In case you’re opting for the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip right to the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value 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 lately, but the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter occurs to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction when you want it most.
The 2019 Honda 150 Scooter, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter’s experience and driving experience start to fall in line with extra trendy vehicles. 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 might advocate checking out the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at further cost. 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 Honda 150 Scooter are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Honda 150 Scooter additionally gives power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter recent by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Honda 150 Scooter, which pushes the 2019 Honda 150 Scooter 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 well, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.