If you happen to’re opting for the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip right to the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Fiat 124 Gt, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this type of vehicle. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall in step with extra fashionable vehicles. 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 might advocate testing the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better most towing capability and superior cargo house and it is all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power 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 additional price. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Fiat 124 Gt also provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Fiat 124 Gt, which pushes the 2019 Fiat 124 Gt into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as properly, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.