2021 GMC Terrain vs. 2021 GMC Acadia

2021 GMC Terrain vs 2021 GMC Acadia

2021 GMC Terrain


2021 GMC Acadia

Starting MSRP

Up to 5


Up to 7
63.3 cubic feet

Cargo Volume

79.0 cubic feet
170 hp

Horsepower Max

310 hp
26 city/30 highway

Fuel Economy

22 city/29 highway mpg
1,500 pounds

Towing Capacity

4,000 pounds


If you’re looking for an SUV, there’s a good chance you’ve thought about the GMC Acadia or Terrain. The latest editions of these GMC SUVs are excellent options for Dover drivers who want powerful engines and comfortable interiors that everyone in the family will love. Kent County Motors covers the 2021 GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia matchup so Milford drivers can make an informed decision!

GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia: Price and Space

The biggest difference in the GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia matchup is their size. The Terrain is a five-seater and the Acadia is a seven-seater. All the same, features like flat-fold seats for storage flexibility and Smart Slide Second-Row seats are available on the Acadia or Terrain. The extra size costs a little less money, but interior features like those exemplify the value of GMC SUVs. Start with these prices and see if you can get upgrades by securely applying for financing online

  • 2021 GMC Terrain Starting MSRP: $28,400
  • 2021 GMC Acadia Starting MSRP: $33,600

You can also turn the Acadia or Terrain into a cargo machine! The Terrain has 63.3 cubic feet of maximum cargo space, which can hold a lot of equipment when you need it for Middletown errands. The Acadia has 79 cubic feet of cargo space, giving you even more.

GMC Terrain vs. GMC Acadia: Performance Specs

Smyrna drivers may be familiar with the powerful engines under the hood of every GMC vehicle. These provide smooth handling on hills and curves while also contributing to a stellar tow rating on both GMC SUVs. Here are some important engine specs:

  • Fuel Efficiency: The smaller Terrain boasts 1 extra mile per gallon of highway fuel economy and 4 extra miles per gallon city fuel economy than the Acadia,.
  • Horsepower: Get 170 hp on the Terrain or even more on the Acadia. Its engine gets up to 310 hp.
  • Towing Capacity: Want to use your SUV to trail small boats or campers? It’s possible with both these SUVs! Get a 1,500-pound max tow rating on the Terrain and a 4,000-pound max tow rating on the Acadia.

Test Drive the Acadia or Terrain at Kent County Motors

So, which is right for your Dover family, the Acadia or Terrain? The best way to tell is to see them for yourself, so stop by Kent County Motors and give them a test drive! Contact us today to set up an appointment.

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