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2009 GMC Envoy

At a Glance

Pricing $30,625 - $38,670
Drive Types RWD, 4WD
Engines 4.2l I6, 5.3l V8
Transmissions A4
Fuel Economy 14-15 (city), 20-21 (highway)

Overview Information

The GMC Envoy fits in a very competitive midsize SUV field. Engine choices include a 291-bhp 4.2L I-6, or a 300-bhp 5.3L V-8 (Envoy Denali) coupled to a 4-speed automatic. The V-8 is equipped with Displacement on Demand for improved fuel economy. Envoy models are available with 2WD or Autotrac on-demand 4WD. Stabilitrak® stability control is standard and head curtain side airbags are available. Towing capacity is 6,600 lbs. when equipped with the 5.3L V-8. Most other midsize SUVs are equipped with independent rear suspensions and 5-speed automatics, features which put the Envoy at a comparative disadvantage. The Envoy Denali is best suited for customers who need extra towing capability, or prefer the minor luxury upgrades.

Official Word:

Changes to the 2009 GMC Envoy and Envoy Denali models are few, but customers will appreciate the new Bluetooth wireless capability for safer, hands-free phone calls. It is available with Envoy's OnStar 8.0 system. Also new for '09 are three exterior colors: Sand Beige Metallic, Quicksilver Metallic and Silver-Green Metallic. They replace Medium Brown Metallic, Liquid Silver Metallic and Silver Mist Metallic, respectively. Envoy lineup Envoy and Envoy Denali have a roomy, midsize package that rides...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Envoy SLE 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 RWD 14/20/17 $30,625
Envoy SLE 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $32,760
Envoy SLT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 RWD 14/20/17 $33,480
Envoy SLT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $35,615
Envoy Denali 5.3l V8 (300-bhp) A4 RWD 15/21/18 $36,535
Envoy Denali 5.3l V8 (300-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $38,670