Compare 2021 GMC Terrain vs. 2021 Buick Envision

2021 GMC Terrain
2021 Buick Envision

2021 GMC Terrain


2021 Buick Envision

1.5L 4cyl Turbo


2.0L 4cyl Turbo
170 HP


230 HP
26 city / 30 hwy*

Fuel Economy

24 city / 31 hwy*

Serving Pensacola, FL

The 2021 GMC Terrain is a versatile SUV that offers a comfortable ride, good looks, and a cabin that is filled with top-notch features. The Terrain, which is available for you to try out at Buick GMC Pensacola, is a top pick in its class for all the amenities that it provides. The GMC Terrain is available with many packages and add-on features in addition to the exceptional amenities that are standard on all trim levels. Another vehicle in the Terrain’s class that you might also be considering is the 2021 Buick Envision. However, the Buick doesn’t have the same level of power and driving excitement as the GMC Terrain. Additionally, the Buick has a smaller interior that can make outings with a larger group less enjoyable, especially if you are going on a longer drive or a road trip.


When it comes to style, the 2021 GMC Terrain is a car that will get you noticed. If you want a vehicle that stands out on the road, the Terrain is an optimal choice. From the signature C-shaped headlights to a generally sculpted and refined outer shell, there are many features small and large that make the Terrain an exceptionally attractive SUV. The GMC Terrain also adds other helpful elements as you move up in the trim line, including a sunroof and a hands-free liftgate. Many color options are also available for customizing your SUV’s appearance so that you can build your ideal car. The GMC Terrain has a more dimensional and overall intriguing appearance compared to the Buick Envision. The Terrain has a sportier appearance than the Buick and a more unique profile. It also has stronger headlights for safer driving.


Inside, the GMC Terrain has an impressive number of amenities from the base level to the top trim. The base trim, which is the SL, starts with a 7-inch touchscreen. Android Auto and Apple CarPlay with smartphone pairing are other standard items. Keyless ignition is standard, which is a rarity for the Terrain’s class. The GMC Terrain has two rows of seating with back seats that have a fold-flat design to maximize cargo space. Heated front seats and more USB ports are available for the Terrain with packages. You can also get a rearview camera with a clear HD screen. A heated steering wheel and larger 8-inch touchscreen comes with the higher-end trims. A Bose sound system and navigation are available. The Buick has a smaller cabin compared to the GMC, which leaves less space for people in the back row. It also has fewer standard amenities, particularly less USB ports.


For performance, the 2021 GMC Terrain is powered by a standard turbo engine that delivers 170 HP in power. However, you can also get a second and more powerful engine capable of up to 252 HP instead. An automatic transmission comes with both. The Terrain’s optional engine provides more power than the Buick’s standard engine with a total of just 230 HP.

Although you are surely eager to get behind the wheel of the GMC Terrain, you may find that you either don’t have time to visit the dealership for a traditional test drive or you would prefer to avoid the crowds and lines if you can. Fortunately, Step One Automotive Group has the optimal solution. For the first time, we bring the option of test driving a car right to you. Using a smartphone or computer, you can now schedule an online test drive 2021 GMC Terrain with the click of a button. All you have to do is select the trim level that you’d like to try from the available inventory on our website, and a helpful associate will join you to explain all the Terrain’s best features during your online test drive. We can also give you more information on financing your vehicle if you want to buy the car, and we will tell you about all the available options for customizing your ride.

To find out more about the Envision or schedule your online test drive of the 2021 GMC Terrain, don’t hesitate to contact Step One Automotive Group for all the details.

*All figures are EPA estimates. Actual mileage may vary.