2023 Ford Explorer vs. 2023 GMC Acadia

2023 Ford Explorer vs. 2023 GMC Acadia

Are you in the market for a reliable and versatile SUV? Look no further than the 2023 Ford Explorer and the 2023 GMC Acadia. With excellent towing and off-road capability, the 2023 Explorer is built using high-quality materials and has an incredible warranty. While with the Acadia, you can experience a user-friendly touchscreen interface. At Kimber Creek Ford, we understand that choosing the right vehicle can be challenging. That's why we're here to help you make an informed choice. Let's compare these two exceptional SUVs and discover why the 2023 Ford Explorer should be your ultimate choice.

2023 Ford Explorer


2023 GMC Acadia

2.3L 4-cylinder EcoBoost® Engine 2L 4-cylinder
300 hp & 310 lb.-ft Horsepower & Torque 228 hp & 258 lb.-ft
10-speed automatic Transmission 9-speed automatic
5,300 lbs Towing Capacity 4,000 lbs

P2023 Ford Explorer vs. 2023 GMC Acadia: Which Reigns Supreme?

Performance: As promised, the 2023 Ford Explorer, with its impressive base engine, boasts more robust engine options than the 2023 Acadia – it includes a 2.3-liter EcoBoost I-4 (300 horsepower), a 3.3-liter V-6 hybrid (318 horsepower), and a 3.0-liter EcoBoost V-6 (400 horsepower). Meanwhile, the 2023 GMC Acadia offers two capable engines: a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder (228 horsepower) and a 3.6-liter V-6 (310 horsepower), ensuring a spirited ride that won't disappoint.

Space & Dimensions: The seven-seater Explorer surpasses the Acadia in cargo space with a total passenger volume of 152.7 cu-ft and a maximum cargo capacity of 87.8 cu-ft. In contrast, the Acadia has a total passenger volume of 143.8 cu-ft and a maximum cargo capacity of 79.0 cu-ft, making it slightly more limited in terms of space.


The Explorer SUV will exceed your expectations with its superior performance, spacious interior, advanced technology, and striking design. Its advantages include performance, an efficient hybrid model, towing, off-road capabilities, safety, and roomy design. On the other hand, the 2023 Acadia has a slight advantage in reliability.

Schedule a Test Drive in Pine River, Minnesota

If you are interested in the 2023 Ford Explorer, visit the Kimber Creek Ford dealership in Pine River, Minnesota, or contact us at 218-818-4419 to reserve the model. Schedule a test drive today and experience the Ford difference.