The 2019 GMC Acadia is a mid-size crossover premium SUV from the American manufacture GMC. GMC is a well-known brand who build a robust SUVs for people who take their vehicles little off-road. Its features and off-road capabilities made the GMC brand to stand out from the crowd. GMC is a sub-brand of a famous car manufactures General Motors. GMC vehicles are also widely used by government officials for their transportation needs.
Its rugged build quality combined with an extensive list of features attracted more and more customers into the brand. The new 2019 Acadia is expected to bring in a lot of changes and features and they are as follows: The GMC Acadia was introduced in the year 2006. It was launched as a full-size SUV later in the manufacture converted the Acadia into a crossover SUV because of growing demand for CUV based vehicles.
The Acadia crossover is built on the General Motors Lambda platform and it also shares this platform among Buick Enclave and Chevrolet Traverse. The new 2019 GMC Acadia is expected to get minor tweaks and changes for both interiors as well as exteriors. The Acadia doesn’t have good sales figures but with the new model, it’s expected to change. GMC is hoping to get more customer base to their portfolio with the help of this new Acadia.
2019 GMC Acadia – Exterior and Interior Redesign
The 2019 GMC Acadia is expected to get minor tweaks and changes for interior and exterior. The new changes for exterior include a redesigned front grille, newly designed led headlamps, revamped tailgate design, bigger alloy wheels, an addition of wheel arches and body cladding. All these new changes give the Acadia a distinct look and make it more rugged SUV.
The interior also sees certain changes that include new dashboard design and improvement in quality materials. The materials used to construct the dashboard is vastly improved compared to previous generation cars. The center of the dash is fitted with a large touch screen system. It provides good multimedia experience to the user. The Acadia can accommodate seven to eight passengers and comes in a 4 door version. Overall the new GMC Acadia has good exteriors as well as premium feeling interiors.
2019 GMC Acadia – Engine and Performance
The 2019 GMC Acadia is powered by a DOHC 24-valve 3.6-litre 6-cylinder V6 engine. It produces 310 hp and 271 lb-ft of torque. The engine is constructed from aluminum blocks to maintain the weight of car low and direct fuel injector are used for maximum performance.
All the power is sent to the front wheel of the car via a six-speed automatic transmission with the manual shifting feature. The Acadia can reach 0-60 mph in 6.2 seconds, 0-100 mph in 16.9 seconds and has a top speed of 131 mph. The chassis of the car is well built, and it helps to keep the body roll of the vehicle to minimal while driving through the corners. Overall the new Acadia has adequate performance.
2019 GMC Acadia – Price and Release Date
In conclusion, the GMC Acadia 2019 is expected to be priced at $37,090. And can go up to $40,765 for the top-end version. One can expect the new Acadia in showrooms in mid-2019