For those who’re opting for the 2019 Suzuki Rmz over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip proper to the 2019 Suzuki Rmz. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2019 Suzuki Rmz happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Suzuki Rmz offers ruggedness and high towing capability that only this kind of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction whenever you want it most.
The 2019 Suzuki Rmz, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this type of vehicle. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Suzuki Rmz’s ride and driving experience begin to fall in keeping with more modern autos. 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 might suggest testing the 2019 Suzuki Rmz’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better most towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal 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 models at additional value. Optionally available 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 Suzuki Rmz are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Suzuki Rmz additionally gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Suzuki Rmz fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Suzuki Rmz, which pushes the 2019 Suzuki Rmz 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.