If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny worth 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 Land Cruiser 300 occurs to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 presents ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you need it most.
The 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws generally related to this type of automobile. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300’s ride and driving experience begin to fall consistent with more modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend trying out the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at further cost. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 also offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Value Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300, which pushes the 2019 Toyota Land Cruiser 300 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.