In the event you’re opting for the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip right to the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd presents ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes commonplace, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you need it most.
The 2020 Gmc 3500Hd, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this type 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 also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in line with more fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend checking out the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at further cost. Elective 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 Gmc 3500Hd are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2020 Gmc 3500Hd additionally presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd contemporary by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Gmc 3500Hd, which pushes the 2020 Gmc 3500Hd 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 type as effectively, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.