The 2013 GMC Acadia is a full-size crossover SUV sold in SLE, SLT and the Denali trim levels. The 2013 GMC Acadia has been redesigned for 2013, adding a new grille, fog lights, LED running lights and LED rear lights. The rear window has a new surround processing, and redesigned aluminum wheels debut. The 2013 GMC Acadia come with 8 passengers. For 2013, the interior includes extra soft touch surfaces, ambient lighting and touchscreen radio with color touch USB port. The maximum load capacity measures 115.9 feet of cubic.
2013 GMC Acadia Optional Features
Depending on the setting, the Acadia can be equipped with leather, IntelliLink smartphone pairing with Bluetooth music streaming, tri-zone automatic climate control, sunroof double SKYSCAPE entertainment system for rear seat, Bose audio system with the 5.1 surround sound and a power tailgate.
2013 GMC Acadia Engine
Each 2013 GMC Acadia is equipped with a V-6 engine directly generates 288 horsepower and 270 lb-ft of torque injection, 3.6 liters. GMC says 90% of maximum torque is available between 2,500 and 6,000 rpm, and the 2013 GMC Acadia can tow up to 5,200 pounds. A six-speed automatic transmission routes power to front or all four wheels, and includes features like automatic grade braking and start assist. As this summary was written, the EPA had not completed estimates fuel economy for the 2013 Acadia.
2013 GMC Acadia Safety
The 2013 GMC Acadia is equipped with a new front center air bag that deploys to protect the driver’s or front passenger seat of the shock forces that originate on the opposite side of the vehicle from where they are sitting. Also standard are another 6 airbags, anti-lock brakes with electronic brake distribution and brake 4-wheel disc Assist, traction control system and stability with roll mitigation technology and a reversing camera.
Full-size crossover SUV from GMC is also equipped with an override system electronic brake pedal designed to eliminate the possibility that the Acadia could accelerate with the brake pedal depressed. Also included is a subscription for 6 months free trial of OnStar service with Automatic Crash Response, while the Acadia Denali setting adds blind-zone alert technology and rear cross traffic alert side. These features are optional on other levels of Acadia finish.