The all-new 2019 GMC Acadia accommodates up to seven passengers inside its straight-shooting solid built, as a crossover SUV. It can be counted among the topmost vehicles that are designed by keeping families in mind. In other words the 2019 Acadia lineup can be termed as a vehicle of practicality that covers every kind of SUV activity you can think of.

What’s New for 2019

As the Watsonville GMC dealer describes, the 2019 GMC Acadia remains mostly the same for the 2019 edition. But the optional rear-seat entertainment system from the last year model has been discontinued, while the new Black Edition package has been added with a 20-inch pairs of wheels coming with black accents and a black-painted grille with black-painted mirror caps and even the roof rails.

Exterior Styling

The 2019 GMC Acadia design is curvaceous enough to balance the masculine cues in a subtle way. There is an all-terrain appearance package that adds up an extra level of ruggedness to withstand the hard work of running on gravel roads. The 2019 Acadia wears a two-box design that has a utilitarian approach yet with some fancy curves. The wheel arches looking squared-off make it look more like a truck while a chrome strip loops around the front two rows to bring a sudden twist in the otherwise simple design.

Interior Comfort

In the 2019 GMC Acadia the Interior has a pleasing disposition that is available with several combination of fabrics and colors, to be placed on a symmetrical design. The interior cabin of the 2019 GMC Acadia gives a clean-cut impression at its first glance with no extra frills. Even with the third row laid down, the Acadia manages to provide a 12.8 cubic feet of cargo space, and a maximum cargo capacity of 79 cubic feet. The cabin of the GMC 2019 Acadia is draped in soft-touch materials with a quality-built feel.

The Powertrain Options

The base engine of the 2019 GMC Acadia is having a 2.5-liter inline-4 engine that can make a 193 horsepower and 188 pound-feet of torque when mated with a slick-shifting 6-speed automatic transmission.

As per the Watsonville GMC dealer, there is an optional powertrain too which is much stronger, with its calm and quiet 3.6-liter V-6, engine bringing up 310 hp and 271 pound-feet of torque. This engine too is coupled by a 6-speed automatic transmission as well and can be driven with an all-wheel drive, that comes as a standard while the front-wheel drive is standard everywhere too, except on Denali. Those who go for all-wheel drive would get different driving modes like sport, off-road and towing, with the ability to switch from two-to four-wheel drive and save on fuel to spend on a bad weather day.

Driving Impressions

Th 2019 GMC Acadia is a strong all-around performer, well-suited to its mission of hauling a large family or group of friends and provide them with a comfortable and easy-to-drive family hauler. The ride quality and is well-controlled even on uneven roads.