If you happen to’re choosing the Next Generation Vw Cc over the nearly equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as properly skip proper to the Next Generation Vw Cc. You get a significantly better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made these days, however the Next Generation Vw Cc occurs to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Next Generation Vw Cc offers ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this kind of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you want it most.
The Next Generation Vw Cc, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally related to this sort of vehicle. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the Next Generation Vw Cc’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall in keeping with more modern automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d suggest testing the Next Generation Vw Cc’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has a better maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is throughout a more refined and upscale automobile.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated high 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 fashions at extra price. Optionally available for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Next Generation Vw Cc are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Next Generation Vw Cc also offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Next Generation Vw Cc fresh by including a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury Next Generation Vw Cc, which pushes the Next Generation Vw Cc 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 lengthy wheelbase Suburban form as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.