2021 GMC Yukon Family Fuel Economy Ratings, Payload & Towing Capacity

July 6th, 2020 by

2021 GMC Yukon Denali Exterior Passenger Side Front Angle
Payload and towing capacity are two of the most important specifications to consider when shopping for a utility vehicle like those we provide here from the GMC brand. With the 2021 GMC Yukon family’s release date on the horizon, we thought we’d fill you in on those numbers – in addition to their fuel economy ratings for city, highway and combined driving. Check out the details below!

[ READ MORE: All-new 2021 GMC Yukon Lineup Release Date ]

Model

Drivetrain

Engine

City

Highway

Combined

Payload

Towing

Max Towing

Yukon 2WD 5.3L V8 16 mpg 20 mpg 18 mpg 1,792 lbs. 7,900 lbs. 8,400 lbs.
Yukon 4WD 5.3L V8 16 mpg 20 mpg 18 mpg 1,702 lbs. 7,700 lbs. 8,200 lbs.
Yukon XL 2WD 5.3L V8 16 mpg 20 mpg 18 mpg 1,687 lbs. 7,800 lbs. 8,300 lbs.
Yukon XL 4WD 5.3L V8 15 mpg 19 mpg 17 mpg 1,698 lbs. 7,500 lbs. 8,000 lbs.
Yukon Denali 2WD 6.2L V8 15 mpg 20 mpg 17 mpg 1,671 lbs. 7,700 lbs. 8,200 lbs.
Yukon Denali 4WD 6.2L V8 14 mpg 19 mpg 16 mpg 1,616 lbs. 7,500 lbs. 8,000 lbs.
Yukon XL Denali 2WD 6.2L V8 14 mpg 20 mpg 16 mpg 1,612 lbs. 7,600 lbs. 8,100 lbs.
Yukon XL Denali 4WD 6.2L V8 14 mpg 19 mpg 16 mpg 1,612 lbs. 7,400 lbs. 7,900 lbs.

Hopefully, this table gives you a much better idea of all the different configurations available to you with the 2021 GMC Yukon family. This doesn’t yet include the 2021 GMC Yukon AT4, as information on that model wasn’t revealed in terms of EPA-estimated fuel economy ratings or payload and towing capabilities, but we’ll be sure to add that to the table as soon as we have the details.

2021 GMC Yukon Denali Interior Cabin Seats Folded Flat
2021 GMC Yukon XL Denali Interior Cabin Seats Folded Flat

If you have any questions about the 2021 GMC Yukon family, don’t hesitate to reach out. We cannot wait for it to arrive!

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