In the event you’re choosing the Chevrolet El Camino 2020 over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as properly skip right to the Chevrolet El Camino 2020. You get a significantly better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the Chevrolet El Camino 2020 happens to be one in all them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Chevrolet El Camino 2020 provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this kind of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you want it most.
The Chevrolet El Camino 2020, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Chevrolet El Camino 2020’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more modern vehicles. 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 might advocate testing the Chevrolet El Camino 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s all around a more refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further value. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Chevrolet El Camino 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Chevrolet El Camino 2020 additionally offers power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Chevrolet El Camino 2020 recent by including a budget-conscious Normal Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Chevrolet El Camino 2020, which pushes the Chevrolet El Camino 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as properly, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.