In the event you’re opting for the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350. You get a much better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 happens to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 offers ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you need it most.
The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350’s experience and driving experience start to fall in line with extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at extra value. Non-compulsory 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 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 also gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 fresh by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350, which pushes the 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby Gt 350 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 effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.