Find a Car

Compare: 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara vs 2012 GMC Terrain

Add a Car

2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara

2012 GMC Terrain

  2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara 2012 GMC Terrain
Invoice $18,862 $24,282
19/26 20/32
/ 10
TCC Rating
/ 10
TCC Rating
Bottom Line The 2012 Suzuki Grand Vitara is a bargain of a crossover for someone looking for a feature-packed, off-roadable vehicle that's not too concerned with cargo space. Read Full Review Excellent fuel economy and a comfortable cabin are a big contrast to the 2012 GMC Terrain's boxy shape. Read Full Review
Likes &


  • Good leg room
  • Decent fuel economy
  • Better-than-average off-road ability
  • Strong value with plenty of standard equipent


  • Poor cargo space
  • Underpowered four-cylinder
  • Sometimes choppy ride


  • Trucky styling
  • Four-cylinder gas mileage
  • Interior's fairly stylish
  • Supportive seats, in front and back
  • Safety scores are high


  • Trying too hard to look trucklike
  • Not especially spacious
  • Some cabin trim a little chintzy
  • Visibility isn't good
  • V-6 versions aren't a great value
Crash Test Ratings
Rollover Rating:
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:
  Read the full review Read the full review

Add a Vehicle to Compare

Change a Vehicle to Compare

© 2014 The Car Connection. All Rights Reserved. The Car Connection is published by High Gear Media. Stock photography by izmo, Inc. Send us feedback.