In the event you’re choosing the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado affords ruggedness and high towing capability that only this sort of car can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you want it most.
The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado, however, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also 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 Chevrolet Silverado’s experience and driving experience start to fall in step with more modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate trying out the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic 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 garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further cost. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Chevrolet Silverado additionally provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevrolet Silverado, which pushes the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.