Should you’re choosing the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux. You get a much better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all 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 deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction when you need it most.
The 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this type of automobile. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. 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 Toyota Diesel Hilux’s journey and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with extra fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest testing the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further cost. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux also provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux fresh by adding a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package deal in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux, which pushes the 2019 Toyota Diesel Hilux 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 kind as well, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.