In the event you’re choosing the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip right to the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 occurs to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 gives ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this sort of automobile can deliver. A V8 engine comes normal, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction when you want it most.
The Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this type of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019’s ride and driving expertise start to fall in line with more modern autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate testing the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo area and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal provides a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models are available on supporting models at extra value. Non-compulsory 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 Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 additionally presents power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019, which pushes the Mercedes Benz Eqc 2019 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 form as properly, often at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.