2023 GMC Acadia in Airdrie, AB

GMC Acadia at Davis Chevrolet

Crossover SUVs rank among the most popular vehicle categories in North America. The competition gets even more intense once a Davis Chevrolet customer starts looking for a three-row SUV model to take home. For the current model year, the 2023 GMC Acadia offers a spacious and passenger-friendly interior, a compliant handling profile and an athletic V-6 engine option — all of which were highly praised by online expert vehicle reviews. Follow along with Davis Chevrolet as we take a closer look at this incredibly capable and well-equipped crossover SUV platform.

Exterior Design

Adventure-Ready Style

The 2023 GMC Acadia can take its passengers just about anywhere. It will need some different components and features to complete the off-road trips the AT4 trim was designed to take. Buyers choosing the latest version of the Acadia AT4 will get:

  • Black Chrome grille
  • 17-Inch Black Wheels
  • All-terrain tires
  • Gloss-Black Roof Rails
  • Exclusive Badging

Acadia Denali Features

Refinement, luxury and performance come together in the Denali version of the 2023 GMC Acadia. The long-time top-of-the-line Denali trim is equipped with some interesting features of its own, including:

  • Chrome Denali grille
  • 20-inch Ultra-Bright machined aluminum wheels
  • Door handle and bodyside moulding chrome accents
  • Denali badging

Convenience Features

Flexibility is the name of the game when it comes to crossover SUVs like the 2023 GMC Acadia. Our manufacturing partner has made some innovative convenience features available to make life with the latest Acadia much easier. These features include a hands-free programmable power liftgate and heated, power-adjustable mirrors on some trim grades (SLT, AT4, and Denali).

Multiple Wheel Designs

A vehicle’s wheels are for more than just making it move up the road. The right wheels can really be a major element of the platform’s style profile. The available 2023 Acadia wheel options include:

  • 17-inch Gloss-Black Painted Aluminum wheels: Standard on AT4
  • 18-inch wheels: Standard on SLE & SLT
  • 20-inch wheels: Available on SLE, SLT and AT4
  • 20-inch Ultra-Bright Machined Aluminum wheels: Standard on Denali
Dimensions 2023 GMC Acadia
Wheelbase (mm) 2,858
Length (mm) 4,912
Width (mm) 1,915
Height (mm) 1,694

Interior Design & Features

Plentiful Seating Options

Having three rows of seating isn’t helpful if people aren’t comfortable using every spot. The interior of the 2023 Acadia can hold up to seven passengers, six if the second row is equipped with captain’s chairs. Either way, the second row is easily configurable to make accessing the third row as convenient as possible.

Adaptable Cargo Space

In addition to having room for up to seven people, the interior of 2023 Acadia can also accommodate more than 2,200 litres of cargo. The third row features a 50/50 split bench so passengers and cargo can be accommodated at the same time.


Trim-Specific Features

Every one of the four primary trim grades offered by the 2023 GMC Acadia provides a different ownership experience. Take a look at some of the features that will set each 2023 Acadia trim apart below:

  • SLE/SLT:
    • Real aluminum trim
    • Soft-touch surfaces
    • Premium cloth seating (SLE)
    • Leather-appointed first- and second-row seats (SLT)
    • Leather-wrapped steering wheel (SLT)
  • AT4:
    • Black premium cloth seats
    • Black leather-appointed seats (available)
    • AT4 stitched logo on front head restraints
    • AT4 badges on sill plates
  • Denali:
    • Real ash wood accents
    • Warm-tone burnished aluminum trim
    • French seam seat stitching
    • Embroidered Denali front seat head restraints
    • Denali-embossed sill plates
Dimensions 2023 GMC Acadia
Front Row Head Room 1,016
Front Row Leg Room (mm) 1,041
Second Row Head Room (mm) 1,006
Second Row Leg Room (mm) 1,008
Third-row Head Room945
Third Row Leg Room 754
Max cargo volume (L) 2,237
Max Passenger capacity 7
Passenger volume (L) 4,072

Performance & Capability

Engines Options

GMC offers two engine options for people interested in the 2023 Acadia. Base model trims will have a turbocharged 2.0-litre engine under the hood, making up to 228 horsepower, and higher models can be equipped with a naturally aspirated V-6. Both engines are mated to a nine-speed automatic transmission.

Available AWD

All AT4 models are equipped with the automaker’s Active Torque Control All-Wheel Drive system that will automatically send additional torque to slipping wheels. Acadia owners can also use the Traction Select System to gain an advantage over challenging road conditions.

Adaptive Ride Control

In addition to offering a well-appointed interior, the 2023 Acadia delivers one of the smoothest rides in its class. The Adaptive Ride Control system is available on Denali models and makes small adjustments measured in milliseconds to smooth out any imperfections on the road.


Engine 2.0L Turbo 4-cylinder 3.6L V6
Transmission 9-speed automatic9-speed automatic
Horsepower 228 hp 310 hp
Torque 258 lb.-ft. 271 lb.-ft.
Fuel Economy (estimated, City) 10.8 L/100 km 12.6 L/100 km
Fuel Economy (estimated, Hwy) 8.7 L/100 km9.2 L/100 km


Colour HUD for Drivers

It’s crucial for driver safety that the person behind the wheel never takes their eyes off the road. However, they still need to stay up to date with vital information. A 6-inch colour heads-up display can be displayed on the windshield that will show the driver information about:

  • Speed
  • Audio
  • Phone
  • Navigation
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Lane Departure Warning
  • Cruise Control
  • Low Fuel
  • Tachometer


Infotainment Capability

Every 2023 GMC Acadia available at Davis Chevrolet comes with an advanced infotainment system controlled through an 8-inch touchscreen. In addition to handling audio functions, the touchscreen interface will control:

  • Wireless Apple CarPlay connectivity
  • Amazon Alexa Built-In (available)
  • Wi-Fi Hotspot
  • Bose Premium Audio System

Multiple Camera Views

Situational awareness is very important to drivers. The 2023 GMC Acadia is available with the Rear Camera Mirror that turns the regular rear view mirror to project the feed from the rear-mounted camera to help with backing up the SUV. The High Definition Surround Vision is also available on some trim grades.



GMC Pro Safety Plus

The Acadia is smart and safe, with no better demonstration of this than the GMC Pro Safety Plus suite of advanced technologies that will keep you secure and connected out on the road. Explore top features like:

  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Front Pedestrian Braking
  • Intellibeam Auto High Beams
  • Rear Park Assist
  • Lane Keep Assist (with Lane Departure Warning)
  • Following Distance Indicator
  • Forward Collision Alert


Active Safety Suite

The best way to protect people from a collision is to prevent it from happening in the first place. Models equipped with GMC Pro Safety Plus system that is comprised of several separate sensors:

  • Automatic Emergency Braking
  • Front Pedestrian Braking
  • Intellibeam Automatic Headlights
  • Rear Park Assist
  • Lane Keep Assist with Lane Departure Warning
  • Following Distance Indicator
  • Forward Collision Alert


What’s New From the 2022 GMC Acadia?

GMC updated the Acadia platform a few years ago, so there haven’t been many major changes made to the 2023 model. For the 2023 model year, our manufacturing partner has introduced a few new paint colours and updated some models’ steering wheel-mounted controls.

2023 GMC Acadia Trims

2023 GMC Acadia


Starting at $45,547*

Highlighted features:
● 3.5L V6 engine (available)
● 18-inch aluminum wheels
● 8-inch GMC Infotainment system
● LED headlights & taillights

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2023 GMC Acadia


Starting at $50,847*

Highlighted features:
● 3.5L V6 engine (available)
● 18-inch aluminum wheels
● 8-inch GMC Infotainment system
● LED headlights & taillights

View 2023 Acadia Inventory
2023 GMC Acadia


Starting at $52,847*

Highlighted features:
● 3.6L V6 engine
● 17-inch gloss-black painted aluminum wheels
● Active Torque Control AWD
● AT4 grille and black chrome details

View 2023 Acadia Inventory
2023 GMC Acadia


Starting at $57,902*

Highlighted features:
● 20-inch ultra-bright-machined aluminum wheels
● Unique Denalis design & badging
● Chrome Denali grille & accents
● 6-inch Head-Up Display

View 2023 Acadia Inventory

The 2023 GMC Acadia is one of the most sought-after platforms inside one of the most popular automotive segments in the world. If you choose to take the 2023 Acadia home, don’t forget to make a plan for getting regular maintenance. You can stop by the Davis Chevrolet Service Department when your sales paperwork is finished and schedule your vehicle’s first oil change appointment. We can’t wait to work with you for a long time to come.