In case you’re opting for the Audi Truck 2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the Audi Truck 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra 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 upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the Audi Truck 2020 occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Audi Truck 2020 provides ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you need it most.
The Audi Truck 2020, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of automobile. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Audi Truck 2020’s journey and driving experience begin to fall in line with more fashionable autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend trying out the Audi Truck 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capacity and superior cargo space and it is all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at further cost. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Audi Truck 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Audi Truck 2020 additionally gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Audi Truck 2020 contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Audi Truck 2020, which pushes the Audi Truck 2020 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 long wheelbase Suburban form as nicely, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.