For those looking for more power and loads of luxury in a mid-sized SUV, the Denali comes standard with a 5.3L V8 engine. It makes 302 horsepower at 5200 rpm and 330 ft-lbs of torque at 4000 rpm. The 5.3L V8 sports the impressive active fuel management feature that deactivates four of the eight cylinders and propels the vehicle on just four cylinders in instances where extra power is not needed. The transition from eight to four cylinders and back is virtually undetectable and helps boost fuel economy.
Standard equipment includes 17-inch alloy wheels, four-wheel anti-lock disc brakes, power windows and locks, leather-wrapped steering wheel, OnStar, cruise control, dual zone climate control, a CD player with XM satellite radio, and StabiliTrak stability control system.
The SLT trim adds features such as a heated mirrors, leather seating, power front seats, driver seat memory feature, a universal garage door opener, auto climate control, and more.
The 2WD Denali pricing starts at $34,990 and includes a Bose premium speaker system, rear limited slip differential, unique front and rear fascias, headlamp washers, power adjustable pedals, heated front seats, leather- and wood-trimmed steering wheel, rear load leveling suspension, 18-inch high-polished aluminum wheels, and more. Pricing for the 4WD Denali starts at $37,190 and includes the same extra features as the 2WD