2015 GMC Acadia

2015 GMC Acadia received only small refreshment, which will be reflected in few exterior details, and some additional features. Due to the fact that Acadia received facelift just two years ago, there were no high expectations regarding the redesign. From its first appearance on the market it’s been 7 years, and during that period Acadia gained some quite big fan base, thanks to its recognizable look. Most visible changes that will be made this model year include wraparound rear glass, front grill and attractive design of both rear, front and fog lights.

2015 GMC Acadia Front

2015 GMC Acadia: Interior and Exterior

GMC is known for its trucks, but the truth is that the best-selling vehicles from its line-up are, in fact, the ones not categorized as trucks, and Acadia is one of them. This full-size SUV has robust exterior which looks contradicts its interior. Rough design lines of its body are combined with soft-touch surfaces on the inside, and numerous of features, including high-tech, safety and luxury. Acadia earned its highest scores on safety tests with help of its standard safety features which include blind-spot monitoring, anti-lock brakes, traction and stability control, a rearview camera and sets of airbags. Eight passenger seats are placed in three rows, and behind it, Acadia offers 24 cubic feet of cargo space, and if you decide to fold both back rows you will have 116 cubic feet. GMC offered wheels width range from 18 to 20 inches, and its width depends on trim choice. 2015 GMC Acadia is available in three trim variants SLE, SLT, and Denali, while its first two trims are divided into two sub-categories, SLE2 and SLT2.

2015 GMC Acadia Interior

2015 GMC Acadia: MPG

Highly equipped Acadia trims are all run by one engine, 3.6-liter V-6, which is capable to deliver up to 281 horsepower and 266 pound-feet of torque on SLE, SLT trims, while Denali trim gets 7 horsepower more, and it offers output of 288 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. However, both engines are mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. Front-wheel-drive comes standard, while all-wheel-drive is available as optional. According to GMC expectations 2015 Acadia models with FWD should be rated at 17/24 mpg city/hwy, and AWD models at 16/23 mpg.

2015 GMC Acadia: Competition

Biggest competitors for GMC’s luxury Acadia are Ford Explorer, Buick Enclave as well as Dodge Durango, which was its tough competitor throughout the couple of years now. Being in the same range, these rivals have many similarities, but Acadia is definitely the most luxurious one of all.

2015 GMC Acadia Rear

2015 GMC Acadia: Price and Release Date

Price range depends on both trims and drive modes, so the base price starts at $ 33,975 and goes up to $ 49,440 for Denali trim with AWD. 2015 GMC Acadia is set to be released sometime in the middle this year, so we expect its premiere sometime during the next couple of weeks.

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