The GMC Jimmy is a US -produced by GMC sport utility vehicle ( SUV). The production of the GMC Jimmy started in 1983 with the GMC Jimmy S- 15th The S-15 Jimmy was based on the same platform and went through in the course of its existence, the same technical revisions such as the Chevrolet S-10 Blazer and Oldsmobile Bravada the. Jimmy was powered by the 4.3 -liter V6 engine known from the Chevrolet Blazer.
There were the larger K5 Jimmy, this was based on the Chevrolet K5 Blazer.
In 1993, the K5 was replaced by the GMC Yukon and it disappeared the suffix " S-15 " from the name S-15 Jimmy, and 1995, the GMC Jimmy was revised, both technically and in design principle. In 1998, the Jimmy the GMC Envoy was set aside. Although the Envoy based technically on the Jimmy, but offered a much more luxurious. But the Jimmy himself was supplemented by a provided with a higher level of equipment " Diamond Edition " in 2000. In 2001, production of the GMC Envoy has been set, but has transferred its name to the Jimmy, so the GMC Jimmy has since been brought as a GMC Envoy on the market.
From 1992 to 1993, a more powerful version with a 4.3 -liter V6 turbo engine with 209 kW was marketed as a GMC Typhoon.