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2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
MSRP
$27,830
Invoice
$26,864
Average Price Paid
$26,043
272 listings nationwide

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2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
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2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
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2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$40,408
2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,372
22 listings nationwide

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
George Kennedy Preview:

The midsize truck market has made quite the comeback in the past decade. Many of the traditional big-truck players are back to offering smaller pickups, imbuing them with the latest te...

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Introduced in 2004, the current Nissan Frontier pickup is among the older automotive designs on American roads. However, as the Frontier enters 2019, Nissan leaves it mostly unchanged....

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
No User Reviews
2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
writes:
Fairly outdated and crude vehicle. Engine noise and ride are adequate. Controls are easy to use and requires l...
Family Car Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"Just about everything but the main display interface and control"
Value Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"The smooth delivery of power, the tactile feel of all controls, excellent seats and ride. "
writes:
Outdated no power uncomfortable
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"It doesnt look like a box"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"Much bigger cargo area"
30
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"Yes"
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"A little more room"

Specs

2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth
2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X2
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
17 MPG
16 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
24 MPG
23 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21 gal 21.1 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 3,400 RPM
308 hp @ 6,800 RPM
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
275 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
16.5:1
11.5:1
9.7:1
Displacement
2,800 cc
3,600 cc
4,000 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.94 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.76 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Overall 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Driver 4 stars 3 stars
Front Crash Passenger 4 stars 2 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 5 seats
Front Legroom 45 in 42.4 in
Back Legroom 35.8 in 33.6 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload -- 1,340 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs --
Maximum Towing Capacity -- 6,620 lbs
Exterior
Length 212.4 in 205.5 in
Width 83.9 in 72.8 in
Height 70.6 in 70.1 in
Wheelbase 128.3 in 125.9 in
Bed Length 61.7 in 59.5 in

Available Options

2020 GMC Canyon
All Terrain Crew Cab 4WD with Cloth

Exterior Colors

  • Carbon Black Metallic
  • Dark Sky Metallic
  • Onyx Black
  • Red Quartz Tintcoat
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Engine, 2.8L Duramax Turbo-Diesel, Di, 4-Cylinder
  • LPO, Performance Air Intake System
  • All Terrain X Package
  • Audio System Feature, Bose Premium 7-Speaker System
  • Driver Alert Package
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Black, 3" Round, Off-Road Step Bars
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Black, 5" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chrome, 5" Rectangular
  • LPO, Exterior Convenience Package
  • LPO, Power Package
  • LPO, Sport Bar, Bed-Mounted, Tubular
  • LPO, Vinyl Tonneau Cover With Integrated Support Bows
2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Cayenne Red Metallic
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Pearl

Option Packages

  • [A93] Bed Liner/Trailer Hitch Package

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