In case you’re opting for the Volkswagen Gol 2020 over the nearly similar Chevy Tahoe, you might as nicely skip right to the Volkswagen Gol 2020. You get a much better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It is also solely a tiny price bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Edition bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the Volkswagen Gol 2020 happens to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Volkswagen Gol 2020 offers ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this sort of vehicle can ship. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you want it most.
The Volkswagen Gol 2020, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this type of car. Cargo house isn’t 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, although, and the Volkswagen Gol 2020’s experience and driving expertise start to fall according to more trendy vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate checking out the Volkswagen Gol 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has a higher most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a more refined and upscale car.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed models can be found on supporting fashions at extra value. Optional 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 Volkswagen Gol 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Volkswagen Gol 2020 additionally gives power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Volkswagen Gol 2020 contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Standard Version Value Package as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Efficiency Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the base SLE and the near-luxury Volkswagen Gol 2020, which pushes the Volkswagen Gol 2020 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 type as nicely, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colors out there for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.