If you’re choosing the Citroen Berlingo 2020 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as effectively skip proper to the Citroen Berlingo 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the Citroen Berlingo 2020 happens to be one in every of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Citroen Berlingo 2020 offers ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this sort of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction while you want it most.
The Citroen Berlingo 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this type of vehicle. Cargo area is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Citroen Berlingo 2020’s journey and driving experience start to fall according to more trendy 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’d recommend testing the Citroen Berlingo 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-compulsory Enhanced Driver Alert package adds ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package deal provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at further value. Optional for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Citroen Berlingo 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Citroen Berlingo 2020 additionally provides power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Citroen Berlingo 2020 contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Normal Version Value Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury Citroen Berlingo 2020, which pushes the Citroen Berlingo 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 long wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.