The GMC Canyon AT4X is already a formidable off-road pickup truck, however now it’s getting much more succesful with the addition of the 2024 GMC Canyon AT4X AEV Version. When you’re aware of the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison, then by proxy you’re aware of GMC’s model of it already.
Just like the bow-tie model of the pickup, the AT4X AEV Version is lifted an extra 1.5 inches past the common AT4X, giving it 12.2 inches of floor clearance, which is an identical to the ZR2 Bison. You additionally get to work with a 38.2-degree method, 26.0-degree departure, and 26.9-degree breakover angle. It’s fitted with AEV beadlock wheels wrapping 35-inch Goodyear Wrangler Territory mud-terrrain tires and makes use of hot-stamped boron metal skid plates for the radiator, steering gear, transmission, switch case, gas tank and rear differential.
Look-wise, the AEV Version sports activities a brand new entrance fascia with built-in fog lights and bigger fender flares that facilitate the larger tires. It makes use of AEV stamped-steel entrance and rear bumpers that embody heavy-duty get better factors, and the entrance bumper is suitable with a winch. The rear bumper (under) is especially intelligent, because it has simply detachable plastic corners that may be changed with 10 millimeter-thick metal skid plates for a bit additional safety on the path. You’ll discover an AEV in-bed mount for the spare tire, too, as the large 35-inch tire doesn’t match within the normal under-bed storage spot.
GMC wasn’t prepared to offer laborious numbers for payload or towing, however count on the Canyon AT4X’s specs to go down in an analogous method because the ZR2 Bison that misplaced 230 kilos of payload capability and 500 kilos of towing. And sure, the AEV Version retains the AT4X’s high-output four-cylidner that produces 310 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque. You get all the opposite AT4X goodies, too, together with issues just like the Multimatic spool valve shocks and electronic-locking entrance and rear differentials. It additionally will get the candy off-road launch management system that originally debuted on the Bison that may regulate energy in real-time based mostly on the traction accessible off-road.
On the within, the AEV Version provides three normal auxiliary switches that you could hook up off-road or overlanding equipment to. The truck can also be fitted with AEV-embroidered headrests and AEV all-weather flooring liners. Pricing for the AT4X AEV Version isn’t accessible fairly but, however GMC says it’s anticipated to be accessible for buyer orders later this 12 months.