The 2021 GMC Canyon is the small but mighty pickup truck you’ve been waiting for. From performance to capability, the Canyon is sure to deliver when it comes time to getting the job done.
For the latest model year, the Canyon offers an updated exterior design, enhanced driver tech features, performance upgrades and even a new trim option!
It’s All in the Details
Notable exterior features include the Canyon’s wide and aggressive body, complemented by its defined body sculpting. Its wide-mouthed grille sits between rectangular LED headlights. With these bold exterior features, the Canyon is sure to make a lasting first impression.
Inside, you’ll immediately notice the Canyon’s spacious and functional design. Even the Crew Cab Canyon trims are able to offer comfortable seating for up to 5 passengers. You’ll also find convenient under-seat storage options on all Crew Cab models, as well as rear-folding split bench seats to maximize cargo capacity further. Each trim option is equipped with an 8” infotainment touchscreen with Apple CarPlay and Android Auto capability. The Canyon is also available with a 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot.
There are now 3 trim options to choose from, in both Crew Cab and Extended Cab:
- Elevation Standard & Elevation
We’ll highlight some of our favourite key features in each trim to show you just how exciting these choices can be.
Canyon Elevation Standard & Elevation
This trim provides you with the perfect blend or modern styling and rugged capability. Some notable exterior Elevation features include the exclusive 18” black painted aluminum wheels and body colour grille, fitted with painted black inserts. For enhanced road visibility, you can opt for available LED fog lamps.
You’ll also have premium interior options to “elevate” your Canyon’s style even further. For instance, this trim offers available leather-appointed seating, heated driver and front passenger seats and heated steering wheel. You can even opt for the available 7-speaker Bose premium audio system.
When it comes to power and capability, you certainly won’t be disappointed. The Canyon Elevation Standard & Elevation offers 3 engine options to help you get the job done.
- 2.5L 4-cylinder engine (200 horsepower, 191 lb.-ft. of torque)
- 3.6L V6 engine (308 horsepower, 275 lb.-ft. of torque)
- 2.8L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine (181 horsepower, 369 lb.-ft. of torque)
With these engine options, you’ll have the power to tow up to 7,700 lbs.
The Canyon is the perfect pickup not only for towing, but also for off-roading fun. Offering both refined aesthetic and rugged capability, the AT4 is ready for any adventure.
To help you handle any terrain, the AT4 comes standard with exclusive 31” Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac tires, as well as 17” AT4 wheels. The AT4 is also fitted with a black chrome grille, black grille surround, red recovery hooks, LED fog lamps and AT4 badging throughout the exterior. Additionally, the AT4 is fitted with a transfer case shield that protects your transfer case from rocks and debris. You’ll even find AT4 badging inside, stitched along the leather-appointed front seats.
The AT4’s interior is equipped with smart tech and entertainment features you’ll love, like the available Bose Premium audio system and wireless smartphone charging pad.
The AT4 is available with either the 3.6L V6 engine or the 2.8L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and offers a towing capacity of up to 7,600 lbs. The AT4 also offers an off-road suspension package and advanced hill descent control.
And if you’re looking to make the most of the AT4’s rugged capability, you can opt for the available Off Road Performance Package, which includes great features like:
- 1” suspension leveling kit
- Performance front and mid skid plates
- Off-road rocker panel protector
- 17” gloss black wheels
- Gloss black performance exhaust tip
- Carbon black AT4 logos
- GMC spray-in bedliner
- Accessory floor liners
If you’re interested in a more refined aesthetic, the Canyon Denali is the trim option for you. From the 20” diamond-cut machined aluminum wheels to the meshed chrome grille and chrome side steps, the Canyon Denali is stylish and luxurious. You’ll also notice the luxurious interior features, like the open-pore ashwood trim and leather-appointed seating with both heated and ventilated capability.
The Denali trim is standard with the 3.6L V6 engine (or 2.8L Duramax Turbo Diesel) as well as the Bose premium audio system.
Advanced Safety Technology
No matter which trim you choose, you can count on having peace of mind when it comes to your safety. The 2021 GMC Canyon offers a suite of advanced active safety features that help prevent collisions and encourage safe driving practices. Along with the standard rear vision camera, you’ll have the following available safety technology:
- Rear park assist
- Lane departure warning
- Forward collision assist
- Tire pressure monitoring system
So why wait any longer to get behind the wheel of the versatile, capable and rugged 2021 GMC Canyon? At Humberview Chevrolet Buick GMC, we’re dedicated to providing you with thorough, up-to-date information so that you can make the best Canyon choice for you. Browse our inventory online and contact us today to make an appointment for a test drive. We’re confident you’ll love the 2021 Canyon as much as we do.