Used 2018 GMC Acadia SUV Pros & Cons

Pros & Cons of the 2018 GMC Acadia SUV

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 Pros Front-wheel or all-wheel drive can be configured for the majority of trims.

 Pros The V6 engine had immediate power when the throttle was opened up.

 Pros The handling was composed and light steering made it easy to steer around.

 Pros Braking performance was strong and controlled predictably by a firm pedal.

 Pros The two midrange SLT trims is a good balance of features and price.

 Pros Flexibility in adding features through packages allow for a vehicle better suited to varying needs and budgets.

 Pros Excellent safety ratings provide a sense of security for the buyer.

 Pros The doors open wide and a lower step-in height makes it easy to enter the cabin.

 Pros The headroom for all three rows was spacious.

 Pros The legroom did not feel tight for the first and second row of seats.

 Pros The seats were well-shaped to the body and remained comfortable on long trips.

 Pros The ride quality was compliant and impacts were absorbed well.

 Pros External noise is barely heard from inside the cabin.

 Cons The option of a diesel-powered engine is not available.

 Cons The base trim only comes in front-wheel drive.

 Cons Package options are not available for the base trim.

 Cons A full suite of advanced safety and driver aids is only available for the top-of-the-line trim.

 Cons The All-Terrain package is only available for two trim levels.

 Cons Wheel size options and other exterior appointments are not available for the base trim.

 Cons The legroom for the third row was cramped and did not suit adult passengers.

 Cons The cushion of the third row of seats was short.