GMC Acadia

Price $34,300
Fuel consumption 8.9 – 11.3 L/100km
The Car Guide rating 76%(view ratings)
The Acadia midsize SUV gets a major update this year as new, more modern competitors hit the market. It features a redesigned grille and taillights, an updated infotainment system, a new head-up display and extra safety content. There’s also a new 2.0-litre turbo engine producing 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque, a new nine-speed automatic transmission, a more refined suspension and a rugged-looking off-road model called AT4. This one gets a standard 310-horsepower V6.

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First Drives2020 GMC Acadia AT4: The Proper Uniform
GMC is in the midst of a transformation. The GMC Sierra and GMC Sierra HD pickups are all-new, the AT4 sub-brand is about to expand to the entire lineup and the Acadia midsize crossover sits pretty thanks to a makeover for the 2020 model year. This story is about the …
First Drives2017 GMC Acadia: Unique, For Now
You might not know it, but Canada is a big market for the GMC division of General Motors. While buyers in the United States generally prefer Chevrolet’s truck lineup, we are more inclined to choose the GMC brand’s more posh versions. European style, brand image; we can speculate on the …
Spotlight onIn Whistler to Drive the new 2017 GMC Acadia
General Motors offers quite a few options for those in need of a vehicle capable of carrying seven passengers over three rows of seats. For those in the market for a big, powerful and off-road capable vehicle, there’s the Chevrolet Tahoe/Suburban and the GMC Yukon, two models with a long …


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RecallsOver 20 Makes Affected by Continental-made Tires That May Explode
Continental Tire has issued a recall covering approximately 100,000 Continental, General and Barum tires in North America due to a manufacturing defect that could cause a blowout. Nearly two dozen vehicle brands are affected including Acura, Audi, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Chrysler, Dodge, Ford, Fiat, GMC, Honda, Jeep, Lexus, Lincoln, …
NewsGMC Announces 2020 Changes and AT4 Sub-brand Expansion
General Motors of Canada has just announced the various changes and updates to its 2020 GMC pickup and SUV lineup. It also has great news for off-road enthusiasts: every single model will be available in AT4 variant within the next two years. Let’s start at the bottom of the ladder.
NewsMade in USA: the Most American-made Vehicles are…
In the United States, American-made products are highly regarded, with good reason, as they obviously boost the local economy as opposed to foreign-made products. However, are all the domestic-brand vehicles really assembled with components sourced from the United States? That’s what the Kogod School of Business figured out. This establishment …
News2017 GMC Acadia starts at $34,995 in Canada
The GMC Acadia isn't just shedding pounds for the 2017 model year, with the automaker announcing the now-midsize crossover will start at $34,995 when it goes on sale—$2,525 less than the 2016 base model. Set to hit the market this spring, the 2017 Acadia is seven inches shorter and 700 …
NewsGMC heavily reworks Acadia crossover for 2017
GMC unveiled a more-than-redesigned 2017 Acadia on the second day of the Detroit auto show, with the crossover transforming from full-size to midsize to reflect its new proportions and further separate it from the Yukon in the automaker's lineup. The new Acadia is more than seven inches shorter than the …
Detroit2017 GMC Acadia: less weight and more power
The GMC brand chose the Detroit Auto Show to present the 2017 Acadia. It went on a serious diet, shedding 700 lbs. compared to the outgoing generation. Its size has also decreased, as the new Acadia is shorter by 7.2 inches while its wheelbase has been cut by 6.4 inches.
RecallsAnother 1.3 Million Cars Recalled by GM
Whatever you say about GM, it is very clear that their new policy of ‘’better safe than sorry’’ is fiercely enforced! The American automaker just initiated another large-scale recall, targeting 1,339,355 SUVs produced between 2008 and 2014. On certain 2009-2014 Buick Enclave, 2008-2014 Chevrolet Traverse, 2008-2014 GMC Acadia and 2009-2010 …


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Review: 2017 GMC Acadia
Graeme says the previous Acadia was left withering on the vine for too long. This week he gets a chance to sample the new generation. For more stories about the 2017 GMC Acadia, hit the link - (This segment originally aired on Motoring TV 2017 Episode #8) …
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MOTORING TV: Premium Crossover of the Year for 2017
Motoring TV recently held it's 1 hour Car of the Year Special on the TSN network where we picked the best in class for 2017. Here are the nominees and winner for Premium Crossover. (This segment originally appeared on Motoring TV 2017 episode #6) …
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Review: 2017 GMC Acadia
Bigger is not always better. So says General Motors as it launches its new GMC Acadia. This segment is hot and GM wanted the Acadia to stand out when it comes to design,. With that in mind we had the opportunity to meet the chief designer. (This segment originally aired …