In case you’re opting for the Chevrolet Duramax 2020 over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the Chevrolet Duramax 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, however the Chevrolet Duramax 2020 occurs to be one in all them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Chevrolet Duramax 2020 provides ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction whenever you need it most.
The Chevrolet Duramax 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this type of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Chevrolet Duramax 2020’s journey and driving expertise start to fall according to extra trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest trying out the Chevrolet Duramax 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal adds an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at further cost. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Chevrolet Duramax 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Chevrolet Duramax 2020 also presents power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Chevrolet Duramax 2020 contemporary by including a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Chevrolet Duramax 2020, which pushes the Chevrolet Duramax 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 long wheelbase Suburban type as properly, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.