GMC Acadia, Yukon make US News’ List of Most Reliable 3-Row SUVs

3-row SUVs | Stillwater, OK

If reliability is a top priority for your family’s next daily driver, consider the GMC Acadia and Yukon. These two models recently made U.S. New & World Report’s Most Reliable 3-Row SUVs in 2021 list.

The publication praised the 2021 Acadia for its Great predicted reliability rating, based on J.D. Power consumer data compiled for this model year. U.S. News judges commented on the model’s generous dimensions for front and second-row passengers. They also commended the Acadia’s reputation for safety and efficiency, two qualities that complement this SUV’s family-friendly nature.

The 2021 Yukon was another GMC that ranked highly on the U.S. News list. Similar to the smaller Acadia, this model achieved a Great predicted reliability rating, based on consumer data from J.D. Power. The eight-passenger Yukon has copious room for passengers and possessions. And the 2021 version boasts more third-row legroom and cargo space than the previous model year, to keep larger families even more comfortable on the road.

Besides the peace of mind that comes from these two model’s reliability ratings, the Acadia and Yukon also come with solid warranties as you and your family enjoy the early years of your new SUV. Both the 2021 Acadia and Yukon come with the brand’s five-year/60,000-mile warranty, as well as a three-year/36,000-mile warranty. Though, per U.S. News, the provisions for this second warranty differ a bit depending on which SUV you pick. 

Experience all that the 2021 Acadia and Yukon have to offer when you and your family test-drive these models here at Wilson Buick GMC in Stillwater, Oklahoma.

GMC Sierra 1500 Tops Pickup Category in 2021 AAA Car Guide

2020 GMC Sierra 1500 | Stillwater, OK

Thanks to a bevy of advanced driver-assist technologies and noteworthy features, the 2020 GMC Sierra 1500 SLT was named a 2021 AAA Car Guide winner. Specifically, it had a first-place finish in the pickup category.

3.0L Turbo-Diesel V6 Engine

The AAA judging panel reviewed a Sierra 1500 SLT model equipped with 2WD and a Crew Cab body configuration. It featured the new 3.0-liter turbo-diesel V6 engine paired to a 10-speed automatic transmission. 

Award-Winning Criteria

To narrow down the award winners, the AAA Car Guide authors relied on 13 criteria. These included its ride quality, braking response, acceleration, handling, ADAS safety tech, crashworthiness, ease of entry and exit, cargo space, interior measurements, EPA emission score, cabin soundproofing, visibility, and fuel economy.

Top Performance

In all categories, the 2020 GMC Sierra excelled. The AAA Car Guide authors praised the pickup for its spacious interior, long list of standard and available safety features, modern connectivity tech including Apple CarPlay® and Android Auto™, substantial power, responsive acceleration, large towing capacities, and its fuel-efficient performance.

“For this vehicle class, respectable fuel economy and handling aren’t usually expected, but that’s not true with this diesel-powered, full-size pickup,” said the AAA Car Guide.

If you’re interested in driving a new or used GMC Sierra 1500, be sure to check out the praise-worthy truck at Wilson Buick GMC in Stillwater, Oklahoma.