In the event you’re choosing the 2020 Chevy Suburban over the almost similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the 2020 Chevy Suburban. You get a a lot better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It is also solely 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 these days, however the 2020 Chevy Suburban occurs to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Chevy Suburban provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you need it most.
The 2020 Chevy Suburban, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of car. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2020 Chevy Suburban’s trip and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with more trendy automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the 2020 Chevy Suburban’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated 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 models can be found on supporting fashions at additional value. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Chevy Suburban are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Chevy Suburban additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the 2020 Chevy Suburban contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Standard Version Value Package deal in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Chevy Suburban, which pushes the 2020 Chevy Suburban into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as well, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.