GMC Terrain information:
The new decade has been greeted with the attractive new 5 Door Family SUV. The GMC Terrain has made its reputed image in the automotive market due to its amazing features for comfort and sophistication along with mega pack performance of its advanced Powertrain of its time. There were many trims of GMC Terrain that were manufactured for the different regions of the world. However, the SUV trim is highly popular as it is loaded with cool features accompanied by adorable outlook band body style.
The new 2014 GMC Terrain has been loaded with optimized features for the long safari rides. Not only this, but it has also been provided with some of the most effective tech-toys like climate control system and lots more.
The GMC Terrain SUV model is released in 2009. It is crafted with the curvy design theme along with gentle cuts, authoritative front headlight and large front grille. The major factor that made it popular is the elegant family SUV theme with 5 Door designs which became a symbol for the style for vacation travelers.
Later on, newer versions of the GMC Terrain were equipped with the new features. As the popularity of the Terrain has been from its graceful SUV model, the later versions quickly gained popularity. However, the altered touch in the back side, front headlights, grille and interior features were some of the factors that differentiated the later versions from the SUV trim.
The 2014 GMC Terrain is more popular than the first one. Released in 5 Door SUV version and multiple trims, it has been marketed with a number of Engine options. The commonly chosen Engine types were 2.4L I4, 3.0L V6 and 3.6L V6 Versions. The power produced by the Drive Train is significantly increased to 301 HP (about 224KW). To well utilize such a tremendous horsepower of its time, there were multiple options of Transmissions as well, including 6 Speed Automatic Transmission.
However, the safety features of the model were appreciable as well. Today, the GMC Terrain model is highly compatible to run on the rough and tough roads in terms of its safety features. These features were well equipped in vivid options so as to give wide range of choices for versatile packages.
Options And Packages
The superb features of the GMC Terrain model were well allocated in its vivid trims to design versatile package options for its customer base. There were 2 basic trims which were released in targeted market. These trims were:
· GMC Terrain 5 Seats Passenger Trim
· GMC Terrain Cargo Version Trim
The SUV trims were available with the options of 3.0L LF1 I4 Engine with alternative options of 3.6L LFX V6 Engine. The Cargo Trims were built and were optimized for the max power support with the sporty touch. Thus, it produced the enormous torque of 272 lb-ft. The Turbocharged Engines were also in the options, if the buyer preferred. To make it more stylish, the front head is equipped with a broad chrome finished grille which added attractive outlook.
The passenger version is popular and stood against the major brands in the market. The model has been restyled in the 2013 and 2014. The passenger trim of GMC Terrain is much appreciated as it is one with mighty Powertrain with the support of 3.6L LFX/ SIDI V6 Engine. However, there were options of 3.0L V6 Engine as per the choice of buyers. Above all, the true beauty of the Terrain is hidden inside its hood which has given the new meaning to the driving.
Under The Hood
Built on the GM Theta platform, the GMC Terrain is integrated with a number of features under the hood in its interior. The midsized body style had enough space for comfort and sophistication. The newer 2014 GMC Terrain has been loaded with fresh integrations like Cross Traffic Detection, Blind Spot Warning along with a power passenger seat. All these were together termed as the Denali Trim by the GMC marketers.
It has been crafted in the Front Engine layout along with Front Wheel Drive. Also, there is option for the Four Wheel Drive for those who want more stability and sensitive driving touch on the roads. This enabled the model to well utilize the power generated by its mighty Powertrain.
Due to the clever design and most efficient technology used in the GMC Terrain models, it has been possible to get the max performance of 20 MPG of combined fuel economy with 3.0L V6 Engine and 6 Speed Automatic Gearbox. However, it can also range from 17MPG to 32MPG from city roads to the highways on same Powertrain. The GMC has manufactured the gasoline versions as well as the CNG models which gave vivid fuel economy depending upon the configurations.
The new 2014 GMC Terrain has been designed for the safe and sound driving experience. The integration of the advanced technological are parts of the new Terrain model. This includes Traction Control, Child Safety Locks, Electronic Stability Control, Side and Front Airbags, 4 Wheel Disc Brake and ABS system. The NHTSA has given it 5 Star rating for its safety ranking, whereas the IIHS has awarded ‘Good’ rating for the same. This is one of the reasons for the popularity of the new 2014 GMC Terrain Trims in the global automotive market, competing against top SUV models.
For a common man, the 2014 GMC Terrain Passenger version will serve a special part of the vacation trips, mainly on the long journeys. Its mild soothing sound, smooth driving experience, efficient safety features and comfortable interiors add sophistication and joyous mood to every trip, even on the daily drive from home to office. The 301 HP of power, good safety ratings and the finest user reviews for the GMC Terrain make it irresistible for the SUV lovers. Not only this, but its price point is comparable to its rival brands in the market, thus, making a perfect match for the budget buyers.
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GMC Terrain modifications:
|All GMC Terrain years|
|modification||price||cylinder||wheels||doors||width x length x height||clearance|
SLE-1 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|26,305$||4||front wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLT-2 4dr SUV AWD (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|34,350$||4||all wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLT-1 4dr SUV AWD (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|31,105$||4||all wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLT-2 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|32,600$||4||front wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLE-2 4dr SUV AWD (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|29,555$||4||all wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLT-1 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|29,355$||4||front wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLE-1 4dr SUV AWD (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|28,055$||4||all wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
SLE-2 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2010 - 2013)
|27,805$||4||front wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
Denali 4dr SUV (2.4L 4cyl 6A) (2013)
|34,995$||4||front wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|
Denali 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 6A) (2013)
|36,745$||4||all wheel drive||4||72.8 x 185.3 x 66.3||6.9|