If you happen to’re choosing the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss over the nearly identical Chevy Tahoe, you may as well skip proper to the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss. You get a much better powertrain and extra subtle suspension, nicer interior supplies, and all of the bells and whistles. It’s also solely a tiny worth bump over the SLT with the powertrain upgrade from the Graphite Performance Version bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made today, but the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss happens to be certainly one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss provides ruggedness and excessive towing capacity that solely this sort of automobile can ship. A V8 engine comes normal, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you want it most.
The 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss, nonetheless, also has some flaws generally associated with this kind of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gasoline. We’re also not keen on the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the bigger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, although, and the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss’s trip and driving expertise start to fall in keeping with extra trendy automobiles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the larger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we’d recommend testing the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss’s closest competitor, the just lately redesigned Ford Expedition. It’s also a conventional body-on-frame SUV, however it has the next maximum towing capacity and superior cargo house and it is all around a extra refined and upscale car.
The elective Enhanced Driver Alert package adds forward collision warning with low-speed automated braking, automatic high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a common storage door opener.
Some features on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at further cost. Non-compulsory for SLE and SLT trims is an HD Trailering package with a singular axle ratio, trailer brake controller and a self-leveling suspension. The SLT and the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automatic braking, and a rear-seat entertainment system. The 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss also offers power-retractable aspect steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss fresh by including a budget-conscious Customary Version Value Package in addition to a Graphite Edition and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims include the bottom SLE and the near-luxury 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss, which pushes the 2019 Chevy Trailblazer Ss 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 type as well, usually at a slight low cost over the GMC. There are also three new metallic colours obtainable for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.