Shortly after the associated Chevrolet Colorado debuted final week, GMC introduced on Tuesday the 2023 Canyon will debut on Aug. 11. The corporate additionally mentioned 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 therapy after the full-size Sierra 1500. GMC beforehand mentioned the usual AT4X may have 17-inch beadlock-capable wheels, nevertheless it hasn’t disclosed different particulars.
A newly launched teaser picture of the AT4X Version 1 reveals a push bar with an LED gentle bar, and a GMC press launch talked about a manufacturing facility elevate package, nevertheless it’s unclear which options are particular to the Version 1 and which can be provided on the usual AT4X. The Version 1 can be obtainable for buyer reservations at launch, GMC mentioned, 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 is going to 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 commonplace driver-assist know-how, an up to date infotainment system, and wheels that use the identical bolt sample as Common 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 nicely.
Verify again subsequent week for full particulars on the 2023 GMC Canyon.