GMCs mid-size pickup the Canyon ran from 2004-2012 before it disappeared from the lineup. But its on its way back, and returning to the GMC lineup for the 2015 model year and we couldnt be more excited. The little truck has the power and performance youve come expect from a GMC truck, while also having the fuel economy and maneuverability of a smaller vehicle. But whats more, is that the 2015 GMC Canyon in Edmonton AB is filled to the brim with first-in-class features never-before-seen in the mid-size pickup category.
The importance of power is obvious. You wouldnt be looking into buying a truck if you didnt want a little extra juice under the hood, and the 2015 GMC Canyon has the juice youre looking for. With two different engine options that each leader their particular segment with the most power available, the GMC Canyon is a still a powerhouse. With the most powerful option, a 3.6L V6 engine, this little guy can pump out 305 horsepower and 269 lb-ft of torque. Furthermore, this little engine that could can be paired with a trailering package that shoots it up to best-in-class max trailering stardom with a whopping 7,000 lbs of capability, unheard of in the mid-size class. But if fuel economy is more important than maximizing your power and trailering, you can opt for a 200 horsepower 2.5L four-cylinder engine as well.
First-in-Class Features of the 2015 GMC Canyon
The 2015 GMC Canyon is chock-full of features never before seen in the mid-size pickup class before. Some of them are surprising, like having a power driver seat, but others are impressive additions to a popular class of truck. Four of these first-in-class features come standard across the board, like electric power steering, which uses an electric motor to assist you. Duralife brake rotors for more confidence when youre braking, and projector-beam headlamps with LED signature lighting so you can see where youre going, and everybody else can see you coming. And lastly, a CornerStep rear bumper that makes it much easier to access the trucks bed and maximize its usability.
There are plenty of extra, available features as well that have never been seen in the mid-size pickup class before. Active grille shutters enhance your fuel efficiency and an autotrac transfer case that sets you up to go off-road if thats more your style. An EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate combines with that CornerStep bumper to make your bed even more accessible. Lane Departure Warning and Forward Collision Alert are some of the brand new collision prevention safety features, and you can have them in your 2015 GMC Canyon. And last but not least, the IntelliLink color touch screen that keeps you connected can be added right to your dash.
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And the features weve mentioned here are only the ones that have never been seen in the class before. There are plenty of other standard and available features that make the 2015 GMC Canyon great, and plenty of options to make it your own. We foresee a great future for the Canyon, and a great future for anyone who picks up a 2015. If this truck sounds like a dream come true, feel free to schedule a test drive today or give us a call with any further questions.