CARRIES A LOT. INCLUDING FEATURES.

Before you even load it up, The 2016 Canyon packs a lot. It contains a long list of standard features in a variety of configuration options. These design elements provide generous functionality. Like its cargo capacity; the list of Canyon options is robust with specifications that impress.

S = Standard  O = Optional  — = Not Available

Safety & Security
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
Airbags – front-to-rear, outboard seating positions, head curtain side impact S S S S
Airbags – driver and front passenger, dual-stage, frontal with Passenger Sensing System and airbag suppression S S S S
Airbags – driver and front passenger, seat-mounted side-impact S S S S
Driver Alert Package – includes Forward Collision Alert and Lane Departure Warning O1 O
OnStar® In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 5 years of the Basic Plan with limited RemoteLink mobile app services, Vehicle Diagnostics and Dealer Maintenance Notification O2 S S
OnStar® In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 6 months of the Guidance Plan with Automatic Crash Response, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Roadside Assistance and Turn-by-Turn Navigation* O2 S S
Security system – content theft alarm, audible/visible, programmable O3 S S
StabiliTrak® – Electronic Stability Control System S S S S
Theft-deterrent system – electronic immobilizer S S S S
Traction control – electronic, full-function, all-speed S S S S
Mechanical
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
All-Terrain Package – includes Z71 Off-Road Suspension Package, automatic locking rear differential (2WD only; std. 4WD), Hill Descent Control, 17" x 8" Dark Argent Metallic cast aluminum wheels, P255/65R17 all-terrain tires, body-colour rear bumper, front recovery hooks (2WD only; std. 4WD), transfer case shield (4WD only), exclusive Jet Black/Cobalt Red cloth seat trim, heated front seats, 4-way power front-passenger seat adjuster, power driver and power front-passenger seat lumbar adjusters O1
Brakes – 4-wheel Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) with Panic Brake Assist, Hill Start Assist and Duralife™ rotors S S S S
Brakes – power, 4-wheel disc S S S S
Differential – rear, automatic locking O4,5 O5 S
Engine block heater O O O O
Engine – 2.5L DOHC 4-cylinder with VVT and Direct Injection; Horsepower – 200 @ 6300 rpm, Torque – 191 lb.-ft. @ 4400 rpm S S6 S6 S6
Engine – Duramax® 2.8L I-4 Turbo Diesel; Horsepower: 181 @ 3400 rpm: Torque: 369 lb.-ft. @ 2000 rpm; includes exhaust brake and integrated trailer brake controller O7 O8
Engine – 3.6 DOHC V6 with VVT and Direct Injection; Horsepower – 305 @ 6800 rpm, Torque – 269 lb.-ft. @ 4000 rpm O9 O9 O9
Exhaust system – dual mode (3.6L V6) O O O
Hill Descent Control O10
Steering – power, electric with variable assist S S S S
Trailering Package – includes trailer hitch and 7-pin connector O11 O12 O12
Transfer case – 2-speed with electronic controls (4x4 models) S S S
Transmission – 6-speed manual S S
Transmission – 6-speed automatic with Driver Shift Control (includes Tow/Haul mode with available 3.6L V6 or Duramax 2.8L engine) O13 S S
Vehicle starter system – remote O14 S
Exterior
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
All-Terrain Adventure Package – includes GearOn Bar Package, 3" round, black step bars, all-weather floor mats, spray-on bedliner, All-Terrain package and SLE Convenience package. O
Assist steps – 3" round, black step bars O O O
Assist steps – 5" rectangular, black O O O
Assist steps – 5" rectangular, chrome O O O
Bed mat – rubber O O O
Bed net O O O
Bed storage box – metal O O O
Bedliner – spray-on, black with GMC logo O O O
Bumper – rear, body colour with CornerSteps O10
Bumper – rear, chrome with CornerSteps S S S S
Cab/box configuration – Crew Cab with 5 ft. 2.7 in. box O O O
Cab/box configuration – Crew Cab with 6 ft. 2 in. box O O O
Cab/box configuration – Extended Cab with 6 ft. 2 in. box S O O O
Cargo box light, back of cab S S S S
Cargo tie-down rings O O O
Door handles – black S S
Door handles – body colour S
Door handles – chrome S
Exhaust tip – polished O O O
Exterior Convenience Package – includes black rectangular assist steps and moulded splash guards O O O
Front license plate provisions – included with vehicles shipped to provinces and territories that require front license plate O O O O
GearOn Bar Package – includes cross rails tiered storage system and cargo tie-down rings O O O
GearOn Divider Package – includes pickup box cargo divider and cargo tie-down rings O O O
GearOn Utility Rack Package – includes cross rails tiered storage system and ladder and utility rack stanchions O O O
Glass – solar absorbing, tinted S
Glass – solar-absorbing tinted, deep-tinted behind front doors S S S
Hood protector, moulded O O O
Lamps – fog lamps S S
Lights – daytime running lamps with automatic lamp control S S S S
Lights – halogen projector headlamps with signature LED lighting S S S S
Mirrors – manual adjusting and folding, black S S
Mirrors – power remote control, heated, manual folding, chrome with driver spotter mirror S
Mirrors – power remote control, manual folding, body-colour with driver spotter mirror S
Mouldings – black beltline S S
Mouldings – chrome beltline S S
Nightfall Edition – includes body-colour grille, 18" Ultrabright machined wheels with Dark Argent paint, 5" black rectangular assist steps, polished exhaust tip, spray-on bedliner and SLE Convenience Package (available on Crew Cab models with Onyx Black exterior colour) O
Rear Vision Camera S S S S
Recovery hooks – chrome O O O
Recovery hooks – two, front, black (4x4 models) S S S
Side window weather deflectors O O O
Splash guards – moulded, front and rear, black O O O
Tailgate liner O O O
Tailgate – EZ-Lift and Lower O3 S S
Tailgate – locking S S S S
Tires – compact spare tire S S S
Tires – full-size spare with steel wheel O15 O15 O15
Tires – P255/65R17 all-season** S
Tires – P255/65R17 all-terrain O10
Tires – P265/60R18 all-season** O S
Tires – P265/70R16 all-season** S S
Tonneau cover – soft, tri-folding O O O
Tonneau cover – vinyl with integrated support bows O O O
Underbody shield O O O
Utility rack load stops O O O
Wheel locks O O O
Wheels – 16" x 7" ultra silver metallic painted cast-aluminum S S
Wheels – 17" x 8" blade silver metallic painted cast-aluminum S
Wheels – 17" x 8" dark argent metallic painted cast-aluminum O10
Wheels – 18" chrome O O
Wheels – 18" Ultra bright machined with Dark Argent paint O O
Wheels – 18" x 8.5" polished cast-aluminum S
Interior
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
Climate control – automatic, single-zone, air conditioning and air filtration system O14 S
Climate control – manual, single-zone, air conditioning and air filtration system S S S
Console – front floor with armrest, storage, cupholders S S S S
Console – overhead S S
Convenience Package – includes remote keyless entry, cruise control, rear-window defogger, theft-deterrent system and EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate O
Cruise control – electronic, steering wheel-mounted controls O3 S S
Defogger – electric rear-window O3 S S
Floor covering – colour-keyed carpeting and removable carpeted floor mats S S S
Floor covering – vinyl S O
Floor liner – all-weather, includes GMC logo O O O
Floor mats – all-weather O O O
Instrumentation – analogue cluster (includes speedometer, tachometer, coolant temperature and fuel gauges) S S S S
Instrumentation – Driver Information Centre (includes digital speedometer, two trip odometers, compass, indicators for eco mode, low fuel, oil life monitoring system, tire pressure monitoring system, average fuel consumption, fuel range, driving time, average speed, vehicle programmable features and message centre) S S S S
Interior Protection Package – includes all-weather floor mats and rubber bed mat O O O
Lighting – dual reading and rear courtesy (Crew Cab) S S
Lighting – dome, delayed entry/exit and theatre dimming S S S S
Locks – power, programmable with lock-out protection S S S S
Locks – remote keyless entry system with panic feature O3 S S
Mirror – rear-view, auto-dimming S S
Mirror – rear-view, manual day/night adjustment S S
Retained accessory power S S S S
Sill plates – stainless steel O O O
SLE Convenience Package – includes single-zone automatic climate control, rear sliding window and remote vehicle starter system O
Steering column – tilt adjustable S S
Steering column – tilt and telescopic adjustable S S
Steering wheel – Bluetooth®, cruise and audio system controls S S
Steering wheel – leather-wrapped S S
Sunshades – LH and RH padded, illuminated vanity mirrors with extensions S S
Sunshades – LH and RH padded, with extensions, passenger-side covered vanity mirror S S
Window – rear, sliding O14 S
Windows – power, driver 's express-up/down feature S S S S
Seats
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
Front bucket seats, including manual recline feature and power 4-way driver seat adjuster S S S S
Heated driver and front-passenger seats O10 S
Power 4-way front passenger-seat adjuster O10 S
Power driver and front passenger-seat lumbar adjusters O10 S
Rear seat – dual rear with underseat storage (Extended Cab) S S S
Rear seat – folding bench (Crew Cab) S S S
Seating surface – cloth S
Seating surface – deluxe cloth S
Seating surface – leather appointed S
Seating surface – vinyl S O16
Entertainment
  SL Canyon SLE SLT
 
6-speaker audio system S S S S
7-speaker Bose® premium audio system O O
AM/FM stereo with seek up/down, auxiliary audio input jack, digital clock and 107 mm (4.2-in.) diagonal colour display screen S S
Auxiliary audio input jack S S S S
Bluetooth® – hands-free phone connectivity O2 S S
IntelliLink Radio infotainment system – includes 107 mm (4.2-in.) diagonal colour touch-screen display, AM/FM stereo with seek up/down, digital clock, USB ports and auxiliary jack, Bluetooth streaming audio for music and most phones, hands-free smartphone integration, internet radio and voice-activated technology for radio and phone (includes OnStar with 6 months of the Guidance Plan, Turn-by-Turn Navigation, OnStar RemoteLink and OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi hotspot capability) O17
IntelliLink Radio infotainment system – includes 203 mm (8-in.) diagonal colour touch-screen display, AM/FM stereo with seek up/down, digital clock, USB ports and auxiliary jack, Bluetooth streaming audio for music and most phones, hands-free smartphone integration and voice-activated technology for radio and phone featuring Apple CarPlay capability for compatible phone S17 S17
IntelliLink™ with Navigation and SiriusXM NavTraffic (includes 3 month trial period) O O
OnStar 4G LTE with Wi-Fi® hotspot capability†† O2 S S
SiriusXM Satellite Radio™‡ ‡ S S
USB port located in centre console*** S S
USB port on instrument panel*** S S S S
USB port – 2 charging-only ports, located in the rear of the centre console*** S S
Specifications
Engines 2.5L DOHC I-4 3.6L V6 VVT DI Duramax 2.8L I-4
 
Type: 2.5L I-4 3.6L V6 2.8L I-4
Displacement (cc / cu in): 2,457 / 150 3,564 / 217 2,776 / 169
Block material: Cast aluminum Cast aluminum Cast iron
Cylinder head material: Cast aluminum Cast aluminum Cast aluminum
Valvetrain: DOHC with four valves per cylinder, continuously variable valve timing DOHC with four valves per cylinder, continuously variable valve timing DOHC with four valves per cylinder
Fuel delivery: High-pressure direct injection and electronic throttle control High-pressure direct injection and electronic throttle control Compression, glow plug start aid
Compression ratio: 11.3:1 11.5:1 16.5:1
Horsepower (hp @ rpm): 200 @ 6,300 305 @ 6,800 181 @ 3,400
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm): 191 @ 4,400 269 @ 4,000 369 @ 2,000
Recommended fuel: Regular unleaded Regular unleaded Diesel or B20
Estimated fuel consumption:
L/100km (city / hwy / combined) 2WD manual transmission: 12.2 / 9.1 / 10.8
2WD automatic transmission: 11.9 / 8.9 / 10.5
4x4 automatic transmission: 12.7 / 9.6 / 11.3
2WD automatic transmission: 13.0 / 9.2 / 11.3
4x4 automatic transmission: 13.6 / 9.9 / 11.9
2WD automatic transmission: 10.8 / 7.7 / 9.4
4x4 automatic transmission: 12.0 / 8.2 / 10.3
Mi/imp.gal (city / hwy / combined) 2WD manual transmission: 23 / 31 / 26
2WD automatic transmission: 24 / 32 / 27
4x4 automatic transmission: 22 / 29 / 25
2WD automatic tranmission: 22 / 31 / 25
4x4 automatic transmission: 21 / 29 / 24
2WD automatic tranmission: 26 / 37 / 30
4x4 automatic transmission: 24 / 34 / 27
 
Transmissions
 
Type: Eaton N8D Six-speed manual Hydra-Matic 6L50 Six-speed automatic
Application: 2.5L I-4 on Extended Cab 2.5L I-4, 3.6L V6
Gear ratios (:1)
First: 4.47 4.06
Second: 2.46 2.37
Third: 1.47 1.55
Fourth: 1 1.16
Fifth: 0.85 0.85
Sixth: 0.73 0.67
Reverse: 4.03 3.2
Axle ratio: 4.10
4.10 (with 2.5L)
3.42 (with 3.6L)
 
Chassis / Suspension
 
Front: Independent coil-over-shock; twin-tube shock absorbers
Rear: Solid axle with semi-elliptic two-stage multi-leaf springs; twin-tube shock absorbers
Steering type: Electrically-assisted power rack-and-pinion steering with variable assist
Stability control: Standard StabiliTrak electronic stability control including Hill Start Assist
 
Brakes
Type: Power-assisted four-wheel disc brakes with DuralifeTM long-life brake rotors; ABS
 
Wheels / Tires
 
Wheel size and type: 16-inch Ultra Silver Metallic cast aluminum
17-inch Blade Silver Metallic cast aluminum
17-inch Dark Argent Metallic cast aluminum
18-inch Polished cast aluminum
Tire size: P265/70R16 all-season**
P255/65R17 all-season**
P255/65R17 all-terrain
P265/60R18 all-season**
 
Exterior Dimensions Crew Cab Crew Cab Extended Cab
 
5' 2" box 6' 2" box 6' 2" box
Wheelbase (mm / in): 3,259 / 128.3 3,569 / 140.5 3,259 / 128.3
Overall length (mm / in): 5,395 / 212.4 5,705 / 224.6 5,395 / 212.4
Body width, with mirrors (mm / in): 2,131 / 83.9 2,131 / 83.9 2,131 / 83.9
Body width, without mirrors (mm / in): 1,887 / 74.3 1,887 / 74.3 1,887 / 74.3
Overall height (2WD): (mm / in): 1,796 / 70.7 1,793 / 70.6 1,788 / 70.4
Overall height (4x4): (mm / in): 1,793 / 70.6 1,791 / 70.5 1,786 / 70.3
Track (mm / in): front: 1,585 / 62.4 front: 1,585 / 62.4 front: 1,585 / 62.4
rear: 1,585 / 62.4 rear: 1,585 / 62.4 rear: 1,585 / 62.4
Minimum ground clearance (2WD) (mm / in): 211 / 8.3 206 / 8.1 213 / 8.4
Minimum ground clearance (4X4) (mm / in): 208 / 8.2 206 / 8.1 211 / 8.3
 
Weight ratings GVWR (kg / lb) Max. Payload (kg / lb)
 
Crew cab, 5' 2" box (2WD): I4: 2,495 / 5,500 I4: 676 / 1,490
V6: 2,631 / 5,800 V6: 735 / 1,620
Diesel: 2,722 / 6,000 Diesel: 683 / 1,506
Crew cab, 5' 2" box (4x4): V6: 2,722 / 6,000 V6: 703 / 1,550
Diesel: 2,812 / 6,200 Diesel: 667 / 1,470
Crew cab, 6' 2" box (2WD): V6: 2,631 / 5,800 V6: 712 / 1,570
Diesel: 2,722 / 6,000 Diesel: 673 / 1,483
Crew cab, 6' 2" box (4x4): V6: 2,722 / 6,000 V6: 667 / 1,470
Diesel: 2,812 / 6,200 Diesel: 644 / 1,420
Extended cab, 6' 2" box (2WD): I4: 2,449 / 5,400 I4: 676 / 1,490
V6: 2,585 / 5,700 V6: 735 / 1,620
Extended cab, 6' 2" box (4x4): I4: 2,540 / 5,600 I4: 667 / 1,470
V6: 2,676 / 5,900 V6: 721 / 1,590
 
Cargo box 5' 2" Box 6' 2" Box
 
Length at floor (mm / in): 1,568 / 61.7 1,879 / 74.0
Width at floor (mm / in): 1,467 / 57.8 1,467 / 57.8
Tailgate width (mm / in):
Width between wheel housings (mm / in): 1,127 / 44.4 1,127 / 44.4
 
Interior Crew Cab Extended Cab
 
Headroom (mm / in): front: 1,052 / 41.4 front: 1,052 / 41.4
rear: 973 / 38.3 rear: 932 / 36.7
Legroom (mm / in): front: 1,143 / 45.0 front: 1,143 / 45.0
rear: 909 / 35.8 rear: 726 / 28.6
Shoulder room (mm / in): front: 1,460 / 57.5 front: 1,460 / 57.5
rear: 1,427 / 56.2 rear: 1,455 / 57.3
Hip room (mm / in): front: 1,397 / 55.0 front: 1,397 / 55.0
rear: 1,354 / 53.3 rear: 1,326 / 52.2
 
Capacities Crew Cab Extended Cab
Seating: 5 4
 
Trailering
 
Trailer towing maximum with ball hitch (kg / lb)
2.5L DOHC I-4 - all 1,588 / 3,500
3.6L V6 VVT DI - all 3,175 / 7,000
2.8L I-4 Diesel - Crew cab 3,493/ 7,700
 
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