2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB
The upcoming new crossover SUV class will have a little more work to do to catch up with the enhanced capabilities and style featured in the 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB that is coming to Don Wheaton. Designers and engineers haven’t changed much on the vehicle, but enough of the exterior elements have been massaged that the 2016 Terrain has a much more contemporary look that makes it among the most desirable crossover SUVs in the class.
First-time observers of the new 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB will notice refreshed front and rear fascia elements accented by specially designed chrome trim that pays more credence to the wide and capable stance of the 2016 Terrain. Almost every trim level of the new 2016 Terrain will feature new chrome accents around the grille, including the top-of-the-line 2016 GMC Terrain Denali which also has a trim-specific tri-segmented grille texture. Don Wheaton customers that are considering the 2016 Terrain will have a new trim lineup to consider, SL, SLE (divided into SLE-1 and SLE-2), SLT as well as the Denali grade.
New features and safety equipment of the 2016 GMC Terrain
One of the biggest and most important changes to the list of available equipment for the 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB is the addition of the GMC 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot. Last year’s model did not have this capability, thankfully, GMC has wisely rectified the situation. Along with an updated version of GMC IntelliLink, potential owners of the 2016 Terrain will have access to more technology than any previous model. Other technology features found in the 2016 Terrain include includes voice controls to make phone calls or select radio stations. Also, using an USB chord, stored music can be played through the vehicle’s audio system.
Previously only found on the Denali versions of preceding models of the 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB, advanced safety systems like Side Blind Zone Alert and Rear Cross Traffic Alerts will be available on the SLE and SLT trims. However, there are still few elements that can only be found with the Denali version of the 2016 GMC Terrain. The list of such items include Denali logos on the seatbacks, special wood trim accents, eight-way adjustable seats for the driver and passenger and a standard issue sunroof.
Performance of the 2016 Terrain
Just like previous versions, the 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB will come with a pair of power plants to work with. The standard engine for most versions of the new GMC Terrain is an EcoTec 2.4-liter, four-cylinder engine that will deliver approximately 182 horsepower and will be able to record fuel-economy estimates of about 7.4 L/100 km on the highway. This engine also features a special “Eco” mode on the six-speed automatic transmission that will change the shift-timing with the goal of maximizing fuel-economy.
The higher trims and Denali versions of the 2016 GMC Terrain in Edmonton, AB will have a 3.6-liter, V-6 engine under the hood. Using a six-speed transmission, this engine will increase the peak power output to more than 300 horsepower and 272 pound-feet of torque. To help save some weight, thus making the new Terrain more fuel-efficient, many engine components have been made from composite materials.