In the event you’re choosing the 2019 Dodge 4X4 over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip proper to the 2019 Dodge 4X4. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2019 Dodge 4X4 happens to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Dodge 4X4 affords ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Dodge 4X4, however, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this sort of car. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Dodge 4X4’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more trendy autos. 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 would suggest testing the 2019 Dodge 4X4’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo space and it is throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic 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 universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at further price. Optional 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 Dodge 4X4 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Dodge 4X4 also offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Dodge 4X4 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Dodge 4X4, which pushes the 2019 Dodge 4X4 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 long wheelbase Suburban form as well, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.