2024 GMC Acadia Specifications and Details
The 2024 GMC Acadia marks its third generation by growing substantially larger with a slew of features and impressive performance. The Acadia offers a more spacious interior and gets a standard 15.0-inch vertical touchscreen. All models come equipped with a robust 328-horsepower turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine. It is capable of towing 5000 pounds, available in both front-wheel and all-wheel drive configurations. This redesign positions the Acadia as a competitive three-row mid-size SUV within GM’s lineup. It boasts a truck-like appearance that aligns with current trends and delivers improved cargo space and third-row functionality compared to its previous generation.
2024 GMC Acadia Design
The 2024 GMC Acadia, is keeping pace with the surging demand for more rugged SUV options. Equipped with a purpose-built off-road suspension that includes a 1.0-inch lift and hydraulic rebound control, coupled with 31.5-inch tires on 18-inch wheels, the AT4 offers a versatile package for adventurers. GMC has also paid attention to form, bestowing the Acadia with distinctive styling cues such as a robust Dark Chrome grille, a steel front skid plate, and eye-catching red tow hooks, all of which complement its off-road prowess.
Interior and Features
The 2024 GMC Acadia boasts an upgraded interior, though it doesn’t exude pure luxury, even in the Denali trim. However, it offers a more upscale atmosphere compared to its predecessor. Notably, the shift buttons have been relocated to a column-mounted shifter, creating more storage space in the center console. The cabin features an 11.0-inch digital gauge cluster and a prominent 15.0-inch touchscreen dominating the dashboard. These features come as standard, with the infotainment system being Google-based, offering customizable screens and various available apps. The lower part of the center display incorporates static HVAC controls, blending touch functions with toggle switches. There is a suite of standard driver-assistance features, adaptive cruise control, lane-keeping assist, blind-spot monitoring, cyclist and pedestrian detection. Furthermore, up to nine exterior camera views are available, and the Acadia now offers Super Cruise, GM’s hands-free driver-assist system, on Elevation and AT4 trims.
Engine and Performance
The 2024 GMC Acadia boasts a simplified engine lineup with a standard 2.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine delivering a robust 328 horsepower and 326 pound-feet of torque, replacing the previous options. The Acadia gets an eight-speed automatic transmission and offers front-wheel drive or optional all-wheel drive. Notably, the Acadia’s towing capacity has been increased to 5,000 pounds, making it suitable for a variety of adventures. While it’s expected to be more fuel-efficient than the outgoing V-6, official fuel economy estimates have not yet been released.
Pricing details for the 2024 GMC Acadia are still under wraps, with GMC planning to unveil them closer to the SUV’s anticipated early release next year. If we were to make an educated guess, the starting price for the base Elevation trim might hover just below the $40,000 mark, while the luxurious Denali variant could surpass the $50,000 threshold. It’s worth noting that the 2023 GMC Acadia began at $36,800 for the base SLE model, with the AT4 starting at $43,400 and the top-tier Denali at $48,600, excluding destination fees. Stay tuned for official pricing details as they become available.