Should you’re opting for the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip right to the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider happens to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider affords ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you need it most.
The 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider’s ride and driving experience begin to fall in step with extra modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest checking out the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo space and it is all around a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at further price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider also gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider, which pushes the 2019 Fiat Abarth 124 Spider into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in long wheelbase Suburban type 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.