2024 GMC Terrain Cargo and Passenger Space
Vehicles with ample space for passengers and cargo make car trips more comfortable and allow you to maximize their features and utility. The 2024 GMC Terrain is a compact SUV renowned for its class-competitive interior space. Its versatility makes it a popular option among drivers in the crossover SUV segment. If you're in the market for a practical and spacious vehicle, the 2024 GMC Terrain might be the perfect choice.
Introducing the 2024 GMC Terrain
The 2024 GMC Terrain is known for its smooth ride, roomy cabin, comfortable seating, and easy-to-use infotainment system. It comes in four appealing trims: the SLE, SLT, AT4, and Denali.
The base SLE is packed with standard features, including split-folding rear seats, the GMC Pro Safety system, and tons of infotainment technologies. If you choose the SLT trim, you'll get leather upholstery and heated seats and steering wheel for a bit more luxury. The AT4 provides off-roading elements such as all-wheel drive and skid plates, while the premium Denali trim adds top-of-the-line touches such as 19-inch wheels and an upgraded stereo and digital gauge cluster.
Drivers are eagerly awaiting the 2024 edition of the GMC Terrain due to its versatility and creature comforts, particularly its cargo and passenger space.
Cargo Space Dimensions
The 2024 GMC Terrain's cargo capacity is one of its top selling points. GMC used every inch of the compact SUV thoughtfully to maximize cargo space. The Terrain's base dimensions are:
- Wheelbase: 107.3 inches.
- Length: 182.3 inches.
- Width: 72.4 inches.
- Height: 65.4 inches.
- Curb weight: 3,419 pounds.
The 2024 GMC Terrain's cargo space totals 63.3 cubic feet when you fold the rear seats flat. With the back seats up, you still have an impressive 29.9 cubic feet of room behind the second row. The Terrain's 60/40 split-folding rear seat that comes standard on all trims helps maximize cargo space. You can fold part or all of the second row to suit your carrying needs. A fold-flat front seat is available if you plan to carry extra-long objects in your Terrain.
Car and Driver tested out the SUV's luggage capacity and found it could hold up to 24 suitcases with the second row folded completely. All told, the Terrain's configurable cabin makes carrying all types of gear easy.
Passenger Space Dimensions
The 2024 GMC Terrain's passenger space is accommodating, with an impressive total passenger volume of 103.2 cubic feet, making long drives comfortable. More specific passenger space dimensions include:
- Front headroom: 40 inches.
- Rear headroom: 38.5 inches.
- Front shoulder room: 57.2 inches.
- Rear shoulder room: 55.6 inches.
- Front hip room: 54.4 inches.
- Rear hip room: 51.8 inches.
- Front legroom: 40.9 inches.
- Rear legroom: 39.7 inches.
These numbers mean that your passengers will be able to stretch out inside the vehicle. No one will feel cramped or uncomfortable on a road trip or when riding in a packed vehicle.
Versatility and Seating Configurations
The 2024 GMC Terrain can seat up to five adults. It also has versatile seating options that give you plenty of options when it comes to passenger and cargo configurations. The rear seat folds partially or completely flat to accommodate varying amounts of people and cargo. You also have the option to add a fold-flat front passenger seat, which allows you to carry objects up to 8 feet long. You can adapt the interior space however you find most useful for your needs.
Interior Quality and Materials
Inside the 2024 GMC Terrain, you'll find comfortable cloth or leather seating, depending on the model. An aluminum interior trim gives the SUV's cabin a classy feel. Other comfort-enhancing amenities to enhance your drives around Selma, California, include:
- Power-adjustable heated front seats on the SLT trim and higher.
- A heated steering wheel on the SLT trim and higher.
- An available sunroof.
- Available ambient interior lighting.
- Dual-zone automatic climate control on the SLT trim and higher.
On the SLE trim, you can add a Driver Convenience Package that further improves your driving experience with an eight-way power-adjustable driver's seat, dual-zone automatic climate control, remote start, and heated front seats. The Denali offers the most comfort and convenience options. If you opt for the Denali Premium package, you'll also get heated rear outboard seats and ventilated front seats, while the Black Diamond Edition package adds a sunroof, heated rear outboard seats, and ventilated front seats.
Technology and Infotainment
The 2024 GMC Terrain's cabin is loaded with standard and available technology and infotainment features that contribute to passenger comfort and convenience. These include:
- Available Alexa Built-in.
- An available head-up display.
- Wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
- An auto-dimming rearview mirror.
- A 4.2-inch or 8-inch driver information screen.
- A 7-inch or 8-inch infotainment system.
- An available navigation system.
- A Wi-Fi hotspot.
- USB ports.
- An SD card reader.
- Wireless charging.
- An available seven-speaker Bose stereo.
The infotainment system has crisp graphics, quick response times, and intuitive menus, making it easy to use. You can also have peace of mind knowing your SUV is equipped with GMC's Pro Safety or Pro Safety Plus system, which includes driver-assistance features such as automatic emergency braking, front pedestrian braking, forward collision alerts, following distance indicators, and lane-keep assist with lane departure warning.
How the 2024 GMC Terrain Compares to Its Competitors
The 2024 GMC Terrain's cargo and passenger space dimensions exceed many of its competitors in the compact SUV class. For example, the Terrain's cabin is more spacious and comfortable than that of the 2024 Chevrolet Equinox, Mazda CX-5, and 2024 Mazda CX-50. The Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V only have a few more inches of cargo room, at 37.6/69.8 cubic feet seats up/down and 39.3/76.5 cubic feet seats up/down, respectively.
Get Behind the Wheel of a Spacious 2024 GMC Terrain
It's easy to get excited about the 2024 GMC Terrain and its inviting and versatile cabin. If you're looking for a capable family hauler or a road-trip-worthy ride, stop by our dealership today. Our team at Fahrney Buick GMC can help you find the perfect 2024 Terrain model for your needs.