GM has released more pictures of the all-new 2013 Chevrolet Trailblazer SUV. As a global SUV, the new Trailblazer will go on sale around the world, starting with Southeast Asia (i.e. Thailand, Indonesia, Philippines, Malaysia), and then Australia (as the Holden Colorado SUV), South America, Africa, Middle East and other markets. It will not be sold in North America.
The new Chevrolet Trailblazer is a 7-passenger SUV offered with two variants of GM’s new four-cylinder Duramax turbo-diesel engine, one a 2.5-liter [148 horsepower (150 PS) and 258 lb-ft (350 Nm) of torque] and the other a 2.8-liter unit [177-HP (180 PS) and 346 lb-ft (470 Nm)]. Both engines can be equipped with either a six-speed automatic transmission or a five-speed manual gearbox.
“The Trailblazer combines toughness and capability of an exclusively designed midsize SUV with boasting interior spaciousness, maximum comfort from 3-row / 7-seater interior layout, superior vehicle ride and handling. It also spearheads Chevrolet’s entry into the SUV-D segment for the first time in Thailand and in the region,” said Antonio Zara, Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Aftersales, GM Thailand/SEA and Chevrolet Sales Thailand.
The Trailblazer is available for order in Thailand with prices ranging from THB 1,059,000 to THB 1,489,000 (US$34,400 to US$48,400).