2016 GMC Terrain is basically a mid-sized crossover from GMC, a part of famous automaker, General Motors. This model is the smallest one from GMC. It is expected that 2016 GMC Terrain won’t go through too many modifications or changes. Most of its exterior styling will be done for enhancing the visual look. Both back and front fascia helps in highlighting Terrain’s appearance as gives a more premium design.
2016 GMC Terrain – Exterior and Interior Design
Its interior also gets little refreshed all over. For first timers, changes are hard to notice whereas for experts, many smooth changes are evident. 2016 GMC Terrain, being a midsized one, can accommodate nearly 5 full grown passengers and has flexible cargo space determined through useful second row sliding seats. Good quality materials including premium leather have been used for little luxury as well as comfort. Various trim levels are offered with it such as SL, SLE, etc. New good quality cloth fabric will be used as seat covers. Cabin has nothing fancy inside just those needed upgraded technological features, gadgets, etc. Here are list of things present inside 2016 GMC Terrain – small shelf storage under HVAC controls, infotainment system gets revised harder buttons, refreshed snifter, Blind zone alert, rear cross traffic alert, 4G LTE WiFi providing hot spot, Interlink software which links your smart phones to infotainment system, Bluetooth connectivity, satellite radio, air bags, seat belts, rear view camera for parking assistance, large touch screen display, etc.
Frontal fascia will include three-bar chromed grille with similar blackened honeycomb backing and headlights get connected to bumper’s center by all new C-shape chromed rings. This overall frontal look successfully shifts people’s focus downwards thereby making car look planted. Those c shaped rings are visible on back as well, mainly around red colored reflectors on rear bumper. Taillights get a dressing up through chrome accents. New pairs of wheels sized 18 and 20 inch gets added. Two new colors namely Crimson red tint coat and white frost tricoat are now available for customer’s selection. Light weight materials like fibre, aluminium, etc are used in manufacturing for reducing net weight thereby improving vital aspects like speed, performance, mileage rate, durability.
2016 GMC Terrain – Engine and Performance
2016 GMC Terrain may have the same engine specs. Under its hood, there can be a 2.4 litre 4 cylinder direct fuel injection engine which may generate almost 182 hp and 172 pound-feet torque where optional 3.6 litre V6 direct fuel injection engine produces an amazing 301 hp and 272 pound-feet torque. Both these engines are mated with 6 speed auto transmission system. Buyers can get either front wheel drive (FWD) or optional AWD. Terrain has average mileage rate of 20 mpg on city streets and 36 mpg on highways.
2016 GMC Terrain – Price and Release Date
Experts suggest that new GMC Terrain may have an estimated price range between- $24,000 and $38,000. By middle of 2016, you can see this vehicle in automobile markets all around. Models like Honda CR-V, Ford Edge, etc can pose grave threat to this car and hinder its market aspirations.