Is the 2025 GMC Terrain a new value king?

The terrain is the most affordable crossover in the GMC lineup. It was released back in 2010, and from the start, it was positioned as a small utility crossover. But Terrain didn’t sell as expected because of the underpowered powertrain and not-so-good fuel efficiency. The 2025 GMC Terrain is promised to change all its weaknesses and bring new competition to this segment.

GMC plans to introduce a new hybrid engine under the hood of the 2025 Terrain. With a few styling changes, including exterior touchups and a new interior finish with more quality materials, The 2025 GMC Terrain promises to be one of the best options if customers are looking for a small crossover with unique styling that offers good fuel economy in the city and plenty of space for passengers and their luggage.

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2025 GMC Terrain Denali

The Denali trim will be the most expensive and luxurious trim that will be available for the 2025 GMC Terrain. With a starting price of $41.950, it will come with a premium finish and plenty of additional tech and features. Some of the noticeable upgrades will include a new hybrid engine under the hood. Adaptive suspension and all-wheel drive will come standard as well. In the cockpit, we will find an upgraded 9-inch infotainment system with navigation and support for Android Auto and Google Car Play. We will also find a premium leather seat with heating and venting options on the first row. Premium 7-speaker system that will be made by Bose. One of the most interesting features of Denali trim that we rarely see at this price point will be the head-up display.
With this model, GMC will deliver its Safety Pro Plus system, which will include:

  • Automatic emergency breaking
  • Lane-keeping assistance
  • Lane departure warning
  • Forward Collision Alert
  • Front pedestrian braking
  • Distance Indicator
  • Lane Change Alert
  • Side Blind Zone Alert
  • Rear Cross Traffic System
  • And parking sensors

2025 GMC Terrain Specifications

The 2025 GMC Terrain will come in two engine variations. The 1.5-liter engine from the previous generation will be improved. The fuel efficiency of this model will be drastically improved. We expect to see an improvement of up to 20% based on the latest reports. Also, the power will be improved, and the 2025 model will produce up to 190 horsepower with 210 pounds of torque. The small bump in horsepower will make this model quicker for a standard daily ride. For customers who want more power, GMC will offer a hybrid powertrain. At this moment, we have no official news from GMC on what engine they will use. However, according to our reports, they will put a PHEV hybrid inside the new Terrain. This new mill will combine a 1.5-liter engine and an electric motor.

This synergy will produce up to 250 horsepower and an impressive 260 pound-feet of torque. With an all-wheel drive, this model will be ideal for daily city drives, especially since it will offer up to 35 miles of electric range. Both engine options will be paired with a 9-speed automatic transmission.

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2025 GMC Terrain EV

The most anticipated variant of Terrain is the fully electric model. The GMC didn’t officially release any information about an EV model, but based on the latest reports, they are preparing a surprise for the 2025 model year. This model will be equipped with an electric motor, which can produce up to 250 horsepower in the basic variant and up to 320 horsepower in the more potent variant. The standard battery will offer up to 250 miles of range. Also, there will be a battery that will offer more range, and it will extend the range of the standard model up to 350 miles. The stronger engine variant will offer up to 315 miles of range in ideal conditions.

The GMC will also offer plenty of changes in the interior and exterior. The SUV will become more aerodynamic with more futuristic lights. The grille will be closed to achieve less air resistance. The electric model will also come with a new rim design and new color options.
Interiors will get a new 13-inch digital infotainment system and upgraded tech features.
The price of this model will range from $45,000 to $55,000, depending on the trim level and additional equipment customers will be able to choose from.

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Price and Release Date

The release date is expected to be set at the end of 2024. With a starting price of $31,000, this model will enter the category of SUVs that offer a lot for the money. Like Terrain’s biggest competitor, the Chevy Equinox.
The 2025 GMC Terrain, which will be equipped with a new hybrid powertrain, will be available for $37.000, and this trim will be the best option.




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