2017 GMC Terrain Redesign
General motor will release the new 2017 GMC Terrain and it will be the third generation from GMC Terrain where the first generation was build and released for the first time 2009 as the Pontiac Terrain Replacement. Some of the changes from this new GMC Terrain will be seen in the outside and inside the cabin while from the mechanical features we will not see much difference. There are three trims available for this car which is the SLE, SLT and Mount McKinley. Now let’s see the redesign, specs and also the release date and price form this 2017 GMC Terrain.
2017 GMC Terrain Redesign and Changes
The 2017 GMC Terrain will have luxurious interior design. The dashboard itself will have a lovely illumination which is very important when you drive this car at night. The others thing that can be seen on the dashboard is the 7 inch colored touch screen. The front car seats can be adjusted so that the passengers can have more leg room or more cargo space. Just like its predecessors, this new GMC Terrain also has noise reduction that makes this car more comfortable to ride on. The other changes on the cabin will be different for each trim. For the SLE trim we can see the rearview camera, 17 inch alloy wheels, satellite radio, USB interface, and iPod and auto diming mirror. The SLT trim has all the SLE features with some addition such as the roof rails, 8 ways adjustable seats, leather upholstery and also automatic climate control. The Mount McKinley trim offer everything that SLE and SLT have with some addition such as navigation system, powered driver seats and passenger seats, 19 inch wheels, and also using V6 engines.
For the safety features the General Motor design team added some airbags, blind spot, cross traffic, and also rearview camera.
For the exterior we can see some changes such as new and refreshed bumper, new design bumper to fit the installation of the new LED headlights. The outside will also look refreshing with the flare fenders and also the choices of 17 inch, 18 inch or 19 inch alloy wheels. There are also some new colors option such as Cypress Green Metallic and also Sapphire Blue Metallic.
2017 GMC Terrain Engine Specs
There are two choices of engines for this 2017 GMC Terrain which are the 2.4 liter with 4 cylinder Eco Tech that can deliver 182 horsepower with 172 lbft of torque and the second engine is the 3.6 liter V6 engine with High Feature LFX unit that make this engine to produce 301 horsepower with 272 lbft of torque. These engines also paired with the 6 speed automatic transmission gearbox.
2017 GMC Terrain Price and Release Date
This 2017 GMC Terrain will be released somewhere in 2017 and it is said that the price will be around $ 35.700 for the base model while for the higher trim, the price will be higher. The 2017 GMC Terrain will face the competitors such as Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, Volkswagen Tiguan, Toyota RAV4 and Subaru Outback.