If you happen to’re opting for the 2019 Jeep Outlander over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as properly skip right to the 2019 Jeep Outlander. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2019 Jeep Outlander happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Jeep Outlander provides ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this type of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Jeep Outlander, however, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this type of automobile. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Jeep Outlander’s trip and driving experience start to fall in step with more fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate checking out the 2019 Jeep Outlander’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a higher maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds an influence 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 fashions at additional value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Jeep Outlander are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Jeep Outlander also offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Jeep Outlander recent by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Jeep Outlander, which pushes the 2019 Jeep Outlander 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 long wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.