If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient 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 Chevrolet Tahoe’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in step with extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend trying out the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds 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 fashions at additional cost. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe also affords power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe, which pushes the 2019 Chevrolet Tahoe 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.