In case you’re choosing the 2020 Gmc Yukon over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the 2020 Gmc Yukon. You get a a lot better powertrain and more sophisticated suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price 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 lately, however the 2020 Gmc Yukon occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Gmc Yukon affords ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this type of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you need it most.
The 2020 Gmc Yukon, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2020 Gmc Yukon’s experience and driving experience begin to fall in step with more modern vehicles. 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 would recommend checking out the 2020 Gmc Yukon’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting models at extra value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Gmc Yukon are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Gmc Yukon additionally affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Gmc Yukon recent by adding a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Gmc Yukon, which pushes the 2020 Gmc Yukon into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.