In case you’re choosing the 2019 Audi Canada over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip right to the 2019 Audi Canada. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Audi Canada happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Audi Canada affords ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this type of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you need it most.
The 2019 Audi Canada, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Audi Canada’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in step with more fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend checking out the 2019 Audi Canada’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further value. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Audi Canada are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Audi Canada additionally presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Audi Canada fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Audi Canada, which pushes the 2019 Audi Canada into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.