises to have better fuel efficiency as well. Although official EPA has yet to be released, it is expected to be one of the best for a full-sized SUV. It is sure to surpass the fuel efficiency of its old eight-speed unit.

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