Did you know that the GMC Yukon has been one of the most popular SUVs on the road since 1999? Marshfield GMC shoppers will discover that there is a clear reason for its continued popularity. One look at the vehicle’s attractive exterior or one moment inside its comfortable interior will have you sold.
This year’s Yukon, which can fit up to nine passengers and their cargo comfortably, is a must-see for Marshfield GMC fans. Visit Wheeler’s Automotive, one of the leading Wisconsin GMC dealers serving Stevens Point and Wausau today for more information!
Yukon and the long-wheelbase Yukon XL are available in SLE (cloth trim) and SLT trim (leather appointments), as well as the premium Yukon Denali and Yukon XL Denali models. All Yukon and Yukon Denali models are offered in 2WD and 4WD configurations. Yukon XL is also offered in a heavy-duty 2500-series model. A third-row seat is standard on all Yukon models.
Yukon and Yukon XL models feature a 5.3L V-8 with GM’s fuel-saving Active Fuel Management technology, while Denali models feature a 6.2L V-8 and Yukon XL 2500 is powered by a 6.0L V-8. All engines in the Yukon range are capable of running on E85 ethanol and feature efficiency-enhancing features including variable valve timing and Active Fuel Management (6.0L does not feature Active Fuel Management).
Wisconsin GMC fans will find the Yukon Denali and Yukon Denali XL models to be instantly identifiable by their signature chrome honeycomb grille and monochromatic exterior appointments. They also have unseen exclusive features, including an acoustical insulation package that helps make them quieter.
Standard content includes exclusive 20-inch wheels, a power liftgate, power release second-row fold-and-tumble bucket seats, head curtain side air bags, power-adjustable pedals, an electrochromic (auto-dimming) inside mirror, a remote start system, a rearview camera system and ultrasonic rear parking assist.
Stevens Point GMC Yukon drivers and passengers will feel like royalty with the luscious interior appointments. The interiors include standard Nuance leather-covered seating with heated and cooled first-row seats and heated second-row captain’s seats, as well as leather trim throughout.
A power and heated steering wheel with easy entry/exit is standard on all Denali models. Optional features include a power sunroof, power-retractable assist steps and a rear-seat, DVD-based entertainment system and a third-row DVD entertainment system (Yukon Denali XL).
Yukon and Yukon XL interiors are versatile. The third-row seats fold flat and are easily tumbled forward or removed for maximum cargo area. Also, the center console storage compartment, at 20.1 liters of capacity, is the segment’s largest. The glove box offers significant storage space, too, and features damped opening operation that bolsters quietness and refinement.
The Yukon and Yukon XL also offer an industry-exclusive power fold-and-tumble second-row seat feature that eases access to the third-row seat. They feature release buttons on the interior C-pillar to provide an easy, immediate release of the seat and an access path to the third-row seat or cargo area.
All Denali models are powered by a 6.2L V-8 with variable valve timing and Active Fuel Management technology that is rated at 403 horsepower (301 kW).
Yukon and Yukon XL 1500 models are powered by a Vortec 5.3L V-8 that balances power and efficiency.
Yukon Denali models are equipped with a larger-displacement, 6.2L V-8 that is rated at 403 horsepower (301 kW) and 417 lb.-ft. of torque (565 Nm). Like the 5.3L engine, it features variable valve timing and Active Fuel Management technology.
The Yukon XL 2500 features the Vortec 6.0L V-8, rated at 352 horsepower (262 kW) and 382 lb.-ft. of torque (518 Nm), with variable valve timing. It is paired with the heavy-duty Hydra-matic 6L90 six-speed automatic.
Wausau GMC Yukon owners can enjoy peace and quiet while riding, because their children will be entertained in the back seat. The rear-seat entertainment system available on all models, includes a DVD player with a remote control, overhead display, two sets of wireless infrared headphones, auxiliary audio/video jacks, remote game plug-in and mute button in overhead console.
SiriusXM Satellite Radio comes standard on all models. Also standard on the SLE and SLT models is an audio system with AM/FM/CD and USB port. A Bose Centerpoint Surround Sound 10-speaker system comes standard on Denali; a Bose nine-speaker system is standard on the SLE and SLT.
Wheeler’s Automotive, one of the leading Wisconsin GMC dealers serving Stevens Point and Wausau, invites area shoppers to learn more about the amazing 2012 GMC Yukon now. Give us a call at 715-203-4006 to learn more!