The 2018 GMC Acadia continues to present a robust image as a midsize SUV that has noteworthy towing brawn and engaging features to make any road trip seem shorter.
The 2018 GMC Acadia’s base SL trim offers maximum efficiency, with an EPA-estimated 21 mpg city, 26 mpg highway and 23 mpg combined.* The upper two trims, SLT-2 and Denali, will appeal to those looking for more power under the hood in the form of a 3.6-liter V6 engine that surges with 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque.
The new GMC Acadia is a force to be reckoned with when you consider its 4,000-pound towing capacity that comes with the 3.6-liter powertrain. This beast should meet your needs if you have moderately-heavy loads to haul.
Interior luxuries and comfort
The spacious Acadia has plenty of room for all of your gear—79 cubic feet with the second- and third-row seats folded. Available roof rails provide additional space for storing any luggage that can’t fit in the trunk area.
Available perforated leather-appointed seating will cushion passengers from bumps along uneven roads. Both the steering wheel and rear seats are heated to make driving in chillier weather more comfortable.
The 2018 Acadia will wow you with its technology perks. An available eight-inch infotainment system with Navigation makes driving to new locations a cinch. By selecting the optional Bose® premium eight-speaker system, you can elevate your auditory experience and enjoy your playlists at a whole new level.
Safety is a priority with the 2018 Acadia. Opt for the Traction Select feature to enjoy superior grip on a variety of terrains. It has modes for all-wheel drive, off-road, snow, sport and trailer/tow.
Avoid straining your neck while backing out of a parking space or out of the garage by using the rear view camera. This technology does the hard work for you while keeping you and your crew safe.
A thorough system of airbags combines with the Passenger Air Bag Sensing System to give you peace of mind. Child-security rear door locks come standard on each trim level to put you at ease while traveling with young ones.
The 2018 GMC Acadia is a great choice if you are looking for a roomy family-hauler that has the strength for the occasional towing job. With affluent technology and comfort-enhancing amenities inside, the new Acadia is sure to please even your pickiest passengers.
*EPA mileage estimate. Actual mileage may vary.
This article is presented by Bill Marsh Automotive Group in Traverse City, Michigan.