The major changes will be made in this vehicle like the new platform, design, and style. In the series of luxury vehicles, it will be a good addition. It is reported that new Lambda platform will be introduced in new 2017 GMC Acadia. The previous platform of Epsilon will be modified to bring the desired features and better results.
2017 GMC Acadia – Design Specifications:
The addition of features of other platforms like Chi platform, C1XX and Epsilon is also possible in the current generation. In order to impart a strong wheelbase and features, the new platform will be applied. Both types of wheelbase like long wheelbase and short wheelbase are used in the upcoming model. Other changes in the design include lowered grill, streamlined hood, unique design, and lightweight. On the rear end, we can find the changes like LED vertical headlights, reshaped SUV and small bumper. The 2017 GMC Acadia will possess modified and redesigned side mirrors. The size and style of grille will change-up to some extent. The latest LED and fog lights will make sure uniform visibility on a front end. These are key possible changes in the upcoming model of Acadia Company.
The interior side of this crossover will enjoy the unique style, more space, and extra comfort. The arrangement is available for seven passengers inside this variant. The three seat rows with the leather material will impart a great level of comfort for passengers. The front end of the cabin will offer dashboard, LCD, adjustable seats, gearbox, and speakers. The air conditioner will also help to maintain the interior temperature of a cabin. The company will also add new entertainment products inside this SUV like speakers, mixer, USB ports, charger, LCD, and MP3. The presence of radio and wireless internet access is also possible in new GMC Acadia. All these features will help to make this vehicle comfortable for a ride on all types of road conditions.
2017 GMC Acadia – Engine Offering:
The 3.6-litre V6 engine with 281 hp and 266 lb-ft will be used to power up this vehicle. This turbocharged engine will produce great power. The nine-speed transmission system and automatic gearbox will also boost up the performance of this motor. The 2017 GMC Acadia will offer front wheel drive but an option of four-wheel drive is also possible for the benefit of passengers. The weight of engine will reduce up to some extent.
Safety Products and Competition:
The list of safety products includes a navigation system, cruise control, security system, alarms, door locks and parking sensors. It will also compete with Cadillac XT5 crossover SUV.
Its EPA fuel economy will be 17/24 mpg for FWD and a 16/23 mpg for AWD.
2017 GMC Acadia – Price and Release Date:
No information about the price is available yet but we can expect it around 32,000 dollars. The release of 2017 GMC Acadia is expected around mid of 2016.