Trailblazer is a mid size SUV produced by General Motors. The demand for this SUV is so high in the international market that it has compelled the automaker to bring a redesigned version known as 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer. The first lineup of Trailblazer was launched in the year 2000 and it continued till 2008, although it was only sold in North America.
2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer: Changes and Improvements
After that the production was stopped but in the year 2012, GM decided to bring back this SUV as a 2013 model. Chevrolet also started selling this model some other specific markets like Asia and Brazil. This new 2017 model will get many improvements in its body parts. This model was considered as one of the best selling model and according to experts this new model has the capability to carry forward this reputation.
Outer body of 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer will look lot different mainly due to those significant cosmetic makeovers. There is a possibility that it might acquire new style platform which will eventually help Chevrolet to position this SUV in high tier in the automobile market. The design will place this vehicle in a perfect position in the contemporary Chevrolet lineup. It is also produced in Thailand and Brazil, and is sold in some specific automobile markets such as Brazil, Southeast Asia, and Middle East. It also sold in Australia under the Holden badge.
According to experts has the capability to put a good competition with its arch rivals like Toyota Fortune and Ford Endeavour. The front portion will include many changes and they are Xenon headlights with LED daytime running facility, black mesh grille with chrome surrounding, chrome studded lower vent, aluminum skid plate, body colored bumper, restyled bonnet and rain sensing intermittent wiper.
The side portion will include body colored side mirror with power folding, integrated turning indicator, body colored door handle, long roof rail, tinted side window and brand new alloy wheel along with premium tires. The rear portion will borrow some design from small sized Chevy SUVs. There is a possibility that it might get some new color option.
Cabin will provide an ample amount of space for accommodation of seven passengers with proper head and leg space. It will also acquire a new cabin design along with modern gadget in the dashboard. The detailed specification about the interior is still unknown to everyone. Chevrolet is working very hard so that it can bring a new distinctive design in the interior so that it can complement the exterior design.
2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer: Possible Engines
There is a possibility that 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer might get a 6.0-liter Vortec V-8 engine that has the capability to produce 345 hp. It might also incorporate its old 2.8-liter Duramax diesel engine. This engine will be padded with an automatic transmission along with manual transmission, which will be optional. FWD and AWD will be a basic option for all the models. An exact detail of the mileage hasn’t been furnished by the automaker.
Price and Arrival
The 2017 Chevrolet Trailblazer will come by the first half of 2017 with a price point of $35,000.