Shortly after the associated Chevrolet Colorado debuted final week, GMC introduced on Tuesday the 2023 Canyon will debut on Aug. 11. The corporate additionally stated the Canyon will get a particular Version 1 bundle for the AT4X off-road variant.
GMC confirmed the Canyon AT4X in April, making the mid-size pickup truck the second GMC mannequin to get the AT4X remedy after the full-size Sierra 1500. GMC beforehand stated the usual AT4X can have 17-inch beadlock-capable wheels, but it surely hasn’t disclosed different particulars.
A newly launched teaser photograph of the AT4X Version 1 reveals a push bar with an LED mild bar, and a GMC press launch talked about a manufacturing unit elevate package, but it surely’s unclear which options are particular to the Version 1 and which shall be provided on the usual AT4X. The Version 1 shall be accessible for buyer reservations at launch, GMC stated, with actual timing to be introduced at a later date.
2023 GMC Canyon AT4X teaser
We do know that the Canyon will get the identical upgrades because the redesigned 2023 Chevrolet Colorado revealed final month. Meaning it would have a brand new body with the entrance axle moved ahead 2.9 inches and a 3.1-inch wheelbase stretch, in addition to extra normal driver-assist know-how, an up to date infotainment system, and wheels that use the identical bolt sample as Basic Motors’ full-size vans.
Just like the Colorado, anticipate the present Canyon’s inline-4, V-6, and turbodiesel engines to get replaced by a single 2.7-liter turbo-4, with completely different outputs relying on trim. Each 2023 Colorado additionally will get an 8-speed automated transmission, and we anticipate that to be the case with the Canyon as effectively.
Test again subsequent week for full particulars on the 2023 GMC Canyon.