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Chevrolet Trailblazer - Ford Everest rival (Part 2)

Chevrolet Trailblazer - Ford Everest rival (Part 2)

Exterior

In terms of ugly appearance, maybe every one comments, but we can see that the trailblazer cluster of the car is really very masculine and strong, looking at the straight lines very solid. However, the part of the light seems a bit exhausted, it is clear that this is a car that is 100 million cheaper than its competitors in the segment, the lamp is a halogen lamp, not a projecter nor an LED. , only daytime positioning lights. Trailblazer daytime daytime running lights are super bright and beautiful. Under the hood is a 2.8 engine, compared to the Everest, the cylinder volume is smaller but the power and torque it is a little bit smaller.

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Let's say you're sitting in a coffee shop or sitting in a house with extremely cool air-conditioners, but unfortunately your car is exposed to the sun at 40 degreesoC is outside, it is pathetic to get out of the house now and get into the car, but thankfully this key presses the remote ignition button and the car will cool down the temperature inside the drill to 25oC so that when we come out, don't change too much, very cool. And if you accidentally explode, but after 10 minutes you have not been in the car, the car will automatically shutdown to ensure safety, and the maximum distance for this is 100m, extremely convenient.

The Trailblazer is equipped with a front sensor, rear sensor and a reversing camera, but with the third row already erected, the rear trunk is a bit small, of course, not too bad when you travel a short trip.

Chevrolet Trailblazer was launched to the Vietnamese public at Vietnam Motor Show 2017 and immediately attracted the attention of many potential customers. Recently, this 7-seat SUV has been imported from Thailand and sold officially at an attractive price of only VND 859 million. Chevrolet Trailblazer 2018 owns a modern and luxurious design but still shows bold American muscle lines. The front of the car impresses with the strong and square lines, characterized by the typical muscle of American cars. The most notable feature on the new Traiblazer version is the dual grille cluster featured with angled design and many shiny chrome-plated contours, increasing the luxury of the car.

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Trailblazer capo and front bumper are also redesigned with strong and modern embossed veins. The headlight cluster of the car has a more modern design with LED daytime running lights. The headlights connected to the steering wheel and grille create the overall seamlessness. Meanwhile, the lamp cluster is neatly located in the front bumper of the car with a sporty two-floor design.

Size 4,887 * 1,902 * 1852 mm
The standard long 2,845 mm
Ground clearance 221 mm
Minimum rotation radius 5.9 mm

Chevrolet Trailblazer really stands out with the separate design of the third glass connected to the rear windshield to create a sporty and strong style, this design has also been applied on many other Chevrolet SUV models. Chevrolet Trailblazer is equipped with 18-inch alloy wheels with a milling shape, a strong and sporty 6-spoke dual-spoke design accompanied by a set of Bridgestone tires 265/60 R18. In addition, the car is also equipped with sports lid and chrome rearview mirror cladding. The rear end of the Chevrolet Trailblazer 2018 is quite simple with a large exit angle and tires hanging under the car, these are features that were previously on Traiblazer on the previous version. The most striking detail in the rear of the car is a large led taillight cluster with many led elements arranged in rows.

furniture

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Trailblazer you still have to open the key plug and explode, but there is no button. Step into the interior drill, you can see that the interior of the car is really very masculine and healthy American quality, looking very square and there is something that people call thick and sure. The screen is 8-inch and the response of this screen is very responsive, even if you plug in Apple Carplay or Android Auto into it, it reacts very quickly, unlike some other cars when you press on-screen features. it will take a long time to think even half a minute to respond. The button here is plastic, which is quite elaborate. In addition, the car also has a number of features such as lane warning, turn off ESP mode is anti-slip mode, supports slope departure. The car can be mounted electronically when the car is running at 120 km / h and a very simple knob. And there are both important. The steering wheel is quite tough and something a bit masculine, looking very manly. There is a collision warning feature right on the steering wheel. Cruise control and voice command when you connect bluetooth to phone. However, the car lacks a gearshift paddle on the steering wheel. The watch is also very tough, very American style, very hard. Rearview mirror is electric mirror. But no sunroof. What Trailblazer brings is as practical as Japanese cars, meaning what we need, what safety it has, what we don't need will be reduced.

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The new design inside the Chevrolet Trailblazer interior feels more modern and luxurious than its predecessor. The tablo version has been redesigned with the aggressive future style, showing the true strong SUV. The comfort is represented by 3 rows of seats arranged flexibly for the 7 most comfortable seats. The center console is inspired by a Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck with an 8-inch MaiLink entertainment screen. 6-way electric driver's seat. The two rear seats can be folded flat to create a storage space of up to 1830 liters. Luxurious leather seats for a comfortable and comfortable sitting feeling. The new Trailblazer is equipped with an independent 3-zone air conditioner with independent wind speed control for the next two rows. Trailblazer steering wheel with 3-spoke design is sturdy and premium leather for a better grip feeling, on the steering wheel is integrated with 3 function keys for entertainment system and cruise control system Cruise control, enable and disable collision warning function. The newly designed Trailblazer central cluster combines a color LCD screen with a traditional mechanical watch to display information more visually and vividly. The latest 3rd generation MaiLink entertainment system of Chevrolet makes it more amazing than ever.

What do you care about most every day? Go leisurely in the city a lot, go a long way. If this Chevrolet Trailblazer is compared to the Ford Tuner, the steering wheel is an electric power steering that will be lighter than oil power assistance, but it is heavier than Everest's electric power. Does the electric power steering or oil assist each have a different sense? With this car, this mid-range is almost enough to please everyone, just like the light but it has something heavy, certain substance, obviously. Chevrolet has been extremely pragmatic and understands how consumers can come up with a solution like this, which is as pragmatic as the Japanese, even the engine. Going inside the city, it is no different from other cars, it is still very light, the steering wheel is light, the mirror is easy to observe. In general, going in the inner city is high and high, good observation, the initial feeling when sitting on these cars will be a bit overwhelming, it is a bit bulky walking in the city, especially in crowded places, it It will be a little embarrassing. But this car has a blind spot warning, for example, other cars overtake you will see a bright mirror, this function will be very convenient when you go on the highway if there is a car suddenly. overtaking you will observe more easily.

And going inside the city, too, their motorcycles often do not ask, so it is also beneficial to have a blind spot warning. But not stopping there, this car also has a feature that the competitors do not have that is when you stop, for example, you need to back up, you enter the reverse gear and the reversing camera, the other cars all have , but when you back up if there is a vehicle or a person behind you that you cannot see, it will alert you immediately to help you be safer and then you will immediately recognize and step on the brake. . This is also a small feature but very convenient and smart for users to ensure more safety. And of course, when you're on the road, if someone calls you and you have to pick up the phone to hear it will be very dangerous, then fortunately this Chevrolet Trailblazer also has bluetooth smart connectivity. Through the feature called MaiLink of this car you can voice commands, make phone calls, listen to phones, listen to music, ... control everything on the screen, including Apple Carplay or Android Auto connection, With just the buttons on the steering wheel, you will be completely assured to drive, your hand is still on the steering wheel, your eyes will look ahead to avoid all obstacles, very safe. Instead of we have to focus too much to touch the screen, we have to pick up the phone very dangerous. If you go a few people, there is a feature to turn on / off the rear seat air conditioner, it also helps to save more fuel.

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When sitting in an American car, it will usually be very generous in terms of fuel, on the issue of savings but with Trailblazer will feel something Japanese style, very practical. American design, running with American style, running with American style safety features, tough American style but with a bit of Japanese practicality. Chevrolet obviously learned too much from its rivals.

Experience

On the road, where we will probably go relatively much, 197 horsepower, acceleration also jerked, to say is very strong, really impressive compared to what it brings. The engine volume is a little smaller than the American rival but it is a bit more powerful.

One of the features that when traveling on the road can not help but mention and extremely optimal to save fuel is Cruise control, extremely idle and fuel efficient especially for such oil-powered vehicles. This is even more economical. And the speed jump of this Chevrolet Trailblazer is also very smart and can be adjusted and displayed right on the electronic clock, instead of putting it up, many cars do not show that we install Cruise control in speed, and have to wait for the needle to point to that number before we can judge how many km / h it runs. For this car, it shows up on the watch face, how much you want will have that to absolute accuracy.

But when we run at high speed, feel the engine a bit noisy. The noise here is just the noise of the engine roar, but also the echo from the road surface or the wind on the sides is actually the Trailblazer handled quite well.

The 2018 Chevrolet Trailblazer is powered by two 2.8-liter Duramax and 2.5-liter Duramax engines that use the same diesel fuel as the Chevrolet Colorado pickup. These two engine options have a maximum power of 197 hp and 180 hp, respectively. The Duramax 2.8L Turbo VGT twin turbocharged engine produces 197 hp at 3600 rpm and 500 Nm of torque at 2000 rpm combined with the new generation 6-speed automatic transmission. Smooth running and better acceleration. In this engine version, Chevrolet Trailblazer uses an active 2-wheel drive system with automatic anti-slip VISAI to help you get on the engine and conquer the terrain with the most advanced Duramax Diesel engine available today. , Chevrolet Trailblazer has a better fuel economy compared to other SUVs in the same segment when it reaches an average fuel consumption of 2.5 LT for only 6.5L / 100km, and the 2.8 LTZ for just 7 , 5L / 100km. Safety features Chevrolet Traiblazer shares the same chassis structure with the previous generation with an extremely rigid dual frame, accompanied by a two-airbag safety system.

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2.8L 4 * 4 AT LTZ 2.5L VGT 4 * 2 LT
Engine type Diesel 2.8L, DI, DOHC, Turbo Diesel 2.5L, DI, DOHC, VGT, Turbo
Max power 197hp @ 3,600 rpm 180hp @ 3,600 rpm
Maximum torque 500 Nm @ 2,000 rpm 440 Nm @ 2,000 rpm
Automatic gearbox 6 levels 6 levels
Install electric bridge Have Is not
Fuel tank capacity 76L 76L

The new Chevrolet Traiblazer is also equipped with other active safety features:

Disk / Disc Front / rear brakes
Have Anti-lock braking system (ABS)
Have Electronic brake force distribution system (EBD)
Have Emergency brake assist system (PBA)
Have Electronic leveling system (ESC)
Have Traction control system (TCS)
Have Anti-roll system (ARP)
Have Trailer control system (TSC)
Have Support horizontal departure (HSA)
Have Downhill support (HDC)
Have Tire Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS)
Have Blind spot warning
Have Warning vehicles moving horizontally when backing
Have Frontal collision warning
Have Front / rear parking assistance sensor
Have Warning lane off-road vehicles
Have 3 point seat belts all positions
Have Warning to buckle up
Have ISOFIX child seat fixing hook
Have O air bag system2 airbags (for driver and passenger sitting nearby)
Have Reverse camera
Have Encryption key
Have Anti-intrusion system, anti-theft alarm
Car model Price
Trailbblazer 2.5 4 * 2 MT LT VND 859,000,000
Trailblazer 2.5 VGT 4 * 2 AT LT VND 898,000,000
Trailblazer 2.8 4 * 4 AT LTZ VND 1,075,000,000

Chevrolet Trailblazer 2018 has a listed price from 859 million to 1,075 billion with a 3-year warranty or 100,000km.

With a total cheaper price from more than 100 million to over 200 million, Chevrolet Trailblazer is really an excessive vehicle to choose, at this time when competitors still do not have a car to sell, Chevrolet Trailblazer has Always available, and you can buy at the dealer immediately. With what brings from the options, utilities, safety equipment, the ability to be quiet and spacious. This is an extremely valuable choice in its segment.

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