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2015 GMC Canyon

Staff writer ▼ | September 27, 2014
The all-new GMC Canyon was designed to be efficient and maneuverable, yet it makes a powerful and lasting first impression.
2015 GMC Canyon
All-new, all-improved   The small truck category
2015 GMC CanyonRated at 305 horsepower, Canyon's 3.6L V6 engine is the most powerful in its segment. When equipped with the trailering package, it offers a Best-in-Class Max Trailering rating of 7,000 lbs4. The 2.5L 4-cylinder engine is the most powerful in the segment, with 200 HP, it's impressively efficient and capable. Both engines feature direct injection and variable valve timing. A 6-speed manual transmission is standard on the 2WD SL and extended cab base Canyon trim levels, and an automatic transmission is standard on all other models.

SLE and SLT models come equipped with Active Grille Shutters that automatically close when conditions are right, reducing aerodynamic drag and optimizing efficiency.

2015 GMC CanyonStabiliTrak with Traction Control helps you stay on course, even during sudden maneuvers, by intelligently managing braking and throttle to help keep the vehicle on its intended path. The manufacturer is proud of the Autotrac transfer case because no other small or midsize pickup offers an automatic transfer case. There is also Trailer Sway Control, available Hill Descent Control that allows for a controlled descent in rough terrain without use of the brake pedal, and Automatic Locking Rear Differential for increased traction is also available.

2015 GMC CanyonThe 2015 Canyon small pickup offers technology to help you stay connected and in control. OnStar offers available 4G LTE built-in Wi-Fi hotspot so you stay connected to the internet and your favorite apps anywhere you go. It's available and ready to connect to your devices on the go. The standard Rear Vision Camera helps to provide clarity and peace of mind while maneuvering and parking your Canyon — even in the tightest or smallest of spots. It provides a view behind the vehicle, which is displayed in the radio screen.

2015 GMC CanyonCanyon delivers an easy-to-use cargo box with plenty of functional features. It features the largest cargo box in a midsized pickup with an integrated CornerStep rear bumper for easy access to the box. Available upper tie-downs can be placed in different locations to help you manage cargo of many shapes and sizes, and available accessories help you manage cargo of all shapes and sizes. There is also available EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate and spray-on bed liner. So, there is plenty of options for any kind of things you'd want to carry around in your car.

2015 GMC CanyonThe GMC Canyon's safety and Driver Alert technologies help provide peace of mind for the unexpected. Using cameras to watch where you may not be able to see, these available features let you know when you may be approaching another vehicle too quickly or when you're leaving your driving lane. Forward Collision Alert and Lane Departure Warning may save you from very dangerous situations. There is also StabiliTrak with Traction Control what helps you stay on course, even during sudden maneuvers, by intelligently managing braking and throttle.