The new 2017 GMC Acadia is to undergo a number of changes. These changes will certainly make the Acadia a more stylish as well as contemporary vehicle. GMC is a company that is well known for making large sized and luxury vehicles. Its new 2017 GMC Acadia will probably be available for sale next year. When it is launched, the new Acadia will be a very luxurious SUV that is equipped with all the very best and latest technological features. This large sized crossover will be more streamlined than the earlier model and will get a few design changes including fresh exteriors and a new front grille.
2017 GMC Acadia: Redesign Exterior and Interior
This crossover SUV will be built on the latest Lambda platform. This platform will help to improve the Acadia’s performance and this same platform will also be used in all upcoming GMC SUVs. Besides this new platform, the new GMC Acadia 2017 also gets a better wheelbase and the vehicle will also be much lighter in weight, which will go a long way in ensuring that the Acadia is able to deliver better fuel economy. Overall, the new Acadia has been designed to provide better performance.
To ensure optimum performance, GMC has also streamlined the hood of the Acadia and the grille is placed in a lower position. The new Acadia also gets a pair of new headlights, which make use of the best and most advanced LED technologies. Inside, the cabin is both very stylish as well as very spacious. It is designed to provide ample comfort to those who plan to go on long trips. The cabin also boasts of a number of advanced technologies and it has good safety features like cruise control. The 4G LTE connectivity is provided and so too is a nice navigation system. Both these features are offered as standard for the new 2017 GMC Acadia. New materials have been used in the cabin and they go a long way in providing greater degree of comfort to driver and passengers. Advanced gadgets and other touches within the cabin are going to leave you feeling very breathless.
The body of this mid-size SUV 2017 GMC Acadia is very light. However despite being light, the body is strong and durable. The lightweight also translates into improved fuel economy.
2017 GMC Acadia: Engine Specs
Under the hood, a 3.6-liter V6 engine powers up the Acadia. There are rumors suggesting that GMC will replace this engine with a fresh twin turbo engine that is able to produce more power. A hybrid version will also be offered and this hybrid version is expected to be very efficient. The engines of new 2017 GMC Acadia will be paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission that delivers power to the front wheels though you can also opt for an all-wheel drive variant in which case the power from the engine will be transferred to all four wheels. The computer-controlled transmission takes care of the transmission of both power as well as torque.
2017 GMC Acadia: Release Date and Price
According to available reports, the new 2017 GMC Acadia should be introduced into the market some time during the middle of next year. As of now, GMC has still not provided any details regarding the price tag of its new 2017 GMC Acadia. Still, with major modifications and with the addition of advanced technological features, the price of the new 2017 GMC Acadia will certainly be higher than the price of the current model.