The 2015 GMC Acadia sport utility vehicle seats seven people and has room for 24.1 cubic feet of cargo in the back. The engine on all 10 Acadia models is a V6 that generates 281 horsepower to push the vehicle's 6,459-pound gross weight.
The 3.6-liter engine has a double overhead cam and 24 valves with variable timing. The 281 horses are reached at 6,300 rpm. It generates 266 foot-pounds of torque at 3,400 rpm. The various models get 16 to 17 miles per gallon of gasoline in the city and 23 to 24 on the highway. The maximum towing capacity is 5,200 pounds, and maximum payload is 1,609 pounds.
The Acadia has four-wheel independent suspension with MacPherson struts in the front. It has a multi-link rear suspension and front and rear stabilizer bars. It is an all-wheel drive sport-utility vehicle with six-speed, shiftable automatic transmission.
Front head room is 40.3 inches, and leg room is 41.3 inches. Rear head room is 39.6 inches, and leg room is 36.8 inches. The vehicle is 16 feet 8.8 inches long and 6 feet 6.9 inches wide. It measures 6 feet 0.6 inch high. The wheelbase is 9 feet 10.9 inches.
The instrumentation includes a clock, trip computer, compass, tachometer and external temperature gauge as well as a low-fuel warning.