In case you’re opting for the 2020 Buick Crossover over the almost identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the 2020 Buick Crossover. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside 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 Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 2020 Buick Crossover occurs to be one in every of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Buick Crossover gives ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you want it most.
The 2020 Buick Crossover, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this sort of automobile. 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. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Buick Crossover’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall in line with extra fashionable 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 might advocate testing the 2020 Buick Crossover’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at additional cost. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Buick Crossover are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Buick Crossover also gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Buick Crossover recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Buick Crossover, which pushes the 2020 Buick Crossover 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 effectively, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.