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2012 GMC Terrain User Reviews

2012 GMC Terrain Review Ratings

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Ryan writes:
2012 GMC Terrain SLT1 Review
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5

Pros

Drives like a car, rides like a car, SUV Space, standard blind spot mirrors and back up camera, touch screen standard, rear legroom

Cons

Thick rear pillars, truck like view from driver seat

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Great Compact Suv If You Want To Save Gas And Have Lots Of Standard Safety Equipment. — The 2012 GMC Terrain SLT-1 FWD 2.4 Is a pleasant vehicle for those wanting to haul their family and save some gas while doing it. This utility vehicle drives like a car. Front hood bulges a little in the corners giving it a truck feel. The 2.4L seems adequate for daily commuting although if towing and frequent highway driving is what you do go for the v6. Seats are comfortable and supportive. The leather is soft to the touch and the heated seats are nice. The SLE-2 + Pioneer audio system is great and has good bass. No rattles or squeaks, interior is well built. The interior is quiet at speed. Lots of rear leg room! Overall a strong contender in the compact suv segment.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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cbo4x4 writes:
2012 GMC Terrain SLT1 Review
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Car with suv space

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Low to the ground

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Family Car — I like the features on the inside, the remote start and power lift gate, dislike the lack of ruggedness. This is a great alternative to a mini van or car but not really an suv more crossover vehicle. As long as the is what you are looking for you will be pleased. I owned a jeep wrangler befor this so that was hard to get over the differences.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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TribalPoints writes:
2012 GMC Terrain SLE2 Review
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Fuel economy is amazing, The size is just right for a 4 member family like mine. The look is unique.

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The cargo area is a bit small.

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Over All This Vehicle Is Just All Around Great. — I Love this car because it is over all just safe for my family, we drove it in to a ditch going 60mph to avoid a head on crash, and nothing big happend to the vehicle, I love this car for it's safety. I would recommend this vehicle for any one that would want to feel very safe with their vehicle.

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Richard writes:
2012 GMC Terrain SLT1 Review
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great fuel economy, nice options, very safe vehicle, and reasonable pricing!

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none

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A Reliable, Safe, Fuel Efficient, Terrific Family Vehicle! — I love the 32mpg highway, being surrounded by safety, and the looks I get in this sharp Terrain. The sound system is excellent (Pioneer), they have improved vision (larger rear view camera screen and blind spot mirrors), and the autostart and heated seats are perfect for those cold mornings! If you are thinking about one, I highly recommend one (this is my second).

Primary Use: Family transportation

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Ryan writes:
2012 GMC Terrain SLE2 Review
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Easy to drive, back up camera.

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Looks like a truck.

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Solid Family Suv Without Suv Gas Mileage — Great All round SUV. Interior is well put together and has a premium feel. The 4 Cylinder has very adequate performance and V6 is great if you plan to tow or drive lots of highway KM's. Appearance is personal preference. Adds great value to compact SUV Segment and is a value leader.

Primary Use: Commuting to work

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Reviews From Other Years

2013 GMC Terrain Reviews

Cargo Room And Comfort By Batman100

Compared to other vehicles within its class, it far exceeded my expectations. Other manufacturers couldn't compare and were lacking in quality and comfort. Great fuel economy and competitive price for... Read More

Nice All Around Driver By Stephen

It has the 3.6 V6. I was very surprised towing my 2 snowmobiles how well it passes on the two lane. My 3.7 I-5 Colorado couldn't have done this well but, then again it weights a bit more than the GMC.... Read More

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2011 GMC Terrain Reviews

Excellent Buy. By BandMMann

This was an excellent car. It was sporty, roomy, and handled extremely well. The engine provided great gas mileage, but less than desirable power. Looking for something that can tow a heavier load. Wi... Read More

Perfect For Me! By babykayte

This is my second Terrain. I fist had a 2010 SLE1. I only had it for a year when I was rearended by a larger truck and smushed into the vehicle in front of me. The vehicle was totaled and the only thi... Read More

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2010 GMC Terrain Reviews

Terrain Ready For Any Terrain By haleycars

Great standard features and a quiet ride. This SUV has the gas mileage of a car (32 mpg). The warranty is 5 years or 100000 miles for the powertrain. The Terrain comes in all or front wheel drive. You... Read More

Great All Around Family Vehicle- Has It All- Looks, Performance, And Economy! By Richard

love the gas mileage- it does get the 32mpg advertised on the highway and 22 in town. It has plenty of room for our family and it handles well too in good weather or bad. Excellent all around family... Read More

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