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2006 Chevrolet Trailblazer

At a Glance

Pricing $29,155 - $39,330
Drive Types RWD, 4WD, AWD
Engines 4.2l I6, 6.0l V8
Transmissions A4
Fuel Economy 12-14 (city), 16-20 (highway)

Overview Information

A handsome midsize SUV equipped with a 4.2L inline 6, the aged Trailblazer was Chevy's answer to the once popular Ford Explorer. The sporty Trailblazer SS has a 6.0L V-8 in a 2WD or AWD variants. SS-specific features include a lowered, performance-oriented suspension, unique front and rear fascias, and special interior trim. Stabilitrak(R) vehicle stability control is standard on all Trailblazers. A rear seat DVD video system is also available. The Trailblazer is slowly being phased out in favor of Chevrolet's new crossover the Traverse.

What Changed:

The 5.3L V8 engine has been dropped as the Trailblazer is slowly phased out.

Official Word:

In the face of a challenging and evolving SUV market, the Chevy TrailBlazer continues to appeal to customers who seek a midsize package with the capabilities of larger truck. In 2007, Chevrolet sold nearly 135,000 TrailBlazers, making it one of the industry's most popular SUVs. Along with its unique capabilities, the TrailBlazer continues to offer a value-driven combination of standard comfort, convenience and safety features. The lineup is headed by the performance-bred TrailBlazer SS that offers...Read.

Model/Trim/Package Engine MPG VjI Base Price
Trailblazer LT 1LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 RWD 14/20/17 $29,155
Trailblazer LT 1LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $31,330
Trailblazer LT 2LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 RWD 14/20/17 $32,020
Trailblazer LT 2LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $33,445
Trailblazer LT 3LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 RWD 14/20/17 $33,595
Trailblazer LT 3LT 4.2l I6 (285-bhp) A4 4WD 14/20/17 $35,770
Trailblazer SS 6.0l V8 (390-bhp) A4 AWD 12/16/14 $37,195
Trailblazer SS 6.0l V8 (390-bhp) A4 RWD 12/16/14 $39,330