Though the size of the new 2017 GMC Acadia and the 2017 GMC Acadia Limited is a bit smaller, it still offers improved fuel economy, improved dynamics, luxury feel and good room for up to seven passengers, along with lots of other features. The GMC Arcadia is one of the vehicles that get successively lighter and smaller with each generation instead of growing larger. In its latest edition, maximum capacity to accommodate passengers has also dropped to seven from eight, in its previous versions. The 2017 GMC Acadia review Greeley Fort Collins Loveland Longmont Cheyenne provided here, will help people all over nation to know more about this family crossover vehicle.
Exterior and interiors 2017 GMC Acadia
The 2017 GMC Acadia Review Greeley Fort Collins Loveland Longmont Cheyenne covers many aspects, including interior and exterior trims. The 2017 GMC Acadia is an intentionally balanced family oriented crossover with a truck like tough look and luxury feel even with its smaller size. Unlike other GMC vehicles, it is not bulky, but some of its angular features like the bold grille and its rectangular shape of still exist. Its body is more sculpted from its sides but the glass on its rear side window looks to wrap to its back, whereas the window at its third pillar appears to be kicked up. Lots of chrome trim on its Denali model improves its luxurious looks and all other models have black trims.
Internal space is the best feature of the 2017 GMC Arcadia, which helps it to stand with other mainstream crossovers in the market. Its cargo space has been reduced by 36 cu ft, but still it provides enough space for plenty of gear or groceries. Its second row can be moved back and forth to give few inches more to the passengers in its third row or more cargo space. Moreover the smart sliding seat of the second row also makes access to the third row easier.
The cabin of the Arcadia is suitably upgraded by providing soft touch surfaces on its dashboard and door panels along with a metal trim on its center pieces.
Affordability of the 2017 GMC Acadia
Among three-row mid-size SUVs and Crossovers available in the market the 2017 GMC Acadia is considered to be more affordable than others, as its price range starts from $31,900 to $50,815. The price range of other crossovers in the same class include Mazda CX-9 form $32,420 to $44,915, Honda Pilot from $31,245 to $47,670, Ford Explorer from $31,995 to $53,915 and Toyota Highlander from $31,430 to $51,425 depending on their various models and features.
Other features of the 2017 GMC Acadia
The base engine used in all the FWD models and SL, SLE and SLT1 trims of the 2017 GMC Arcadia is a four cylinder 2.5-liter engine, with a 6 speed automatic transmission to produce 190 lb-ft of torque and 194 hp. The estimated fuel efficiency of this engine with all-wheel drive models is 21 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on highway, whereas 21 mpg in city and 25 mpg on highway for front wheel drive models.
On its SLE2 and SLT1 trims and higher trims like Denali and AWD for SLT2 V6 3.6-liter engines is used to provide 271 lb-ft of torque and 310 hp. Another benefit of this engine is that some of its cylinders can be deactivated while driving on the highway to improve its fuel efficiency. A properly equipped Acadia can tow up to 4000 pounds with its V6 engine.
Stability and traction control, antilock brakes, full-length side curtain airbags, front seat side airbags, OnStar emergency telematics, an inboard airbag for the driver and a system to remind the driver to check the backseat passengers before driving are some of the standard safety features provided in all the models of 2017 GMC Acadia.
On standard SLT1 and SLE2 trims Driver Alert package 1 is also available that includes rear cross-traffic alerts, rear parking sensors and a blind spot monitor. On standard SLT2 and Denali trims Driver Alert package 2 is provided that includes automatic high beams, low-speed frontal collision mitigation, a safety alert that buzzes when the driver seat alerts are activated and front parking sensors along with lane keep assist.
Other benefits of the 2017 GMC Acadia
Heated and ventilated front seats, hands-free power lift-gate, a power tilt and telescopic steering column, heated second-row seats a heated steering wheel, continuous variable ride control and an 8.0-inch configurable instrument panel display are some of the features in the Denali model which increases its level of luxury.
GMC has also updated the 2017 GMC Acadia by including Intellilink infotainment system, Apple Car Play, Android Auto compatibility and 8-inch center touchscreen along with three new apps to improve the accessibility of their users. To view our complete Acadia and Acadia Limited inventory, click here For more information on this 2017 GMC Acadia Review Greeley Fort Collins Loveland Longmont Cheyenne contact us at (877) 663-2654.