• (4.6) 17 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,122$13,642
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 15-18
  • Engine: 335-hp, 6.0-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 6-9
2005 GMC Yukon

Our Take on the 2005 GMC Yukon

Our Take

GMC's Yukon full-size sport utility vehicle is closely related to the Chevrolet Tahoe, and both models are based on General Motors' full-size pickup trucks. The Yukon and Tahoe compete against such full-size SUVs as the Ford Expedition, Lincoln Navigator, and Toyota's Land Cruiser ... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Exterior dimensions
  • Fuel economy
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Rear visibility with cargo doors

Notable Features

  • Three V-8s available
  • Luxury Denali edition
  • Up to nine-passenger seating
  • Available side-impact airbags


Our Expert Reviews

Sure, gas prices are out of sight now, and some consumers are having second thoughts about buying large, gas-hungry SUVs.But I suppose that eventually people will adjust their budgets to the new realities of $2-plus gasoline, and those who can afford to drive big SUVs will continue to do so. If you're among that group, then there's hardly a better big SUV on the market than our test-d... Read full review for the 2005 GMC Yukon

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 17 reviews

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Great vehicle...

by surgeryrn1 from Illinois on April 25, 2009

Love the Denali and will buy another one. It is very reliable, comfortable and roomy. Never have had a bit of trouble with my Denali.

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 5 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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