Originally Posted by farwest
The 2500 Suburbans are hard to find here but they do exist. My only concern is the reduced gas mileage vs our current 1500 Suburban, but there's a price to be paid for safety, tow capacity, and family-hauling capability. We have two kiddos now but want more, so I need to plan accordingly.
13.5mpg @ 65mph with no trailer. Mixed short trip/casual weekend driving yields 12mpg. Holds 38 gallons!
I get around 9.5mpg hauling the TT.
I paid $4000 for mine 3 years ago and haven't regretted ANY of it...even when gas was $3.50.