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Selected Style quattro 4-Door 3.0T Prestige
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Premium Plus 17 24 $49,012 $52,700
quattro 4-Door 3.0T Prestige 17 24 $49,012 $52,700
FWD 4-Door SLE w/SLE-1
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
FWD 4-Door SLE 17 24 $32,276 $33,975
AWD 4-Door SLE 16 23 $34,176 $35,975
FWD 4-Door SLT 17 24 $38,779 $40,820
AWD 4-Door SLT 16 23 $40,679 $42,820
FWD 4-Door Denali 17 24 $45,305 $47,690
AWD 4-Door Denali 16 23 $47,205 $49,690
Pricing
Invoice Price
$49,012
$32,276
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$52,700
$33,975
Monthly Payment Estimate
$878 / month
$566 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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TCC's Bottom Line While performance may not be its forte, the 2015 GMC Acadia is a strong contender as a replacement for the minivan in your driveway.
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 17 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 24 mpg 24 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD 2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Interior Dimensions
Passenger Capacity 5 8
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.7 61.60
Second Leg Room (in) 37.4 36.80
Front Leg Room (in) 41 41.30
Passenger Volume (ft³) 101.5 151.8
Second Head Room (in) 39 39.60
Second Shoulder Room (in) 56.4 61.00
Front Head Room (in) 39.4 40.30
Third Hip Room (in) - 48.30
Third Head Room (in) - 38.40
Front Hip Room (in) - 58.00
Third Shoulder Room (in) - 57.80
Second Hip Room (in) - 57.80
Third Leg Room (in) - 33.20
Exterior Dimensions
Length, Overall (in) 183 200.8
Height, Overall (in) 65.3 70.40
Track Width, Rear (in) 64 67.10
Wheelbase (in) 110.5 118.90
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 75.2 78.9
Track Width, Front (in) 64.2 67.30
Liftover Height (in) 27.3 - TBD -
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 7.60
Rear Door Opening Width (in) - - TBD -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 29.1 70.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 57.3 116.1
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 29.1 24.1
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) - - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - - TBD -
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 13 13.0 x 0.8
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 15 12.8 x 1.1
Brake Type - Pwr
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19.8 22.0
Steering
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 38.1 40.4
Steering Type Rack-Pinion Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 2.89
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) - N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 16.1
Tires
Rear Tire Size P255/45WR20 P255/65R18
Rear Tire Order Code NA QLW
Front Tire Size P255/45WR20 P255/65R18
Spare Tire Size Compact Compact
Front Tire Order Code NA QLW
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 440 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 660 - TBD -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4400 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4400 - TBD -
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs) 4400 -
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs) 4409 4656
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5 18 x 7.5
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact 17 x - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Aluminum Aluminum
Rear Wheel Size (in) 20 X 8.5 18 x 7.5
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 150 170
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) - - TBD -
Engine
Engine Type Intercooled Supercharger Premium Unleaded V-6 Gas V6
Fuel System Gasoline Direct Injection Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 346 @ 4000 266 @ 3400
Engine Order Code NA LLT
Displacement 3.0 L/183 3.6L/220
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 354 @ 6000 281 @ 6300
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24 24
Transmission
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.32 2.882
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 3.14 2.872
Trans Order Code NA M7V
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.67 1.414
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD Automatic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) 0.84 -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 0.742
First Gear Ratio (:1) 4.71 4.484
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) 3.08 3.16
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 2.11 1.842
Trans Type 8 6
Drivetrain All Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.28 1.000
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.67 -
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low - NA
Clutch Size (in) - NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High - NA
Summary
Body Style quattro Sport Utility 4 Door
Vehicle Name Audi SQ5 GMC Acadia
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear Multi-Link Linked H-Arm
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Suspension Type - Front Multi-Link Coil-Over Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) Multi-Link NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) - NA
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) - - TBD -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) - - TBD -
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year 9.3 (Est) 9.3
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score - 4
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - 11.8
Crash Test Ratings
Overall Rating
Overall Frontal Barrier Crash Rating
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Driver
Frontal Barrier Crash Rating Passenger
Overall Side Crash Rating
Side Barrier Rating
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole Rating Driver Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Front Seat
Combined Side Rating Rear Seat
Rollover Rating
 
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