2023 GMC Canyon Elevation: Even the Base Model Is an off-Roader

What does the base model of the 2023 GMC Canyon have to offer you? The new AT4X trim of the vehicle looks to be the talk of the town. 

The competent RWD GMC Canyon Elevation is a vehicle that is available as standard in 2023. 

Is this midsize GMC truck's Elevation model as standard as we've come to expect, or is there something more to it?  

What are some of the basics of the 2023 GMC Canyon Elevation?

MotorTrend tells us all versions of this new midsize truck come with :

– 8-inch touchscreen infotainment system – Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto – Automatic emergency braking

– Pedestrian and cyclist detection – Lane-keep assist – Automatic high-beam headlight

These are some of the items you expect in a vehicle for 2023, but what makes the Elevation trim special? 

The base trim receives a lift The Elevation trim of the new Canyon sits taller and is much wider than the outgoing model. 

This truck has a two-inch factory lift and an additional ten inches of width. 

The front axle moves forward 2.9 inches to give this GMC truck a wheelbase that is 3.1 inches longer than before.   

The GMC Canyon Elevation trim carries the heaviest load

Even though higher trims offer more equipment, the Elevation model is the top dog in the Canyon lineup for payload and towing.