If you’re choosing the 2019 Hyundai Truck over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Hyundai Truck. You get a a lot better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the 2019 Hyundai Truck occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Hyundai Truck provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you want it most.
The 2019 Hyundai Truck, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Hyundai Truck’s journey and driving experience begin 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 freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend testing the 2019 Hyundai Truck’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at additional cost. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Hyundai Truck are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Hyundai Truck additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Hyundai Truck recent by adding a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Hyundai Truck, which pushes the 2019 Hyundai Truck 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 form as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.