/Salinas GMC Shoppers Check Out The 2020 GMC Terrain
Salinas GMC Shoppers Check Out The 2020 GMC Terrain
The 2020 GMC Terrain is a compact SUV that seats five. The Terrain delights Salinas GMC shoppers, thanks to its well-designed cabin, comfortable seating, ample headroom and wide array of available upmarket features. Buyers also appreciate the Terrain’s easy-to-use infotainment system.
A number of features that were options in the outgoing model are now standard, including front pedestrian detection, lane keeping assist, automatic emergency braking and low-speed forward collision warning.
According to the GMC Dealers near Salinas, the 2020 GMC Terrain comes in four trim levels: SL, SLE, SLT and Denali. The three lower trims are equipped with a turbocharged 1.5-liter four-cylinder engine that develops 170 horsepower and 203 lb-ft of torque. Powering the top-line Denali is a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine that produces 252 hp and 260 lb-ft of torque. The SLT can get this powerplant as an option.
All models get standard front-wheel drive and optional all-wheel drive. A nine-speed automatic gearbox is standard across the lineup. The 2020 GMC Terrain can tow up to 3,500 pounds, an excellent showing for a vehicle in its class.
The Terrain gets great fuel economy, with an EPA-estimated 26/30 mpg for the 1.5-liter turbo-four and front-wheel drive. With all-wheel drive, this engine returns 25/28 mpg.* The 2.0-liter turbo-four delivers 21/26 mpg.
Automotive Press Praise For The 2020 GMC Terrain
The 2020 GMC Terrain garners excellent reviews from the automotive media, with Autotrader writing: “There's much to like about the 2020 GMC Terrain. The quality materials in the cabin, quiet, sophisticated ride and loads of technology (connectivity and safety and driver-assist technologies) make the Terrain a solid choice within the segment. ... [W]e think the Terrain is generally a well-rounded CUV.”
Even the base Terrain SL trim comes with a long list of features that come standard, including keyless entry, remote start, 17-inch alloys, active grille shutters, a leather-wrapped steering wheel, active noise cancellation, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto, a 7-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth and four USB ports.
Step up to the SLE trim, and you’ll get an auto-dimming rearview mirror and many driver-assistance features. The SLT trim comes with automatic dimming side mirrors, 18-inch wheels, dual-zone automatic climate control, leather upholstery, power-adjustable heated front seats, an 8-inch touchscreen and satellite radio.
At the top of the trim-level ladder, the Denali trim gets many of the available features of the other models, including navigation, driver’s-side memory, wireless charging, a 360-degree camera and a Bose premium audio system. Options include automatic high beams, a premium suspension, ventilated front seats, heated outboard rear seats and a self-parking feature..
Safety is paramount for anyone buying a new vehicle. Buyers will have the confidence that comes with knowing the 2020 Terrain is very safe. The IIHS gave the Terrain it’s highest score of Good in all crash tests. The Terrain received the top marks of five stars for overall safety by the NHTSA.
* All vehicle mileage based on 2020 EPA mileage estimates. Use for comparison purposes only. Do not compare to models before 2008. Your actual mileage will vary, depending on how you drive and maintain your vehicle.