In the United States, Chevrolet Tahoe SUV new generation is already on sale, and on the Russian market, it will be a year late, probably in the first half of 2018-2019 year.
Russian version of the SUV will debut only in August of this year at the international motor show in Moscow, but it is already known about the new product is almost all the necessary information.
Thus, large-scale changes to the exterior of the Chevrolet Tahoe has not occurred, the shape of the body and design concept remained the same.
Most noticeably refreshed only the front part of the car on which the mesh radiator grille was replaced with a more conservative grille with horizontal stripes and lots of chrome.
Also worth noting, and a modified front optics in two floors, which is well blended into the new look of the front part.
Another innovation – is an aerodynamic protuberance on the hood covering the wipers and make their contribution to the car’s aerodynamic performance improvement.
If we talk about the size, the fourth generation Chevrolet Tahoe has been a little larger.
Load length now stands at 518.2 centimeters (an increase of 5.1 cm), the width of the machine increased to 204.5 cm (3.8 cm), and height of the SUV remained at the same level and is 195.3 cm with Roof roof.
wheelbase length does not exceed 294.6 cm, and the clearance height is 23.1 cm.
Despite the fact that the car has increased in size, its curb weight was reduced to 2533 kg.
Interior of the new Chevrolet Tahoe distinguished by an abundance of space and three rows of seats.
During the change of generations SUV has got a new wind soundproof glass, improved sound insulation and floor triple seals in the door, significantly lowered the noise level in the cabin.
Note that even in the basic version of the machine equipment receives seven airbags, leather interior design and three-band climate control.
In addition, the equipment 2018-2019 model year Chevrolet Tahoe includes a multimedia complex with Chevrolet MyLink touch screen 8 inches and a color information screen with multiple operating modes, located on the updated dashboard.
Also to be found as much as 6 USB ports and 12 outlets in the cabin SUV for charging mobile devices.
The last two rows of seats easily fold, forming a flat floor, and hides a secret alcove under the third row of seats.
In addition, when combined seats of the second and third rows in the car can hold up to 2681-liters of luggage.
Currently, the power line of the new generation Chevrolet Tahoe includes only one unit.
This gasoline V-shaped 8-cylinder 32-valve 5.3-liter engine with EcoTec3 series of innovative technology, direct fuel injection called Active Fuel Management, function stepless variable valve timing system, and turn off four cylinders under light loads.
This engine is fully compliant with environmental standards Euro-5.
It develops 355 horsepower (was previously 325 hp) and maximum torque of 519 Newton meters is available at 4100 rpm.
In a couple of Americans to the engine only offer an automatic 6-band transmission Hydra-Matic 6L80.
Fuel consumption in the combined cycle of movement around 10.6 liters per 100 kilometers.
Eventually, the company plans to add in the power range 6.2-liter 420-hp engine, intended for “hot” modification Chevrolet Tahoe and the index of the SS, but its appearance on the Russian market is open to question.
Like the previous generation, SUV 2018-2019 model year is built on a frame chassis, which significantly increased the percentage of high-strength steel and aluminum parts.
Although the configuration of the suspension and has remained the same, but it has undergone substantial refinement, thereby reducing the mass of springs, as well as increased overall stiffness of the suspension.
In addition, the Americans replaced gidroopory power unit, with the result that it significantly reduced vibration, and set a new ventilated disc brakes Duralife & trade.
Note that the Russian market will offer motorists a four-wheel drive SUV modification.
The full-size Chevrolet Tahoe in Russia will be presented in late summer of this year at an auto show in Moscow.
After the premiere, announced the list of complete sets and the value of the Russian model.
In the United States, the car is already available, there is the cost varies from 45 600 to 63 000 dollars.
Recall that the previous generation Chevrolet Tahoe in our country offered from 2 400 000 rubles for the four-wheel drive version of the LTZ.