If you’re opting for the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip right to the 2019 All Volvo Xc70. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 happens to be one in every of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 gives ruggedness and high towing capability that only this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you need it most.
The 2019 All Volvo Xc70, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly related to this kind of car. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 All Volvo Xc70’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend checking out the 2019 All Volvo Xc70’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further price. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 All Volvo Xc70 also provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 All Volvo Xc70, which pushes the 2019 All Volvo Xc70 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.