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GMC LIFE- DESIGN & TECHNOLOGY

THE ART AND FORWARD THINKING OF GMC

Bold visual looks with tailored forms and premium amenities. Advanced combustion systems and technologies to help stay safe, comfortable and connected. These details signal genuine GMC craftsmanship and innovation. Learn more about the design and technology of our trucks, crossovers and SUVs.


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Passengers can now ride together and stream separately with the new available WarnerMedia RIDE app and a compatible device connected to a vehicle’s 4G LTE Wi-Fi®† Hotspot. With this new streaming service and an unlimited in-vehicle data plan, friends or family can access more than 1,000 hours of live and on-demand movies and TV shows from the comfort of a GMC vehicle.

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GMC vehicles are renowned for not only their great towing capability but advanced technologies. This includes the innovative Smart Trailer for select GMC vehicles, which gives a world-class experience. Using either the myGMC Mobile App or the in-vehicle infotainment system, Smart Trailer gives you access to the smart home features of a compatible RV equipped with ASA Electronics’ iN•Command® Control Systems with Global Connect®.

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Situations can change when you’re out on the road. That’s why it’s important for drivers to feel confident and safe behind the wheel. It’s also why GMC’s standard and available safety and driver assistance technologies are engineered to help you be aware of a potential hazard.

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Go behind the scenes and learn about the engineering and design of 2021 GMC Yukon. From its first-class appointments to the Professional Grade capability, this all-new Yukon elevates what customers have come to love about this premium full-size SUV.

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The new OnStar Guardian app is now available for use in any vehicle, anywhere. You and up to 7 loved ones now have access to key safety services whether on the go or sitting at home. See how the Guardian app brings even more flexibility to the OnStar experience.

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This feature is designed to help motorists understand their driving behaviors, see how they compare to other anonymous drivers and help them adopt smarter driving habits.

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Learn how to send destinations to your vehicle’s in-dash navigation using a compatible smartphone device.

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Learn the simple steps to scheduling service and maintenance visits to your GMC dealer using a compatible smartphone device.  

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Now you can take Amazon Alexa functionality with you out on the road with Alexa Built-In. Learn more about this new in-vehicle app, which is available on select 2018 and newer GMC vehicles with compatible infotainment systems.

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Alex Archer was just two-years out of Stanford University and into her career with General Motors, when she was given the job of bringing the power sliding center console to life in 36 months. Learn more of how she led the team behind this class-leading technology. 

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Every element you touch, see, and feel within the interior of the GMC Terrain and the 2020 GMC Acadia has been painstakingly conceptualized, designed, and developed by GMC designers and engineers – and that most certainly includes the new Electronic Precision Shift system.

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Decades ago, headlamps and tail lamps were usually simple, fixed forms that vehicle shapes had to be designed around. Today, they’re an integral part of the initial design process for a GMC truck or SUV, and play a significant role in shaping the distinctive and refined appearance expected of a GMC.

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As the culmination of GMC’s craftsmanship, Denali models offer a premium experience and commanding road presence with distinctive styling and advanced technologies. Learn what makes Denali the ultimate expression of professional grade.

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Whether you’re looking for advanced connectivity, enhanced media entertainment, smartphone integration, or simply to listen to the radio, your GMC Infotainment System can deliver the information or multimedia you’re looking for.

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Whether it’s a matter of staying cool in the heat of summer, or toasty warm during the arctic chill of winter, a climatically-controlled interior is essential to staying comfortable in your vehicle. Fortunately, your GMC is equipped with a climate control system that allows you to do just that.

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Save time and money with Marketplace, a first-of-its-kind in-vehicle experience that lets you transact with some of your favorite merchants using your GMC Infotainment System.

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The new myGMC Skill for Alexa allows you to remotely connect to your GMC truck or SUV using only your voice, and remotely start or stop your vehicle’s engine, or remotely lock or unlock your vehicle’s doors.

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From snow to dirt – or perhaps even a spilled coffee or two – the new line of GMC Premium All-Weather Floor Liners are designed to protect your vehicle’s floors from the elements, all while looking as tailored as your GMC itself. 

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Make your holiday shopping easier with a gift from GMC Accessories. With a complete portfolio of products, GMC Accessories has everything you need to personalize the interior and exterior of your GMC vehicle, as well as enhance its capability and performance.

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Available on many new GMC vehicles, Teen Driver technology can be a useful tool for helping impart safe habits upon young drivers in your family. 

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By seamlessly integrating vehicle management and connectivity features into one application, the myGMC app is a valuable tool. Here are six ways myGMC allows you to connect with your GMC.

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A 4G LTE connection and built-in Wi-Fi hotspot is available on most GMC trucks, SUVs, crossovers, and vans. Staying connected while on the go is as easy as this simple walkthrough shows.

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Available on most GMC models, Apple CarPlay offers the convenience of accessing many smartphone features and apps through the vehicle’s display and controls.

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Available on most models, Apple CarPlay offers the convenience of accessing many smartphone features and apps through the vehicle’s display and controls.

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Knowing when to change your oil is incredibly important. That’s where GMC’s oil life monitor comes in handy.

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  • Available on select Apple® and Android devices. Service availability, features and functionality vary by vehicle, vehicle equipment, trim level, device and the plan you are enrolled in. Some features may require a working electrical system. User terms apply. Device data connection required. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices.

  • iN•Command® is provided by ASA Electronics and is designed to operate within 30 feet of the trailer. Works with trailers equipped with iN•Command® Control Systems with Global Connect via Bluetooth connection. Control and monitoring functionality varies by trailer manufacturer, model, and installed options. Use of the iN•Command® Controls Systems feature through the myGMC mobile app requires an active service plan. User terms apply. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • WARNERMEDIA RIDE and all related trademarks and elements are © and TM Warner Media, LLC.

  • Service varies with conditions and location. Requires active service plan and paid AT&T data plan. See https://www.gmfleet.com/connected-vehicles for details and limitations.

  • U.S. and Canada only. Available on select Apple and Android devices. Service coverage varies with conditions and location. Service availability, features and functionality vary by device and software version. Device permissions are required for app to operate properly. OnStar links to emergency services. Device and app may not transmit all crash data. Mobile Crash Response services are intended for use in vehicles only and can connect automatically on Android devices only. Roadside Assistance: Roadside services provided by Allstate Roadside Services for vehicles only. Limitations and restrictions apply. Towing services have additional fees. Emergency-Certified Advisors are certified by the International Academies of Emergency Dispatch. Location Status: Service is designed to locate compatible smartphones. Functionality varies by mobile device and plan. Data rates may apply. See onstar.com for details and limitations.

  • Requires a capable 2015 model year or newer vehicle and active service. Visit onstar.com for vehicle capability.

  • Map coverage available in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada.

  • Functionality is subject to limitations and varies by vehicle, infotainment system, and location. Select service plan required. Certain Alexa Skills require account linking to use. Amazon, Alexa and all related logos and motion marks are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. See onstar.com for additional details.

     

  • 7,700-lb rating requires a properly equipped 2WD Canyon Elevation Crew Cab short bed model with available Duramax 2.8L I4 Diesel engine and Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See your GMC dealer for details. Click here to see all GMC destination freight charges.

  • Requires 4WD Crew Cab Short Bed with available 6.2L V8 engine and Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires Sierra 3500 HD Regular Cab Long Bed 2WD DRW with available Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8, Max Trailering Package and gooseneck hitch. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the Trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires 4WD Double Cab with available 6.2L V8 and Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • SLE models only.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Regular Cab DRW Long Box 2WD model with available 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and gooseneck hitch. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • 7,550-lb rating requires a properly equipped 4WD Canyon Denali model with available Duramax 2.8L I4 Diesel engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options oraccessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires 2WD Denali Short Box model with 5.3L V-8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • The 30,990 lbs. rating requires properly equipped Sierra 3500HD Crew Cab Long Box 4WD DRW with available Duramax 6.6L Turbo-Diesel V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • 7,600-lb rating requires a properly equipped Canyon AT4 Crew Cab short bed model with cloth seating, available Duramax 2.8L I4 Diesel engine and Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Sierra’s 9,200-lb rating requires a properly equipped AT4 Crew Cab Short Bed 4WD model with 5.3L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Crew Cab SRW Standard Box 4WD model with 6.6L gas V8 engine. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Savana Passenger's 9,600-lb rating requires 2500 or 3500 Regular Wheelbase model, trailering equipment package and 6.6L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Cargo’s 10,000-lb rating requires 2500 or 3500 Regular Wheelbase, trailering equipment package and 6.6L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Cutaway’s 8,920-lb rating requires a 4500 Series 159" Wheelbase model with available 6.6L V8 engine. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR). When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle and trailer combination, including the weight of driver, passengers, fuel, optional equipment and cargo in the vehicle and trailer.

  • Maximum Gross Vehicle Weight Rating (GVWR). When properly equipped; includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

  • Canyon’s 7000-lb rating requires available trailering package and 3.6L V-6 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Sierra's 12,500-lb rating requires Sierra Double Cab or Crew Cab Short box 2wd with 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine and NHT Max Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming properly equipped vehicle, plus driver and one passenger. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See dealer for details.

  • Sierra Denali's 9,300-lb rating requires 2wd. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Passenger's 10,000-lb rating requires 2500 Wheel Base with 6.0L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Cargo's 10,000-lb rating requires 6.0L V8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Gross Combination Weight Rating (GCWR). When properly equipped, includes weight of vehicle, passengers, cargo and equipment.

  • Canyon’s 7700-lb rating requires 2WD Crew Cab model with available Duramax 2.8L I-4 Diesel engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires 2WD Crew Cab DRW equipped with 6.6L Duramax Diesel and fifth-wheel or gooseneck hitch. Trailer weight ratings are calculated assuming properly equipped vehicle, plus driver and one passenger. The weight of other optional equipment, passengers and cargo will reduce the trailer weight your vehicle can tow. See dealer for details.

  • Starting at price for base Sierra HD. The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See your GMC dealer for details. Click here to see all GMC destination freight charges.

  • Requires properly equipped 3500 Regular Cab DRW Long Box 2WD model with available 6.6L Duramax Turbo Diesel engine and gooseneck hitch. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price excludes destination freight charge, tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. See your GMC dealer for details. Click here to see all GMC destination freight charges. Bed/Roof-Mounted Bicycle Carriers shown. Requires crossbars or Thule Rack Solution. Non-GM warranty. Warranty by Thule®. See dealer for more information.

  • These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Available. Requires 2.0L Turbocharged gas engine.

  • Terrain's 3,500-lb rating requires available 2.0L Turbocharged gas engine and available trailering equipment. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires available 3.6L V6 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Yukon’s 8,500-lb rating requires short wheelbase 2wd with 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine and HD Trailering Package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Requires 2WD Denali Short Box model with 5.3L V-8 engine. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Cutaway’s 9,006-lb rating requires a 4500 Series 159" Wheelbase model with available 6.0L V8 engine. These maximum payload ratings are intended for comparison purposes only. Before you buy a vehicle or use it to haul people or cargo, carefully review the vehicle loading section of the Owner’s Manual and check the carrying capacity of your specific vehicle on the label on the inside of the driver’s door jamb.

  • Savana Cargo’s 10,000-lb rating requires  the available 6.0L V8 engine and trailering equipment package.  Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual.  The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.

  • Savana Passenger's 9,600-lb rating requires a 2500 or 3500 Regular wheelbase model with available 6.0L V8 engine and trailering equipment package. Before you buy a vehicle or use it for trailering, carefully review the trailering section of the Owner’s Manual. The weight of passengers, cargo and options or accessories may reduce the amount you can tow.