When you’re choosing the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip right to the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only 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 these days, however the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 happens to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 provides ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction if you need it most.
The 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71, however, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of car. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in line with extra fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend checking out the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional value. Non-obligatory 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 Chevy Suburban Z71 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 also presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71, which pushes the 2019 Chevy Suburban Z71 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.