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Model Year 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017 2017
Model Acadia Acadia Acadia Acadia Acadia Acadia Santa Fe Santa Fe Santa Fe Santa Fe
Trim SL SLE SLE All Terrain SLT SLT All Terrain Denali SE Limited SE Ultimate Limited Ultimate
Engines (show)  
2.5L I4
DOHC-4v
193 hp@6300
188 lb-ft@4400
             
3.6L V6
DOHC-4v
310 hp@6600
271 lb-ft@5000
         
3.3L V6
DOHC-4v
290 hp@6400
252 lb-ft@5200
           
Transmissions (show)  
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic
Drivetrains (show)  
FWD    
4WD          
AWD            
Tires (show)  
245/65HR17 tires                
235/65HR18 tires          
235/55HR20 tires              
235/60R18 tires            
235/55R19 tires                
Audio Systems (show)  
Unbranded, 6 speakers          
Bose, 8 speakers (with subwoofer)          
Infinity, 12 speakers (with subwoofer)                
Accessories (show)  
AC power outletPowers devices with a regular home electrical outlet. Limited wattage: forget about using it to power a blow drier.          
Adaptive cruise control, all-speedAutomatically maintains set distance behind preceding vehicle as well as set speed. Can bring vehicle to a complete stop then accelerate back up to set speed. Replaces regular adaptive cruise control, and includes its value.              
Cruise control      
Hands-free trunk or liftgateRelease latch by waving a foot beneath the bumper or a hand near a sensor.                  
Heated steering wheel              
Power front side windowsOften must be ordered with power rear side windows, if these are available.
Power liftgateLiftgate can be opened and closed using buttons inside the vehicle and on the keyfob.  
Power locks
Power rear side windows
Proximity keyEnter and start the vehicle without removing the key from your pocket.
Proximity trunk or liftgate openerRelease latch by standing near the bumper for a few seconds.            
Remote appCheck on car and remotely control various functions (remote start, locks, lights, and/or HVAC) from a telephone or computer. Usually requires a monthly fee, though often as part of a package of telematics services.
Remote keyless entryUnlock and lock the car using buttons on the keyfob.
Remote startStart the car using a button on the keyfob. Interior can be a comfortable temperature as soon as you get in.          
Sunshades, second rowGreatly reduce the amount of sunlight entering the rear side windows. Retract into rear doors.            
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual  
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power                  
Tool kit        
Universal garage door openerHomelink.  
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety (show)  
4-wheel disc brakesRear disc brakes.
AlarmOnly listed when pricing a single model because insufficient data for all cars.            
Antilock brakes (ABS)Automatically pulse the brakes in hard stops to prevent wheels from locking up, making it possible to brake and steer at the same time.
Around view camerasSmall external cameras provide a top-down view all around the vehicle, to reduce blind spots while parking.              
Automatic braking, high-speed or partialIf collision detection system senses imminent collision, applies moderate braking.                
Automatic braking, low-speedAutomatically brakes car to avoid low-speed collisions.            
Blind spot warning systemMirror-mounted lights indicate when another vehicle is in a blind spot.  
Brake assistWhen a panic stop is sensed, fully applies the brakes.
Driver inboard seat-mounted side-impact airbagPrevents driver and front seat passenger from colliding if the vehicle is hit from the side.        
Following distance indicatorIndicates number of seconds behind preceding car.                
Forward collision warningAlerts driver when approaching the preceding car too quickly.            
Front airbagsMandatory, in all cars.
Hill descent controlSelectively applies the brakes to maintain a slow, steady descent on off-road downhill slopes.        
Hill start assistApplies the brakes to hold the vehicle in place on an incline. Incomplete data, so only displayed when pricing a single vehicle.            
Knee airbag, driver
Lane departure prevention system, steering-basedSteering lightly applied to help prevent the vehicle from inadvertently traveling out of its intended lane.                
Lane departure warning systemAlerts driver when the vehicle seems to be wandering out of the lane.            
Obstacle detection, frontBeeps signal distance to object in front of vehicle. Parking aid.                
Obstacle detection, rearBeeps signal distance to object behind vehicle. Parking aid.      
Pedestrian detectionWarns driver of pedestrians in path of car.            
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation systemPrepares brakes (and sometimes also seatbelts) for use when radar detects an imminent collision. Might also move seats and close windows. Early Lexus system used laser.                  
Rear cross-traffic detectionWarns of traffic coming from either direction when vehicle is in reverse, to prevent accidents when backing out of parking spaces.  
Rearview cameraRearview camera connected to display screen on the instrument panel. Often requires navigation system.      
Rollover sensorDeploys extended duration side curtain airbags when the vehicle rolls over. Usually included on tall vehicles. Rare on others.
Side curtain airbagsAirbags contained just above the window level. Except in cars without a rear seat usually cover first and second row.                
Side curtain airbags, three rowsAirbags contained just above the window level. Cover all three rows.    
Stability controlSelectively applies the brakes to prevent excessive understeer or oversteer (spinning).
Temporary spare tire  
Tire-pressure monitorTwo types: a warning light when a tire is low on air and a pressure readout for each tire.
Torque vectoring / active trace controlUses the brakes to channel torque to the outside wheels and counteract understeer. Similar to stability control, but proactive, and acting to improve cornering performance rather than prevent loss of control.            
Traction controlWhen a drive wheel slips, it is braked and/or engine power is reduced, restoring traction.
Vehicle health reportsPeriodically uploads and emails a vehicle diagnostic check.
Cargo Management (show)  
Cargo area partition netNet extending from the floor to the ceiling to prevent cargo from flying into the passenger area during sudden stops.            
Cargo area rails w/tie downs                  
Cargo cover    
Cargo mat              
Cargo net          
Cargo organizerAbove floor system for organizing cargo.                  
Cargo tray      
Class III trailer hitchHitch rated for up to 5,000 pounds. Capacity of the vehicle could be lower.          
Console with shifter
Overhead sunglass holderUsually part of an overhead console.
Roof railsNo crossbars.  
Storage beneath cargo floorLarge storage area beneath the load floor, often compartmentalized.
Towing cameraRear camera provides guidelines to help line up the hitch with the trailer and a view of the trailer while driving.          
Trailering equipment (4 wire)Includes four-wire harness, limited to relatively small trailers.            
Trailering equipment (7 wire)Includes seven-wire harness, necessary for larger trailers.          
Climate Control and Infotainment (show)  
4G LTE connectivityHigher speed Internet connection. Monthly fee after trial period.        
Air conditioning
Android Auto supportRequires compatible Android phone.
App supportTouchscreen and/or voice control over apps that can include online search, Facebook, Twitter, Pandora, OpenTable, and MovieTickets.com. Requires connected compatible phone. Fees may apply after first three years.        
Apple CarPlay supportRequires compatible Apple iPhone.    
Audio controls on steering wheel
Automatic climate control, frontMaintains set temperature in front row. Requires air conditioning and does not include its value.
Aux inputJack for an iPod or similar device. No value because of incomplete data. Will soon be standard on nearly every car.
Bluetooth audio streamingUses Bluetooth rather than a cable to integrate audio device. Requires compatible audio device and/or phone.
Bluetooth cell phone linkEnables hands-free communication by wirelessly connecting a cell phone to a microphone and the vehicle's stereo speakers.
CD player            
Dual-zone climate controlTemperature can be separately set for left and right sides of the passenger compartment. Requires air conditioning and does not include its value.
Entertainment system with dual headrest screensA DVD player and two front headrest-mounted screens.          
HD radioHigh-definition radio, which broadcasts a digital signal. Free, no subscription fees.            
Interior air filterFilters exterior air before it enters the passenger compartment. No default value because most cars have them, even in cases where they're not in the official list of features.            
Ionizing air filtrationIonizes air to clean it. Might create high levels of ozone.            
MP3-compatible playerAudio system capable of playing discs with MP3 files.            
Navigation systemScreen-based navigation system.          
Rear air ventsVents at aft end of center console, in B-pillars, and/or in ceiling.                
Rear air vents with automatic controlsMaintains set temperature in rear passenger area by providing heated or cooled air through vents in the center console, B-pillars, and/or ceiling. Replaces and includes value of rear air vents with manual controls.            
Rear air vents with manual controlsFan speed and/or temperature can be manually set for vents in the center console, B-pillars, and/or ceiling. Includes value of rear vents.            
Rear defrost
Rear heat ductsDucts under front seats direct heated air to the second row.            
Rear HVAC unitA second evaporator provides cool air to rear vents. Does not include the value of these vents. Includes rear heater.    
Rear wiper
Satellite radioXM or Sirius. Includes a subscription for three to six months, after which monthly fees apply.  
SMS text-to-speech readerConverts text messages to speech.        
Surround sound                
Telematics service, such as OnStar, with navigationIn-vehicle security, communications, and diagnostics system plus turn-by-turn navigation (no map display). For 2011 and newer cars often includes a remote app. Monthly fee after the first 6-12 months.
Traffic informationInformation about traffic conditions. Monthly fee after first 3-12 months.              
USB portOften permits an iPod or phone to be integrated into the vehicle's entertainment system and controls.
Variable intermittent wipersTime between wipes can be precisely adjusted.
Voice control for audio systemSometimes also includes voice control over climate control system.              
Voice control for external devicesPhone or other device operated via the vehicle's voice command system. Requires a compatible device--all aren't supported.        
Voice control for nav and audioSometimes also includes voice control over climate control system.          
Wi-Fi hotspotProvides Wi-Fi within the car. Includes internal modem, usually requires car-specific broadband service with monthly fee.        
Wiper de-icerHeating elements defrost area where front wipers rest.            
Exterior (show)  
Active grille shuttersClose grille openings when not needed to reduce aerodynamic drag.              
Bodyside claddingProtective cladding extending partly onto the doors.                  
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)Protective cladding extending partly onto the doors.  
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s)Chrome or polished metal exhaust tip.          
Deep-tinted rear windows
Glass roof panel(s)One or more glass panels in the roof that cannot be opened or removed.            
Metallic paint (extra cost)        
Mud guardsFlaps mounted behind two to four wheels, to protect the body from mud and rocks.  
Paint, special red          
Paint, special white          
Panoramic sunroofFront glass panel retracts over a fixed glass roof panel. Entire unit covers nearly the entire roof.                
Rear bumper protector            
Rear spoilerCan be small lip spoiler or a larger raised spoiler.
Running boards          
Sunroof          
Wheel-lip moldingsExtensions to the wheel opening, both decorative and protective.
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors (show)  
Auto-dimming driver-side mirrorDriver-side exterior mirror automatically dims when hit by headlights of following vehicle.              
Auto-dimming headlightsHigh beams automatically turned on and off.            
Auto-dimming rearview mirrorInterior rearview mirror automatically dims when hit by headlights of following vehicle.      
Automatic headlightsHeadlights automatically turn on and off. Includes value of automatic-off headlights.
CompassWe haven't given this feature a value because it's hard to tell which cars have it.
Fog lightsLight wide area close in front of the vehicle.  
Heated mirrorsClears ice and fog from mirrors.
Illuminated visor mirror, driverIncludes value of non-illuminated vanity mirror.
Illuminated visor mirror, passengerIncludes value of non-illuminated vanity mirror.
Interior ambient lightingLEDs cast a soft glow over and/or highlight parts of the interior.        
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster displayThe information displayed by the instruments can be customized. Color display(s) of at least 20 square inches.                  
LED tail lightsOnly listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.                
Map lightsFront row reading lights.
Outside temperature display
Power mirrorsIncludes value of manual remote mirrors.
Rear reading lights        
Speed limit informationDisplays the current speed limit. Included with nav on an increasing number of cars. No feature value here because incomplete info on availability.                
Spotter mirror(s)Auxiliary convex lens in the corner of the outside mirror that improves view of the driver's blind spot.                  
Steering-linked headlightsHeadlights swivel when steering wheel is turned.                
TachometerReports engine speed.
Trip computerReports average fuel economy, and perhaps also instantaneous fuel economy, distance to empty, average speed, and other stats.
Turn signals on or near mirrors            
Upgraded instrumentsOnly listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.            
Xenon HID headlightsProvide a brighter, whiter light than halogen headlights.              
Powertrain (show)  
Active rear differentialActively splits power between the left and right rear wheels, which generally yields sportier handling.                
Additional engine coolingNo value because no way to compare across models.          
Automatic start / stopAutomatically cuts off the engine when the vehicle is stopped and restarts it when the driver lifts off the brake pedal. Not listed for hybrids, where it is generally part of the powertrain system.              
Engine-block heaterPlugs into electrical outlet to warm up the engine. Facilitates starting in extreme cold.        
Seats and Interior Trim (show)  
Front buckets
Second-row buckets          
Second-row 2-section 3-person split bench        
Second-row 3-section 3-person split bench                
Third-row 2-section 2-person split bench    
All-weather floor matsAll-weather floormats.            
Center armrest(s), front row
Center armrest(s), second row
Cooled or ventilated front seats              
Door sill trim plates    
Floor mats
Floor mats, second row (optional)Only listed when pricing a single model because insufficient data for all cars.          
Floor mats, third row (optional)Only listed when pricing a single model because insufficient data for all cars.                  
Folding second row seatsSeat folds to enlarge cargo area. Unless the seat is also removable, it usually folds flat or nearly flat.
Folding third row seatsSeat folds to enlarge cargo area. Unless the seat is also removable, it usually folds flat or nearly flat.    
Heated front seats  
Heated second row seats            
Leather seating surfacesSeating surfaces are trimmed in leather; other upholstery tends to be leatherette.      
Leather-wrapped steering wheel
Manual fore-aft adjuster, second row seatsSeat adjusts back and forth to vary the split between the second row and the third row or cargo area.    
Manual height adjuster, driver seat                  
Manual recliner, second row seats    
Manual recliner, third row seats            
Memory system, driver seat            
Power 4-way lumbar adjuster, driver seatLower back support power-adjustable vertically as well as in and out.            
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat  
Power fore-aft adjuster, passenger seat      
Power height adjuster, driver seat  
Power height adjuster, passenger seat      
Power lumbar adjuster, driver seatPower-adjustable lower back support.              
Power lumbar adjuster, passenger seatPower-adjustable lower back support.              
Power recliner, driver seat  
Power recliner, passenger seat      
Power tilt adjuster, driver seatPower tilting seat cushion; can take the form of a second height adjustment.  
Power tilt adjuster, passenger seatPower tilting seat cushion; can take the form of a second height adjustment.              
Stain-resistant fabricFabric that resists stains, and in many cases odors as well.                  
Wood trimReal wood trim on instrument panel, door panels, and/or center console.                  
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires (show)  
Adaptive dampers - electricalShocks that electrically adjust their firmness based on sensor readings of the road surface. The driver might also be able to select a \"sport\" setting.                  
Alloy wheels  
Electronic systems calibration selectorVaries throttle, steering, ABS, and/or stability control calibration.  
Polished alloy wheelsAlloy wheels highly polished to yield an ultra-bright finish. Replace and include value of regular alloy wheels.                  
Sport suspension (upgrade)Only listed if not standard on all trims. No value because no way to compare across models.                  
Terrain selectorSelect electronic chassis control settings for a specific terrain type.            
Wheel locksLug nuts that can only be removed using a special key. Prevents theft of wheels.  

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Option Package Contents

Preferred Equipment Group 3SB

Features
Power fore-aft adjuster, driver seat
Power height adjuster, driver seat
Power tilt adjuster, driver seat
Power recliner, driver seat
Fog lights
Roof rails
Power liftgate
Remote start
Electronic systems calibration selector
Heated front seats
235/65HR18 tires

Driver Alert Package I

Features
Blind spot warning system
Rear cross-traffic detection
Obstacle detection, rear

Cargo Package

Features
Cargo mat
Cargo area partition net
Cargo cover

Trailering Package

Features
Class III trailer hitch
Trailering equipment (7 wire)
Towing camera
Additional engine cooling

Trailering Package

Features
Class III trailer hitch
Trailering equipment (7 wire)
Towing camera
Additional engine cooling

Preferred Equipment Group 4SB

Features
Memory system, driver seat
Heated second row seats

Driver Alert Package II

Features
Auto-dimming headlights
Lane departure warning system
Automatic braking, low-speed
Forward collision warning
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based
Pedestrian detection
Following distance indicator
Obstacle detection, front

Cargo Package

Features
Cargo mat
Cargo area partition net
Cargo cover

Trailering Package

Features
Class III trailer hitch
Trailering equipment (7 wire)
Towing camera
Additional engine cooling

Navigation system

Features
Voice control for nav and audio
Traffic information
Navigation system

All Terrain Cargo Package

Features
Cargo net
Cargo area rails w/tie downs
Cargo area partition net
Cargo cover

Trailering Package

Features
Class III trailer hitch
Trailering equipment (7 wire)
Towing camera
Additional engine cooling

Navigation system

Features
Voice control for nav and audio
Traffic information
Navigation system

Technology Package

Features
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
Around view cameras
Radar- or camera-based collision preparation system

Cargo Package

Features
Cargo mat
Cargo area partition net
Cargo cover

Premium Package

Features
Fog lights

Tech Package

Features
Steering-linked headlights
Xenon HID headlights
Auto-dimming headlights
Lane departure warning system
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
Automatic braking, low-speed
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial
Forward collision warning
Pedestrian detection

Tech Package

Features
Steering-linked headlights
Xenon HID headlights
Auto-dimming headlights
Lane departure warning system
Adaptive cruise control, all-speed
Automatic braking, low-speed
Automatic braking, high-speed or partial
Forward collision warning
Pedestrian detection
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