For those who’re opting for the 2019 Toyota Verso over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip proper to the 2019 Toyota Verso. You get a much better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the 2019 Toyota Verso happens to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Toyota Verso affords ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you need it most.
The 2019 Toyota Verso, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo area is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Toyota Verso’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with more trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate checking out the 2019 Toyota Verso’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at further value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Toyota Verso are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Toyota Verso also provides power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2019 Toyota Verso recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Toyota Verso, which pushes the 2019 Toyota Verso 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 form as well, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.