GM, just like other top players in the automobile industry has been busy sprucing up its vehicle range for 2019. The test prototypes of a new version of its existing models have been spotted several times. The rumors of the company launching a new midsized crossover under Chevrolet brand have been doing the rounds. As per the industry updates, this model will be named 2019 Chevy Blazer.
The company is also busy in making preparations for the launch of some new vehicles. However, the new model will be unveiled in the upcoming year.
2019 Chevy Blazer Exterior Design and Details
The details about the upcoming 2019 Chevy Blazer crossover are not clear at this moment. The company has not said officially on its launch timing and other aspects. However, some images of the midsized crossover vehicle have appeared online.
Furthermore, the model for the upcoming year will be based on the GMC Acadia. This model sits between models Traverse and Equinox. It will ride on the shortened version of General Motors’ C1 platform. Furthermore, the new model will obviously, wear its own unique design. A sloping roofline, alloy wheels and led lamps will be available in this model.
2019 Chevy Blazer Interior will get a plenty of techs
The interior of the newest 2019 Chevy Blazer will be very stylish and attractive. However, the dashboard and other parts will be similar to the models in the Silverado lineup.
The cabin will be very spacious and can accumulate 5 adults. Cargo space will be on par with segment rivals. The cabin will also get enough places to store gadgets and small items.
Safety and Amenities
The upcoming Chevy Blazer SUV crossover will be laden with various modern safety features. It will also come with a lot of amenities. So, you can expect a large touch screen unit to control Chevy MyLink infotainment setup. It will also get facilities like multi-zone climate control, Bluetooth, GPS and voice-guided navigation. Some optional features like ambient interior lighting and sunroof may be offered under packages or separate upgrade choices.
In safety department, several airbags will be present in the cabin. Features like traction control, lane keep assist, adaptive cruise control and blind spot monitor may be available in a standard package.
2019 Chevy Blazer Powertrain Rumors
It is unknown which engine GM will use in the upcoming Chevy Blazer SUV. However, one of the engines used in the existing Chevrolet crossover lineup may be used. So, a V6 engine or a turbocharged diesel engine may be present under the hood.
AWD setup may be offered
The engine from some rumors will come with an AWD setup and the company’s 10-speed automatic gearbox may also be there. Fuel economy should be good.
2019 Chevy Blazer Price and Availability
The price and exact release date of upcoming Chevy Blazer SUV crossover are unknown. However, a base price of $28.000 is likely. The vehicle may go for sale in late 2018 as it seems from the developments.
Summing it up
The 2019 Chevy Blazer SUV crossover seems an exciting vehicle that will give GM more means to woo target buyers in the midsize crossover segment. It will battle it out with Nissan Murano and Ford Escape. We expect the engine to be powerful and fuel efficient. Some details including pricing are unknown but the launch seems imminent.