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2022 GMC Acadia

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RepairPal reliability rating

3.5 out of 5

Mileage (EPA estimate)

22 city, 29 highway, 25 combined

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All GMC Acadia years

New for 2022

  • The AWD Denali, FWD Denali, and SL trims have been discontinued for 2022.
  • Panoramic Sunroof and Seat Massagers features are now available as options on select trims.
  • The SLT trim now comes with Quad Seats as standard equipment.
  • The AT4 trim now comes with Quad Seats as standard equipment.
  • The Denali trim now comes with Quad Seats as standard equipment.

Explore GMC Acadia details

SLE 2WD 4D Sport Utility

Standard Features

  • ABS Brakes
  • Air Conditioning
  • Alloy Wheels
  • AM/FM Stereo
  • Android Auto
  • Apple CarPlay
  • Automatic Transmission
  • Auxiliary Audio Input
  • Blind Spot Monitor
  • Bluetooth Technology
  • Cloth Seats
  • Cruise Control
  • Fold-Away Third Row
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Overhead Airbags
  • Parking Sensors
  • Power Locks
  • Power Mirrors
  • Power Windows
  • Rear Air Conditioning
  • Rear Defroster
  • Rear View Camera
  • Satellite Radio Ready
  • Side Airbags
  • Smart Key
  • Third Row Seat
  • Traction Control
  • Turbo Charged Engine

Optional Features

  • 20 Inch Plus Wheels
  • BOSE Sound System
  • Cloth Seats
  • Front Seat Heaters
  • Full Roof Rack
  • Navigation System
  • Panoramic Sunroof
  • Power Hatch/Deck Lid
  • Power Seat(s)
  • Remote Start
  • Running Boards
  • Tow Hitch

Drive type


Engine size




Torque (ft-lbs)


Engine type

Turbo Gas

Fuel capacity




Overall length






Leg room

F 41"/M 39.7"/R 29.7"

Head room

F 40"/M 39.6"/R 37.2"

Front tires


Rear tires


Seating capacity




5 reasons to buy the 2022 GMC Acadia

1. Strong powertrains

The 2022 GMC Acadia is a three-row SUV with two competent powertrain options. The base model comes standard with a 228-hp turbocharged four-cylinder and a nine-speed automatic transmission that returns an EPA-estimated 25 mpg with front-wheel drive and 24 mpg with all-wheel drive.

 In addition to its good gas mileage, this powerplant provides robust power for highway driving maneuvers. Upgrading to the optional V6 unlocks 310 hp and swift throttle responses at low speed, which is ideal for hauling lots of cargo or climbing steep grades. When properly equipped, the 2022 Acadia can tow an estimated 4,000 lbs.

2. Smooth ride

Despite its larger size and three-row design, the 2022 GMC Acadia is quite nimble on its feet. As you lean into turns, you'll notice how this SUV remains composed with minimal body. The suspension also soaks up road imperfections with precision, making for a plush and comfortable ride that is well-suited to city and suburban lifestyles.

3. Spacious interior

Whether you have a gaggle of kids or need seating for larger groups, the 2022 GMC Acadia is a roomy SUV offering loads of space. The Acadia provides seating for six passengers with the bench seat or seven occupants with second-row captain's chairs (depending on the model you choose) and a maximum of 79 cu-ft of flexible cargo volume. With 39.7 inches of second-row and 29.7 inches of third-row legroom, adults will enjoy comfortable accommodations with room to stretch out. The second-row sliding seat also makes it easy to access the third row.

4. Impressive driver assists

You'll feel in command behind the wheel of the 2022 Acadia. This SUV comes standard with a suite of driver aids for added peace of mind. Automatic emergency braking, forward collision alert, and rear cross-traffic alert help you avoid potential obstacles, while lane change alert and lane-keeping assist add to your confidence in heavy traffic. Automatic high beams also improve visibility on dark roads, and front pedestrian braking proves helpful while driving in the city.

5. User-friendly tech

The 2022 GMC Acadia comes with an intuitive infotainment system, a responsive eight-inch touchscreen display, and a user-friendly menu to make finding and adjusting the SUV's settings extremely easy. Additionally, all models include standard wireless Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto capabilities for seamless smartphone integration. Built-in Amazon Alexa capabilities also make it possible for your personal digital assistant to join you on road trips.

Ratings & reliability

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RepairPal reliability rating

Above Average

RepairPal gave the GMC Acadia an overall reliability rating of 3.5 out of 5 stars, which RepairPal describes as Above Average. This rating ranks GMC Acadia 29th out of 30 among Midsize SUVs.

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