If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in line with extra modern automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest trying out the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized 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 common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further value. 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 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo also presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo contemporary by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo, which pushes the 2019 Lexus Gs Twin Turbo 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 type as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.