In the event you’re choosing the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny value 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 nowadays, but the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length affords ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you need it most.
The 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length, nonetheless, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of automobile. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length’s journey and driving experience begin to fall in line with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at extra value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length also presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length, which pushes the 2019 Volvo Xc40 Length 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 effectively, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.