In the event you’re opting for the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip right to the Mitsubishi Truck 2020. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 happens to be one in every of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 affords ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this sort of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction once you need it most.
The Mitsubishi Truck 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly related to this sort of automobile. Cargo area isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. 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 Mitsubishi Truck 2020’s journey and driving expertise begin to fall in line with extra fashionable autos. 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 would advocate checking out the Mitsubishi Truck 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it surely has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automatic excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting models at further price. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Mitsubishi Truck 2020 also provides power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 recent by adding a budget-conscious Normal Version Value Package as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Mitsubishi Truck 2020, which pushes the Mitsubishi Truck 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and might be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban type as effectively, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors available for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.