For those who’re opting for the Audi Vision 2020 over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the Audi Vision 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of 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 these days, however the Audi Vision 2020 occurs to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Audi Vision 2020 offers ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction if you want it most.
The Audi Vision 2020, nevertheless, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of car. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Audi Vision 2020’s trip and driving experience start to fall in keeping with extra trendy vehicles. 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’d suggest checking out the Audi Vision 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better most towing capability and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides 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 extra 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 Vision 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Audi Vision 2020 additionally offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Audi Vision 2020 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Audi Vision 2020, which pushes the Audi Vision 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and could be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.