Consumer Reports Reviews the Chevrolet Blazer
The Chevrolet Blazer is a 4-door SUV offered in a 2WD 4dr 1500 LS, 2WD 4dr 1500 LT, 2WD 4dr 1500 LTZ, 4WD 4dr 1500 LS, 4WD 4dr 1500 LT, 4WD 4dr 1500 LTZ, 2WD 4dr and 4WD 4dr. The powertrains include 5.3-liter V8 (320 hp) and 6.0-liter V8 hybrid (332 hp) engines, and 6-speed automatic and CVT transmissions. It is Rear or selectable 4WD wheel drive. EPA-rated fuel economy ranges from 15 mpg city to 21 mpg highway. The Tahoe LTZ V8 uses Regular fuel.
Last Model Reviewed: 2010
Reviewed Chevrolet Blazers from Consumer Reports
Consumer Reports has placed the following models through over 50 tests at our test track:
- 2010 Chevrolet Blazer LTZ V8
- 2008 Chevrolet Blazer Hybrid V8 CVT
- 2007 Chevrolet Blazer LT V8
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