Sleek, roomy and covered in chrome details, the 2017 GMC Acadia is an SUV that has room for the whole family and the high-tech features you need to keep everyone happy. Today we're comparing the 2017 GMC Acadia and 2017 Ford Explorer to showcase the differences between the two and help you to choose the SUV that best fits your needs and lifestyle. Read on and find details about the engine specs and interior features that make these SUVs stand out.
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|2017 GMC Acadia||VS||2017 Ford Explorer|
|2.5-Liter I-4||Base Engine||3.5-Liter V-6|
|21/25 MPG City/Hwy||Fuel Economy||17/24 MPG City/Hwy|
|Cloth||Standard Seating Trim||Cloth|
This year, the 2017 GMC Acadia is rolling onto dealership lots with an available third row of seating. This additional seat allows you to pack up to seven passengers inside the 2017 Acadia, which is the same number of seats available in the 2017 Ford Explorer. With the rear seats folded, the 2017 GMC Acadia offers an impressive 79 cubic feet of cargo space with the rear seats folded forward, making it possible for you to take advantage of the versatile and high-tech interior.
The Acadia's standard 2.5-liter inline-four-cylinder engine produces up to 193 horsepower and 188 lb-ft of torque. The optional 3.6-liter V-6 engine produces 310 horsepower and 271 lb-ft of torque, giving you the chance to boost your Acadia's power on higher trim levels. You also have the option between front-wheel and all-wheel drive. Slippery winter roadways and heavy cargo aren't a problem with a properly-equipped 2017 GMC Acadia.