2018 GMC Acadia
The 2018 GMC Acadia is a tech-savvy and bold addition to GMC’s midsize SUV family. The highlighted features include a stylish grille, amazingly comfortable smart slide seats, a technically sound infotainment system, and a traction select system that gives control a whole new meaning. These are just a select few features that emphases the versatility the 2018 Acadia commands in every category of automotive excellence. Stylish, tech, comfort, and control are all covered by this one amazing ride.
The 2018 Acadia comes in standard SLE/SLT or GMC’s highly popular Denali model. The Denali offers everything the SLE and SLT trim levels include plus three big improvements including slim and stylish HID headlamps, heated and ventilated leather seats, and standard 3.6 v6 engine.
This midsize SUV is everything a driver desires when it comes to an ideal balance of space and power. The Acadia even goes above and beyond with technology features making it perfect for those that love to stay connected. Overall, this is your basic SUV with some brilliant upgrades.
Highway Fuel Efficiency
The 2018 GMC Acadia offers two powerful engines and an amazing traction select system.
The two engine types are the 2.5L DOHC 4-cylinder and the more expensive but more powerful 3.6L 6-Cylinder Engine. The 2.5L 4-cylinder engine offers 193 hp and 188 lb.-ft. of torque with 26 mpg highway. It also includes Variable Valve Timing for better control. The 3.6L 6-cylinder engine offers a big improvement of 310 hp and 271 lb.-ft. of torque, plus 4,000 pounds of towing capacity.
The 2018 GMC Acadia also comes with continuously variable real-time damping suspension. What this implies is that the Acadia will be a smoother and more controlled ride using this automatic vibration system.
In addition to all of its other incredible features, the 2018 GMC Acadia also features a traction select system. You can upgrade to all-wheel drive in order to select different driving modes including off-road, sport, or towing. If you can only afford FWD, then you can still use the sport and snow drive modes for the 2018 Acadia. Overall, this model has the power and control to take you anywhere.
The inside of the 2018 GMC Acadia is light, spacious, clean, and quiet. The attractive trim accents give just enough flair to keep the 2018 Acadia from being bland, and the interior lighting is purposeful and well featured. The 2018 GMC Acadia also keeps its cabin peaceful with some noise canceling engineering options. Nothing is more comfortable than driving at the perfect temperature. So, this model offers rear climate controls for everyone to be as warm or cold as they desire.
The seating for the 2018 Acadia model is actually extremely spacious and versatile by design. You can fit five, six, or seven people depending on how you use the convenient Smart Slide and flat folding seating. By folding the third-row seating completely, you can double your cargo space. You can choose to fold one from the third and one from the second row to fit longer items like skis and fishing poles while still allowing plenty of room for two backseat passengers. If that still isn’t enough space, there is also an under-floor cargo area for even more of your traveling items.
Upgrade to the famous 2018 GMC Acadia Denali trim level, and comfort will become pure luxury. With automatic heated ventilated seats and steering wheel, tri-zone climate control, and a dual sunroof, the 2018 GMC Acadia will become more like a second home.
The 2018 GMC Acadia comes with three highlighted connectivity options. The rear seat reminder activates when a second-row door is opened or closed in order to always be aware of what is happening in the back. The active tow system is all about making hauling beyond easy by using advanced rear-vision cameras to offer guidelines to keep your load in order. Finally, the tech-savvy infotainment system offers a touchscreen display with voice-recognition. Also, connect your smartphone through the 2018 Acadia’s five USB ports in order to help you navigate, make hands-free calls or texts, or blast your favorite playlist.
The 2018 GMC Acadia also offers advanced safety technology to make you feel completely at peace while driving any risky road life takes you on. The rear vision camera with park assist helps you to parallel park perfectly, even in the toughest spots every time. The lane change, blind zone, and rear cross traffic alerts give you advanced warnings for any possible sudden changes that may occur. Guardians of new drivers will also be pleased with the Teen Driver technology that gives frequent report card updates on your teen’s performance. Also standard on every 2018 GMC is Pro Grade Protection which allows for two maintenance visits, three-year warranty, five-year powertrain limited, five-year roadside assistance, and five-year OnStar Basic Plan.
The 2018 GMC Acadia Denali trim level also brings some major upgrades in the tech department. The infotainment system gets a little bigger and more intelligent. Also, the driver’s display becomes more customizable and easier to interact with. Finally, the rear vision camera becomes a convenient surround vision system for optimal awareness and safety. Basically, when it comes to tech, the 2018 Acadia leaves nothing behind.
The 2018 GMC Acadia has a clean and bold appearance that is attractive to a wide audience of drivers. The design of the 2018 Acadia leaves not a curve out of place. Key features include a bold grille, wrap-around headlamps and rear window, three wheel options, and adjustable power mirrors with optional heading feature. Without any unnecessary additions, the Acadia has a style that can fit any driver for work, recreation, or adventure.
If a more adventurous look is what you desire, you can always invest in the optional SLT or Denali trim levels. These trims offer an amazing All-Terrain Appearance Package making the 2018 GMC Acadia even more rugged. The body becomes more distinctive, the headlights get an LED upgrade with Chevy’s signature C-shape and HID headlamps, and the honeycomb grille, wheels, and exhaust outlets all get upgraded to handsome chrome.
From front grille to rear taillight, the 2018 Chevy Acadia is perfectly engineered with just the right amount of class.