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2021 GMC Canyon Specs & Features

Starting MSRP

Engine TypeGas
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive TypeRear wheel drive
CylindersInline 4
Total Seating4
Basic Warranty3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Fuel & MPG
Fuel & MPG
Fuel typeRegular unleaded
EPA city/highway MPG19/25 MPG
EPA combined MPG22 MPG
Range in miles (city/hwy)399.0/525.0 mi.
Fuel tank capacity21.0 gal.
Base engine size2.5 L
CylindersInline 4
Base engine typeGas
Horsepower200 hp @ 6,300 rpm
Torque191 lb-ft @ 4,400 rpm
Cam typeDouble overhead cam (DOHC)
Valve timingVariable
Direct injectionyes
Towing & Hauling
Towing & Hauling
Max Towing Capacity7,000 lbs.
Max Payload Capacity1,430 lbs.
Transmission6-speed shiftable automatic
Drive typeRear wheel drive
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Front independent suspensionyes
Stabilizer bar stabilizer baryes
Length212.4 in.
Overall width with mirrors83.9 in.
Overall width without mirrors74.3 in.
Height70.4 in.
Wheelbase128.3 in.
Bed length74.0 in.
Turning circle41.3 ft.
Ground clearance8.4 in.
Angle of approach17.7 degrees
Angle of departure22.6 degrees
Curb weight3,932 lbs.
Maximum towing capacity7,000 lbs.
Maximum payload1,430 lbs.
Gross weight5,400 lbs.
Exterior Colors
  • Onyx Black
  • Summit White
  • Dynamic Blue Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic
Interior Colors
  • Jet Black/Dark Ash, vinyl
  • Jet Black/Dark Ash, cloth
Front Seat Dimensions
Front Seat Dimensions
Front head room41.4 in.
Front leg room45.0 in.
Front shoulder room57.5 in.
Front hip room55.0 in.
Bucket front seatsyes
4-way power driver seatyes
2-way manual driver seat adjustmentsyes
Height adjustable driver seatyes
4-way manual passenger seat adjustmentyes
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear Seat Dimensions
Rear head room36.7 in.
Rear leg room28.6 in.
Rear shoulder room57.3 in.
Rear hip room52.2 in.
Folding rear seatbackyes
Dual front side-mounted airbagsyes
Front and rear head airbagsyes
Passenger airbag occupant sensing deactivationyes
Stability controlyes
Traction controlyes
Child seat anchorsyes
4-wheel ABSyes
Ventilated front disc / solid rear disc brakesyes
Tire pressure monitoringyes
Dusk sensing headlampsyes
Auto delay off headlampsyes
Daytime running lightsyes
2 front headrestsyes
2 rear headrestsyes
Rear height adjustable headrestsyes
Engine immobilizeryes
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In-Car Entertainment
In-Car Entertainment
AM/FM stereoyes
6 total speakersyes
USB connectionyes
USB with external media controlyes
Power Feature
Power Feature
1 one-touch power windowsyes
Power door locksyes
Heated mirrorsyes
Comfort & Convenience
Comfort & Convenience
Tilt-adjustable steering wheelyes
Electric power steeringyes
Rear view camerayes
Front and rear cupholdersyes
Front door pocketsyes
Single zone front air conditioningyes
Dual vanity mirrorsyes
Trip computeryes
Tires & Wheels
Tires & Wheels
Painted alloy wheelsyes
18 x 8.5 in. wheelsyes
All season tiresyes
265/60R18 tiresyes
Temporary spare tireyes
Underbody mounted spare tireyes
Basic3 yr./ 36,000 mi.
Drivetrain5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Rust6 yr./ 100,000 mi.
Roadside5 yr./ 60,000 mi.
Mechanical Options
Mechanical Options
Trailer Brake Controller +$230
3.6L DI DOHC V6 Engine +$1,485
Trailering Package +$250
Performance Air Intake System +$675
Cat-Back Performance Exhaust Upgrade System +$1,295
Automatic Locking Rear Differential +$325
Engine Block Heater +$100
Exterior Convenience Package +$815
Interior Protection Package +$260
Performance Skid Plate Package +$375
Convenience Package +$630
Sport Bar and Lighting Package +$2,295
Power Package +$1,850
Interior Options
Interior Options
Full-Length Black Vinyl Floor Covering +$0
All-Weather Floor Liner w/GMC Logo +$210
Techno Steel Interior Trim Kit +$180
All-Weather Floor Mats +$170
Rear Seat Delete -$240
OnStar GMC Connected Services Capable +$175
Exterior Options
Exterior Options
Black Spray-On Bed Liner w/GMC Logo +$475
Front License Plate Kit +$40
Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist +$295
GMC Black Chrome Exhaust Tip +$175
Black GMC Emblem +$220
Cargo Area Lamps +$270
Black Rocker Guard +$500
Front and Rear Splash Guards +$180
Black 5" Rectangular Assist Steps +$700
Wheel Locks +$75
Keyless Entry Keypad +$155
Cargo Tie-Down Rings +$125
Polished Exhaust Tip +$135
Black 3" Round Off-Road Assist Steps +$725
Bedliner w/Integral Storage Compartments +$425
Vinyl Tonneau Cover +$535
Rubber Bed Mat +$145