• (4.1) 11 reviews
  • MSRP: $5,133$15,677
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: 19-23
  • Engine: 185-hp, 2.9-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Towing Capacity: 2,100 lbs.
2007 GMC Canyon

Our Take on the 2007 GMC Canyon

Our Take

The 2007 GMC Canyon's engines get a boost in horsepower, and General Motors promises improved shift quality for the pickup. There are also two new shades of blue and new red exterior paint options.GMC introduced the Canyon pickup truck for the 2004 model year. Designed from the ground up, th... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Rear-seat passenger space
  • Resale value of regular cab 2WD models

Notable Features

  • 185- or 242-hp engine
  • Three cab configurations
  • Available sport-tuned suspension
  • Optional side curtain airbags
  • Available High-Stance Off-Road model


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 11 reviews

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Good, Dependable Truck

by Mike from Eastern Kentucky on June 14, 2010

I bought a new 2007 Canyon in December 2007. I drove this little truck for three years and it was a very solid truck. I bought the 2 wheel drive, regular cab work truck version. I drove it through sno... Read Full Review

26 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on GMC Canyon SL

Head Restraints and Seats
Moderate overlap front

IIHS Ratings

Based on GMC Canyon SL

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
Overall Rear
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry

Moderate overlap front

Left Leg/Foot
Overall Front
Right Leg/Foot
Structure/safety cage
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on GMC Canyon SL

Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on GMC Canyon SL

Overall Rollover Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

Safety defects and recalls are relatively common. Stay informed and know what to do ahead of time.

Safety defects and recalls explained

Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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