If you’re choosing the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso happens to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso gives ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction when you need it most.
The 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso’s ride and driving experience begin to fall in step with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest testing the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive 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 options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at additional value. Non-obligatory 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 Citroen C4 Picasso are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso additionally offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Customary Edition Value Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso, which pushes the 2019 Citroen C4 Picasso 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 kind as properly, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.