The new model 2017 GMC Acadia Denali is set to launch in 2017. It is the best and the most competitive out of all the others. It is seven inches smaller than the previous model. A lot of time has been dedicated to the precise details and GMC has come up with a lot of upgrades and modifications for its new model.
2017 GMC Acadia Denali – Design Changes:
A lot of changes have been to the interior of the 2017 GMC Acadia Denali. It is very refined and crafted, with a lot of time devoted to each and every detail. The seats will be French-stitched, and a lot of aluminum has been used on the inside of the cabin. The driver and front passenger seats are well heated, and there is a good ventilation system to keep the environment pleasant. The seats in the second row are also well heated. A sunroof is also available. The steering wheel has been redesigned. It has an aluminum trip and is wrapped in leather. A tri-zone climate control feature is also present. A power outlet is present so the accessories can be charged; it gives out up to 120 volts.
The passenger seats are covered in leather and are so soft to touch. Good lighting has been added on the inside, which can be turned on whenever needed. There is a noise cancellation system that helps keep the cabin quiet. The cabin is quite spacious; up to three people can sit at one time. The second row of seats can also be folded to increase the store capacity whenever there is a need.
The exterior of the 2017 GMC Acadia Denali is not without changes either. Very advanced technologies have been combined with high-quality materials and a remarkable styling to produce this product. A lot of chrome has been used on the exterior to give it a classy, sophisticated look. The 2017 GMC Acadia Denali grille design is also different from the other trims. The wheels are in 20-inch and made of bright aluminum. There are two exhaust pipes made out of chrome.
The height of the tailgate can be changed with one push of a button. You can even open it with one kick of a foot. The key fob quickly opens the gate, whether you are inside or outside the vehicle. So, entering and leaving is quite easy. Headlights and the taillights are made out of LEDs making the roads quite visible during night times.
Technology and Safety:
A touch screen is present at the front for infotainment. Other significant features offered include voice recognition, availability of 4G WI-Fi hotspot, navigation system, and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto compatibility. There is a new and distinct ride and handling package offered in the Denali trim, which enhances the suspension system and the performance of the vehicle. It improves the handling and provides a smooth ride all the same.
There is another inbuilt system for the added safety of the children; it goes by the name of Teen Driver. What it does is motivate the teenagers to adopt safe driving habits. The new drivers can learn a lot from this feature. The safety system is automatically activated, and the parents can even set restrictions to some features. The 2017 GMC Acadia Denali automatically generates a road card on the behavior of the driver, providing the parent’s insight on whether their children are driving responsibly.
2017 GMC Acadia Denali – Drivetrain:
The powertrain performance is also enhanced by the presence of a 3.6-liter V6 engine. It will generate up to 310 hp. It can be upgraded to an Active Fuel Management feature. Some drive modes are available in the Acadia Denali. The drive mode can be selected according to the road condition. The driver can even switch between different modes while driving. The five available modes are sport, snow, off the road that is available for off-road only, all wheel drive and trailer/tow mode if the vehicle is loaded or equipped with a trailer.
To conclude, it can easily be said that the GMC has provided a right sized SUV with all the right features in the form of Acadia. It is more than an average and will become quite famous once it hits the markets!