Should you’re opting for the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm over the practically an identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip proper to the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price 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 these days, however the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm provides ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction if you want it most.
The 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this type of automobile. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm’s journey and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might advocate trying out the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic high 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 features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at additional cost. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm also affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm, which pushes the 2019 Suzuki Drz400Sm into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.