If you’re choosing the 2019 Fiat 124 over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip right to the 2019 Fiat 124. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2019 Fiat 124 happens to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Fiat 124 affords ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you need it most.
The 2019 Fiat 124, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this kind of car. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Fiat 124’s trip and driving experience begin to fall according to extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend trying out the 2019 Fiat 124’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Fiat 124 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Fiat 124 also gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Fiat 124 fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Fiat 124, which pushes the 2019 Fiat 124 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 long wheelbase Suburban form as effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.