If you’re opting for the 2019 Toyota Supra over the almost an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip right to the 2019 Toyota Supra. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2019 Toyota Supra happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Toyota Supra presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you want it most.
The 2019 Toyota Supra, however, also has some flaws commonly related to this type of car. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Toyota Supra’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest checking out the 2019 Toyota Supra’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized 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 universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at extra price. Non-obligatory 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 Toyota Supra are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Toyota Supra additionally offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Toyota Supra recent by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Toyota Supra, which pushes the 2019 Toyota Supra 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 type as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.