Designers also took special pains to integrate the pickup box while at the same time making it taller. Smooth, quiet ride With its new frame, suspension and steering system - plus additional sound dampening - the Tahoe offers a luxury-car-like ride. Reviewers give the interior of the 2007 Chevy Tahoe high marks, not only for its pleasing design, but also its high level of comfort and functionality. With the second and third rows of seats folded, the Tahoe has 108. A choice of two- and four-wheel-drive models and a variety of axle ratios are also offered. Power and Associates Initial Quality Survey.
Leading the list of new-and-improved features is the clever power-release fold-and-tumble second-row seat. The multiple trim levels should allow you to fine-tune your choice based on the equipment level you want, but the Silverado can also be optioned in several ways. Everyone there was so friendly, there was no pressure, and they were ready to make deals to make us happy. The new platform includes a fully boxed frame for more chassis stiffness , coil-over-shock front suspension and rack-and-pinion steering, and the result is a surprisingly maneuverable and comfortable vehicle. Efforts were also made to limit the typically big gaps between tires and fenders in order to give the truck a more refined appearance without sacrificing utility. We were also struck by the Tahoe's quiet cabin and its inviting, upscale interior.
Power delivery with each V8 engine we tested was more than ample, and we were impressed with the smooth delivery of power through the electronically-controlled Hydra-Matic automatic transmission. Cargo The Tahoe's interior is not only expensive-looking and comfortable, it's also practical. Even though the Tahoe is both long 202 inches and wide 79 inches , it is still easy to handle and easy to park. The steeply angled windshield, wraparound fascia and faired-in headlights help contribute to a best-in-segment 0. A choice of two- and four-wheel-drive models, various cabs and bed lengths and a variety of axle ratios are also offered. Active Fuel Management The Active Fuel Management system available in four different V8s cuts the operation of four cylinders when they are unneeded and enhances fuel economy.
It offers significantly more power and torque pulling force with very little penalty in fuel economy. Our lengthy test drive took us over rough, washboard gravel roads, yet the Silverado's cabin remained quiet and composed. The StabiliTrak electronic stability control system is standard on crew cab models and available on select extended cab models. He drove to the place it was took several pictures to describe every aspect of vehicle. We got the car for well below market value and it's in great shape. Interior Features Reviewers are unanimous in their admiration of the Tahoe's interior.
With the second row upright and the third row removed, the Tahoe has a respectable 60. I live in Las Cruces, New Mexico and I'm shopping from my computer, I called to request pictures of the undercarriage they said they couldn't do it. Highlights include narrow gaps between body panels, enabled by the new version's significantly stiffer frame that limits body flex. Meanwhile, the Silverado offers segment-leading fuel economy thanks to the new line of Active Fuel Management-equipped V8 engines. The flared fenders, power bulge on the hood and large wheels and tires up to 20 inches in diameter speak to an understated but substantial presence on the road. This makes gaining access to the third row of seating as simple as pushing a button, as the seat immediately folds out of your way.
While we expect the 4. Any one dealing with dealership would benefit from his efforts. Later in production a 4. Chevrolet has made its StabiliTrak electronic stability control system standard on crew cab models, and it is available on extended cab models as an option. The two-wheel-drive Tahoe is tow rated at 7200 pounds, while the four-wheel drive is rated at a stout 7700 pounds. Both instrument panels are mounted lower and farther forward for an increased feeling of spaciousness and visibility. With the widest track in the segment, the Silverado is substantial but it eschews the bulbous but juvenile muscularity of some of its competitors.
Though the exterior styling is a bit less distinctive than the previous version, the Tahoe is still handsome, and its ride quality and overall responsiveness are markedly improved. We also praise the fact that Chevrolet has made its StabiliTrak electronic stability control system standard on the Tahoe, because it is potentially life-saving technology that can significantly reduce single-vehicle accidents. Additional new safety features include roof-mounted head side-curtain airbags with rollover protection. Standard wheels are 17 inches in diameter, while 18- and 20-inch wheels are also available. And for those with an ecological bent, a Flex-Fuel E85-capable engine is also available. Big knobs In a welcome bow to those who work hard to earn their keep - and who live in frigid climes - the Silverado has knobs, switches and door handles that can be easily operated while wearing gloves. Heated second-row seats are also available why make the kids second-class citizens? As the segment sales leader, the Tahoe offers outstanding resale value, much higher than the projected residual values for the , and Armada and about on par with the.
My husband and I drove 8 hours round trip for this car, and we will do it again when we need another vehicle. While we expect the 4. It offers significantly more power and torque pulling force with very little penalty in fuel economy. I have called multiple dealerships across the nation and none of them have said no to my request for further pictures just looking for signs of rust. It offers a dazzling array of five suspension systems, each tailored to suit specific driving requirements. As the segment sales leader, the Silverado offers very good resale value, higher than the projected residual values for the Dodge Ram, Ford F150 and Nissan Titan and similar to that of the Toyota Tundra. The extensive re-design includes improved chassis and steering, a quieter, more upscale interior and segment-leading fuel economy thanks to the new line of Active Fuel Management-equipped V8 engines.