When you’re opting for the 2019 Honda Accord Sport over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the 2019 Honda Accord Sport. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Honda Accord Sport occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Honda Accord Sport provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Honda Accord Sport, however, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this sort of car. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on 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 Accord Sport’s trip and driving experience start to fall in line with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate checking out the 2019 Honda Accord Sport’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a higher maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at additional price. Optional 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 Honda Accord Sport are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Honda Accord Sport additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Honda Accord Sport recent by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Honda Accord Sport, which pushes the 2019 Honda Accord Sport into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.