2022 GMC Terrain vs. 2022 GMC Acadia

2021 GMC Terrain vs. 2021 GMC Acadia
2022 GMC Terrain

vs.

2022 GMC Acadia
$27,900

Starting MSRP

$34,800
Up to 5

Seating

Up to 7
63.3 cubic feet

Max. Cargo Volume

79 cubic feet
170 hp

Max. Horsepower

310 hp
25 city/30 highway

Fuel Economy

22 city/29 highway mpg
1,500 pounds

Towing Capacity

4,000 pounds

Acadia or Terrain: Which new GMC SUV is the right fit for your growing Raleigh family? Whether your top priority is affordability or interior space, one model is bound to stand out as the optimal choice for your lifestyle and driving needs. As usual, Hendrick Buick GMC Cary is here to help guide your search! In the guide below, we’ll compare the 2022 GMC Terrain vs. 2022 GMC Acadia price, performance, and dimensions so you can make an educated decision when the time comes to trade in your current vehicle. 

 

 

GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia: Affordability 

You work hard to provide for your family, so when it’s time to upgrade your vehicle for trips to Apex, it’s important to stick to the careful budget you’ve set. If you’re ultimately prepared to choose the lower-priced SUV, it’ll be a pretty clear choice between the Acadia or Terrain: 

  • 2022 GMC Terrain Starting MSRP: $27,900
  • 2022 GMC Acadia Starting MSRP: $34,800

No matter which SUV you prefer, you can drive home for less when you take advantage of the ongoing new GMC and Buick specials from Hendrick Buick GMC Cary!

Acadia or Terrain: Compare Their Performance Specs 

Are you looking for serious power on Holly Springs roads? Do you need to be able to tow heavier equipment? Compare the GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia horsepower, fuel economy, and towing capabilities to determine which SUV better meets your expectations:

  • Horsepower: The Acadia achieves 310 hp maximum, while the Terrain generates up to 170 hp. 
  • Fuel Economy: The Terrain is the smaller of the two SUVs, so it gets slightly better fuel economy. You’ll earn 25 mpg city/30 mpg highway in the Terrain, or 22 mpg city/29 mpg highway in the larger Acadia. 
  • Towing Capacity: The Terrain has a 1,500-pound maximum towing capacity, which is the equivalent of a lightweight trailer or an ATV. The Acadia can tow up to 4,000 pounds maximum, so it’ll be the better choice if you have a boat or camper you’d like to tow. 

GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia: Interior Space 

As we’ve briefly touched on, the 2022 GMC Terrain is a smaller SUV than the 2022 GMC Acadia. In fact, they fall into two separate segments: small SUVs and midsize SUVs, respectively. Compare their interior details below to see which is the most optimal choice for your family: 

2022 GMC Terrain Interior

  • Passenger capacity: Five
  • Front/rear headroom: 40 inches/38.5 inches
  • Front/rear legroom: 40.9 inches/39.7 inches
  • Cargo volume to 1st row: 63.3 cubic feet
  • Cargo volume to 2nd row: 29.6 cubic feet

2022 GMC Acadia Interior

  • Passenger capacity: Seven
  • Front/middle/rear headroom: 40 inches/39.6 inches/37.2 inches
  • Front/middle/rear legroom: 41 inches/39.7 inches/29.7 inches
  • Cargo volume to 1st row: 79 cubic feet
  • Cargo volume to 2nd row: 41.7 cubic feet
  • Cargo volume to 3rd row: 12.8 cubic feet

Terrain or Acadia: Test Drive Both at Hendrick Buick GMC Cary

Would you prefer to take a test drive before you decide between the GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia? Contact us at your convenience to arrange an appointment at Hendrick Buick GMC Cary! When you’re ready to trade in your current vehicle, we’ll make a competitive offer that can make your Terrain or Acadia more affordable. 

 

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