If you’re opting for the Audio Technica At2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip right to the Audio Technica At2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra sophisticated suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the Audio Technica At2020 occurs to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Audio Technica At2020 provides ruggedness and high towing capability that only this sort of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction while you need it most.
The Audio Technica At2020, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this kind of car. Cargo house 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 bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Audio Technica At2020’s trip and driving expertise start to fall in step with more fashionable 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 testing the Audio Technica At2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic high 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 common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further price. Optional 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 Audio Technica At2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Audio Technica At2020 additionally gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Audio Technica At2020 recent by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Value Package deal in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Audio Technica At2020, which pushes the Audio Technica At2020 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 form as properly, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.