In the event you’re opting for the Hyundai Palisade 2020 over the almost identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as properly skip proper to the Hyundai Palisade 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, but the Hyundai Palisade 2020 occurs to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Hyundai Palisade 2020 gives ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this kind of car can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction while you need it most.
The Hyundai Palisade 2020, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo area 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. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Hyundai Palisade 2020’s journey and driving experience begin to fall according to extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest testing the Hyundai Palisade 2020’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo space and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions can be found on supporting fashions at further price. Non-obligatory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Hyundai Palisade 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Hyundai Palisade 2020 additionally gives power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Hyundai Palisade 2020 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Standard Version Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Hyundai Palisade 2020, which pushes the Hyundai Palisade 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as nicely, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.