In the event you’re opting for the Volkswagen V2X 2019 over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you may as effectively skip proper to the Volkswagen V2X 2019. You get a much better powertrain and extra refined suspension, nicer inside supplies, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Efficiency Edition package deal.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made as of late, but the Volkswagen V2X 2019 happens to be certainly one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Volkswagen V2X 2019 gives ruggedness and high towing capacity that only this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing provides traction if you need it most.
The Volkswagen V2X 2019, nevertheless, also has some flaws generally related to this kind of vehicle. Cargo house isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of fuel. We’re additionally not keen on the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Volkswagen V2X 2019’s trip and driving experience begin to fall in keeping with extra trendy autos. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the freeway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we would suggest trying out the Volkswagen V2X 2019’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, but it has the next maximum towing capability and superior cargo area and it is throughout a extra refined and upscale automobile.
The optional Enhanced Driver Alert bundle adds forward collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized 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 garage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at further price. Optionally available 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 V2X 2019 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Volkswagen V2X 2019 additionally offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC keeps the Volkswagen V2X 2019 recent by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Bundle as well as a Graphite Edition and Graphite Efficiency Edition packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embrace the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Volkswagen V2X 2019, which pushes the Volkswagen V2X 2019 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 form as effectively, normally at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.