2016 GMC Acadia V6 Gasoline Engine Performance, The GMC Acadia is the first full-size crossover SUV from GMC badge. Also, it is the first unibody vehicle of this brand, as the first FWD passenger car. In the US market, sales began in late 2006.
GMC Acadia Model Version
Luxury version, with the Denali trim level appeared in 2010. Acadia SUV is set to the GM Lambda platform, which it shares with the Chevrolet Traverse and Buick Enclave. The vehicle features seating for eight, generous interior space. It is offered with FWD or AWD, and towing capacity is 5,200 lb. Since its appearance, Acadia SUV, notes a remarkable sales results, and each year and figures are growing. 2016 GMC Acadia has the task to continue this trend and the company achieved a satisfactory profit.
2016 GMC Acadia Engine Performance
2016 GMC Acadia will be offered in several versions. In addition to the basic versions are available, and versions of with the SLE-1 and SLE-2 equipment packages. Top-of is 2016 GMC Acadia Denali. All versions are available with 3.6-liter V6 gasoline engine with spark-ignition direction-injection technology. The engine develops 281 hp at 6,300 rpm and 266 lb.-ft.of torque at 3,400 rpm. Variants are available with FWD and AWD, and a 6-speed automatic transmission.
A version with FWD has an EPA rating of 17 city/24 hwy mpg, while the AWD Acadia has an EPA rating of 16 city/23 hwy mpg.2016 GMC Acadia Denali has the same specifications as the standard model. The difference is in higher quality and better supply of equipment and facilities. Version with dual exhaust pipes reaches 288 hp and 270 lb.-ft. of torque.
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As we have told you before that this new version will come out with totally different styling for its body so that this truck-like SUV is possible to come out with modern style and very handsome. The exterior concept is quite robust because it is more dynamic and refreshed especially for the front end to complete different details. The grille is built with the smaller design and the front bumper will be bolder than before. 2017 GMC Acadia surely is built with more than just offering cosmetic changes as a full-sizer. It is rumored that this car has some details especially for the chrome in Denali variant.2017 GMC Acadia is also will be featured with more technology system to make it more modern including for the base variant especially in Denali variant. Even the car is quite promising to receive an upgraded OnStar’s system with the great Cruise Control.2017 GMC Acadia interestingly will not only offer the cosmetic changes but this new version is also possible to offer different platform that could be the new C1XX platform. This architecture is totally lightweight with the reduced bodyweight to offer to give better fuel economy. The lighter bodyweight will also offer better mpg and it seems that the car will receive at least two engine options. For the current V6 engine 3.6 liter, likely the company will replace it with new twin-turbocharged V6 engine and a hybrid system. Those two engines are mated to new nine-speed auto transmission. The standard is front-wheel drive system while the optional is AWD.
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2016 GMC ACADIA: EXTERIOR AND INTERIORHailing from a very renowned brand name, 2016 GMC Acadia is no less when it comes to the interiors and the exteriors. Many minimal changes have been introduced in the new model of 2016 in regard to its exteriors. Thus, it follows many similar patterns of its previous models. The exterior of the car includes some minute changes over the front fenders that have been done to modernize the car. Some new colors are to be introduced in this creation along with some newly designed rim. This eight seater is also expected to reduce its weight as compared to all its predecessors. The interior of the car doesn’t come along with so many changes. The interiors of the car are proposed to be given some new and exciting entertainment features to make the driving thrilling and full of fun. Some redesigning is expected to be done over the bumpers and the grille of the car. Some newly designed headlights are also around the corner of the 2016 GMC Acadia. The lighting system of this amazing creation would include the LED lights complying with the new fashion and trends. Thus, despite of minute changes, the interiors as well as the exteriors of the 2016 GMC Acadia would be worth the wait.
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A large number of GM SUV is set to Lambda platform. This platform is an upgraded version of the previous Epsilon platform, which was used by GM SUV models. 2017 GMC Acadia will be set to the new Scalable Chi, or C1XX platform. The new platform offers the possibility of constructing vehicles with a short wheelbase or long wheelbase. New 2017 Acadia will not be the only SUV that will use this platform. On the same platform will be set up and the next-generation Buick Enclave, Chevrolet Traverse and Cadillac SRX (XT5) SUV. New Acadia and a new generation of Cadillac XT5 will use the short wheelbase version of the platform, while the 2017 Chevrolet Traverse and next, Buick Enclave will be placed on the long wheelbase version.GMC Acadia is one of the first full-size SUVs GM company. Design and construction of 2017 model will show the direction of the new design of the company SUV models. It has already been mentioned process of complete redesign of the new model. It will include complete vehicle, so it is expected that the new Acadia to be completely different from the current model. The outlook will be modified. Changes will include restyled front fascia, squared-off fenders, new design LED lights that will be installed vertically, as well as revised grille that will be positioned lower. Inside cabin are expected quality materials combined with modern design solutions. The vehicle will offer a number of advanced driver assistance systems, as well as new security systems and entertainment.There were rumors that the new generation 2017 GMC Acadia will be produced in Spring Hill, Tennessee. For now, the current production model is carried out in Delta Township Plant. Production of the new generation Cadillac SRX is moved from Mexico in Spring Hill. Since these two models will share its platform, there is reason to believe that will be produced in the same factory.
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