Should you’re choosing the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class happens to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo area is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. 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 Mercedes Benz E Class’s ride and driving experience begin to fall in step with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend checking out the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at extra cost. Non-compulsory 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 Mercedes Benz E Class are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class, which pushes the 2019 Mercedes Benz E Class 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 kind as well, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.