General Motors has appear abounding ammunition abridgement estimates for the 2021 Chevy Tahoe with the accessible Duramax turbo-diesel 3.0L LM2 inline-six engine, certifying it as is the best fuel-efficient SUV in its class.
The EPA appear its ammunition abridgement abstracts for the RWD 2021 Chevy Tahoe agent aftermost month, appraisement it at 21 mpg city, 28 mpg artery and 24 mpg combined. Now, the estimates for the agent 4WD archetypal are accessible as well, the SUV boasting 26 mpg highway, 20 mpg burghal and 22 mpg combined.
By comparison, the 2021 Chevy Tahoe with the abject 5.3L L84 V8 gas agent and 4WD posts 16 mpg city, 20 mpg artery and 18 mpg combined. Models with the bigger, added able 6.2L L87 V8 gas agent and 4WD are rated at 14 mpg city, 19 mpg artery and 16 mpg combined.
When able with the 3.0L LM2 inline-six and 2WD, the 2021 Chevy Tahoe is rated at 21 mpg city, 28 mpg artery and 24 mpg combined. Models with the 5.3L L84 V8 and 2WD, meanwhile, are certified at 16 mpg city, 20 mpg artery and 18 mpg combined, while 6.2L L87 V8/2WD models are acceptable for 15 mpg city, 20 mpg artery and 17 mpg combined.
Chevy’s new 3.0L LM2 inline-six turbo-diesel is accessible on all 2021 Chevy Tahoe trim levels except the off-road-oriented Z71. The agent is rated at 277 application and 460 pound-feet of torque and is commutual alone with a GM 10-speed automated transmission. It costs $995 added to accouter than the abject 5.3L L84 V8 and is additionally accessible in the range-topping High Country trim with a $1,500 amount abatement over the 6.2L L87 V8.
The aboriginal chump deliveries of the 2021 Chevy Tahoe and 2021 Chevy Suburban with the turbo-diesel are accepted to activate afore the end of the month. Cartage able with the two V8 engines started aircraft to dealers beforehand in the year, but the agent agent was offered as a late-availability advantage on the SUVs for 2021, so chump cartage alone began rolling off the band at the GM Arlington Assembly bulb recently. Subscribe to GM Authority for added GM-related ammunition abridgement news, Chevrolet Tahoe news, Chevrolet news, and around-the-clock GM account coverage.