When you’re choosing the 2019 Bentley Truck over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip proper to the 2019 Bentley Truck. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2019 Bentley Truck happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Bentley Truck presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you need it most.
The 2019 Bentley Truck, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. 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, though, and the 2019 Bentley Truck’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall in line with more fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest checking out the 2019 Bentley Truck’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal provides an influence 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 models at extra value. 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 Bentley Truck are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Bentley Truck additionally presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Bentley Truck fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Bentley Truck, which pushes the 2019 Bentley Truck 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 kind as effectively, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.