The 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe is a fuel-efficient, competent, urban-grade sports utility vehicle. The vehicle is powered by a Vortec 5.3L V8 engine that generates 320 HP and 335 lb of torque. The mileage is 21 mpg on the highway and 15 mpg in the city. That’s a definite improvement in fuel economy than the competition. Its trim, the Tahoe Hybrid, is arguably the most fuel-efficient SUV in its class, with a remarkable performance of 20 mpg in the city and 23 mpg on the highway.
Rated at 320, the Chevy Tahoe can effortlessly tow up to 8,500 pounds and is an ideal family companion on a fishing expedition or winter snowmobile vacation. It can easily accommodate 9 people or 108.9 cubic feet of cargo. For those who drive the vehicle on rough terrain, the 271 Off-Road Suspension Package can be a helpful ally.
Available with LT models, this package component includes specially tuned monotube springs and shocks, skid plate package, a unique self-locking rear differential, and integrated wheel torches. There are other important features like aluminum wheels, recovery hooks, tubular assistance steps and a unique front fascia with chrome grille.
Now you can make or answer calls at the touch of the steering wheel, as Bluetooth wireless technology takes control of your communication needs comfortably. It even mutes your music system when the call starts. OnStar’s famous turn-by-turn navigation helps you easily drive to your destination without much effort, as an automated voice guides you through every turn with precision. XM Radio and XM NavTraffic, which are standard on the LTZ and available upon request on the LT, work in conjunction with the GPS navigation system to display live traffic updates.
You can plug your iPod or music-loaded flash drive into a USB port to easily manage playlists via stereo controls, while charging the iPod for you. The Bose ten-speaker surround sound system provides clear, balanced sound.
Safety is paramount in the Chevrolet Tahoe with a steel roll cage, six airbags, automatic collision response system and other crucial features like StabiliTrack and proactive rollover prevention.
The 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe is backed by a 100,000-mile or 5-year transferable powertrain limited warranty. Plus, you get the convenience of courtesy trucking and roadside assistance programs – features that competitors simply can’t match.