GMC Terrain 2018-2019- 2nd generation of the American crossover


The new GMC Terrain 2018-2019 – photos and videos, the price and specifications, specifications and reviews of owners of the 2nd generation American crossover GMC Terrain. The official world premiere of a new generation of compact GMC Terrain SUV was held, of course, in America at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit on January 10, 2017.

Sales of the new GMC models Terrain 2 in the North American market will start this summer in four fixed configurations – SL, SLE, SLT and Denali with turbocharged four-cylinder engines – 173-strong 1.5-liter and 256-strong 2.0-liter, as well as Turbo diesel 139-strong 1.6-liter “four” at a price of 25,000 dollars. The new GMC Terrain, naturally, will reach Russia, thanks to the “gray” dealers, able to ensure the delivery of a crossover to a Russian customer from America.

In the US market GMC Terraine 2 generations will try to select buyers from its main competitors – Japanese compact crossovers Honda CR-V and Toyota RAV4 , as well as the American Ford Escape (analogue of the European Ford Kuga ).

The predecessor of the novelty crossover Terrain 1 generation, debuting on the market in 2009, enjoys a good reputation among American motorists, over seven years of production sold more than 700 thousand copies. The second generation of the model is endowed with a great number of advantages (original exterior exterior design, stylish and high-quality interior, rich equipment, economical petrol turbocharged engines, more economical diesel, significantly lowered than the previous model, equipped body weight, new D2XX, 6 automatic and new 9-step machine, the choice between the front wheel drive FWD and the AWD AWD system), which, in our opinion, will not only preserve, but also multiply the army of GMC Terrain fans.

It should be noted immediately that with the change of generations the crossover Terrain moved to the new platform D2XX (underlies the new Chevrolet Cruze , the 5th generation Opel Astra , Chevrolet Equinox and a lot of other novelties of the automobile giant GM), decreased in external sizes by dropping more than 200 kg of curb weight and , Understandably, lost some of the useful volume of the luggage compartment. But at the same time the crossover became more attractive, economical and safe, and in the cabin, thanks to a competent layout, even the legroom was added – 7.5 mm in front and 5.0 mm in the rear.



  • The outer overall dimensions of the new GMC Terrain 2018-2019 are 4630 mm in length, 1839 mm in width, 1661 mm in height, with 2725 mm of wheelbase and 175 mm of ground clearance.
  • For the crossover there are several variants of 17 -18 inch wheels and exclusive aluminum wheels R19, which have been specially processed, for the richest version of Terrain Denali.

The new compact American parker GMC Terrain looks modern, stylish, even bold, you can say original. In the presence of a solid sculpted nose with a huge falshradiatornoy grille and a massive bumper, unusual in form Bi-functional HID headlamps with LED pattern daytime running lights (version Denali flaunts the headlights Full LED).

On the side, the car’s body attracts attention with an athletic build, powerful wheel arches, rising to the stern by a window sill and a floating roof.

The rear part of the crossover also looks bright and even sporty: a compact trunk door with a glass topped with a large spoiler, spectacular LED boomerangs of side lights, a neat bumper with trapezoids of tailpipe nozzles.

The five-seater saloon of the new generation GMC Terrain can hardly be called very spacious, but the driver and passengers are allocated enough space for comfortable accommodation. The maximum useful volume of the luggage compartment behind the backs of the second row is 838 liters.

The front panel and center console in the interior of the novelty from GMC in many ways resembles these details inside the sub-platform Chevrolet Equinox, but the materials for interior decoration of GMC Terrain are applied better, and the interior looks richer.

From the equipment we pay attention to multimedia systems IntelliLink touchscreen with 7 and 8 inch color screens (Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, OnStar 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, rear view camera), dual-zone climate control, front seats with electric drive, heating and ventilation, Push-button control of the automatic transmission and the parking brake actuator, stylish decorative elements made of aluminum and natural wood.
Expensive kit Denali is standard equipped with a multifunctional steering wheel with heated rim, navigation, premium audio system Bose, electric tailgate.

As security systems and electronic assistants, the Surround Vision, Forward Collision Alert, the following distance indicator, Low-Speed ​​Forward Automatic Braking, Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning, Lane Change Alert with Side Blind Zone Alert, Rear Cross Traffic Alert And Safety Alert Seat.

Specifications of the new GMC Terrain 2018-2019

For the novelty three three-cylinder engines, a pair of gasoline with a turbo-supercharging and one turbodiesel are offered.

  • Gasoline versions of the GMC Terrain: 1.5-liter (173 hp 275 Nm) and 2.0-liter (256 hp 353 Nm) are paired with 9 automatic transmissions.
  • The GMC Terrain diesel with a 1.6-liter (139 hp 325 Nm) comes with 6 automatic transmissions.

Standard SUV with front wheel drive, as an option, the system is offered to connect an AWD AWD.
All versions are equipped with the Traction Select system by default, allowing you to choose the optimal performance of the engine, gearbox and even in all-wheel drive versions to force the rear wheel connections to reduce fuel consumption.