2018 GMC YUKON DENALI SLT PREMIUM EDITION REVIEW & CHANGES – GMC has launched the 2018 Yukon SLT Premium Edition, which boasts lots of chrome highlights and high-end interior features. The model may go for sale this season and will probably be available as the standard Yukon or as the long-wheelbase Yukon XL.
Special design details on the 2018 GMC Yukon SLT Premium Edition include 22-inch chrome wheels, vibrant chrome body-side moldings, a shiny exhaust idea, and a chrome grille. Also appearing for the collapse-flat second- and 3rd-row seats, an automated power liftgate, wireless phone recharging, GMC’s IntelliLink multimedia user interface with the 8-inch touchscreen and navigation, Apple CarPlay and Google Android Auto compatibility, and keyless entry/start. With rear-wheel drive, towing capacity actually reaches 8,500 pounds for Yukon models or 8,300 pounds for XL variations.
“The new Yukon SLT Premium Edition contributes variation and individualized style to the currently nicely-designated Yukon SLT model,” mentioned Stu Pierce, senior citizen advertising and marketing director for GMC Trucks And Full-size SUVs. “For critical consumers looking for uncompromising capacity and unrivaled refinement in a full-size SUV, Yukon SLT Premium Edition offers the newest in systems, features and a special and premium style.”
Under the hood is a 5.3-liter V-8 rated at 355 hp and 385 lb-ft of torque. The engine is available paired to a six-speed automatic transmission. Fuel economy scores are 16/23 mpg city/highway for rear-wheel-drive models and 15/22 mpg with four-wheel drive.