Should you’re opting for the 2019 Jeep Srt8 over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip proper to the 2019 Jeep Srt8. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny value 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 nowadays, however the 2019 Jeep Srt8 happens to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Jeep Srt8 offers ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Jeep Srt8, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of vehicle. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally 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 Jeep Srt8’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend testing the 2019 Jeep Srt8’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized 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 garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at further cost. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Jeep Srt8 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Jeep Srt8 also provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Jeep Srt8 recent by including a budget-conscious Normal Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Jeep Srt8, which pushes the 2019 Jeep Srt8 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in long wheelbase Suburban type as effectively, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.