In recent years, GM full-size SUV, the Chevrolet Tahoe is not significantly upgraded. Although it was expected that the 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe bring something new and more advanced, it is almost certain that something like this will not happen. However, the new model for the 2017 year will go through a mid-cycle enhancement. Similar changes will endure another Chevrolet’s SUV model, the Chevy Suburban.
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe should carry change and improvement regarding the transmission. In addition, the expected offer of a new engine as an option. On the design side, the expected expanded exterior color palette as well as the new nomenclature trim levels. Significant changes and improvements, both in the field of motorization, and in the field of design, are expected at 2018 models. According to some announcements, 2018 Chevy Tahoe is supposed to mark the arrival of a new generation of models.
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe Specs
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe will offer a new, range-topping trim level to slot above the 2017 Tahoe LTZ. Also, there are indications that, hitherto, 6-speed automatic transmission will be replaced with a new 8-speed automatic transmission. With the addition of a new LTZ trim level, Chevrolet could offer a new optional engine. Some sources claim that it is likely that the 2017 model will get a 6.2-liter V8 engine.
Introduction of Z71 package of equipment, from 2015, was put certain refreshment offered by this model. Although conceived as an additional equipment package, it is expected that the 2017 model offered this package as standard. Z71 package has made the improvement of the design of the front bumper, front grille and new alloy wheels with off-road tires. In addition, the level of equipment is even raised. In addition to standard equipment, this package offers adapted off-road suspension and drive to all four wheels, and a system of automatic locking rear differential to control when driving down a hill, as well as fog lights, front hook and parking sensors in the front of the vehicle.
Whether realized rumors about the introduction of the new engine to the range, 2017 Chevrolet Tahoe will possess a strong, reliable and proven unit. In fact, the current version is powered by 5.3-liter EcoTec3 engine with direct injection and VVT. The engine is mated to a 6-speed automatic gear box and develops 355 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 383 lb.-ft. of torque at 4,100 rpm. This engine will certainly find under the hood of the new model. However, this unit is responsible for running all versions of current models. Just for this reason, the expected expansion of the supply of propulsion units.
2017 Chevrolet Tahoe Price
Compared to the price of 2016 model, the price for Chevrolet Tahoe 2017, should remain unchanged. This means that the new Tahoe will be available at a price that ranges from $ 45.500 to $ 60.300.