With the resurgence of American automotive companies like General Motors and Ford, we are seeing many new developments in all types of vehicles throughout the American auto industry’s landscape. One of the General Motors divisions that has flown under the radar relatively is Chevrolet, which has introduced a diverse line of vehicles onto the market in recent years. The reliable Chevrolet Equinox and the environmentally friendly Chevrolet Volt have offered consumers diverse options, but one of Chevrolet’s upcoming releases has the community of automotive experts in great anticipation.
With the adjustment of strategy to accommodate increased oil production and better economic performance of larger vehicles, Chevrolet has decided to refocus on the Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) that had made it so successful in earlier years in the 2016 Chevy Blazer. The Chevy brand is trying to bring back the high performance off road capabilities that so many of its previous vehicles have featured and with the release of the 2016 Chevy Blazer, the newest member of the Blazer family, they are doing just that.
2016 Chevy Blazer engine
The 2016 Chevy Blazer is expected to produce roughly 322 horsepower with a 3.7-liter V6 engine and a six speed manual transmission. There is also the option of the 2016 Chevy Blazer attaining 397 horsepower with a 4.0-liter V8 engine and a seven speed transmission. We are still hoping to learn more about the vehicle’s engine capacity as we move closer to its release date, but for now the general consensus is that the 2016 Chevy Blazer is quite powerful.
2016 Chevy Blazer specs
In terms of the vehicle’s platform, the 2016 Chevy Blazer will include the same platform as the Chevy Tahoe and the Chevy Colorado, which provides stability across multiple settings. There will be a two door and four door option offering varying sizes depending on the needs of the driver.
There will be two sets of LED lighting comprising the headlamps on either side of the vehicle. The wheels, which will be composed of aluminum alloy and of the American Outlaw Buckshot variety, are expected to measure at 19 inches in diameter and provide drivers with durability no matter how much off road driving they will be doing.
2016 Chevy Blazer interior
The cabin of 2016 Blazer will feature six comfortable and adjustable seats. Technological advancements such as Chevrolet’s MyLink system, Forward Collision Alert, Blind Spot Alert, and lane change monitoring system that warns the driver of other cars passing through the desired lane. There will also be a touch screen dashboard fitted in some models.
2016 Chevy Blazer conclusion
We do not know much about the 2016 Chevy Blazer but from what has been leaked we can probably assume that the outcome from Chevy’s manufacturing team will be quite impressive. Chevrolet has asserted that it is time to bring back to off road vehicle, and the 2016 Chevy Blazer is a great first step in accomplishing that goal.