For those who’re opting for the 2019 Toyota Camry over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Toyota Camry. You get a a lot better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Toyota Camry occurs to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Toyota Camry presents ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this sort of car can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you need it most.
The 2019 Toyota Camry, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this sort of car. 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 additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Toyota Camry’s trip and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with more fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated 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 Toyota Camry’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better most towing capability and superior cargo space and it is throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at additional value. Non-obligatory 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 Toyota Camry are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Toyota Camry additionally offers power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Toyota Camry recent by adding a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Toyota Camry, which pushes the 2019 Toyota Camry into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as well, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.