When you’re opting for the 2020 Toyota Van over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as properly skip right to the 2020 Toyota Van. You get a a lot better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the 2020 Toyota Van occurs to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2020 Toyota Van gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this type of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you want it most.
The 2020 Toyota Van, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo area is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 2020 Toyota Van’s journey and driving expertise start to fall in line with extra modern automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would advocate checking out the 2020 Toyota Van’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it is throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2020 Toyota Van are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The 2020 Toyota Van additionally offers power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2020 Toyota Van fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Value Bundle as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2020 Toyota Van, which pushes the 2020 Toyota Van 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 long wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.