GM’s new transmission is ready, is actually it begins the introduction of the new generation vehicles. The first of numerous models that may receive this particular feature may be the second-generation, 2017 GMC Acadia.This full-size crossover waits the redesign between ten years, and today it seems prepared to jump in the brand new suit. However, based on the latest speculations, the 2017 Acadia won’t come instantly. This crossover SUV must wait for in regards to a year, for the reason that automaker must work on a great deal of details. The next-gen Acadia should receive a completely new body styling and platform, as well as the modern nine-speed automatic gearbox. This extensive changes call for a lot of time, and so the release date won’t be before 2016 year.
2017 GMC Acadia Changes
Completely different body-style in the 2017 GMC Acadia should get this to truck-like SUV more handsome and modern. Its current robust exterior design is going to be replaced with the revolutionary, more dynamic styling, mainly in the front end. Except it is going to receive more aerodynamics, the front will also adopt some different details. This particularly refers back to the grille that needs to be noticeably smaller and top bumper, that could have a lot bolder design. Of course, these bankruptcies are not the only cosmetic changes just for this full-sizer. According on the rumors, the bottom 2017 Acadia is likely to feature some design details through the Denali trim, which can be characterized with plenty chrome details. Speaking with the Denali features, the bottom model will even get more tech, so it will likely be more like its top-class sibling. Some of the modern tech will likely be an updated OnStar’s system and Tremendous Cruise control.
2017 GMC Acadia Platform And Engines
Of course, the 2017 GMC Acadia won’t get the cosmetic changes only. The new-generation may also have some other underpinnings, most likely the revolutionary C1XX platform. Since this is the light-weight architecture, the 2017 Acadia should slow up the body-weight, this means that it is going to be able to achieve better fuel economy numbers. Still, the lighter body won’t be really the only tool for better mpg, simply because this crossover should get at least two new engines. The current 3.6-liter V6 engine should go to the history, and it can make a spot for a new twin-turbocharged V6 powertrain the other hybrid system. Both engine options will probably be paired with a brand new in house nine speed auto gearbox, while top-wheel drive is definitely the standard and also the AWD an optional drive setup.
2017 GMC Acadia Price And Arrival
There aren’t official details about the price on the 2017 GMC Acadia, but a majority of rumors point out that it should go a lttle bit up. However, since it’s going to have a lot of new features, slight increase in the price might appear to be a logical move. As we already said, this regular size crossover SUV should step on the market sometime in 2016, which implies that there is sufficient time for the modern details (and we will do healthy to get it).