In case you’re choosing the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon happens to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon provides ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Honda Accord Wagon, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon’s experience and driving experience start to fall in step with extra modern 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’d recommend trying out the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory 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 bundle provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at additional price. Elective 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 Accord Wagon are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Honda Accord Wagon also provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Honda Accord Wagon, which pushes the 2019 Honda Accord Wagon 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 long wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.