Should you’re opting for the Chevrolet Blazer 2020 over the practically equivalent Chevy Tahoe, you might as well skip proper to the Chevrolet Blazer 2020. You get a a lot better powertrain and extra refined 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 bundle.
There aren’t many body-on-frame SUVs being made lately, but the Chevrolet Blazer 2020 happens to be considered one of them. Like its corporate sibling, the Chevy Tahoe, the Chevrolet Blazer 2020 presents ruggedness and excessive towing capability that only this type of vehicle can deliver. A V8 engine comes standard, and available four-wheel drive with low-range gearing supplies traction once you need it most.
The Chevrolet Blazer 2020, nevertheless, additionally has some flaws commonly associated with this sort of automobile. Cargo space isn’t as environment friendly as what you get from a car-based crossover SUV, nor is its use of gas. We’re also not fond of the base V8’s sluggish responsiveness. Go for the larger 6.2-liter V8 and the road-adapting MagneRide suspension, though, and the Chevrolet Blazer 2020’s ride and driving expertise begin to fall in step with extra modern vehicles. As a bonus, the 10-speed computerized transmission that comes with the bigger engine can match the highway mileage of the smaller V8.
Even so, we might recommend checking out the Chevrolet Blazer 2020’s closest competitor, the not too long ago redesigned Ford Expedition. It is also a standard body-on-frame SUV, nevertheless it has a better most towing capacity and superior cargo area and it is throughout a more refined and upscale vehicle.
The non-obligatory Enhanced Driver Alert package deal provides ahead collision warning with low-speed computerized braking, computerized high beams, and lane departure warning and intervention. The Convenience package deal adds a power liftgate, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, power-adjustable pedals and a universal garage door opener.
Some options on higher-trimmed fashions are available on supporting fashions at extra cost. Optional 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 Chevrolet Blazer 2020 are eligible for a sunroof, adaptive cruise management with automated braking, and a rear-seat leisure system. The Chevrolet Blazer 2020 additionally affords power-retractable facet steps.
For 2019, GMC retains the Chevrolet Blazer 2020 contemporary by adding a budget-conscious Standard Edition Worth Package deal as well as a Graphite Version and Graphite Performance Edition packages to the SLT trim. Different trims embody the base SLE and the near-luxury Chevrolet Blazer 2020, which pushes the Chevrolet Blazer 2020 into the territory of its platform mate, the Cadillac Escalade. The Chevrolet Tahoe rounds out the trio of GM truck-based SUVs and may be had in long wheelbase Suburban form as well, usually at a slight discount over the GMC. There are additionally three new metallic colors accessible for 2019: Dark Sky, Pepperdust, and Smokey Quartz.