For those who’re choosing the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip right to the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, however the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 happens to be one among them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 presents ruggedness and high towing capability that only this type of car can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction whenever you need it most.
The Volkswagen Golf 8 2020, nonetheless, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of automobile. Cargo space is not as efficient as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020’s trip and driving experience begin to fall according to extra trendy automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automatic transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest trying out the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020’s closest competitor, the lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has the next maximum towing capability and superior cargo house and it is all around a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The optionally available Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides ahead collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, automated excessive beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Comfort package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra price. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering bundle with a unique axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with computerized braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 additionally offers power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Customary Edition Worth Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Volkswagen Golf 8 2020, which pushes the Volkswagen Golf 8 2020 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 type as effectively, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Darkish Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.