GMC Yukon/XL

BASE PRICE RANGE: $39,485-$62,310
BODY TYPE: Full-size SUV

WHAT'S NEW: The 2011 Yukon and extended-wheelbase XL are mostly carryovers from last year's model. Opt for the Denali trim and you'll get more expressive sheetmetal and interior appointments, and you can grab the Hybrid for extra mileage. All Yukons get OnStar version 9.0 and two new colors, Mocha Steel Metallic and Carbon Black Metallic, are available.

AVOID: The Escalade and try a loaded Yukon with the same engine at a much lower price.

SUM UP: Big, strong, and capable.
RATING: ***1/2

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2011 GMC Yukon/XL
Base Engine 5.3L/320-hp OHV V-8
Optional Engine 6.0L/352-hp OHV V-8; 6.0L OHV V-8 + elec motors/332-hp; 6.2L/403-hp OHV V-8
Drivetrain Front engine, RWD/4WD, 6A
0-60 MPH 6.7-9.0 sec*
Tow/Payload 5700-9600/1400-1800 lb
EPA city/hwy fuel econ 10-20/15-23 mpg
Basic warranty 3 yrs/36,000 miles
Safety ABS: S; Stab: S; Trac: S; Airbags: 6
*Estimated