Chevrolet TrailBlazer South Portland ME
South Portland, ME
North Windham, ME
North Windham, ME
2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Mid-Size Sport Utility Vehicle
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New Car Overview of the 2005 Chevrolet TrailBlazer Mid-Size Sport Utility Vehicle
Description: Mid-Size Sport Utility Vehicle
Options & Features
Chevy's truck-based SUV in the mid-size class comes in regular-length and stretched editions. The larger version -- TrailBlazer EXT -- measures 16 inches longer with extra space inside for a third tier of seats to boost the passenger capacity to seven. A standard-length TrailBlazer has seats for five.
Both TrailBlazer and EXT use as the standard powertrain a 4.2-liter, in-line-six which delivers 275-hp with a Hydra-Matic 4-speed automatic transmission. For more muscle, EXT also offers a new Vortec 5.3-liter, V8 rated at 290-hp. The all-aluminum plant applies innovative Displacement on Demand (DOD) technology which automatically pares the number of cylinders engaged in the combustion process when boosted power is not needed, and the process improves fuel economy numbers by as much as eight percent.
These SUVs continue with trims of LS and LT and choices for rear-wheel-drive (RWD) and four-wheel-drive (4WD) traction. With the 4WD equipment aboard, TrailBlazer employs the smart Autotrac system with push-button sele...
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Chevrolet Trailblazer and EXT
The Chevrolet Trailblazer is the successor to the Chevrolet Blazer.
Complete 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer New Car Reviews listed below
The 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer midsize Sport Utility Vehicle (MSRP: $28,150.00 - $34,695.00, Invoice price: $26,368.68 - $32,488.25) comes in LT and SS basic trim levels. This model competes with the Acura MDX, Buick Enclave, Chrysler Aspen, Dodge Durango, Dodge Nitro, Ford Expedition, Ford Expedition EL, Ford Explorer, GMC Acadia, GMC Envoy, GMC Yukon, Honda Pilot, Hyundai Santa Fe, Isuzu Ascender, Jeep Cherokee, Lexus RX350, Mazda CX-5, Mercury Mountaineer, Nissan Pathfinder, Saturn Outlook and Toyota 4Runner. The Chevrolet Trailblazer is the successor to the Chevrolet Blazer.1 It is assembled in Moraine, Ohio and Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.
The 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer LT trim levels are available with a 285-horsepower, 4.2-liter I6 engine, 4-speed automatic transmission, and a choice of rear-wheel and four-wheel drive system. The TrailBlazer SS trim levels are available with a 390-horsepower, 6-liter V8 engine, 4-speed automatic transmission, and a choice of rear-wheel and all-wheel drive system.
The 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer has a front independent suspension, front and rear stabilizer bars, a double wishbone front suspension, and a solid live axle rear suspension.
Exterior features on the 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer include 17 x 7.0 inch steel wheels, all season tires, and a full-size non-matching spare tire. It has a steel spare wheel, partial wheel covers, and an underbody-mounted spare tire. It also has intermittent wipers, a privacy glass, a roof rack, and a rear defogger. More features included are an intermittent rear wiper, a manual flip-up liftgate window, and a rear liftgate door.
2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer instrumentation features are a tachometer, a clock, and low fuel level warning. It has a trailer hitch, a trailer wiring, and cargo tie downs.
Basic seats and trim features on the 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer include a five-person total seating capacity, bucket front seats, and premium cloth upholstery. It has an eight-way power driver seat, a height adjustable driver seat, and a driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar support. Rear seat features include a 40-60 split bench rear seat, a split-folding rear seatback, and rear ventilation ducts.
Power and convenience features on the 2008 Chevrolet TrailBlazer include remote power door locks, power windows, mirrors and steering, and 2 one-touch power windows. It has cruise control, front and rear cupholders, front door pockets, front console with storage, and front seatback storage. More features include a tilt-adjustable steering wheel, a retained accessory power, and 12-volts power outlets (in front, rear and cargo area).