Terrain comes with a long list of comfort and convenience for 2016, premium cloth is standard on SLE models and a new chrome-trimmed gear selector accentuates the interior of every model. Add in available technologies and exceptional safety features and you’ll see why the Terrain is the total package.
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MULTIFLEX REAR SEAT SYSTEM
Terrain's easy-to-use MultiFlex rear seat system maximizes the comfort and utility of this compact SUV.
60/40 split & fold second-row
39.9" rear leg room
Slides nearly 8" up and back
Recline feature for additional comfort
This compact SUV is not just capable, it's also inviting and comfortable.
Color Touch Radio
Center stack storage and center console shelf for additional convenience
Standard premium cloth interior
Available heated front seats
Available leather-appointed seats
Available ambient lighting
Available Pioneer Premium Audio
Available 8-way power driver and passenger seat
New shifter assembly
Acoustics isn’t just about what you hear. In this crossover, it’s also about what you don’t. These features all aid in Terrain’s remarkably quiet ride.
A laid-back windshield angle
Tight construction to minimize air leaks and exterior sound
Triple door seals and acoustic-laminated windshield
The GMC Terrain is the perfect combination of styling, utility and efficiency. For 2016, the Terrain’s bold design has been updated and features a new hood design, redesigned front and rear fascia with chrome accents, new LED daytime running lamps and a new 3-bar grille design that is distinctively GMC.
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BOLD BUT REFINED
Every Terrain is built with precision and distinguishing features, which are a true testament to the craftsmanship and detail that goes into every GMC.
New front and rear fascia
New grille design with chrome surround
New power dome hood
New LED Daytime Running Lamps
Muscular fender flares
Projector beam headlamps
Athletic stance provides a commanding view of the road
Every Terrain SUV model comes with standard aluminum wheels.
17” wheel are standard on SLE models
18” wheels are standard on SLT and available on SLE-2
19” wheels available on SLT
Take advantage of its 63.9 cu. ft. of cargo space3 with Terrain’s available programmable power liftgate.
Opens and closes with the touch of a button
Set desired opening height for low garages or overhangs
Electronic obstacle detection stops and reverses to help prevent damage
A simple, intuitive 7” diagonal color touch-screen is your command center for all entertainment, information, and available navigation options.
COLOR TOUCH RADIO
Available Color Touch Radio with IntelliLink5 features a reconfigurable home screen, voice activated control, USB6 and Bluetooth®7 audio streaming. IntelliLink technology offers features that keep you connected wherever you travel including:
Smartphone integration to allow hands-free calling, phone book access and expanded entertainment options
Intuitive voice commands
Access music library through available control through the audio system including voice commands
Text message support
AVAILABLE COLOR TOUCH NAVIGATION WITH INTELLILINK
Get where you’re going easily and map your route intuitively with the available Color Touch Navigation System.The system features:
With a striking finish and extra capabilities, the Chrome Edition will take your Terrain to the next level. Available on SLE-2 models, the Chrome Edition delivers a distinctive gleam from the grille and wheels to the door handles and side mirrors. These lustrous details are perfectly complemented by practical conveniences, making this the edition with all the right additions.
You can upgrade to 19" chrome-clad aluminum wheels when you choose the 3.6L V6 SIDI engine.
The safety of drivers and passengers in our vehicles is of high importance. We’re offering new technologies and innovations to help make our vehicles safer and better equipped to take on the unexpected.
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360 DEGREES OF SAFETY
The Terrain compact SUV is equipped with 6 standard airbags3, including front side-impact and head curtain as well as anti-lock brakes giving your crossover SUV safety features inside and out.
SIDE BLIND ZONE ALERT & REAR CROSS-TRAFFIC ALERT
These safety technologies match smart engineering with driver-centric safety, using radar to watch where you can’t. When a car enters your blind zone, it displays a signal in your outside mirror. When backing out in a busy parking lot, it warns of vehicles approaching with an icon in the Color Touch Radio screen.
LANE DEPARTURE WARNING
This available system alerts the driver if the Terrain SUV wanders from the lane without using a turn signal.
FORWARD COLLISION ALERT
This available system provides audible and visual signal if it appears that a collision may be imminent.
Terrain’s performance goes beyond torque and horsepower. This crossover SUV uses some of the latest technologies to enhance fuel efficiency8, gives you the power when you need it and help you keep in control no matter what the road conditions.
6-SPEED AUTOMATIC WITH OVERDRIVE
Terrain’s transmission offers a wide ratio spread for power in the low gears and efficiency in the high ones.
STABILITRAK WITH TRACTION CONTROL
StabiliTrak senses when the SUV is not responding adequately to steering commands and adjusts wheel speed using engine power and braking to help you maintain control.
ALL WHEEL DRIVE
To maximize driver control, the AWD provides extra traction and adjusts torque in changing road conditions. With an EPA-estimated 12 hwy KM/L on AWD model with 2.4L I-4 VVT.
FULLY INDEPENDENT SUSPENSION
Terrain is engineered with four-wheel independent suspension that offers a steady smooth ride and a precise feel for the road.
AUTOMATIC GRADE BRAKING
This system commands the transmission to remain in a lower gear to assist in deceleration on a downgrade, with or without a trailer attached.
HILL START BRAKE ASSIST
As soon as you lift your foot off the brake while the vehicle is on a hill, this system holds brake pressure for 1.5 seconds to give you time to press the accelerator.
3.6L V-6 VVT SIDI ENGINE
At the heart of Terrain’s performance and power is the 3.6L V-6 engine. Delivering 301 HP@ 6500 RPM -- plus acceleration speeds of 0 to 60 in 6.7 seconds -- it is built to truly get you moving. The 3.6L powertrain FWD offers EPA-estimated 7 KM/L and comes with dual integrated exhaust tips for improved airflow.
1. Fuel Consumption for FWD 2.4L is 14.5 KM/L and AWD 2.4L is 13.1KM/L.
2. Cargo and load capacity limited by weight and distribution.
3. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child, or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. Air bag inflation can cause severe injury or death to anyone too close to the bag when it deploys. Be sure every occupant is properly restrained. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.
4. Requires compatible iPhone running IOS 6 or later, Android or Blackberry.
5. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and Smartphone. Some devices require USB connectivity.
6. Not compatible with all devices.
7. Go to my.gmc.com/learn to find out which phones are compatible with the vehicle.
8. E85 is a blend of 85 percent ethanol and 15 percent regular gasoline. Go to gmc.com and search E85 for more information about E85 as a fuel alternative.