Should you’re opting for the Jeep Unlimited 2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as nicely skip proper to the Jeep Unlimited 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of 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 these days, however the Jeep Unlimited 2020 occurs to be one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Jeep Unlimited 2020 offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this type of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction when you need it most.
The Jeep Unlimited 2020, however, additionally has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo space is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Jeep Unlimited 2020’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall consistent with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest testing the Jeep Unlimited 2020’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized excessive 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 common garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at further value. Optional 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 Jeep Unlimited 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Jeep Unlimited 2020 also offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Jeep Unlimited 2020 fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Jeep Unlimited 2020, which pushes the Jeep Unlimited 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and can be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as nicely, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.