For those who’re opting for the 2019 Dodge Bronco over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip proper to the 2019 Dodge Bronco. You get a a lot better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2019 Dodge Bronco occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Dodge Bronco affords ruggedness and high towing capability that only this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Dodge Bronco, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo house 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 bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Dodge Bronco’s trip and driving expertise start to fall according to more fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate trying out the 2019 Dodge Bronco’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal 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 models at extra price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Dodge Bronco are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Dodge Bronco additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Dodge Bronco fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Dodge Bronco, which pushes the 2019 Dodge Bronco 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 effectively, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.