If you happen to’re opting for the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this kind of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction whenever you want it most.
The 2019 Chevy 2500Hd, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of automobile. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd’s trip and driving experience start to fall consistent with extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest trying out the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better most towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional price. Optional 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 Chevy 2500Hd are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Chevy 2500Hd additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd recent by adding a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevy 2500Hd, which pushes the 2019 Chevy 2500Hd 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.