When you’re opting for the Volvo Strategy 2020 over the practically similar Chevy Tahoe, you would possibly as well skip proper to the Volvo Strategy 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more subtle suspension, nicer inside materials, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also only a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain improve from the Graphite Performance Version package.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, however the Volvo Strategy 2020 happens to be one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Volvo Strategy 2020 affords ruggedness and high towing capability that solely this kind of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes customary, and obtainable four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction if you need it most.
The Volvo Strategy 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws generally associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo house is not as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, neither is its use of fuel. We’re also not fond of the bottom V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Opt for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Volvo Strategy 2020’s experience and driving expertise begin to fall in step with more modern 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 might recommend trying out the Volvo Strategy 2020’s closest competitor, the recently redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a standard body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next most towing capability and superior cargo house and it’s all around a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package provides an influence liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting models at extra value. 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 Volvo Strategy 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Volvo Strategy 2020 also affords power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Volvo Strategy 2020 fresh by including a budget-conscious Standard Edition Value Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Version packages to the SLT trim. Other trims embody the bottom SLE and the near-luxury Volvo Strategy 2020, which pushes the Volvo Strategy 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and will be had in lengthy wheelbase Suburban kind as well, normally at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.