If you’re opting for the Gmc Acadia 2020 over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the Gmc Acadia 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the Gmc Acadia 2020 happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Gmc Acadia 2020 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you want it most.
The Gmc Acadia 2020, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Gmc Acadia 2020’s ride and driving experience begin to fall consistent with extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate checking out the Gmc Acadia 2020’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at additional value. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Gmc Acadia 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Gmc Acadia 2020 additionally affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Gmc Acadia 2020 contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Version Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury Gmc Acadia 2020, which pushes the Gmc Acadia 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as properly, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.