When Chevrolet releases its new Tahoe LT early in 2019, buyers will be pleasantly surprised. The redesigned full-sized SUV has tons of new technology that makes it safer, more robust and a lot more fun to drive. This vehicle has everything it takes to dominate its category while looking sleeker, more stylish and more aggressive. Based on the wildly successful GMT K2 platform, the 2019 Tahoe LT will have several new exterior colors, chrome plating in the front and rear, a more muscular body, wheels as large as 22 inches in size and a more comfortable, technologically advanced interior.
Attention-Grabbing Sculpted Exterior
Redesigned for 2019, the Tahoe LT has a robust looking sculpted exterior, an athletic stance that exudes confidence and a GMT K2 platform providing a solid foundation. It has a wide grille that blends into its LED headlights featuring daytime running lights, low front spoiler, sculpted flanks, running boards, roof rails and 18-inch wheels. It has a tough, truck-based body-on-frame construction, sharp-edged styling and aggressive aesthetics that make it look wider and better than previous models. This new Chevy Tahoe LT is exactly want people envision a big, bold SUV should look like.
Comfortable, Well-Designed Technology-Rich Interior
Spacious and versatile, the interior of the 2019 Tahoe LT has remote starting, keyless entry, an 8-inch diagonal touch-screen display, optional customizable Driver Information Center, heads-up display, Chevrolet Infotainment System with Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, phone integration, auto-dimming rearview mirror, several USB ports, 110 volt power adaptor and available 4G LTE Wi-Fi, myChevrolet Mobile app and Rear-Seat Entertainment System featuring Blu-ray playback to keep the driver and passengers aware, engaged and entertained on short trips and long rides while surrounded by premium amenities and available soft-touch materials.
Up front there’s a leather-wrapped, tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, power-adjustable driver’s seat or optional 12-way leather-covered power-adjustable front bucket seats that are heated and ventilated and premium stitching and craftsmanship to add style and comfort. This full-size SUV can seat nine people comfortably and even offers heated bucket seats in the second row. There’s cargo space in excess of 94.5
cubic feet when you combine the optional power-release second-row seats with third-row power fold-flat seats. Inlaid, triple seal doors and an acoustic-laminated windshield keep the interior serenely quiet.
The new Chevy Tahoe LT has two powerful engines available. The base standard powertrain includes a powerhouse 5.3-liter 355 horsepower V8 engine that produces 383 pound-feet of torque and a smooth, seamless 6-speed automatic transmission. Plus, the engine comes with an Active Cylinder Management system that enhances fuel economy by shutting off 50% of its cylinders while cruising with either 2-wheel-drive or 4-wheel-drive models. The optional engine on the 2019 Tahoe LT is a 420 horsepower, 6.2-liter V8 engine that delivers 460 pound-feet of torque. It’s teamed with a 10-speed automatic transmission and available with either 2-wheel-drive or 4-wheel-drive. Plus, it has an 8,400 pound tow rating.
Superior Safety Features
Safety is very important to Chevrolet and the company has loaded the 2019 Tahoe LT with some of the best safety equipment. Standard safety features include a backup camera, blind spot warning and emergency braking. Its some of its advanced active safety features are adaptive cruise control, forward collision alert and rear cross traffic alert. These can help the vehicle avoid collisions. People that want to take additional precautions can add the available Enhanced Driver Alert package. This comes with power-adjustable pedals, forward collision warning, low-speed automatic braking, lane departure warning and automatic high beams.
Impressive Special Packages
Chevy’s 2019 Tahoe LT offers buyers a wide range of available optional extras to make the vehicle even better. They include the Sun, Entertainment and Destinations package. The Luxury package with keyless entry, push-button starting, heated steering wheel with power tilt and telescoping, ventilated front seats, auto-dimming driver-side mirror, power-folding mirrors, hands-free tailgate opener, blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, wireless charging pad, heated bucket second-row seats, second and third-row seat with power folding, front parking sensors and foglights. It also adds a navigation system, Bose 10-speaker premium surround-sound system, adaptive suspension dampers, 20-inch wheels and xenon headlights.
While the Max Trailering Package, Tahoe increases maximum towing capacity to 8,600 pounds, other available features include a hidden storage compartment that’s lockable and has a USB port, power running boards and a programmable hand-free power liftgate.
The responsive performance of the 2019 Chevy Tahoe LT is impressive. Its light steering provides seamless piloting. It delivers great acceleration and it’s powerful enough to tow anything over hill and dale. Its bold styling, unlimited capability and totally connected, comfortable, upscale cabin, excellent safety features, surprising fuel economy and innovative specialty packages should help to make this Chevy Tahoe continue to be among the best-selling full-size SUVs in America. If you want power, quality and comfort choose the new Tahoe.