If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip right to the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept occurs to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you want it most.
The 2019 Mitsubishi Concept, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo house isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend checking out the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a higher most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at further value. Elective 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 Mitsubishi Concept are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Mitsubishi Concept additionally offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Mitsubishi Concept, which pushes the 2019 Mitsubishi Concept into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as properly, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.