No matter which automaker, you'll always have more than one option when it comes to the car, truck, and SUV body styles. At Bob Pion Buick GMC, serving
, we give northeast families more than one SUV to pick in the GMC lineup. Two popular choices are the
. If you've seen either of these SUVs on Massachusetts roads, you've seen how stylish each one is. While both models have their high points, it's up to you to decide which one fits your transportation needs.
Which GMC SUV is Right for You? Find Out Near Westfield, MA
At your Chicopee GMC dealership near Westfield MA
, our sales specialists can help you distinguish these SUVs and pick the one that fulfills your passenger, cargo, and performance expectations. Most of the differences between the GMC Terrain and GMC Acadia touch on cargo capacity, seating, fuel economy, and capability. You won't worry too much about amenities since both SUVs offer:
- Eight-inch GMC Infotainment System
- HD rear vision camera
- Bose® premium audio system
- 4G LTE Wi-Fi® hotspot capability
- Bluetooth® wireless connectivity
- OnStar® & GMC Connected Services
- Heated front seats and steering wheel
- Eight-way power driver's seat
- Hands-free power programmable liftgate
- Heated powered exterior side mirrors
- C-shaped LED signature lighting
- Front Pedestrian Braking
- Rear Cross Traffic Alert
- Following Distance Indicator
- Automatic Emergency Braking
- Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert
Dive into the Differences: GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia
Before commuting 40 minutes from Hartford, CT, save time by examining the differences between these SUVs online. You can do so by starting with the areas of size and performance. At Bob Pion Buick GMC, we want you to have the necessary details to make the right decision. Point by point, we will walk you through the facts that best distinguish the GMC Terrain from the GMC Acadia.
Class Size: For starters, the GMC Terrain is a compact SUV (the smallest in the lineup) while the GMC Acadia is a midsize SUV (larger than the Terrain, smaller than the Yukon).
SUV Seating: The GMC Terrain has a two-row layout for five passengers at a time. The GMC Acadia adds a third row for two more people, which makes its cabin occupancy a total of seven.
Cargo Capacity: Total cargo capacity in the GMC Terrain is 63.3 cubic-feet (with 29.6 cubic-feet behind the back row). The GMC Acadia reaches 79 cubic-feet behind the first, 41.7 cubic-feet behind the second and 12.8 cubic-feet behind the third row.
Fuel Economy: Given its smaller size, the compact Terrain wins in efficiency with 26 mpg city/30 mpg highway. The midsize Acadia gets 27 mpg on highways and 21 mpg in the city.
Engine Options: The GMC Acadia offers three engines (peak 310 horsepower and 271 pound-feet of torque) while the GMC Terrain only offers two engines (peak 252 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque).
Towing: With its available 3.6-liter V6 engine, the GMC Acadia can successfully tow up to 4,000 pounds. When it's using its optional 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, the GMC Terrain hauls up to 3,500 pounds.
Test Drive One or Both GMC SUVs at Bob Pion Buick GMC Today
When it comes down to the design, safety, and technology features, it won't matter whether you finance the GMC Terrain or GMC Acadia. You can find a trim package on either SUV that includes your desired amenities. By paying attention to fuel efficiency, towing capacity, engine performance, and cabin size, you'll conclude which GMC SUV is the right investment. Book a test drive in the compact Terrain, midsize Acadia, or both at Bob Pion Buick GMC today. We're proud to supply GMC SUVs to families across the state line in Enfield, CT