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2022 GMC Acadia
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AWD 4-Door AT4
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Acadia AWD 4-Door AT4 19 26 $39,495 $41,400
Acadia AWD 4-Door Denali 19 26 $46,364 $48,600
Acadia AWD 4-Door SLE 22 27 $35,393 $37,100
Acadia AWD 4-Door SLT 22 27 $39,209 $41,100
Acadia FWD 4-Door Denali 19 27 $44,456 $46,600
Acadia FWD 4-Door SLE 22 29 $33,199 $34,800
Acadia FWD 4-Door SLT 22 29 $37,301 $39,100
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Hybrid LE AWD
Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Highlander Hybrid LE AWD 35 35 $36,979 $40,335
Highlander Hybrid LE FWD 36 35 $35,513 $38,735
Highlander Hybrid Limited AWD 35 34 $43,493 $47,440
Highlander Hybrid Limited FWD 36 35 $41,705 $45,490
Highlander Hybrid Platinum AWD 35 34 $46,428 $50,640
Highlander Hybrid Platinum FWD 36 35 $44,640 $48,690
Highlander Hybrid XLE AWD 35 34 $39,546 $43,135
Highlander Hybrid XLE FWD 36 35 $38,080 $41,535
Highlander L AWD 20 27 $33,493 $36,685
Highlander L FWD 21 29 $32,032 $35,085
Highlander LE AWD 20 27 $35,502 $38,885
Highlander LE FWD 21 29 $34,041 $37,285
Highlander Limited AWD 20 27 $41,989 $45,990
Highlander Limited FWD 21 29 $40,209 $44,040
Highlander Platinum AWD 20 27 $44,911 $49,190
Highlander Platinum FWD 21 29 $43,131 $47,240
Highlander XLE AWD 20 27 $38,058 $41,685
Highlander XLE FWD 21 29 $36,597 $40,085
Highlander XSE AWD 20 27 $39,834 $43,630
Highlander XSE FWD 21 29 $38,054 $41,680
Pricing
Invoice Price
$39,495
$36,979
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$41,400
$40,335
Monthly Payment Estimate
$690 / month
$672 / month
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
6.2
7.2
TCC’s Bottom Line
The 2022 GMC Acadia makes a good all-rounder for those seeking a comfy, well-equipped 3-row SUV. The 2021 Toyota Highlander learned new tricks to keep us entertained on the road, when we’re not asleep in the back anyway.
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Fuel Economy
City
19 mpg 35 mpg
Highway
26 mpg 35 mpg
Vehicle
EPA Classification
4WD Sport Utility Vehicle Standard SUV 4WD
Interior Dimensions
Third Hip Room (in)
42.9 45.6
Second Shoulder Room (in)
58.7 58.7
Front Leg Room (in)
41 42
Passenger Volume (ft³)
143.8 141.3
Third Head Room (in)
37.2 36.1
Front Hip Room (in)
55.7 57.2
Third Shoulder Room (in)
54.3 55
Second Leg Room (in)
39.7 41
Front Head Room (in)
40 41.2
Passenger Capacity
6 8
Second Hip Room (in)
53.3 57
Front Shoulder Room (in)
59.4 59
Third Leg Room (in)
29.7 27.7
Second Head Room (in)
39.6 39.4
Exterior Dimensions
Min Ground Clearance (in)
7.20 8
Length, Overall (in)
193.4 194.9
Rear Door Opening Width (in)
- TBD - -
Height, Overall (in)
66.7 68.1
Liftover Height (in)
- TBD - -
Track Width, Rear (in)
64.5 65.4
Wheelbase (in)
112.5 112.2
Rear Door Opening Height (in)
- TBD - -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in)
75.4 76
Track Width, Front (in)
64.5 65.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³)
79 84.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in)
12.8 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³)
12.8 16
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in)
41.7 -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³)
41.7 48.4
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in)
- TBD - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in)
79 -
Brakes
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.4 x 0.9 13.3
Brake Type
Pwr 4-Wheel Disc
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in)
NA NA
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
12.6 x 1.9 13.3
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
NA NA
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
22 17.1
Steering
Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion Rack-Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
N/A -
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
- TBD - -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft)
38.7 37.4
Tires
Spare Tire Size
T135/70R18 Compact
Front Tire Order Code
5GV NA
Spare Tire Order Code
ZCD NA
Rear Tire Size
P255/65R17 P235/65VR18
Rear Tire Order Code
5GV NA
Front Tire Size
P255/65R17 P235/65VR18
Trailering
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 3500
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 350
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
- TBD - 350
Maximum Trailering Capacity (lbs)
- 3500
Weight Information
Base Curb Weight (lbs)
4495 4465
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 18 X 8
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in)
17 x - TBD - 18 X 8
Spare Wheel Size (in)
18 x - TBD - Compact
Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts)
- TBD - -
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
155 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
- TBD - -
Engine
Engine Type
Gas V6 Gas/Electric I-4
Fuel System
Direct Injection Port/Direct Injection
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
271 @ 5000 175 @ 4400
Engine Order Code
LGX NA
Displacement
3.6L/- TBD - 2.5 L/152
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
310 @ 6600 243 @ 6000
Mileage
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG)
21 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG)
26 35
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG)
19 35
Transmission
Trans Order Code
M3W NA
Ninth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.62 -
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.49 -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
2.44 -
Trans Description Cont.
Automatic CVT w/OD
Drivetrain
All Wheel Drive All Wheel Drive
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
- TBD - -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.44 -
First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.69 -
Eighth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75 -
Clutch Size (in)
NA -
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
3.01 -
Trans Type
9 1
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
- TBD - -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.92 -
Trans Description Cont. Again
NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 -
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.96 -
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
3.31 -
Summary
Vehicle Name
GMC Acadia Toyota Highlander
Body Style
4 Door Sport Utility
Suspension
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
NA Multi-Link
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut Strut
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
NA -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
NA Strut
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm)
- TBD - -
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in)
- TBD - -
Suspension Type - Rear
Five-Link Multi-Link
Emissions
Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.4 5.1
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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