If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Buick Verano over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 2019 Buick Verano. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, but the 2019 Buick Verano occurs to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Buick Verano provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Buick Verano, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Buick Verano’s journey and driving experience begin to fall consistent with extra fashionable vehicles. 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 might suggest checking out the 2019 Buick Verano’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it is throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at extra price. Non-obligatory 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 Buick Verano are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Buick Verano additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Buick Verano fresh by adding a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Buick Verano, which pushes the 2019 Buick Verano into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.