2016 GMC Terrain is a luxury SUV that is due for release in 2016. So far from what we have seen, the upcoming year promises great range of luxury family vehicles that will satisfy every requirement. This vehicle has been slightly refreshed from the current model to keep in sync with the modern demands. It will look better, perform better and will have a host other technical and visual improvements that will make it a cut above the rest. Already popular in the U.S. market, the upcoming vehicle promises to double the sale figures, from what they gathered in the previous five-year period.
2016 GMC Terrain: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The exterior changes that the car has gone through no doubt makes it look more stylish, add to that a multitude of colour update options, this makes the car quite the looker. Speaking of colours, they will be offered in some very exciting shades like Sapphire Blue Metallic, Cypress Green Metallic and others. The front end of the vehicle is characterised by redesigns on the headlights and grille. The bumper and rear lights have also gone through some alterations and are most likely to be fitted with LED technology.
The interiors of 2016 GMC Terrain too will not go through severe modifications, but some aspects will be considerably improved. From changes in the tech department to use of finer quality materials, this compact crossover would boast of having increased comfort levels along with advanced infotainment system. The seats are more likely to be covered with leather, and soft-to-touch materials are rumoured of being used for the construction of other interior features such as the dashboard.
Infotainment system includes advanced state of the art features such as OnStar 4G LTE system and a much more improved Sunshine Entertainment and Destination Package. Connectivity solutions such as USB ports, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi systems are also likely to be included.
2016 GMC Terrain: Engine and Fuel Economy
Under the hood of 2016 GMC Terrain, there is supposed to be a variety of engine options. Starting from the base model, GMC Terrain should come equipped with a 2.4 litre EcoTec V6 engine capable of producing 182 hp and 172 lb-ft of torque. The higher trim model will be powered by a 3.6 litre V6 unit capable of delivering maximum horsepower of 301 and torque up to 272 lb-ft. Engines are likely to be mated with a 6-speed automatic transmission system.
We are not sure about its fuel efficiency just yet, but according to our trusted reports, the car has been recorded to have a mileage of 22 mpg in city drive and 32 mpg in highways. We still await official reports to confirm this.
2016 GMC Terrain: Release Date and Price
We can expect the starting price of this SUV, 2016 GMC Terrain to be around $ 23 000 at the very least. It will compete with other vehicles in its class such as Chevrolet Equinox, Ford Escape and few other SUV crossovers from Ford. We expect the 2016 GMC Terrain to release somewhere around mid 2015.