GMC has given the Acadia a serious refresh that sees the favored mid-size crossover SUV undertake the robust seems of the model’s pickup vans.
However the updates, that are being launched for 2020 and characterize a mid-cycle replace for the present technology on sale since 2017, lengthen past the superficial as additionally they embody new powertrain and tech choices.
Beginning with the brand new seems, we will see that the usual LED headlights and grille have taken on a extra block-like design that lends the Acadia a harder, extra inflexible look. The taillights are additionally new and lengthen additional downward, which has the impact of creating the car seem taller.
The 2020 Acadia can also be accessible with GMC’s AT4 off-road package deal for the primary time. This offers the crossover a good bolder look through black chrome accents and an off-road wheel and tire package deal (17-inch customary and 20-inch accessible). Consumers looking for bling can nonetheless go together with the plush Denali package deal.
2020 GMC Acadia Denali
For the inside, GMC simplified the infotainment system, added a head-up show, and redesigned the middle console to create extra cupboard space. The most important change is the removing of the gear lever, with a push-button system used as an alternative.
Additionally new is a 2.Zero-liter turbocharged inline-Four with cylinder deactivation that serves because the mid-range choice. It delivers an affordable 230 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. A 2.5-liter inline-Four with 193 hp and 188 lb-ft is customary, whereas the range-topper is a three.6-liter V-6 good for 310 hp and 271 lb-ft. Acadias with Four-cylinder engines use a 6-speed automated whereas V-6 fashions get a brand new 9-speed auto.
Relying on the mannequin, consumers can select between front- and all-wheel drive. They’ll additionally select between seating preparations for 5, six or seven passengers.
Pricing for the 2020 Acadia shall be introduced nearer to the market launch within the spring, however we would not anticipate a lot of a change from the present mannequin’s $45,500 beginning determine.