When you’re opting for the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio over the almost equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio occurs to be considered one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio presents ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you want it most.
The 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio, nonetheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. 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 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio’s journey and driving experience start to fall in keeping with more 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 checking out the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is all around a more refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides 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 additional price. Optional 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 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio also affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio, which pushes the 2020 Alfa Romeo Stelvio into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as properly, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.