According to the very first time of testing, 2024 GMC YUKON AT4 is considered will be the next fifth-generation with its redesigned of the SUV nameplate. Now the company is working on producing the 2024 refreshed model. The first prototype photo was captured in the public in its testing.
What changes you expect that 2024 GM Yukon AT4 likely receive? Here are the described explanation.
The 2024 model year of GMC Yukon AT4 will be particularly designed with the standard length and regular wheelbase body style compared to the extended length of GMC Yukon XL. The prototype is fully covered by the camouflage both on the front and on the rear. This indicates that there will be some major changes or revision on its style to the front and rear fascia.
The car is also considered to have a particular model which are much alike the SLE trim along with the 18-inch 6-spoke machined aluminum wheels that come with the Dark Grey Metallic accents.
Apart from the exterior styling of the refreshed GMC YUKON AT4 2024 model year, there will be introduced a new autonomous driving features such as the GM Ultra Cruise System. According to the GM Authority who captured the prototype, the car is featuring a range of sensors and other goodies testing around GM’s Milford Proving Grounds in Michigan. This shows that the SUV was involved in one of GM’s developments for the next generation semi-autonomous driving system.
The feature of Ultra Cruise is an evolution of the current GM Super Cruise system that expands the hands-free driving to have 95% of driving scenarios. This will considerably enable a “door-to-door” hands-free driving experience.
Nowadays, the current model that is the 2021 model doesn’t offer the Super Cruise. But the 2024 model seems willing to introduce the Super Cruise or Ultra Cruise on the nameplate. Yes, the prototype seen shows that the changes are on the model’s openings in the camouflage for potential driving assist sensors.
It is also worth to know that 2024 GMC Yukon AT4 refreshed model is the fifth-generation that would mark the significant presence in strategy from K2-based models in the previous production. As the fifth-generation, the car will also receive changes on the roof.
2024 GMC YUKON AT4 which is designed with full of feature will likely use the optional 420 horsepower 6.3-liter EcoTec V8 engine. This engine actually serves for the week-long trial. Actually, there are three available engines for the car to opt, however, this one is regarded more powerful due to its ability to produce maximum output of 277 horsepower. On the other hand, the other two optional engines are the turbodiesels and a V8 that produces 355 horsepower.
All 2024 GMC Yukon is equipped with a 10-speed automatic gearbox no matter what kind of engine chosen. This gearbox will work out better than the 6-speeder used in the current generation. In fact, the V8 engine makes lower output. And, it is sadly to know that the oil burner engine that is considered to be ideal for AT4 versions based on its high torque at low revs, is not yet available for AT4.
More importantly to know, all AT4 versions cannot access to the torque diesel.
GMC YUKON AT4 Sale
Based on the data resourced from many different resources, GMC YUKON AT4 sales totally reached 51, 365 units in 2021. It is up to 25,39 percent from the 40,965 units that are sold in 2020. On the other hand, YUKON XL sales totally reached 32, 877 units last year. It is increasing 46,28 percent from 22,475 units sold in 2020. Now the total sales of GMC YUKON come to 84.242 units, increasing 32.79 percent compared to the 36.440 units that are sold in 2020.
There isn’t any information about the release date but you can expect to wait the car for launch in the beginning of the year.
Finally, you may conclude that 2024 GMC YUKON AT4 will appear along with some major changes especially in its exterior and interior. The sales of the car from year to year proves us that the car is quite preferable in the competition. Will the car reach its top sale on 2024? Let’s just wait and see.