2023 GMC Canyon Elevation Specs

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The Elevation has a decent level of standard features, with standard 2WD but available 4WD. It comes with 18-inch alloys, automatic LED headlights, black front recovery hooks, keyless entry, push-button start, cloth upholstery, manually adjustable seats, a tilting steering column, single-zone climate control, an eight-inch digital gauge cluster, and cruise control. The Canyon Pro Safety driver-assistance suite includes forward-collision warning, pedestrian and cyclist detection, automatic emergency braking, automatic high beams, a teen-driver feature, and a following-distance indicator. The infotainment system comes with an 11.3-inch touchscreen, wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, Wi-Fi capability, two front and one rear USB port, three years of OnStar Connected Services, SiriusXM, and a six-speaker audio system.

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Starting Price (MSRP)
2.7L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
8-Speed Automatic
Rear-Wheel Drive
Body Type
Seating capacity
5 seater
Trunk Volume
Fuel Economy
City: TBC
Hwy: TBC

Performance Specs

Engine and Transmission

  • Engine
    2.7L Turbo Inline-4 Gas
  • Horsepower
    310 @ 5600 (Est)
  • Torque
    430 @ 3000 (Est)
  • Transmission
    8-Speed Automatic
  • Drivetrain
    Rear-Wheel Drive


  • Steering Type
    Electric Rack & Pinion


  • Wheels Type
    Aluminum Wheels
  • Front Wheel Size
    18" x 8.5"
  • Rear Wheel Size
    18" x 8.5"


  • Front Tire
  • Rear Tire
  • Spare Tire

Fuel and MPG

Fuel Tank

  • Fuel Tank Capacity
    21.4 gallons

Dimensions and Measurement

Exterior Dimensions

  • Length
    213.2 in
  • Height
    79.8 in
  • Max Width
    72.4 in
  • Wheelbase
    131.4 in

Interior Space

  • Seating Capacity
    5 seater
  • Front Seat Leg Room
    45.2 in
  • Front Seat Headroom
    40.3 in
  • Front Seat Shoulder Room
    57.4 in
  • Front Seat Hip Room
    54.7 in
  • Rear Seat Leg Room
    34.7 in
  • Rear Seat Headroom
    38.3 in
  • Rear Seat Shoulder Room
    56.1 in
  • Rear Seat Hip Room
    53.1 in

Weight and Towing

  • Maximum Towing Capacity
    7,700 lbs

Cargo Box Dimensions

  • Box Length (Floor)
    61.7 in
  • Box Width (Floor)
    58.1 in
  • Box Width (Wheelhousings)
    45.5 in
  • Cargo Volume
    41.9 ft³

Colors and Materials

Standard Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, Cloth seat trim

Optional Interior Materials

  • Jet Black, CoreTec seat trim

Features and Options


  • HD Radio
    Not Available
  • Bluetooth Connection
  • Hard Disk Drive Media Storage
    Not Available
  • Premium Sound System
  • Satellite Radio
  • Smart Device Integration
  • WiFi Hotspot
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Entertainment System
    Not Available
  • MP3 Player

Interior Trim

  • Bucket Seats
    Not Available
  • Cloth Seats
  • Leather Seats
    Not Available
  • Leather Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Premium Synthetic Seats
    Not Available
  • Vinyl Seats
  • Woodgrain Interior Trim
    Not Available
  • Sun/Moonroof


  • Head-Up Display
    Not Available
  • Navigation System
    Not Available
  • Steering Wheel Audio Controls
  • Power Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Power Mirror(s)
  • A/C
  • Adaptive Cruise Control
  • Automatic Parking
    Not Available
  • Climate Control
  • Cooled Front Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cooled Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Cruise Control
  • Hands-Free Liftgate
    Not Available
  • Heated Front Seat(s)
  • Heated Rear Seat(s)
    Not Available
  • Heated Steering Wheel
    Not Available
  • Keyless Entry
  • Multi-Zone A/C
  • Power Driver Seat
  • Power Passenger Seat
    Not Available
  • Remote Engine Start
  • Remote Trunk Release
    Not Available
  • Seat Memory
    Not Available
  • Universal Garage Door Opener
    Not Available
  • Seat-Massage
    Not Available
  • Rear A/C
    Not Available
  • Keyless Start
  • Navigation from Telematics
    Not Available
  • Telematics

Additional Packages

Canyon Safety Plus Package


includes (UD7) Rear Park Assist, (UFB) Rear Cross Traffic Braking and (UKI) Blind Zone Steering Assist (Requires (WPC) Convenience Package. Included in (WPL) Elevation Premium Package.) Canyon Safety Plus Package Rear Park Assist1 Rear Cross Traffic Braking1 Blind Zone Steering Assist1 May require additional optional equipment

Convenience Package


includes (DEG) Driver and front passenger sliding visor with illuminated vanity mirrors, (C49) rear window electric defogger, (T40) LED front fog lamps, (CJ2) dual zone automatic climate control, (KI6) 120-volt power outlet rear of console, (KC9) 120-volt bed-mounted power outlet, (BTV) Remote Start, (DD8) inside rear view auto-dimming mirror, (A28) rear sliding manual window, (N37) manual tilt/telescoping steering column, (UBI) 2-USB Charge Only, rear of console, (BDR) Tailgate keyed cylinder lock, (BPC) Tailgate storage compartment, (C75) Front interior courtesy light with dual reading light, (DLF) outside heated power mirrors and (PPA) EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate Convenience Package Driver and front passenger sliding visor with illuminated vanity mirrors Rear window electric defogger LED front fog lamps Dual zone automatic climate control 120-volt power outlet rear of console 120-volt bed-mounted power outlet Remote Start Inside rear view auto-dimming mirror Rear sliding manual window Manual tilt/telescoping steering column 2-USB Charge Only, rear of console Tailgate keyed cylinder lock Tailgate storage compartment Front interior courtesy light with dual reading light EZ Lift power lock and release tailgate Outside heated power mirrors

Elevation Preferred Equipment Group

includes standard equipment

Elevation Premium Package


includes (HXR) Jet Black Vinyl interior, (DA5) Rear Seat Center Arm Rest, (E90) Driver seat back pocket and (Y5W) Canyon Safety Plus Package (Requires (Y19) Preferred Package and (WPC) Convenience Package.) Elevation Premium Package Jet Black CoreTec interior Rear seat center arm rest Driver seat back pocket Canyon Safety Plus Package

LPO, Skid Plate Package


includes (SIQ) Front skid plate, LPO and (SIR) Mid Skid Plate, LPO, (dealer-installed) Skid Plate Package Front skid plate, Mid skid pate

LPO, Sports Bar Package


includes (SBY) Bed mounted sports bar, LPO, (S3X) 40" Off Road Roof Light Bar, LPO, (VBP) Power distribution box, LPO, (dealer-installed) Sports Bar Package Bed mounted sports bar 40" Off Road Roof Light Bar Power distribution box

Preferred Package


includes (A2X) 8-way power driver seat, (AL9) Power lumbar Driver seat and (KA1) heated driver and passenger seats (Requires (WPC) Convenience Package.) Preferred Package 8-way power driver seat Power lumbar Driver seat Heated driver and passenger seats May require additional optional equipment

ProGrade Trailering System


includes (U1D) In-vehicle Trailering App and (Z82) Trailering Package (Includes (G80) Auto-locking rear differential.) ProGrade Trailering System In-vehicle Trailering App1 Trailering Package

Technology Package


includes (UKK) Rear Pedestrian Alert, (KSG) Adaptive Cruise Control, (UV2) HD Surround Vision (Includes (BDR) Tailgate keyed cylinder lock. Requires (Y5W) Canyon Safety Plus Package or (WPL) Elevation Premium Package.) Technology Package Adaptive Cruise Control1 HD Surround Vision1 Rear Pedestrian Alert1

Trailering Package


includes trailer hitch and 7-pin connector (Includes (JL1) Trailer brake controller. Included with (ZL6) Pro Grade Trailering System.) Trailering Package Includes a 2" receiver hitch, 4-pin and 7-pin connectors 7-wire electrical harness and 7-pin sealed connector for connecting your trailer's lights and brakes to your vehicle 4-way sealed connector for use on trailers without brakes to hook up parking lamps, brake lamps and right and left turn signals May require additional optional equipment


Safety Features

  • Back-Up Camera
  • Cross-Traffic Alert
  • Rear Parking Aid
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Lane Keeping Assist
  • ABS
  • Night Vision
    Not Available
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Brake Assist
    Not Available
  • Stability Control
  • Traction Control


  • Driver Air Bag
  • Front Head Air Bag
  • Front Side Air Bag
  • Knee Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Passenger Air Bag
  • Rear Head Air Bag
  • Rear Side Air Bag
    Not Available
  • Seatbelt Air Bag
    Not Available


Warranty Summary

  • Basic
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Corrosion
    3 Years / 36,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain Note
    Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
  • Drivetrain
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles
  • Maintenance Note
    1 Year/1 Visit
  • Roadside Assistance Note
    Qualified Fleet Purchases: 5 Years/100,000 Miles
  • Roadside Assistance
    5 Years / 60,000 Miles
  • Rust-Through
    6 Years / 100,000 Miles
  • Warranty Note
    Preliminary 2023 Warranty
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