The 2017 GMC Acadia is compact SUV which is debuted at this year's NAIAS, where he presented the new platform, delivers more luxury and comfort and at the same time under the hood reveals new engine. New Acadia was positioned between the terrain and full-size Yukon.
What is particularly interesting weighs less than 318 kg (700 pounds) compared to the current model, offer three rows of seating on most models but it is available with five or six-passenger seating. It has a very attractive sharp lines, more sloped windshield and squared-off wheel wells. To change the appearance can be selected in SLE, SLT and Denali trim but this year's model gets a new trim All Terrain, which has enhanced off-road capability.
The customer can choose from three wheel options that include 17", 18", and 20" design. All Terrain trim comes with a unique three-bar grille with a body-color surround, black chrome trim, and unique wheels and tires.
Under the hood is a new standard that is 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine with direct injection and variable valve timing, which has a power of 194 hp, and the 3.6-liter V-6 engine is more powerful and efficient than the current model, also with direct injection and variable valve timing, which possesses the output of 310 hp. Both models are mated with six-speed automatic transmissions, and an electronically controlled drive mode selector. Front-drive models offer Normal (2x4), Snow, Sport and Trailer / Tow modes, while AWD models offer 2x4 (AWD Disconnect), 4x4, Sport, Off Road and Trailer / Tow modes.
The interior of the new Acadia's has a redesigned dashboard and has a new form, it was the same 8" IntelliLink infotainment screen, steering wheel and dual-zone climate controls. Functionality is always present and especially with new features such as a split-folding second-row seat. The 50/50-split third-row seat folds flat for a completely flat load floor behind the second row and when the second row is also folded receives useful space of 2,237 liters (79 cu-ft). In addition, the interior has many details which contributes to the comfort and convenience of passengers.
As for safety features depending on the model features a Safety Alert Seat, Forward Collision Alert, Front and Rear Parking Assist, Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Forward Automatic Braking, Forward Low Speed Automatic braking, braking Pedestrian Front, Surround Vision camera system, IntelliBeam automatic headlamp high-beam control, Following Distance Indicator.
Based on all this 2017 GMC Acadia, very possible that it will have price about $ 32,975 in sales will be available only in the fall of 2016.