When you’re opting for the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip proper to the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali happens to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali affords ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction while you want it most.
The 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of car. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali’s journey and driving experience begin to fall consistent with more trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest checking out the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at additional price. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali additionally affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Value Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali, which pushes the 2019 Gmc Acadia Denali 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 properly, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.