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GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Traverse Price Comparison (MSRP)

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Models in short supply often sell at or even above these prices.

GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Traverse Invoice Comparison

Lowest Total Price: $46,410

GMC Acadia SLT   
Difference: $1,245

Lowest Total Invoice: $43,848

GMC Acadia SLT   
Difference: $1,279

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Model Year201720172017
ModelAcadiaAcadiaTraverse
TrimSLTDenaliPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Base Price $38,350 $45,465 $42,045
Base Invoice $36,432 $43,176 $39,943
Cargo Package 310 310  
Trailering Package 650    
Navigation system 495    
Sunroof 1,400 1,400 1,400
Metallic paint (extra cost) 395    
Engine-block heater 100 100 100
Running boards 695 695 635
3.6L V6 1,095    
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,995 1,995  
Entertainment system, ceiling mounted     1,395
Class III trailer hitch     575
Cargo mat     75
Cargo cover     140
Illuminated door sill trim plates     395
Cargo Package 282 282  
Trailering Package 592    
Navigation system 450    
Sunroof 1,274 1,274 1,274
Metallic paint (extra cost) 359    
Engine-block heater 91 91 91
Running boards 632 632 578
3.6L V6 996    
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens 1,815 1,815  
Entertainment system, ceiling mounted     1,269
Class III trailer hitch     523
Cargo mat     68
Cargo cover     127
Illuminated door sill trim plates     359
Options (change) 7,135 4,500 4,715
Options (change) 6,491 4,094 4,289
Destination 925 925 895
Total Price $46,410 $50,890 $47,655
Total Invoice $43,848 $48,195 $45,127

The configured GMC Acadia 4dr SUV has a 310-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

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

Even when the GMC Acadia and Chevrolet Traverse are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The base sticker price of the GMC Acadia SLT trim is $38,350. The features would cost an additional $7,135. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $46,410.

The base sticker price of the GMC Acadia Denali trim is $45,465. The features would cost an additional $4,500. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $50,890.

The base sticker price of the Chevrolet Traverse Premier trim is $42,045. The features would cost an additional $4,715. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $47,655.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

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 4. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Traverse trims is 7. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Traverse Premier 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.

The configured GMC Acadia 4dr SUV has a 310-horsepower 3.6L V6 engine, a FWD drivetrain, and a 6-speed manually-shiftable automatic transmission.

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

Even when the GMC Acadia and Chevrolet Traverse are comparably equipped, each includes features not on the other car. The invoice of the GMC Acadia SLT trim is $36,432. The features would cost an additional $6,491. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $43,848.

The invoice of the GMC Acadia Denali trim is $43,176. The features would cost an additional $4,094. Including the destination charge of $925, the total price of this trim is $48,195.

The invoice of the Chevrolet Traverse Premier trim is $39,943. The features would cost an additional $4,289. Including the destination charge of $895, the total price of this trim is $45,127.

For full details about the differences among the trims, see the Trim Comparison table.

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 4. The feature adjusted price of the Chevrolet Traverse trims is 4. Based on this adjustment, the Chevrolet Traverse Premier 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.

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TrueDelta Value Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Lowest Adjusted Price and Invoice: GMC Acadia SLT
TrueDelta Adjusted Price Difference: $995
TrueDelta Adjusted Invoice Difference: $1,042
Model Year201720172017
ModelAcadiaAcadiaTraverse
TrimSLTDenaliPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Engine310hp V6310hp V6288hp V6
TransmissionT6T6T6
DrivetrainFWDFWDFWD
EPA Fuel Economy (city/highway)18/25 MPG18/25 MPG15/22 MPG
Audio (watts, speakers)?, 8?, 8?, 10
Tire (rear if not all the same)235/65-18235/55-20255/55-20
Total Price$46,410$50,890$47,655
Adjustments for Features0-3,725-250
Feature-Adjusted Total Price$46,410$47,165$47,405
Cost Above Minimum$0$755$0
Total Invoice$43,848$48,195$45,127
Adjustments for Features0-3,528-237
Feature-Adjusted Total Invoice$43,848$44,667$44,890
Cost Above Minimum$0$819$0

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Features Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Model Year201720172017
ModelAcadiaAcadiaTraverse
TrimSLTDenaliPremier
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV4dr SUV
Transmission and Drivetrain 
6-speed manually-shiftable automatic$1100$1100$1100
FWD$0$0$0
Accessories 
Hands-free trunk or liftgate $100 
Heated steering wheel $100$100
Proximity key$250$250 
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, manual$250 $250
Tilt/telescoping steering wheel, power $350 
Brakes, Airbags, and Other Safety 
Automatic braking, low-speed $200 
Following distance indicator $25 
Forward collision warning $200$200
Knee airbag, driver$100$100 
Lane departure prevention system, steering-based $200 
Lane departure warning system $200$200
Obstacle detection, front $200 
Pedestrian detection $50 
Cargo Management 
Cargo area partition net$40$40 
Cargo net  $40
Overhead sunglass holder$25$25 
Towing camera$50$50 
Trailering equipment (4 wire)  $125
Trailering equipment (7 wire)$150$150 
Climate Control and Infotainment 
Android Auto support$0$0 
Apple CarPlay support$0$0 
CD player  $125
DVD-compatible player  $0
Entertainment system with dual headrest screens$1200$1200 
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted  $1000
Interior air filter  $0
MP3-compatible player  $50
Rear air vents with automatic controls$250$250 
Rear air vents with manual controls  $150
Siri Eyes Free support  $0
Surround sound  $250
Exterior 
Bodyside cladding $350 
Bodyside cladding (gray/black)$250 $250
Bright-finished exhaust tip(s) $50$50
Wheel-lip moldings$75$75 
Instruments, Lights, and Mirrors 
Auto-dimming headlights $200 
Interior ambient lighting$150$150 
Large color reconfigurable instrument cluster display $250 
Power-folding mirrors  $50
Turn signals on or near mirrors  $25
Xenon HID headlights $500 
Seats and Interior Trim 
Cooled or ventilated front seats $300$300
Door sill trim plates$100$100 
Floor mats, second row (optional)$0$0 
Floor mats, third row (optional) $0 
Heated second row seats $200 
Illuminated door sill trim plates  $200
Manual recliner, third row seats$125$125 
Memory system, driver seat $200$200
Power height adjuster, passenger seat$100$100 
Wood trim $300 
Suspension, Wheels, and Tires 
Alloy wheels$350  
Electronic systems calibration selector$200$200 
Machined alloy wheels  $350
Polished alloy wheels $600 
Total Value of Features$4,765$8,490$5,015
Value of Feature Adjustments$0$3,725$250
Value of Feature Adjustments0-3,528-237

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Specifications Comparison: GMC Acadia vs. Chevrolet Traverse

Model Year20172017
ModelAcadiaTraverse
Body4dr SUV4dr SUV
Wheelbase112.5 in118.9 in
Length193.6 in203.7 in
Width75.4 in78.5 in
Height66.0 in69.9 in
Curb Weight4,060 lb.4,646 lb.
Fuel Capacity22.0 gal.22.0 gal.
Row 1 Headroom40.0 in40.4 in
Row 1 Shoulder Room59.4 in61.5 in
Row 1 Hip Room55.7 in58.0 in
Row 1 Legroom41.0 in41.3 in
Row 2 Headroom39.6 in39.4 in
Row 2 Shoulder Room58.7 in61.0 in
Row 2 Hip Room53.3 in57.8 in
Row 2 Legroom39.7 in36.8 in
Row 3 Headroom37.2 in37.8 in
Row 3 Shoulder Room54.3 in57.6 in
Row 3 Hip Room42.9 in48.3 in
Row 3 Legroom31.1 in33.2 in
Cargo Volume,
Minimum
12.8 ft324.4 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Behind R2
41.7 ft370.3 ft3
Cargo Volume,
Maximum
79.0 ft3116.3 ft3

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Option Package Details
GMC Acadia SLT

Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Cargo area partition net40No
Total Requested11574%
Total Not Requested4026%
Trailering Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Additional engine cooling0No
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (7 wire)150No
Towing camera50No
Total Requested25056%
Total Not Requested20044%
Navigation system
FeatureValueRequested?
Navigation system600Yes
Voice control for nav and audio75Yes
Traffic information25Yes
Total Requested700100%
Total Not Requested00%

Option Package Details
GMC Acadia Denali

Cargo Package
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo mat40Yes
Cargo area partition net40No
Total Requested11574%
Total Not Requested4026%

Option Package Details
Chevrolet Traverse Premier

Class III trailer hitch
FeatureValueRequested?
Class III trailer hitch250Yes
Trailering equipment (4 wire)125Yes
Total Requested375100%
Total Not Requested00%
Sunroof
FeatureValueRequested?
Sunroof900Yes
Glass roof panel(s)300Yes
Total Requested1200100%
Total Not Requested00%
Cargo cover
FeatureValueRequested?
Cargo cover75Yes
Cargo net40No
Total Requested7565%
Total Not Requested4035%
Entertainment system, ceiling mounted
FeatureValueRequested?
Entertainment system, ceiling-mounted1000Yes
AC power outlet100Yes
Surround sound250No
DVD-compatible player0No
A/V input jacks25No
Total Requested110080%
Total Not Requested27520%

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