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GMC Acadia vs. GMC Terrain Price Comparison (MSRP)

The sticker prices, before adjusting for remaining feature differences. Usually these are the numbers you will see on the window stickers.

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GMC Acadia vs. GMC Terrain Invoice Comparison

The configured GMC Acadia 4dr SUV has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured GMC Terrain 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the GMC Acadia and GMC Terrain are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The GMC Acadia Denali trim has a has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.The base sticker price of this trim is $47,890. The features would cost an additional $3,045. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $51,860.

The GMC Terrain Denali trim has a has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.The base sticker price of this trim is $34,175. The features would cost an additional $6,455. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $41,555.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the GMC Acadia trims is $48,050 for Denali. . The feature adjusted price of the GMC Terrain trims is $41,555 for Denali. . Based on this adjustment, the GMC Terrain Denali appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Lowest Total Price

GMC Terrain Denali   
Difference: $10,305

Lowest Total Invoice

GMC Terrain Denali   
Difference: $9,938

The configured GMC Acadia 4dr SUV has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

The configured GMC Terrain 4dr SUV has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

Even when the GMC Acadia and GMC Terrain are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The GMC Acadia Denali trim has a has a 288-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.The base sticker price of this trim is $47,890. The features would cost an additional $3,045. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $51,860.

The GMC Terrain Denali trim has a has a 301-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a AWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.The base sticker price of this trim is $34,175. The features would cost an additional $6,455. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $41,555.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table. (Additional notes)

For an apples-to-apples comparison of these trims, we subtract the value of the additional features from the total price of the trim. The feature adjusted price of the GMC Acadia trims is $48,050 for Denali. . The feature adjusted price of the GMC Terrain trims is $41,555 for Denali. . Based on this adjustment, the GMC Terrain Denali appears to be the best value.

You can change the body, engine, audio, and tires on the body configuration page. Want different features? Head over to the feature section page to choose your own features.

Calculate Payments

  Down Payment Interest Rate Term
Model Year20162016
ModelAcadiaTerrain
TrimDenaliDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $47,890 $34,175
Base Invoice $45,496 $32,466
Cargo cover 140  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 395 395
Engine-block heater 75 75
Cargo mat 75 75
All-weather floor mats 150 125
Roof rack crossbars 210  
AWD 2,000 1,750
Cargo Package   280
Navigation system   495
Class II trailer hitch   365
Sunroof   995
3.6L V6   1,900
Cargo cover 127  
Metallic paint (extra cost) 359 359
Engine-block heater 68 66
Cargo mat 68 68
All-weather floor mats 136 114
Roof rack crossbars 191  
AWD 1,900 1,663
Cargo Package   255
Navigation system   450
Class II trailer hitch   332
Sunroof   905
3.6L V6   1,729
Options (show) (change) 3,045 6,455
Options (show) (change) 2,849 5,941
Destination 925 925
Total Price $51,860 $41,555
Total Invoice $49,270 $39,332

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. GMC Terrain

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: GMC Terrain Denali
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: 6,495
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: 6,318
Model Year20162016
ModelAcadiaTerrain
TrimDenaliDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine288hp V6301hp V6
TransmissionT6T6
DrivetrainAWDAWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)16/23 MPG16/23 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers?, 10250, 8
Tire (rear if not all the same)255/55-20235/55-19
Total Price51,86041,555
Adjustments for Features-3,8100
Feature-Adjusted Total Price48,05041,555
Total Invoice49,27039,332
Adjustments for Features-3,6200
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice45,65039,332

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Features Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. GMC Terrain

Model Year20162016
ModelAcadiaTerrain
TrimDenaliDenali
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100
AWD$1700$1700
Accessories 
Heated steering wheel$100 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power$350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Driver inboard seat-mounted side-impact airbag$150 
Side curtain airbags $350
Side curtain airbags, three rows$500 
Cargo Management 
Class II trailer hitch $200
Class III trailer hitch$250 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Cargo area audio controls$100 
CD player$125 
Dual-zone climate control$125 
MP3-compatible player$50 
Rear air vents with manual controls$150 
Rear HVAC unit$400 
Rear seat audio controls$100 
SD Card slot $25
Traffic information$25 
Voice control for audio system $25
Voice control for nav and audio$100 
Exterior 
Glass roof panel(s)$300 
Laminated front side windows$200 
Rear bumper protector $40
Wheel-lip moldings$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming driver-side mirror$75 
Fog lights$125 
Head-up display (HUD)$350 
Mirror tilt-down in reverse$25 
Power-folding mirrors$50 
Turn signals on or near mirrors$25 
Xenon HID headlights$500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Aluminum trim$100 
Cooled or ventilated front seats$300 
Floor mats, second row (optional) $0
Folding third row seats$600 
Leather door panel trim $250
Upgraded floor mats$0 
Upholstered instrument panel $300
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Touring suspension (upgrade) $0
Total Value of Features$8,050$4,240
Value of Feature Adjustments$3,810$0
Value of Feature Adjustments-3,6200

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Specifications Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. GMC Terrain

Model Year20162016
ModelAcadiaTerrain
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase118.9 in112.5 in
Length200.8 in185.5 in
Width78.9 in72.8 in
Height70.4 in66.3 in
Curb Weight4,850 lb.4,151 lb.
Fuel Capacity22.0 gal.18.8 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.3 in39.8 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room61.6 in55.7 in
Row 1 Hip Room58.0 in55.1 in
Row 1 Legroom41.3 in41.2 in
Row 2 Headroom39.6 in39.2 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room61.0 in55.3 in
Row 2 Hip Room57.8 in51.3 in
Row 2 Legroom36.8 in39.9 in
Row 3 Headroom38.4 in0.0 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room57.8 in0.0 in
Row 3 Hip Room48.3 in0.0 in
Row 3 Legroom33.2 in0.0 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
24.1 ft331.6 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
70.1 ft331.6 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
116.1 ft363.9 ft3

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Option Package Details
GMC Terrain Denali

Class II trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class II trailer hitch200Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested325100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Roof rack crossbars50Yes
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo net40Yes
Total Requested165100%
Total Not Requested00%
Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
SD Card slot25No
Total Requested60096%
Total Not Requested254%
3.6L V6
DOHC-4v
301 hp@6500
272 lb-ft@4800
FeatureValueRequested?
3.6L V6
DOHC-4v
301 hp@6500
272 lb-ft@4800
1000Yes
235/55R19 tires400No
Total Requested100071%
Total Not Requested40029%

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