If you happen to’re choosing the Acura Sedan 2020 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the Acura Sedan 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the Acura Sedan 2020 happens to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Acura Sedan 2020 offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction whenever you want it most.
The Acura Sedan 2020, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of car. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Acura Sedan 2020’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with extra trendy autos. 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’d recommend testing the Acura Sedan 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further price. Non-obligatory 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 Acura Sedan 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Acura Sedan 2020 additionally presents power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Acura Sedan 2020 recent by adding a budget-conscious Customary Edition Value Bundle in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Acura Sedan 2020, which pushes the Acura Sedan 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.