The popular USA automaker is currently working on the new model 2019 GMC Terrain. The model for the upcoming year comes as a middle-size compact SUV that has striking C-shaped LED signature lighting.
It also has a stunning floating roof and lots of new features if we compared it with the predecessor.
2019 GMC Terrain – Stunning Design
We have to agree that the SUV category has been filled with lots of brands recently. GMC Terrain has never been best-selling of them, but with its unique design and constant innovation, it kept its premium image and loyal customers. The front grille may be wider than ever with recognizable horizontal holes and metal frame. On the side are stylish LEDs with a very unusual look. Its shape remains on the “C” letter as well as that light in the back. Thanks to the light materials from which it is made, it can be said that it will be lighter than all predecessors. The roof will have a more modern line than before, as well as luggage compartments giving this vehicle a slightly sporty look.
Interior of the 2019 GMC Terrain reflects pure comfort but also dosed luxury. All materials are of high quality and dominant is natural leather, which is beside the seats also on the steering wheel. The central console is refreshed which brings better use the controls and reading information.
Safety is very important to this model contains very useful features such as active lane control, emergency braking, 360-degree camera, emergency braking and more. One of the main characteristics of the interior space is a large space for carrying things that are gained by folding all seats.
Engine, Transmission, and Fuel Economy of 2019 GMC Terrain
The powertrain in the new USA model 2019 GMC Terrain will come in two variants. The first one will have inline-4 engine 2.4-liter (SL, SLE-1, SLT, Denali). This model will give us 182 horsepower at 6,700 rpm and 172 lb-ft of torque at 4,900 rpm.
It comes with a very efficiency fuel economy of 21/31 miles per gallon for front wheel drive, 15/21 mpg for the E85, FWD and 20/28 mpg for AWD /14/20 mpg (E85, AWD).
However, the second and last one engine is the strong V6 with 3.6-liter V6 only in (SLE-2, SLT, Denali). This one will produce around 301 horsepower at 6,500 rpm and 272 lb-ft of torque at 4,800 rpm. The EPA city/highway fuel economy for this V6 engine is 17/24 miles per gallon for front wheel drive – gasoline, 13/22 mpg (FWD, E85) and 16/23 mpg for the all-wheel drive-gasoline. Both engines will be paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
2019 GMC Terrain – Rivals, Price and Expected Date of Arrival
This popular SUV will have a huge number of rivals. Some of them are Honda CR-V, Ford Escape, Chevrolet Equinox and other popular models in this segment.
The upcoming model 2019 GMC Terrain SL’s will have a Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price of around $25,000, including destination. The SLE-1 trims start just over $28,000 and SLE2/SLT models start at about $29,700 and $32,000. The Terrain Denali trim will have a price of $35,200.
However, the all-wheel-drive or AWD adds about 1,750 dollars on all models. The new model will be released at the end of the 2018 year.