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New or Significantly Altered Models

2006 Chevrolet HHR
All-new compact wagon based on the Delta platform found in the Chevrolet Cobalt and Saturn ION. HHR is FWD and offered with either a 140hp 2.2L I4 or a 170hp 2.4L I4. Both engines are available with either a 5-speed manual or 4-speed automatic transmission. The interior features fold-flat second row and front passenger seating for cargo hauling flexibilty.
2006 Chevrolet Impala
The Impala is signifcantly updated for 2006. A new smoother style marks the outside of the vehicle while retaining the same look in the greenhouse. An updated interior features a new instrument panel, upgraded seats and flip-and-fold design rear seats. Three new powerplants are offered, a 210hp 3.5L V6, a 240hp 3.9L V6, and a 303hp 5.3L V8. All powerplants are mated to a 4-speed automatic transmission.

Updated Models

2006 Chevrolet Malibu Maxx
The Malibu Maxx adds a sporty SS version. The SS features a 240hp 3.9L V-6 with variable valve timing (VVT), 18-inch alloy wheels, and a firmer sport suspension with stiffer springs, dampers, and bigger front & rear anti-roll bars. An SS-specific front fascia has larger grille openings, lower air dam, and projector-beam fog lamps.
2006 Chevrolet Malibu Sedan
The Malibu adds a sporty SS version. The SS features a 240hp 3.9L V-6 with variable valve timing (VVT), 18-inch alloy wheels, and a firmer sport suspension with stiffer springs, dampers, and bigger front & rear anti-roll bars. An SS-specific front fascia has larger grille openings, lower air dam, and projector-beam fog lamps.
2006 Chevrolet Monte Carlo
Monte Carlo receives a number of updates for 2006. An updated front and rear appearance results in a reduction of 1.2in in overall length. On the inside, new instruments, a new center stack and upgraded seats fresehen the interior. Three all-new powerplants are offered, a 210hp 3.5L V6, a 240hp 3.9L V6, and a 303hp 5.3L V8. All powerplants are mated to a 4-speed automatic transmission.
2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer
Trailblazer SS model gets a shot of adrenaline in the form of the 6.0L LS2 V-8 from the Corvette. The SS package adds 20-inch alloy wheels, 225/50-R20 V-rated performance tires, and a lowered performance suspension.

Mostly Unchanged

2006 Chevrolet Avalanche
2006 Chevrolet Aveo
Updated suspension tuning
2006 Chevrolet Aveo Sedan
Updated suspension tuning
2006 Chevrolet Cobalt Coupe
2.4L SS model is added
2006 Chevrolet Cobalt Sedan
2.4L SS models enter lineup
2006 Chevrolet Colorado Crew Cab
2006 Chevrolet Colorado Extended Cab
2006 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab
2006 Chevrolet Corvette
Chevy takes on the Dodge Viper with the ultimate street legal Corvette: the Z06. The famous 7.0L (427 C.I.) V-8 returns to the Corvette in the new Z06 (although GM calls the LS7 a small-block). This special motor is hand-assembled for optimum performance, and redlines at an impressive 7000 RPM. The latest Z06 is the fastest car ever offered by GM: 0-60 mph in less than 4 seconds, 1/4 mile under 12 seconds, and a top speed greater than 190 mph. Other unique performance upgrades include carbon-fiber front fender, 6-piston front/4-piston rear brakes, and a dry sump engine lubrication system.
2006 Chevrolet Corvette Convertible
A 6-speed automatic w/ paddle shift controls replaces the 4-speed automatic.
2006 Chevrolet Equinox
2006 Chevrolet Express
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Crew Cab
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Extended Cab
2006 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Regular Cab
2006 Chevrolet SSR
Horsepower on six-speed manual increases to 400hp. Automatic models increase to 395hp.
2006 Chevrolet Suburban
2006 Chevrolet Tahoe
2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer EXT
New front fascia
2006 Chevrolet Uplander
An optional 235hp 3.9L V6 will be offered mid-year

Other

2006 Chevrolet Kodiak 4500 by MTE

Discontinued

2005 Chevrolet Astro
2005 Chevrolet Blazer
2005 Chevrolet Blazer
2005 Chevrolet Cavalier Coupe
2005 Chevrolet Cavalier Sedan
2005 Chevrolet Venture LWB