2017 GMC Acadia Redesign, Release Date

Friday, October 16th 2015 | GMC


Since GM is ready with the new transmission, it is enough to say that they have big indication to strengthen the newest 2017 GMC Acadia. It will be the second generation that will receive this feature. As a full-size crossover, there will be some redesigns after we have been waiting for ten years to see it. It will be presented with revolutionary design.

Based on some speculations, this crossover SUV has a lot of details so that we need to wait for a year more to see its arrival. Many people are expecting that there will be a new platform and body styling to offer in 2017 GMC Acadia to complete the brand new nine-speed auto transmission. The extensive changes need a lot of time and it means that they would not launch it before the end of 2016.

2017 GMC Acadia Denali
2017 GMC Acadia Denali

Improvements

2017 GMC Acadia will have a complete redesign around its body style to make it much different from the previous model. This truck will be designed a bit like an SUV to make it more modern yet nicer than before. The current exterior design that gives robust look will be replaced with the brand new design to make it more dynamic especially at the front part.

To give more aerodynamic feature, the company also gives several different details around the front-end especially for the grid that is quite smaller. The upper bumper has stronger design compared to the previous model. The cosmetic changes will be featured with some structural details including the chrome accents. The Denali will go with more technology with the updated OnStar system for 2017 GMC Acadia.

Platform and Engine

Not only the cosmetic changes that buyers could find out in this latest edition but it is also the latest platform to offer called C1XX. This platform offers lightweight body architecture so that the new 2017 GMC Acadia will be lighter than the predecessor. The possibility of better fuel consumption is possible to be presented for better MPG. There are two engine options to complete this new platform. First is the current V6 engine 3.6 liter will be replaced with the new Twin-turbo V6 engine and the second is hybrid system. Both of the engines will be paired to new nine-speed auto transmission and the top wheel drive is for the standard.

2017 GMC Acadia Price and Release Date

2017 GMC Acadia based on rumors should offer slight increase around its price tag. It happens because the new features. This big size crossover SUV could be released in 2016.

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