If you’re choosing the K900 Kia 2019 over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as properly skip right to the K900 Kia 2019. You get a significantly better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer interior materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, however the K900 Kia 2019 occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the K900 Kia 2019 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you want it most.
The K900 Kia 2019, nonetheless, also has some flaws commonly associated with this kind of vehicle. Cargo house is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the K900 Kia 2019’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall according to more trendy automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might suggest trying out the K900 Kia 2019’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a higher most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale car.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated 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 garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at extra cost. Non-compulsory 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 K900 Kia 2019 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The K900 Kia 2019 also affords power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the K900 Kia 2019 recent by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Version Value Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury K900 Kia 2019, which pushes the K900 Kia 2019 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban kind as effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.