For those who’re choosing the New GMC 2020 over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip proper to the New GMC 2020. You get a significantly better powertrain and more sophisticated 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 today, however the New GMC 2020 occurs to be one among them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the New GMC 2020 offers ruggedness and excessive towing capability that solely this kind of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and out there four-wheel drive with low-range gearing gives traction when you need it most.
The New GMC 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of vehicle. Cargo house isn’t as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of gasoline. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the New GMC 2020’s trip and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more trendy automobiles. 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 might advocate checking out the New GMC 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, but it has a higher maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package deal adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated 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 storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the New GMC 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The New GMC 2020 also affords power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the New GMC 2020 recent by adding a budget-conscious Customary Version Worth Bundle as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury New GMC 2020, which pushes the New GMC 2020 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as effectively, often at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.