• (4.7) 42 reviews
  • MSRP: $24,070$36,025
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 23-25 See how it ranks
  • Engine: 182-hp, 2.4-liter I-4 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: All-wheel Drive
  • Seats: 5
2017 GMC Terrain

Our Take on the 2017 GMC Terrain

Our Take

What it is: The GMC Terrain is a compact SUV that has the Chevrolet Equinox as a corporate twin. A bit larger than compact SUV rivals, the Terrain straddles the line between small and midsize SUVs, though pricing and features fit more with the former group. Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Wide turning circle
  • Denali version isn't unique enough
  • Large blind spot
  • Sluggish acceleration
  • No keyless start/access
  • Touchscreen performance

Notable Features

  • Five-seat SUV
  • Front- or all-wheel drive
  • Denali luxury model available
  • Chrome-trimmed shifter

Reviews

Consumer Reviews

4.7

Average based on 42 reviews

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Unique with good overall design, but aging tech

by J-Vee from Los Angeles, CA on March 9, 2017

Slightly bigger than other crossovers in the compact class, yet costs much less than midsize models with preferred options. My wife took delivery of a '16 Terrain Denali FWD, with V6, sunroof, and nav... Read Full Review

9 Trim Levels Available

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Safety

Crash-Test Reports

IIHS Ratings

Based on GMC Terrain Denali

Head Restraints and Seats
G
Moderate overlap front
G
Roof Strength
G
Side
G

IIHS Ratings

Based on GMC Terrain Denali

G Good
A Acceptable
M Marginal
P Poor

Child Seat Anchors (Latch)

Ease of Use
A

Head Restraints and Seats

Dynamic Rating
G
Overall Rear
G
Seat Head/Restraint Geometry
G

Moderate overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Left Leg/Foot
G
Overall Front
G
Restraints
G
Right Leg/Foot
A
Structure/safety cage
G

Other

Roof Strength
G

Side

Driver Head Protection
G
Driver Head and Neck
G
Driver Pelvis/Leg
G
Driver Torso
G
Overall Side
G
Rear Passenger Head Protection
G
Rear Passenger Head and Neck
G
Rear Passenger Pelvis/Leg
G
Rear Passenger Torso
G
Structure/safety cage
G

Small overlap front

Chest
G
Head/Neck
G
Hip/thigh
G
Lower leg/foot
G
Restraints and dummy kinematics
G
Small overlap front
G
Structure and safety cage
G
Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) is a nonprofit research and communications organization funded by auto insurers. IIHS rates vehicles good, acceptable, marginal or poor based on performance in high-speed front and side crash tests. IIHS also evaluates seat/head restraints for protection against neck injuries in rear impacts.

NHTSA Ratings

Based on GMC Terrain Denali

Overall
Overall Front
Overall Rollover Rating

NHTSA Ratings

Based on GMC Terrain Denali

Overall
Overall Front
Overall Rollover Rating
Driver's
Passenger's
Side Barrier
Side Barrier Rating Driver
Side Barrier Rating Passenger Rear Seat
Side Pole
Side Pole Barrier combined (Front)
Side Pole Barrier combined (Rear)
National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.

Recalls

Great news! There are currently no known recalls on 2017 GMC Terrain.


Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $1,400 per year.

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