Chevrolet he has taken the covers off The new Blazer EV, an electric SUV that the American brand had already been briefly shown before. Now, however, more details are coming to this new model. To see it on the road, we will have to wait for a long time will go on sale from summer 2023 (you can already pre-order from the manufacturer’s website). This new battery design will be offered in 4 different priced versions starting at $47,595 (excluding tax). Now let’s see its main features.
Chevrolet Blazer EV it resides on the Ultium platform that the General Motors Group has clearly created for its electric vehicles. The design of the car is not new as the American brand had already shared some images earlier. The official presentation, of course, represents an opportunity to see the new car in more detail.
As we said before, Chevrolet is offering its electric SUV inside 4 versions: 1LT, 2LT, RS and SS. In particular, the SS version is the sportiest and in addition to having a more powerful powertrain, it is also recognized for some special styling options such as a new grille, roof and pillars in black in contrast to the body color and 22-inch alloy wheels.
Inside the passenger compartment, an 11-inch instrument screen and a 17.7-inch infotainment system screen are visible. You don’t have to press any buttons to start the car. All you have to do is lock the doors and hit the brake pedal to start the power train. The vehicle’s remote control will “authorize” the vehicle’s starting system.
Speaking, however, of the powertrain, we only know that high-frequency version ability to give415 kW and 877 Nm of torque. To accelerate from 0 to 60 miles per hour (96 km/h), it takes less than 4 seconds. As for autonomy, the actual battery capacity is not presented. However, depending on the chosen model, a range of up to 320 miles can be expected, i.e. up to approximately 515 km.
The only model that comes standard with two engines and all-wheel drive is the Chevrolet Blazer EV SS. Below we propose a table provided by the manufacturer that summarizes the main technical characteristics presented so far.
The collector can be charged with direct current up to maximum power of 190 kW. In alternating current, on the other hand, it will be possible to supply energy up to a maximum of 11.5 kW. With Ultium Charge 360, owners will have access to more than 100,000 public charging stations in the United States and Canada.
Speaking of ADAS systems, the new Chevrolet Blazer EV can rely on Chevy’s Safety Assist unit and various other safety solutions. In addition, this model can be equipped of the advanced Super Cruise system. Finally, curiosity. The American brand will also create a special edition of its new model for the police.