If you’re opting for the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip proper to the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty. You get a a lot better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction if you want it most.
The 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this type of car. Cargo space is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty’s journey and driving expertise start to fall in step with extra fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend trying out the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo space and it is throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized 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 common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at further price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty additionally offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty, which pushes the 2019 Ford F350 Super Duty 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.