For those who’re opting for the Volvo Xc60 2020 over the nearly an identical Chevy Tahoe, you might as effectively skip proper to the Volvo Xc60 2020. You get a much better powertrain and more refined suspension, nicer interior materials, and all the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny value bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Efficiency Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made nowadays, but the Volvo Xc60 2020 happens to be considered one of them. Like its company sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Volvo Xc60 2020 presents ruggedness and high towing capacity that solely this type of car can ship. A V8 engine comes standard, and accessible four-wheel drive with low-range gearing offers traction when you need it most.
The Volvo Xc60 2020, however, also has some flaws commonly related to this sort of automobile. Cargo area 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 larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Volvo Xc60 2020’s journey and driving experience begin to fall in line with extra fashionable automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed automated transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d advocate checking out the Volvo Xc60 2020’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a traditional body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it’s throughout a extra refined and upscale vehicle.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert bundle provides forward collision warning with low-speed automatic braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience bundle 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 fashions at extra value. Elective for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package deal with a novel axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the Volvo Xc60 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise control with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The Volvo Xc60 2020 also offers power-retractable side steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Volvo Xc60 2020 fresh by adding a budget-conscious Commonplace Edition Value Package deal in addition to a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the base SLE and the near-luxury Volvo Xc60 2020, which pushes the Volvo Xc60 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 kind as nicely, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colours available for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.