...Two- and four-wheel-drive versions of the Yukon XL are available, except on the Denali, which is equipped with an all-wheel-drive system that doesn't have low-range gearing. Fuel mileage ratings range from 14 mpg city/20 mpg highway and 16 mpg combined for the Yukon XL with the 5.3-liter V8/2WD powertrain down to 12/19/14 for the Denali. Properly equipped, a Yukon XL 2500 can tow up to 9,600 pounds. Safety: Stability control is standard, as are antilock disc brakes, side curtain airbags, front side airbags and an updated version of OnStar. A blind-spot alert system is standard on the Denali...
...The Yukon XL Denali can have a permanent all-wheel-drive system that's distinct from the available part-time four-wheel drive on regular models. An available integrated trailer brake controller option provides proper brake-force signaling to a trailer's brake systems. A heavy-duty Trailering Package is also available. Yukon XL 2500 models replace the five-link coil-spring rear suspension with heavy-duty multileaf springs. A hydraulic brake booster in the 2500 model supplements the braking system with additional pressure. When properly equipped, the 2500 model can tow up to 9,600 pounds; 1500...
...20-inch chrome-clad aluminum alloy wheels, 20-inch 6-tapered spoke chrome-clad aluminum alloy wheels, 20-inch 5-spoke notched design aluminum alloy wheels, 20-inch 6-single spoke design aluminum alloy wheels, 20-inch 6-spoke chiseled design aluminum alloy wheels, 22-inch 12-spoke high-gloss black painted with highly polished rim aluminum alloy wheels, 22-inch 6-spoke multifeatured design aluminum alloy wheels, 22-inch 8-single spoke design aluminum alloy wheels, and 22 inch 8-spoke open design aluminum alloy wheels. A power sunroof, power liftgate, engine block heater, rear seat entertainment...
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