If you’re choosing the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel. You get a much better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, but the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel happens to be one in every of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel offers ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this type of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction whenever you need it most.
The 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of car. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel’s journey and driving experience begin to fall in keeping with more trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest trying out the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra cost. Elective 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 Chevy Colarado Diesel are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel also provides power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel, which pushes the 2019 Chevy Colarado Diesel into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as properly, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.