In case you’re choosing the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip proper to the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup occurs to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Chevrolet Lineup, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this sort of car. Cargo area isn’t 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 Chevrolet Lineup’s experience and driving experience start to fall in line with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at extra price. Optionally available 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 Chevrolet Lineup are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Chevrolet Lineup also affords power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevrolet Lineup, which pushes the 2019 Chevrolet Lineup 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, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.