2020 Terrain: The Off-Road Expert from GMC

The 2020 GMC Terrain can be counted among the few stylish crossover SUVs that is known for handling off-road surfaces better than many of its rivals. In short the 2020 GMC Terrain comes as a five-seat crossover SUV that has rounded up its impression in terms ofexterior styling, interior comfort, and offering a bevy of standard technology equipment, that can ease out the stress of long drives both for the driver and the passengers.

Visit any Asheville Chevrolet Buick GMC dealer showroom near you and you can find the 2020 GMC Terrain gathering a decent crowd around its trim models each of which stand with its own unique identity.

Improvements Done for 2020

Looking at the improvements sone to the 2020 series of GMC Terrain, we can see that the count in the cosmetic in confined within few minimal ones, likeintroducing one more paint color for all the trim models and a premium appearance package for the Denali trim models. with all these improvements the 2020 GMC Terrain models look sleek inside and out, making its presence felt at every situation.

But a major change can be seen in the safety front, where features like automatic emergency braking has been made standard on all trims in addition to the existing ones.

However, the changes aren’t all about improvement when it came to the powertrain front, as many are disappointed by the decision of the automaker to drop the turbodiesel engine from the lineup which was earlier offered as an optional variant.

The Structure of 2020 Lineup

For the year 2020, GMC has structured the Terrain series with trim levels starting with the base SL, SLE, SLT, and reaching the top of the chain Denali that escalates the price against the quantity and quality of comfort featuresfor the driver and the passengers alike.

Power and Drivetrain Options

To build up a strong vehicle that can stay steady through the off-road surfaces, GMC has equipped the 2020 editions of its flagship model Terrain either a 1.5 liter or a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 engine paired with the same standard 9-speed automatic transmission, among which the 2.0-liter variant models have shown their capacity to tow 3,500 pounds even trough uneven road surfaces from its abundant 252 of horsepower and 260 lb-ft of torque. 

The 1.5-liter turbo-4 variant that is also set as the standard powertrain makes 170 of horsepower and 203 pound-feet of torque that is ideal for driving it around the town.

Off-Road Expertise

As GMC has configured the 2020 Terrain with part time all-wheel drive while making the front-wheel drive as full time anyone who sits behind its wheels can switch the drivetrain simply by rotating a knob placed on the center console to deal with the road surfaces he faces. The driving dynamics ideally engineered to handle the off road surfaces make it easier for the driver to maneuver the 2020 GMC Terrain to handle any odds that is thrown by the terrains it passes through. But in all this, the 2020 GMC Terrain never fails to accomplish even ride comfort throughout the journeys.

If you are an off-road driving enthusiast, all you have to do is book a test drive with the 2020 GMC Terrain at any showroom like that of the Asheville Chevrolet Buick GMC dealership.