If you happen to’re choosing the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt over the almost identical Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt occurs to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt affords ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you want it most.
The 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this sort of car. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. 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 Dodge Avenger Srt’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with extra fashionable vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest trying out the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence 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 models at additional price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt, which pushes the 2020 Dodge Avenger Srt into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.