Vehicle Details: 2019 GMC Acadia Capabilities
In true GMC fashion, the 2019 Acadia is an intimidating vehicle. It boasts a spacious cabin, ample cargo space (up to 79 cubic feet of space depending on how you adjust the seats), intense power and impressive capability to facilitate road trip gear, project materials, luggage and anything else you need to carry.
The 2019 GMC Acadia is available at six highly capable trim levels — SL, SLE-1, SLE-2, SLT-1, SLT-2 and Denali.
Performance and capability
When equipped with the 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine with Start/Stop Technology and six-speed automatic transmission, the 2019 Acadia delivers 193 horsepower and 188 lb-ft of torque and achieves a 1,000-pound maximum trailering capability. The powertrain earns an EPA-estimated fuel efficiency rating of 21 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway.*
When equipped with the 3.6-liter V6 engine paired to the standard six-speed automatic transmission, the 2019 Acadia generates 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque along with a staggering maximum trailering capability of 4,000 pounds. The powertrain earns an EPA-estimated 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.*
The fully independent front and five-link rear suspension systems help the 2019 Acadia deliver a controlled, responsive performance.
The 2019 GMC Acadia is a formidable midsize SUV, delivering outstanding power and trailering capabilities as well as advanced driver assist technologies and safety features designed to help you feel in control and confident behind the wheel. With the Driver Alert Package I, you can optimize the SLE-2 trim with Rear Park Assist, which offers you exceptional guidance when operating in reverse. Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert helps to safeguard you from making a dangerous maneuver. The Driver Alert Package II, which optimizes the SLT-2 trim, offers advanced systems including Forward Collision Alert to help mitigate or prevent a frontal impact and Low Speed Forward Automatic Braking, which automatically engages the brakes when necessary. IntelliBeam® headlamps provide a brighter pathway by automatically toggling between high and low beam settings. The innovative Teen Driver system, which allows parents to keep tabs on their young driver’s driving habits, comes standard as does the Rear Seat Reminder system, OnStar® and GMC Connected Services capability, Tire Pressure Monitoring System and Tire Fill Alert.
The 2019 GMC Acadia leads the pack in the midsize SUV segment with impressive capabilities, advanced safety technology and expansive space to accommodate every journey.
*2.5L 4-cyl. EPA-est. 21 MPG city/26 MPG hwy (FWD). 3.6L V6 EPA-est. 18 MPG city/25 MPG hwy (FWD).
This article is presented by Bill Marsh.