Should you’re opting for the 2019 Camaro Ss over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Camaro Ss. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2019 Camaro Ss happens to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Camaro Ss affords ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you need it most.
The 2019 Camaro Ss, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally 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 Camaro Ss’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate trying out the 2019 Camaro Ss’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at further value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Camaro Ss are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Camaro Ss also offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Camaro Ss contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Camaro Ss, which pushes the 2019 Camaro Ss into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as effectively, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.