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2014 GMC Acadia

2014 Toyota Highlander

  2014 GMC Acadia 2014 Toyota Highlander Limited Platinum
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Invoice $32,760 $26,673
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Bottom Line A modest performer but a people-carrying overachiever, the GMC Acadia stakes out a claim right at the edge of Minivan Territory. Read Full Review The 2014 Toyota Highlander covers familiar territory, without straying too far into Adventure Land. Read Full Review
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  • Seats up to eight
  • Handling is more crossover than SUV
  • Denali edition may as well be a Caddy
  • Safety scores are segment-best
  • Exceptionally roomy


  • Automatic is better, but still hesitates
  • Is GMC a luxury badge?
  • Feels every bit of its 5,000 pounds
  • Infotainment is good, not standard


  • Four-cylinder, six-cylinder, or hybrid
  • Second-row flexibility
  • Better connectivity features
  • Better third-row access


  • Powertrains running in place
  • Will hybrid's real-world mileage vary?
  • Dash can look busy
  • New design is better, but by how much?
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