...In this application, it's rated for 391 hp and 395 lb-ft of torque. The SS also comes matched to a four-speed automatic transmission. Two-wheel drive is again offered, but instead of 4WD this TrailBlazer has an all-wheel-drive system that improves on-pavement performance at the expense of off-road ability. The SS is seriously quick and can hit 60 mph in 6.3 seconds and the quarter-mile in 14.4 seconds. Safety: Standard are antilock disc brakes and stability control, while side curtain airbags are optional on all trim levels. In NHTSA side-impact crash testing, a Chevy TrailBlazer equipped...
...Drivers cite good handling, comfort, and excessive leg room among some of the biggest plusses. Minuses include a temperamental engine light and poor gas mileage.The SS supposedly goes from 0 to 60 in 6.0 seconds, according to tests performed by GM. Hunh. Impressive. The SS has a 6.0-liter V8 rated at 395 horsepower...numbers that used to be limited to muscle cars now found in an SUV. Not bad at all. Not sure if I believe the accompanying 15/19 city/highway gas mileage claim at that rate, but it might be fun to try it once in a while, maybe trying to take a Mustang off the line or...
...The optional 5.3-liter V-8, operating with Active Fuel Management, produces 302 hp and 330 pounds-feet of torque. It also works with a four-speed automatic. The TrailBlazer SS holds a 6.0-liter V-8 sourced from the Corvette. It's rated at 395 hp and 400 pounds-feet of torque, and it runs through a heavy-duty four-speed automatic. Rear- or four-wheel drive is available. When properly equipped, the TrailBlazer can tow up to 6,700 pounds. Safety All-disc antilock brakes are standard, as is an electronic stability system. Side curtain airbags are optional. Dual-stage front airbags deploy with...
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