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2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1

Front-wheel Drive

2013 Ford Explorer Base

4dr Front-wheel Drive

2013 GMC Acadia
(2013 GMC Acadia FWD shown)
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2013 Ford Explorer
(2013 Ford Explorer 4dr FWD shown)
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MSRP $34,050 $29,100
Destination Charge $895 $895
Invoice Price $32,348 $27,427
Total List Price $34,945 $29,995
Available Engines 288-hp, 3.6-liter V-6 (regular gas) 290-hp, 3.5-liter V-6 (regular gas) 240-hp, 2.0-liter I-4 (premium)
Available Transmissions 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual 6-speed automatic w/OD
Fuel Economy City 17 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel Economy Highway 24 mpg 24 mpg
NHTSA Crash Test Data    
Other, Overall Rollover Rating
Side - Pole, Side - Pole
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side - Barrier, Side Barrier Rating Driver
Overall, Overall
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (REAR)
Front, Overall Front
Side - Pole Barrier combined, Side - Pole Barrier combined (FRONT)
Front, Driver's
Side - Barrier, Side - Barrier
Front, Passenger's
Side, Overall Side
IIHS Crash Test Data    
Moderate overlap front, Right Leg/Foot Good Good
Side, Driver Torso Good Good
Side, Driver Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Restraints Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Seat Head/Restraint Geometry Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Head/Neck Good Good
Side, Driver Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head Protection Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Head and Neck Good Good
Side, Rear Passenger Torso Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Overall Rear Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Chest Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Left Leg/Foot Good Good
Head Restraints and Seats, Dynamic Rating Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Overall Front Good Good
Side, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Moderate overlap front, Structure/safety cage Good Good
Other, Roof Strength Good Good
Side, Overall Side Good Good
Side, Driver Head Protection Good Good
Overview 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Safety Overview Standard:
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
driver and passenger front impact airbags, rear center 3 point seatbelt, ABS brakes, immobilizer
Available:
immobilizer
N/A
In-Vehicle Assistance Service Standard N/A
Drive-Type Overview front wheel drive front wheel drive
Audio Overview Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, clock, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, automatic equalizer, theft deterrent, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, 6, integrated roof antenna, radio steering wheel controls
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder
N/A Available:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan, in-dash mounted single CD, MP3 decoder, radio steering wheel controls
Interior 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Air conditioning, front manual manual
Air filter N/A Standard
Air conditioning, rear with separate controls with separate controls
Underseat ducts Standard Standard
Cargo concealed storage Standard N/A
Cargo net Available N/A
Cargo tie downs Standard Standard
Clock in-radio display in-dash
Compass Standard N/A
Cruise control Standard Standard
Cup holders front and rear front and rear
Gear shift knob trim urethane leatherette
12V DC power outlet 4 4
Lighter elements N/A Available:
front
Ashtray N/A Available
Overhead console N/A full with storage
Floor console full full
Floor mats Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Standard:
carpeted front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Available:
rubber front & rear
Front windows power power
Rear windows power power
1-Touch Window Down driver driver
Instrumentation analog analog
Driver information center Standard Standard
Tachometer Standard Standard
Trip computer Standard Standard
Water temp gauge Standard Standard
Voltage gauge Standard N/A
Low fuel warning Standard Standard
Service interval warning Standard Standard
Exterior temperature display Standard Standard
Lighting - glovebox N/A Standard
Lighting - map lights front & rear front & rear
Lighting - dome light fade fade
Lighting - cargo light Standard Standard
Illuminated vanity mirrors driver and passenger N/A
Rear window defogger Standard Standard
Rearview mirror day-night day-night
Mirrors - visor vanity mirrors driver and passenger driver and passenger
Retained accessory power Standard Standard
Seatback storage pockets 2 2
Tilt-Wheel adjustable steering column Standard Standard
Steering wheel material leather/metal-look urethane
Seats 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Front seat type bucket bucket
Seating capacity 8 passengers 7 passengers
Front seat driver direction controls 6-way 6-way power
Front passenger seat direction controls 4-way 4-way
Lumbar support driver driver
Front armrests center sliding center
Front head restraints adjustable adjustable
Rear seats 60-40 split-bench 60-40 split-bench
Rear armrest Standard N/A
Rear head restraints 2 - fixed 3 - fixed
3rd row seats 60-40 split-bench 50-50 split-bench
Seat trim cloth cloth
3rd row fold into floor manual manual
Entertainment 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Radio Standard:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite, seek-scan
Standard:
AM/FM/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/HD/Satellite-prep, seek-scan
Available:
AM/FM/Satellite, seek-scan
CD player in-dash mounted single in-dash mounted single
MP3 capability Standard Standard
Auxiliary audio input Standard Standard
Steering wheel audio controls Standard Standard
Voice recognition N/A Available
Speakers 6 6
Equalizer automatic N/A
Speed-Sensitive Volume Standard Standard
1st row LCD screen 1 2
Bluetooth Compatibility Standard Available
Safety and Security 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Airbags, frontal driver and front passenger driver and front passenger
Airbags, side impact seat mounted, driver and passenger seat mounted, driver and passenger
Airbags, side curtain curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row curtain 1st, 2nd and 3rd row
Airbags, knee protection N/A passenger
Occupant sensor Standard Standard
Traction control ABS and driveline ABS and driveline
In-Vehicle Assistance Service Standard N/A
Stolen-vehicle tracking Standard N/A
Height adjustable safety belts front front
Seatbelt pretensioners front front
Headlights halogen halogen
Exterior light control fully automatic N/A
Delay off headlamps Standard N/A
Headlight washer Standard N/A
Daytime running lights Standard Available
LED brakelights Standard Standard
Illuminated entry Standard Standard
Parking assist Standard Available
Remote keyless entry keyfob (all doors) keyfob (all doors)
Panic alarm Standard Standard
Door locks power with 2 stage unlock power with 2 stage unlock
Rear child safety door locks Standard Standard
Ignition disable Standard Standard
Theft deterrent radio Standard N/A
Low tire pressure warning Standard Standard
Warranty 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Warranty - Basic (mths/miles) 36/36,000 36/36,000
Warranty - Power Train (mths/miles) 60/100,000 60/60,000
Warranty - Corrosion/Perforation (mths/miles) 72/100,000 60/unlimited
Warranty - Roadside Assistance (mths/miles) 60/100,000 60/60,000
Exterior 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Antenna integrated roof integrated roof
Body material fully galvanized steel galvanized steel/aluminum
Paint Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Standard:
clearcoat monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
metallic monotone
Available:
tri-coat monotone
N/A
Bodyside moldings body-colored N/A
Grille trim chrome gray
Door count 4 doors 4 doors
Rear cargo door liftgate liftgate
Tinted windows deep deep
Rear window type fixed fixed
Mirrors dual power remote dual power remote
Spoiler lip lip
Roof rack Available Available
Roof rails Standard Standard
Rear step bumper N/A Available
Tires P255/65SR18.0 BSW AS P245/65TR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels Standard:
18" silver aluminum
17" steel
Available:
20" chrome aluminum
N/A
Spare tire and wheel compact steel compact steel
Windshield wipers - front variable intermittent variable intermittent
Rear window wipers fixed interval fixed interval
Mud flaps N/A Available
Mechanical 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Engine 3.6L V-6 Standard:
3.5L V-6
N/A Available:
2.0L I-4
Engine - valvetrain DOHC DOHC
Turbocharger N/A Available:
intercooled turbo
Recommended fuel regular unleaded Standard:
regular unleaded
N/A Available:
premium unleaded
Brakes 4-wheel disc 4-wheel disc
Antilock braking system (ABS) 4-wheel 4-wheel
Brake assist Standard N/A
Drive type front-wheel front-wheel
Engine block heater Available Available
Exhaust stainless steel stainless steel
Steering rack & pinion rack & pinion
Speed sensitive steering N/A Standard
Suspension tuning regular regular
Front suspension type strut strut
Front anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Front shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Front springs coil coil
Rear suspension type multi-link independent multi-link
Rear anti-roll bar Standard Standard
Rear shocks gas-pressurized gas-pressurized
Rear springs coil coil
Electronic stability system Standard Standard
Tiptronic automatic Standard Standard
Transmission 6-spd auto w/OD 6-spd auto w/OD
Axle ratio 3.16 Standard:
3.39
N/A Available:
3.36
Specifications 2013 GMC Acadia SLE-1 2013 Ford Explorer Base
Exterior length 200.8 " 197.1 "
Exterior body width 78.9 " 78.9 "
Exterior height 70.4 " 70.4 "
Engine 3.6L V-6 Standard:
3.5L V-6
N/A Available:
2.0L I-4
Horsepower 288 @ 6,300 rpm Standard:
290 @ 6,500 rpm
N/A Available:
240 @ 5,500 rpm
Torque 270 @ 3,400 rpm Standard:
255 @ 4,000 rpm
N/A Available:
270 @ 3,000 rpm
SAEJ1349 AUG2004 compliant Standard Standard
Fuel economy - city 17 mpg 17 mpg
Fuel economy - highway 24 mpg 24 mpg
Bore-and-Stroke 3.70 / 3.37 " Standard:
3.64 / 3.41 "
N/A Available:
3.44 / 3.27 "
Curb weight 4,656 lbs. Standard:
4,534 lbs.
N/A Available:
4,448 lbs.
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR) 6,411 lbs. Standard:
6,160 lbs.
N/A Available:
6,120 lbs.
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,197 lbs. 3,080 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR) 3,527 lbs. 3,300 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight Standard:
2,000 lbs.
Standard:
2,000 lbs.
Available:
5,200 lbs.
Available:
5,000 lbs.
GCWR 9,500 lbs. Standard:
6,880 lbs.
N/A Available:
6,820 lbs.
N/A Available:
9,920 lbs.
Wheelbase 118.9 " 112.6 "
Front track 67.3 " 67.0 "
Rear track 67.1 " 67.0 "
Turning radius 20.2 ' 19.4 '
Drag coefficient .36 N/A
Front legroom 41.3 " 40.6 "
Rear legroom 36.8 " 39.8 "
Third row legroom 33.2 " 33.2 "
Front headroom 40.3 " 41.4 "
Rear headroom 39.6 " 40.5 "
Third row headroom 38.4 " 37.8 "
Front hiproom 58.0 " 57.3 "
Rear hiproom 57.8 " 56.7 "
Third row hiproom 48.3 " 40.7 "
Front shoulder room 61.6 " 61.3 "
Rear shoulder room 61.0 " 61.0 "
Third row shoulder room 57.8 " 50.8 "
Luggage volume 24.1 cu.ft. 21.0 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max) 116.1 cu.ft. 80.7 cu.ft.
Passenger volume 152 cu.ft. 152 cu.ft.
Fuel tank 22.0 gal. 18.6 gal.