The Chevrolet Trailblazer is a premium SUV offered by the American carmaker with only one diesel engine and one automatic transmission option. The engine is a DOHC (Double OverHead Cam) setup with four valves per cylinder. It is available in seven colour options, Summit White, Black Sapphire, Switchblade Silver, Auburn Brown, Blue Mountain, Royal Gray and Sizzle Red. In addition to the large capacity engine, the Trailblazer is offered with ABS, airbags, immobiliser, anti theft alarm and ISOFIX mounts for child seats.
The Mylink infotainment system offered in the Chevrolet Trailblazer is easy to use and can be paired to a smartphone easily.
The boot volume of 205 litres with all rows up can be increased to 878 litres with the third bench folded and 1,830 litres with the second row folded.
Hill start assist available in the Chevrolet Trailblazer prevents a rollback on an incline for a few seconds.
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is an SUV that measures 4,878 mm in length, 2,132 mm in width, 1,851 mm in height and has a wheelbase of 2,845 mm. The headlamp houses projector units with integrated turn indicators. The radiator grille is surrounded by chrome accents and the lower portion of the vehicle houses the fog lamps. The Chevrolet Trailblazer is also offered with 18 inch alloy wheels, side step, micro roof antenna and chrome accents on the door handles.
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is offered with a dual tone dashboard and beige upholstery. The Mylink app infotainment system is easy to use and can pair to a smartphone easily. All rows get 12 Volt sockets and the steering wheel houses the audio, phone and cruise controls. Arm rests are located in the first and the second row. The second row also has cup holders. The instrument cluster has a blue backlit illumination and even the steering wheel is illuminated. Front seats come with back pockets that can be utilised for storage. There is dual glovebox, cup holders in front/rear & third row and 205 litres of boot volume to store luggage.
Powering the Chevrolet Trailblazer is a 2,776 diesel engine that generates 197 hp of power at 3,600 rpm and 500 Nm of torque at 2,000 rpm. This engine has been tuned to deliver the best possible fuel efficiency along with acceptable performance.
The diesel engine is mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission with Active Select that enables the driver to choose a different driving mode. However, the Chevrolet Trailblazer is only a rear wheel driven car and does not have the option of an all-wheel-drive system
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is offered with ABS (Anti lock Braking System) with EBD (Electronic Brakeforce Distribution), traction control, Cornering Brake Control, Hill Start Assist and Descent control and Panic Brake Assistant.
Claimed fuel efficiency of the Chevrolet Trailblazer is 11.45 kmpl which is acceptable for its segment.