Should you’re opting for the 2019 Gmc Features over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Gmc Features. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Gmc Features happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Gmc Features gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Gmc Features, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally 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 Gmc Features’s experience and driving expertise start to fall in step with extra fashionable automobiles. 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 would suggest trying out the 2019 Gmc Features’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high 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 models are available on supporting models at additional cost. Optionally available 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 Gmc Features are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Gmc Features additionally affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Gmc Features contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Gmc Features, which pushes the 2019 Gmc Features into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.