2004 GMC Canyon

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3 reviews
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Available Price Range $3,723-$13,755 Trims24 Combined MPG 19-24 Seats 2-6

Our Take on the 2004 GMC Canyon

Our Take

Known for its “professional grade” trucks, GMC is introducing a new pickup for the 2004 model year. Brand-new and designed from the ground up, the Canyon will be similar to Chevrolet&rs... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Rear-seat passenger space
  • Resale value of regular cab

Notable Features

  • 175- or 220-hp engine
  • Three cab configurations
  • Two suspension choices
  • Optional side-curtain airbags
  • Available high-stance offroad model


Our Expert Reviews

Automakers neglected their small pickups for much of the past decade, concentrating on more profitable fullsize trucks and SUVs. But during the 2004-05 model years, four of the five companies that build compact trucks released fully redesigned models. General Motors got the jump on the field last year with the introduction of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. But during the fall of 2004, D... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

4.7 out of 5

Based on 3 reviews

Great POWER and GREAT gas mileage

by mycanyon from Hammond, LA on August 11, 2006

I have really enjoyed this vehicle. It does everything someone would need a light/medium truck for, and even has the power of a V-6, but with the gas mileage of a 4cyl. I have averaged anywhere from... Read Full Review

24 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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