Should you’re opting for the Audi A8 2020 over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip proper to the Audi A8 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all 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 as of late, however the Audi A8 2020 happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Audi A8 2020 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction if you want it most.
The Audi A8 2020, however, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo area isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Audi A8 2020’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall according to extra fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate checking out the Audi A8 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra 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 Audi A8 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Audi A8 2020 additionally affords power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Audi A8 2020 contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Value Bundle as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Audi A8 2020, which pushes the Audi A8 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 kind as effectively, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.