2017 GMC Canyon

The Only Premium Midsize Pickup

There is no truck like a GMC Canyon. Easier to maneuver than larger trucks and more capable and versatile than any midsize pickup. A quiet cabin with comfortable seats. A high level of standard equipment. Premium materials and precision in engineering and design. New for 2017, Canyone adds the first Duramax diesel engine in a midsize pickup - at 31 MPG hwy it has the best fuel economy available in a pickup. Meet the 2017 Canyon: everything you want in a smart-sized pickup truck. Our features include:


  • Power Driver Seat
  • CornerStep rear Bumper
  • Duralife brake rotors
  • Projector-beam headlamps with LED signature lighting
  • Electric power steering
  • Autotrac transfer case (4WD models)


  • Lane Departure Warning/Forward Collision Alert
  • EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate
  • IntelliLink with 8-inch diagonal Color Touch Screen


The Canyon was designed to be efficient and maneuverable, yet make a powerful and lasting first impression. From innovative cargo box features and a stronger foundation, to striking stylying, Canyone is truly a standout among all trucks.

Cargo Box Functionality

Canyon delivers an easy-to-use cargo box with plenty of functional features. Manage your cargo and protect your truck bed with:
  • The largest cargo box by volume in a midsized pickup
  • Integrated CornerStep rear bumper for easy access to the box
  • Available upper tie-downs can be placed in 13 locations to help you manage cargo of many shapes and sizes
  • Available accessories to help manage cargo of all shapes and sizes
  • Available in EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate
  • Available spray-on bed liner

Attention to Detail

It's the little things that set the Canyon apart. That's abundantly clear with design details such as:
  • Projector-beam headlamps
  • LED-signature front lighting
  • Chrome grille surround
  • Chrome mirror caps and door handles on SLT models
  • Available All Terrain Package with distinctive carbon-fiber-inspired trim and red contrast stitching


The 2017 Canyon offers an engine lineup that delivers power and efficiency - because you shouldn't have to compromise.

New Duramax Diesel Engine: 31 MPG HWY

Like the legendary Duramax V-8, Canyon's available all-new Duramax 2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel engine delivers abundant torque and horsepower- doing it all with stingy efficiency. The Duramax 2.8L features a variable-geometry turbocharger for optimal power and efficiency across the rpm band and a balance shaft for greater smoothness. It also features the best fuel economy in a truck at 22 city/31 highway MPG. Available on SLE and SLT Crew Cab models. Read more about Canyone Diesel Fuel economy on GMC Life. Other Duramax features and specs:
  • The 181 horsepower at 3400 rpm and 369 lb-ft of torque at 2000 rpm
  • Segment-first exhaust brake uses engine compression to slow the truck down, reducing the amount of conventional braking needed while driving downhill
  • Includes an Integrated Trailer Brake Controller
  • B20 Biodiesel capable
  • Paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission

3.6L V6 (Gas)

Rated at 305 horsepower, the Canyon's V6 offers an exceptional combination of power and fuel efficiency. EPA-estimated fuel economy is 18 city/26 highway for 2WD models and 17 city/24 highway for 4WD models. When equipped with the Max Trailering Package, it offers a max trailering rating of 7,000 lbs.

2.5L 4-Cylinder (Gas)

Rated at 200 horsepower, Canyon's 4-cylinder engine is the most powerful 4-cylinder in the segment. EPA-estimated fuel economy for models with an automatic transmission is 20 city/27 highway for 2WD models and 19 city/26 highway for 4WD models. A six-speed manual transmission is available on 2WD extended cab SL or base Canyone trim models.

Duralife Brake Rotors

This Ferritic Nitrocarburizing technology is a GM-exclusive patented process that hardens and strengthens roto. Duralife protects against corrosion and can double the life of the rotos compared to conventional rotors.

Driver Control Technology

Stay confidently in command of your Canyone and whatever you may be hauling or trailering with these intelligent control features:
  • StabiliTrak with Traction Control helps you stay on course, even during sudden maneuvers, by intelligently managing braking and throttle to help keep the vehicle on its intended path
  • Trailer Sway Control
  • Available Hill Descent Control allows for a controlled descent without use of the brake pedal
  • Available Automatic Locking Rear Differential for increased traction in low-speed situations


The 2017 Canyon small pickup offers technology to help you stay connected and in control

Now Featuring Apple CarPlay

New for Canyone is Apple CarPlay. It's the smarter way to use your iPhone. Now many of the functions you use your phone for - entertainment, communication and directions- appear on Canyon's 8-inch diagonal color touch screen display. Simply plug in your smartphone via USB and take advantage of these benefits:
  • Project your phone's navigation, including traffic, into the 2016 Canyon IntelliLink display
  • Use voice recognition to make calls, send and receive texts and listen to musicAccess calendar information including times, addresses and contact information
  • Visit apple.com

Stay Connected Anywhere You Go

OnStar offers available 4G Wi-Fi hotspot so you stay connected to the internet and your favorite apps anywhere you go. It's available and ready to connect to your devices on the go, giving you an integrated and customizable in-vehicle experience.

Rear Vision Camera

The standard Rear Vision Camera helps to provide the clarity and peace of mind while maneuvering and parking your Canyon - even in the tightest of spots. It provides a view behind the vehicle which is displayed in the radio screen.


The available 8-inch diagonal Color Touch Radio with next-generation IntelliLink lets you customize your media and connect with unprecedented ease. Features include:
  • Natural language voice command
  • MyMedia connects media libraries from multiple devices
  • Customizable "Favorites" lets you save albums, songs, artists, destinations and contacts
  • Bluetooth connectivity
  • Smartphone integration for hands-free calling and phone book access
  • Ability to stream Pandora Internet Radio
  • Siri Eyes Free available for select iPhone users


All Terrain Package

Available on the SLE trim with the Convenience Package:
  • X71 Off-ROad suspension package
  • 17" Dark Argent Metallic cast-aluminum wheels
  • Automatic locking rear differential (2WD models)
  • Hill Descent Control
  • Transfer case shield (4WD only)
  • Jet Black/Cobaly Red cloth heated ront seats
  • 4-way power passenger front seat
  • Body-color CornerStep rear bumper
  • Additional optional features
  • Available in Cardinal Red, Quicksilver Metallic, Onyx Black or Cyber Gray Metallic

All Terrain Adventure Package

Include All Terrain Package features plus:
  • GearOn Bar Package
  • 3" round step bars
  • All-weather floor mats
  • Spray-on-bedliner
  • Available in Cardinal Red, Quicksilver Metallic, Onyx Black or Cyber Gray Metallic


The GMC Canyone offers state-of-the-art safety and Driver Alert technologies. These proven, innovative technologies help provide peace of mind for the unexpected. Safety features are no substitute for the driver's responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Read the vehicle's owner's manual for more important safety information.

Driver Alert Technologies

Using cameras to watch where you may not be able to see, these available features let you know when you may be approaching another vehicle too quickly or when you're leaving your driving lane:
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning

Safe & Connected: OnStar

  • Standard 6-month trial to OnStar
  • Service includes Automatic Crash Response, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, Roadside Assistance, AtYourService, a link to emergency services, and remote Door Unlock
  • The OnSTar Basic Plan, which is available for five years from vehicle delivery date, includes OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Dealer Maintenance Notification and access to myGMC mobile app services

GMC Safety Message

Your safety is very important to use. If you want to determine whether or not there is a recall on your current vehicle or on a vehicle you are considering, visit safecar.gov or call *888)327-4236

Pro Grade Protection

Standard on every new 2017 GMC Canyon, GMC Pro Grade Protection has you truly protected with features and services including:
  • Two-maintenance visits
  • 3-year/36,000-mile Bumper-to-Bumper Limited Warranty
  • 5-year/60,000-mile Powertrain Limited Warranty
  • 5-year/60,000-mile Roadside Assistance & Courtesy Transportation
  • 6-month trial of OnStar
  • 5 -year OnStar Basic Plan

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