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2011 GMC Canyon

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Model year Front overlap SideRoof strengthHead restraints & seatsFront crash prevention
SmallModerate
2012
M
Crash avoidance rating
2011
M
Crash avoidance rating
2010
M
Crash avoidance rating
2009
M
Crash avoidance rating
2008
M
Crash avoidance rating
2007
M
Crash avoidance rating
2006
M
Crash avoidance rating
2005
M
Crash avoidance rating
2004
M
Crash avoidance rating

Applies to 2004-12 models

Overall evaluation
M
Dynamic rating
M
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

Bucket seats

How this test is conducted

Seat typeBucket seats
Geometry
Backset (mm)55
Distance below top of head (mm)40
Seat design parameters
Pass/failFail
Max T1 acceleration (g)11.8
Head contact time (ms)92
Force rating2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)212
Max neck tension (N)719

Applies to 2004-12 models

Overall evaluation
M
Dynamic rating
M
Seat/head restraint geometry
G
Important: Ratings for head restraints & seats should be compared only among vehicles of similar weight.

Seat type

Bench seats

How this test is conducted

Seat typeBench seats
Geometry
Backset (mm)55
Distance below top of head (mm)45
Seat design parameters
Pass/failFail
Max T1 acceleration (g)10.5
Head contact time (ms)85
Force rating2
Neck forces
Max neck shear force (N)161
Max neck tension (N)589

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