Type: The GMC Canyon 2020 is a midsize 5 seater pickup truck from GMC. It is smaller than GMC’s full size Sierra 1500. The Canyon competes against the Nissan Frontier, Toyota Tacoma, Chevrolet Colorado, Toyota Tacoma, & Ford Ranger.
2020 Canyon Review Video
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The Canyon 2020 is marketed as a cuter and city-ready pickup compromise, however it usually falls short against the lease or finance payments of a comparable full size pickup. The novelty of the smaller truck wears off once you realize the financing rates and resale value are better most on a full size truck most months of the year.
Type: Midsize Pickup Truck
Seating: 5 passengers
Price: Starting from CAD $24,798
Fuel economy: 11.8/7.9 L/100km to 12.3/8.5 L/100km
Horsepower: 181 hp (diesel), 200 hp , or 308 hp
Engine: 2.8L Diesel 4 cylinder, 2.5L 4 Cylinder – 3.6L 6 Cylinder Engine
Highlights for the 2020 GMC Canyon
- Tire pressure monitor is standard on all models now
- Revisions to available equipment and safety packages
Pros & Cons
- V6 engine has excellent towing capability, similar t that of a full size truck
- Easy to drive
- Midsize feels cramped – head room and front seats feel small
- Claustrophobic cabin
- Not much under seat storage options
Frequently Asked Questions
The truck comes with a Denali trim, which sports leather heated and ventilated seats, chrome steps, chrome accents, 20″ rims, a wireless charging pad, and other standard safety features.
The truck comes with a 2.8L diesel engine option, however it is rarely ordered by dealerships. This engine is ideal for towing, however most buyers will opt for a full size truck for towing at this point, with the added functionality of a longer bed length.
The towing capacity is 1,588 kg with it’s diesel engine. Although its capable, you may prefer to opt for a larger truck for towing.
The best accessories on the Canyon tend to be the sidesteps, as well as a spray on bed liner. The liner is not standard, however makes the bed more durable, and increases the resale value of the truck in the future.
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