For those who’re opting for the Gmc Granite 2020 over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the Gmc Granite 2020. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle 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 improve from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the Gmc Granite 2020 occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Gmc Granite 2020 affords ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction while you need it most.
The Gmc Granite 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of automobile. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also 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 Gmc Granite 2020’s journey and driving expertise start to fall according to extra fashionable autos. 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 suggest trying out the Gmc Granite 2020’s closest competitor, the not too long ago 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 throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle adds 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 extra price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Gmc Granite 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Gmc Granite 2020 additionally affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Gmc Granite 2020 recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Gmc Granite 2020, which pushes the Gmc Granite 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 type as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.