If you’re opting for the 2020 Dodge Barracuda over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip proper to the 2020 Dodge Barracuda. 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 upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2020 Dodge Barracuda occurs to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Dodge Barracuda affords ruggedness and high towing capability that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you want it most.
The 2020 Dodge Barracuda, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of car. Cargo house isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Dodge Barracuda’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would recommend trying out the 2020 Dodge Barracuda’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher most towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at extra cost. Optionally available 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 Dodge Barracuda are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2020 Dodge Barracuda also provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Dodge Barracuda fresh by adding a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Dodge Barracuda, which pushes the 2020 Dodge Barracuda into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.