In the event you’re choosing the 404 Peugeot 2020 over the practically identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 404 Peugeot 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the 404 Peugeot 2020 occurs to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 404 Peugeot 2020 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that only this sort of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you want it most.
The 404 Peugeot 2020, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the 404 Peugeot 2020’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with extra trendy vehicles. 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 would advocate trying out the 404 Peugeot 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting fashions at further value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 404 Peugeot 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 404 Peugeot 2020 additionally affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 404 Peugeot 2020 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Normal Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury 404 Peugeot 2020, which pushes the 404 Peugeot 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.