2019 is a year for many re-launch and several popular vehicle models of yesteryears, as it seems. While Ford is all set to bring back Bronco rival Gm is not sitting idle either. The Chevy Blazer a body on frame rugged SUV that sold like hotcakes in the late 1960s and scorched roads till mid-2000s is being prepared for re-launch. The reborn model 2019 Chevy Blazer, however, will not be like the predecessor- as per the industry buzz. GM is planning to re-launch it as crossover SUV.
This model will sit between the company’s Equinox and larger Traverse models. So, the new Blazer will compete with rivals like Nissan Murano and Ford Edge. The new model will come as a 2019 model.
2019 Chevy Blazer Refreshed and Attractive Exterior
Of late, a prototype of the upcoming 2019 Chevy Blazer has been spied testing and spy shots have been posted online too. However, some design cues become evident. It will not resemble the boxy, brawny SUV predecessor- at least in exterior styling. It will rather be a plush and stylish crossover with curves and sharp liens blending in the body. While details are yet to be confirmed, you can expect the new Blazer to sport similar grille and headlamps like the GMC Acadia. It will have LED lamps and some metallic colors. There is no info how many trims will be there.
2019 Chevy Blazer Interior
There are little info pieces about the cabin of 2019 Chevy Blazer. However, it can be a 5 seater car with the third row as an option. There will be several customization choices for in-cabin amenities. GM is also likely to deploy noise insulating technology in the cabin.
Like all upcoming models of GM, the 2019 Blazer SUV crossover is likely to get several amenities. Safety technologies will leave no room for grudges either.
So, you can expect the model to come with a lot of airbags. Safety features like blind spot monitor, Automated emergency braking, lane keep assisting and a rearview camera will be there. The new version of Chevy MyLink infotainment setup will be in the car as well.
2019 Chevy Blazer Engine Rumors
While the details of the powertrain to be used in the upcoming Chevy Blazer some industry reports have been doing the rounds. These reports indicate the upcoming car will have several engine options.
The 2.5-liter inline-4 engine making 194 HP in the GMC Acadia may be under the hood. Top trim may get a beefier 3.6-liter V-6 unit generating 310 HP. However, these output figures may be changed in production versions eventually.
Nothing is known about towing capacity yet but fuel economy will be better compared to category rivals. GM may use a nine-speed automatic transmission gearbox in the Blazer models.
2019 Chevy Blazer Release Date and Cost
The new Blazer from GM will debut in late 2018. Pricing is unknown for now. Some rumors indicate that will be around $30,000. The 2019 Chevy Blazer is GM’s new weapon to take on popular rivals from Nissan, Honda and Ford. It will cost reasonably to woo the target buyers.