2017 GMC Acadia

Tuesday, January 12th 2016. | GMC

2017 GMC Acadia is a new crossover SUV that is close to completion. In the coming year, this new vehicle will be available in the marketplace. It will come out with new refreshment. The major changes not only happen in exterior but also interior sides. The new performance and appearance will be built o the better platform, that is Chi platform. Besides that, the latest GMC Acadia categorized as a new generation that is smart SUV. Therefore, 2017 Acadia will be not only great addition in the luxury motors but also considered as an asset of the GM vehicles.

2017 Acadia Front

Design

The information of redesign has no got confirmation by the automaker. Based on the rumor, the boxy wheel arches of the previous model will be taken by the latest GMC Acadia. The new car will have the upright front end and rather long body. The new grille and new lights will complete the 2017 GMC Acadia. Then the hood will be more streamlined. Besides that, the side windows will be different. The wheels will come out with the standard size that is 19 inches.

Apart from that, the interior will have all new design. On the center of dashboard, there is a a large 8.4 inch touch screen. Compared with the previous model, 2017 GMC Acadia will have less buttons. It means that it will transfer more of its functions to the center screen. The steering wheel will get new materials that is leather. The leather not only wraps the steering wheel but also the dashboard that has soft touch and premium upholstery. The latest technology features also complete inside of car. In addition, there will be available safety system for passengers, cruise control, connectivity of latest 4G LTE and navigation system.

Engine

Under the hood of new GMC Acadia will be powered with a 2.0 liter turbocharged inline-4 engine. The base unit will deliver outputs of 270 horsepower and 290 lb-ft of torque. Then the power will be sent to the front wheel drive. However, 2017 GMC Acadia will also get a 3.6 liter direct injected V6 unit. It can produce 300 horsepower and more than 280 lb-ft of torque. For this engine will be available in all wheel drive. To reach quality performance, both engines will be combined with a 9-speed automatic transmission as the standard power.

Release Date and Price

The rumor mentions that 2017 GMC Acadia will be released in 2016. Then the price tag will be approximately around $31.000.