/Salinas GMC Shoppers 2020 GMC Acadia Quick Look
Salinas GMC Shoppers 2020 GMC Acadia Quick Look
Buyers looking for an SUV that excels at going off-road have many choices. While the GMC Acadia may not be the first model that comes to mind as a capable off-roader, GMC has a surprise for 2020 in the form of the Acadia AT4 trim. The 2020 GMC Acadia AT4 is designed to go where no Acadia has gone before. It features all-terrain tires for extra traction when driving over challenging terrain, as well as a twin-clutch all-wheel-drive system. You'll love its exclusive wheels, black-chrome exterior accents, and unique badging when you check out the AT4 at dealers like the Salinas area GMC dealership.
In addition to the debut of the AT4 trim, the 2020 GMC Acadia gets several updates, including a new optional 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine, a new nine-speed automatic transmission, an updated infotainment system and an available head-up display for the Denali trim. Buyers looking for a versatile SUV with attractive styling should take a close look at the 2020 Acadia at the GMC dealer near Salinas.
The automotive experts at Kelley Blue Book gave the 2020 GMC Acadia high marks, writing: “[The Acadia’s] slightly smaller size and lighter weight translates into an SUV that is both nimble and well-suited to handle everything from country roads to long highway stretches. It has a rigid platform and a suspension system borrowed from Cadillac’s flagship CT6 sedan.”.
Salinas Commuters Find Ample Room and Choice Of Trim
The 2020 GMC Acadia is offered in five trim levels: SL, SLE, SLT, AT4 and Denali. The SL and SLE trim levels are powered by a 2.5-liter engine that produces 194 horsepower and 190 lb-ft of torque, mated to a nine-speed transaction that’s standard across the lineup. The SLT and Denali trims are equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine that generates 230 hp and 239 lb-ft. The AT4 gets a 3.6-liter V6 engine that puts out 310 hp and 271 lb-ft of torque. This V6 is optional on the other trims except the SL. All models except the AT4 get standard front-wheel drive. All-wheel drive is standard on the AT4 and available on the other trims except the SL.
Inside, there’s plenty of cargo space for the driver and passengers to store their belongings, with 12.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row. Fold the second and third rows down and there’s 79 cubic feet of space.
Standard features on the SL trim include, tri-zone auto climate control, cloth upholstery, keyless open and start, an infotainment system with an 8.0-inch color touchscreen, a six-speaker stereo system, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, satellite radio, five years of OnStar, a 4G Wi-Fi hotspot, Bluetooth and five USB ports.
At the top of the lineup, the Denali trim comes with second-row captain's chairs, a heated steering wheel, heated and ventilated front seats, a power-adjustable passenger seat, heated second-row seats and wireless device charging. Advanced safety features that come standard include a safety alert driver’s seat, lane departure warning, lane keep assist, front pedestrian braking, automatic emergency braking and forward collision warning.