In case you’re opting for the 2019 Bentley Muslane over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip right to the 2019 Bentley Muslane. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Bentley Muslane happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Bentley Muslane affords ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you want it most.
The 2019 Bentley Muslane, however, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo space is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Bentley Muslane’s ride and driving experience start to fall consistent with extra modern 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 might advocate testing the 2019 Bentley Muslane’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at additional cost. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Bentley Muslane are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Bentley Muslane additionally affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Bentley Muslane recent by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Bentley Muslane, which pushes the 2019 Bentley Muslane 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.