GMC Envoy alternatives
Latest model: GMC Envoy Denali 2005
The new GMC Envoy replaced the Jimmy name in Gmc's lineup. While it still shares a platform with the Chevrolet Trailblazer, the look-and-feel is differentiated. Early versions used the 270 hp (201 Kw) Vortec 4200 motor, while later GMC Envoys stepped up to 275 hp (205 Kw). This rating grew to 291 hp for the 2006 model year. All GMC Envoys have 4-wheel disc brakes. A Displacement on Demand 5. 3 L V8 was used beginning in 2005.
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The GMC Envoy was Motor Trend magazine's Sport/utility of the Year for 2002. The 4200 Vortec I6 motor has been called to Ward's 10 Best Engines list annually since its introduction.
Engines:2003-present LL8 4. 2 L (256 in³) I62003-2004 5300 5. 3 L (323 in³) V82005-present 5300 5. 3 L (323 in³) V8 with Displacement on Demand.
One original element of the GMC Envoy was the availability of a 3-row 7-passenger GMC Envoy XL version. This car is 16 in (406 mm) longer and has a higher roofline to enable easier access to the third row of seatings. This roof is disguised by traditional roof racks.