In case you’re opting for the 2019 Chrysler Town over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip right to the 2019 Chrysler Town. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated 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 Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Chrysler Town occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chrysler Town presents ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction when you need it most.
The 2019 Chrysler Town, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Chrysler Town’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall according to more modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend checking out the 2019 Chrysler Town’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized 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 storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at additional value. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Chrysler Town are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Chrysler Town also gives power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Chrysler Town fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chrysler Town, which pushes the 2019 Chrysler Town into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.