Fully redesigned for 2015 model year, 2017 GMC Canyon doesn’t bring a lot of exciting news. For previous, 2016 MY it gained the Denali trim, and became the part of the Denali family. This time around, GMC will probably keep majority of the Canyon style and features. Changes that we could expect will probably affect the standard equipment on trims, however, nothing significant is announced or expected.
Ever since its discontinuation back in 2013, the rumors about return of the Escalade EXT appeared online. New generation of the regular Escalade SUV started with this model year, while its EXT pickup version should make a comeback with 2017 model year. Originally the rumors stated that we could see even 2016 version of the model. However, this doesn’t seem to be true, since the model is still not confirmed, and we are approaching end of this, 2015 year, when majority of automakers presents their new models. 2017 Cadillac Escalade EXT now seems like the most probable option.
2017 Nissan Titan will be mainly carried over. Its big redesign is done for the previous, 2016 model, when Nissan revealed new look and engine of its Titan pickup. These improvements made a big impact on Titan’s performance, and apparel. Better aerodynamic is achieved trough exterior styling improvements, enabled Titan less air resistance during the ride, and easier glide through it. The biggest news was the diesel engine added for 2016 Nissan Titan.
Previous model year brought new generation for one of the most popular pickup trucks in the world. Tacoma has been on the market from 1995, and it has achieved great results in the US. 2017 Toyota Tacoma will stay pretty much unchanged, due to the fact that 2016 MY brought new generation and with it, big redesign of the model. In January this year, at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show, Japanese multinational automaker revealed newly redesigned Tacoma which gathered sympathies of many people.
Since the model will get a small facelift for 2016 model year, 2017 Ford Ranger will probably be available in the same variant as its predecessor. It is hard to talks about precise details regarding engine specs, since Ford hasn’t revealed the 2016 model still, but information are available. Automakers usually make a plan of their future facelifts and redesigns, so it is easier to keep up. Ranger is one of the best-sellers from Ford’s truck line-up, and is one of the models with widest sale market.
Tundra is one of the most-talked about models from Toyota’s pickup truck line up. Its second generation is coming to an end, and the model is closing up to its big redesign. If 2016 model year, which is just around the corner, doesn’t bring much-awaited new design and engines, than 2017 Toyota Tundra most definitely will. For the moment, it seems like 2016 Tundra is more likely to be launched fresh and redesigned. Whatever is the case, here are the closest specs of the 2017 Toyota Tundra:
Nissan’s minivan Quest has been on the market since 1992, and it is currently in its fourth generation which started back in 2011. Since Japanese manufacturer switched generations of the MPV every five years, we can expect 2016 Nissan Quest to come fully redesigned. With upgrades made on the exterior and interior, this automaker may also introduce some changes on the performance of the model. Whether it will be some power boost, additional engine or change of the current one is left to see.
Nissan Cube, mini MPV from Japanese auto producer Nissan, was not known in the North American or European market until 2009. However, the model was in production since 1998, and sold exclusively in Japan for two generations. Starting its third generation Nissan decided to broad the sales markets of the model by launching it on two more continents. This turns out to be hit and a miss. Sales of the Nissan Cube in Europe was poor, and Japanese brand decided to withdraw the small MPV from this market back in 2011, while the end of Cube’s life in North America was declared last year, 2014.
Chevy Reaper is a special version of the Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck. Model caught the attention of many people since it was designed and tuned in order to deliver high off-road performances. Its main competitor is Ford Raptor, and you will find numerous comparisons between the two. Chevy Reaper is a product of joint venture of General Motors performance specialist Lingenfelter and custom builder Southern Comfort Automotive.
2016 VW Touran was revealed earlier on this year, at the 2015 Geneva Auto Show. During that event we had a chance to see what we can expect from new, second, generation, which started with this redesign. Originally launched back in 2003, this compact MPV only had one generation until now. Although Touran is not so interesting in US, its European customers simply love the vehicle for multiple reasons. Beside new, more modern design 2016 VW Touran bring changes in its performance as well, offering new engines and better fuel economy than ever.