A head to head comparison of a 2016 Ford Explorer to a 2016 GMC Acadia in Engine Performance Near Surprise, AZ.


 
  • Jones Ford Buckeye Journal
  • Jul 23rd 2017 - 30 days ago
  • Surprise, AZ
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Compared To GMC Acadia 2016



The Explorer has more powerful engines than the Acadia:

Horsepower

Torque

Explorer 2.3 turbo 4 cyl.

280 HP

310 lbs.-ft.

Explorer 3.5 DOHC V6

290 HP

255 lbs.-ft.

Explorer Sport/Platinum 3.5 turbo V6

365 HP

350 lbs.-ft.

Acadia SLE/SLT 3.6 DOHC V6

281 HP

266 lbs.-ft.

Acadia Denali 3.6 DOHC V6

288 HP

270 lbs.-ft.

As tested in Motor Trend the Ford Explorer 2.3 EcoBoost is faster than the Acadia SLE/SLT:

Explorer

Acadia

Zero to 60 MPH

8.2 sec

8.4 sec

Quarter Mile

16.3 sec

16.5 sec

Speed in 1/4 Mile

84.5 MPH

83.8 MPH