For those who’re choosing the 2019 Peugeot 2008 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip right to the 2019 Peugeot 2008. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Peugeot 2008 occurs to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Peugeot 2008 provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you need it most.
The 2019 Peugeot 2008, however, also has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Peugeot 2008’s trip and driving expertise start to fall according to extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest trying out the 2019 Peugeot 2008’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead 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 storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at extra price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Peugeot 2008 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Peugeot 2008 additionally offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Peugeot 2008 fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Worth Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Peugeot 2008, which pushes the 2019 Peugeot 2008 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 well, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.