Read more about the 2015 GMC Canyon Long-Term Review: Introduction at AutoGuide.com.Welcome to the first episode in our long-term evaluation of the 2015 GMC Canyon.
The pickup truck world is full so of choices that many of the lines traditionally dividing segments are starting to blur. GM’s answer to the crowded marketplace is downsizing in the form of the new Chevy Colorado and GMC Canyon. These are midsize pickup trucks, although even the definition of these “small” trucks is changing. It’s safe to think of these two like ¾ of a half-ton.
GM says its new trucks are 'right sized,' offering a balance between capability and affordability that people are looking for. Staples of every pickup truck, namely a body-on-frame design, leaf-spring suspension and a locking rear differential are all included to prove this workhorse means business.