2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer is a mid-class SUV from the American automotive manufacturer Chevrolet ( General Motors ), which was only offered in the North American market in the first generation of models. The TrailBlazer was introduced in 1999 as a better-equipped variant of the blazer. From 2002, there was a separate version on the basis of a new platform, until 2004, the blazer was offered in parallel, the production of which was discontinued.
In autumn 2005, the TrailBlazer was upgraded by an external model maintenance. At the end of 2008 production was stopped. Due to overproduction, the model was still available for a while. From 2008 to 2012, the Chevrolet cross-beam with the self-supporting body was available in the USA in about the same size. Only in Russia the TrailBlazer was further developed and produced there by the Avtotor in Kaliningrad.
2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer SS
2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer is the first time an SUV production bearing the super sports logo was introduced. But it was not just a set of style: this Trailblazer came standard with a 6.0L LS2 V8 engine that was the same that came in the 2005-2007 Corvette C6 standard, with a different exhaust and higher input As the best uses The torque characteristics of the engine in this heavier vehicle. The suspension was hardened and lowered factory had an air leveling system added to the rear, and mounted on wheels 20 “tires 255 mm wide, all contributing to the handling major.Todas much Trailblazer SS has also come from the factory with a differential of 4.10, which improves the acceleration of línea.Ellos were available in both configurations 2WD and AWD.Alrededor 1.7% of the total production Trailblazer SS-B4U had the package.
2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer Engine
The Trailblazer was offered with rear-wheel drive and optionally with all-wheel drive. It was powered by a 4.2-liter inline cylinder and 201 kW (295 hp) or a 5.3 l V8 with 225 kW (306 hp). In addition, since 2004, an SS (Super Sport) model with a 6.0-liter V8 with 295 kW (401 hp) and 540 Nm of torque was available, which increased from 0 to 60 mph (96 km / h) in 5.8 Seconds.
In addition, from 2003 the EXT was available with an extended wheelbase and seven seats. In Germany, the 2018 Trailblazer was available from August 2001 to July 2006 with a 4.2-liter straight-six-cylinder engine. This has a power of 201 kW (273 hp) and has a torque of 373 Nm at 3500 rpm.
2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer Safety
The IIHS tests give the first Trailblazers a marginal overall score in the off-center frontal test, while the models score an acceptable 2005-2009. For 2008 models, side curtain airbags have become standard. The 2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer gains an overall marginal side impact – tested with optional side airbags present. Side torso airbags were not available.