GMC Acadia vs. Toyota Highlander

Crimson Red Tintcoat
VS
Blizzard Pearl

Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book Value
$27,935 - $30,702
$28,048 - $30,853

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
4.66 / 5
98 Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
193 hp
185 - 295 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.5L DOHC 4
3.5L V6 w/D
2.7L 4

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Not Available
Optional

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
44.2 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.3 in.
40.7 in.

Rear Leg Room

Rear Leg Room
39.7 in.
38.4 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.6 in.
39.9 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Not Available

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional
Not Available

Smart Device Integration

Smart Device Integration
Optional
Not Available

AUX Input

AUX Input
Optional
Not Available

Passengers

Passengers
7
8

Exterior Features

Running Boards

Running Boards
Not Available
Optional

Tire Width

Tire Width

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.5 in.
109.8 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
38.7 ft.
38.7 ft.

Length

Length
193.6 in.
Not Available

Width

Width
75.4 in.
75.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Weight

Weight
3956 .lbs
4165 - 4535 .lbs

Horsepower

Horsepower
193 hp
185 - 295 hp

Torque

Torque
188 ft. lbs.
184 - 263 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
1500 - 5000 .lbs

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
.lbs
150 - 500 .lbs

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
19 gal.
19.2 gal.

Combined

Combined
11 - 13 mpg
20 - 12 mpg

City

City
21 mpg
19 - 20 mpg

Highway

Highway
26 mpg
24 mpg

Safety Features

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
GMC Acadia
Toyota Highlander

Body Style

Body Style
4 Door
Sport Utility

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive
All Wheel Drive - Front Wheel Drive

EPA Classification

EPA Classification
2WD Sport Utility Vehicle
Small Sport Utility Vehicles 2WD - Small Sport Utility Vehicles 4WD

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
7
8

Passenger Volume

Passenger Volume
143.8 ft³.
144.9 ft³.

Base Curb Weight

Base Curb Weight
3956 lbs.
4165 - 4535 lbs.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
7.7
7.7 - 8.0

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 mpg.
22 - 23 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
21 mpg.
19 - 20 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 mpg.
24 - 27 mpg.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
LCV
Not Available

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas I4
Regular Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
2.5L/150
2.7 L/163 - 3.5 L/211

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Port/Direct Injection - Sequential MPI

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
M2D
Not Available

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6 - 8

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic
Automatic w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.584
3.30 - 5.52

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.964
1.90 - 3.18

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.912
1.42 - 2.05

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.446
1.00 - 1.49

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
0.71 - 1.23

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.746
0.61 - 1.00

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.94
4.15 - 4.22

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)

Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1)
3.87
3.00 - 4.36

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150
150

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
MacPherson Strut
Strut

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Link
Double Wishbone

Front Tire Order Code

Front Tire Order Code
QML
Not Available

Rear Tire Order Code

Rear Tire Order Code
QML
Not Available

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
P245/65R17
P245/60TR18

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
P245/65R17
P245/60TR18

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
17 x 7.5 in.
18 X 7.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7.5 in.
18 X 7.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum
Aluminum

Steering Type

Steering Type
Electric Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
38.7 ft.
38.7 ft.

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A ft.
Not Available

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.6 x 1.9 in.
12.9 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.4 x 0.9 in.
12.2 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19 gal.
19.2 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
40.3 in.
40.7 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
41 in.
44.2 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
59.4 in.
59.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.7 in.
57.2 in.

Second Head Room

Second Head Room
39.6 in.
39.9 in.

Second Leg Room

Second Leg Room
39.7 in.
38.4 in.

Second Shoulder Room

Second Shoulder Room
58.7 in.
59.6 in.

Second Hip Room

Second Hip Room
53.3 in.
57.1 in.

Third Head Room

Third Head Room
37.2 in.
35.9 in.

Third Leg Room

Third Leg Room
31.1 in.
27.7 in.

Third Shoulder Room

Third Shoulder Room
54.3 in.
55 in.

Third Hip Room

Third Hip Room
42.9 in.
45.6 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
112.5 in.
109.8 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
193.6 in.
Not Available

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
75.4 in.
75.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
66 in.
68.1 in.

Track Width, Front

Track Width, Front
64.5 in.
64.4 in.

Track Width, Rear

Track Width, Rear
64.5 in.
64.2 in.

Min Ground Clearance

Min Ground Clearance
7.20 in.
8 in.

Cargo Volume to Seat 1

Cargo Volume to Seat 1
79 ft³.
83.7 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 2

Cargo Volume to Seat 2
41.7 ft³.
42.3 ft³.

Cargo Volume to Seat 3

Cargo Volume to Seat 3
12.8 ft³.
13.8 ft³.

Model Group

Model Group
Acadia
Highlander

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Intermediate Sport Utility
Intermediate Sport Utility

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Sport Utility
Sport Utility

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.5
2.7 - 3.5

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4 - 6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4