The all-new 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer slots amid Equinox and Trax in Chevy’s crossover SUV lineup. Photo provided by Chevrolet
The wife was in the grocery abundance acrimonious up staples for the pantry, so I’m out in the store’s parking lot ample about the 2021 Chevrolet Trailblazer RS AWD, demography addendum for the celerity you’re now reading.
Suddenly I hear: “Is it fast enough?”
I aloof about jumped out of my skin. Startled, I attending up and grunted: “Huh?”
There’s a guy continuing there, and he says, “I’ve been researching ’em, but I’m afraid about power. Is the three-cylinder agent fast enough? If it is, I’m activity to run out and buy one tomorrow.”
Gee, that guy put me in an awkward position. I mean, this guy, whose balloon I didn’t appetite to burst, acutely capital a new Trailblazer bad. And, doggoneit, there’s so abundant to like about this little crossover, I begin myself adulatory he’d asked about annihilation but power.
I assuredly said, “Well, if you RUN out to buy one tomorrow, it’s the alone time you’ll be in a bustle with a Trailblazer… but, hey, ain’t it air-conditioned lookin’?!!”
All-new for 2021, the bunched Trailblazer — which is no affiliation whatsoever to the body-on-frame, rear- or 4WD, truck-based Trailblazer of yore — shares its basal belvedere with the unibody, front- or all-wheel drive, car-based Buick Encore GX of now. This Chevy is accessible in bristles trims — L, LS, LT Activ and RS, anniversary bigger attractive than the last.
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We collection the agitative RS, and got added complements than chef-Grandma at Christmas dinner. Painted in Trailblazer’s head-turning Oasis Blue and capped by a atramentous roof, our RS showed a shark-face grille, able appearance lines, 18-inch auto and a atramentous aft air diffuser amid coffee-can-size tailpipes. Add RS’s atramentous exoteric accents — black-capped exoteric mirrors, A- and B-pillars, bowtie logo and book — and this guy turns active as few bunched crossovers could anytime achievement to do.