The Chevrolet Tahoe is a purpose-built, full-size four-door and family-oriented SUV. It has better steering and braking response, Displacement on Demand engine technology and enhanced safety features that make it an attractive choice among full-size SUVs. Chevy Tahoe comes in LS and LT trim with a choice of two V8 engines with rear-wheel-drive or four-wheel drive. A Z71 off-road package is available with 2WD or 4WD. All Tahoes come with a four-speed automatic transmission. The standard engine is a 4.8-liter V8 called the Vortec 4800. The larger, 5.3-liter Vortec 5300 is optional on LS, standard with LT and Z71. The Vortec 5300 is rated 295 horsepower. Safety features include Hydroboost brakes, a tire-pressure monitor, dual frontal air bags, and four-wheel anti-lock brakes with Dynamic Brake Proportioning. StabiliTrak electronic stability control, front side-impact air bags and traction control are available as options. LATCH child safety-seat anchors are provided. For 2006, the Chevrolet Tahoe only receives minor changes such as the option of an engine that can run off ethanol.
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|MPG||16 City / 20 Hwy|
|Transmission||4-spd auto w/OD|
|Power||285 @ 5200 rpm|
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