2015 Chevy Tahoe engine, review, specs

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Chevrolet is preparing the latest version of its famous Chevrolet Tahoe LTZ.Chevy Tahoe 2015 is, of course full-size SUV. Despite the large size, this vehicle seems very graceful and powerful. As is known, this Tahoe first appeared yet in 1995. At the same time appeared and GMC Yucon. In the category of full-size SUVs, the most similar to the Cadillac Escalade SUV.

2015 Chevy Tahoe design
2015 Chevy Tahoe engine

It have Eco Tec 3 engine V8 with 5.3 liter and 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque. This engine is so called flex fuel type of engine. These new engines suppose to resume fuel consumption and give more power. Fuel consumption depends on driver competences and approximately amounts 23 mpg for highway. For city drive fuel consumption is 16 mpg. Transmission is 6 speed automatic transmitting power trough rear wheels and for all four wheels depending on whether is 2WD model or 4 WD model. Testing 2 WD model shows that Tahoe 2016 can hits 60 mph in 7.1 sec while 4 WD model does it in 7.3 sec.

2015 Chevy Tahoe review
2015 Chevy Tahoe design

Its length is 204 inches and 116 inches is wheelbase. Because of its length, interior is spacey, comfortable and roomy. Front of driver seats offers cluster with tachometer on the left, matching speedometer on the right and easy to read gauges. Steering wheel is nicely covered. It has athletic look with LED tail lamps, projector-beam headlamps and perimeter lights. Its aerodynamics helps boost gas mileage. Chevy Tahoe according to researches can tow 8600 pounds.

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2015 Chevy Tahoe interior

Interior is completely redesigned starting from interior materials which is top-notch materials. In the center console we have large space so large that we can put lap top in it. In center console is also space for 8 inch touch screen. This is a also part of My Link infotainment system which also consist of space for six USB ports, lane departure warning and entertainment system with Blue Ray DVD player. Behind display of screen is a space for storing valleys, cell phones and other things. Front seats are full covered in leather cooled and heated. They are also fully powered. Tahoe has eight seats. Tahoe 2015 has big cargo and when you land second and third row seats you can have 94.7 cu ft. of cargo space. It is not so large cargo in compare with Chevy Tahoe competitors. New Tahoe also have wireless charging. Thicker floor barrier is part of dashboard which isolates underbody and exhaust noises. It also enable peaceful and harmonic atmosphere in drive cabin. Interior features are consists of: satellite radio, Bluetooth, rearview camera, HD radio with six-speaker and remote start.

2015 Chevy Tahoe interior

2015 Chevy Tahoe price

Starting price for this new Tahoe 2015 in base version is about 47.000$. Top shelf LTZ variant costs 60.000 $. If LTZ is on 4 wheel drive price goes to 65000 $.

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