2011 Chevrolet Suburban Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$41,335-$56,580
$38,442-$52,619
13 /CITY / 18 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2011 Chevrolet Suburban
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name LS (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 41335.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 44845.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LTZ (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 53580.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LS (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 44180.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 47690.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LTZ (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 56580.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LS (2WD 4dr 2500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 42945.00 Engine 6.0L/366 City/Hwy MPG 10/16
Name LT (2WD 4dr 2500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 46435.00 Engine 6.0L/366 City/Hwy MPG 10/16
Name LS (4WD 4dr 2500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 45785.00 Engine 6.0L/366 City/Hwy MPG 10/15
Name LT (4WD 4dr 2500) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 49280.00 Engine 6.0L/366 City/Hwy MPG 10/15
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front bucket with Premium Cloth (AG1) 6-way power driver and (AG2) front passenger seat adjusters, adjustable head restraints, (AM1) driver manual lumbar control, floor console and rear storage pockets
  • Seats, second row 60/40 split-folding bench, 3-passenger with center armrest with 2 cup holders
  • Seat trim, cloth
  • Seat adjuster, driver 6-way power
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 6-way power (Standard with (A95) front bucket seats only. Not available with (AZ3) 40/20/40 split-bench front seat.)
  • Seats, third row 50/50 split-bench, 3-passenger, removable, all-belts-to-seat
  • Console, floor with storage area, cup holders and integrated second row audio controls (Not available with (AZ3) 40/20/40 split-bench front seat.)
  • Floor mats, color-keyed carpeted first and second row, removable
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel, adjustable with brake/transmission shift interlock
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped
  • Steering wheel controls, mounted audio and cruise controls
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer with trip odometer, fuel level, voltmeter, engine temperature, oil pressure and tachometer
  • Warning tones headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver and right-front passenger safety belt unfasten and turn signal on
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System air pressure sensors in each tire with pressure display in Driver Information Center (does not apply to spare tire)
  • Windows, power with driver Express-Down and lockout features
  • Door locks, power programmable with lockout protection
  • Remote vehicle starter prep package includes Remote Keyless Entry (Remote vehicle starter fob available as a Chevy Accessory.)
  • Cruise control, electronic with set and resume speed
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASS-Key III
  • Heater, rear auxiliary with rear passenger heating ducts
  • Air conditioning, tri-zone manual HVAC controls with individual climate settings for driver, right-front passenger and rear seat with rear controls located in floor console with front bucket seats and in the roof console with front bench seat
  • Air conditioning, rear auxiliary
  • Defogger, rear-window electric
  • Power outlets, 3 auxiliary, 12-volt includes 2 on the instrument panel and 1 in the cargo area
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • Headliner, cloth
  • Visors, driver and front passenger illuminated vanity mirrors, padded with cloth trim, extends on rod
  • Assist handles, front passenger and second row outboard
  • Lighting, interior with dome light, driver- and passenger-side door switch with delayed entry feature, cargo lights, door handle or Remote Keyless Entry-activated illuminated entry and map lights in front and second seat positions
  • Seats, front bucket with leather-appointed seating (AG1) 6-way power driver and (AG2) front passenger seat adjusters, adjustable head restraints, (AM1) driver manual lumbar control, floor console and rear storage pockets
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 6-way power
  • Console, floor with storage area, cup holders and integrated second row audio controls
  • Remote vehicle starter system includes Remote Keyless Entry
  • Pedals, power-adjustable for accelerator and brake (Includes memory function with (AN3) front bucket seats.)
  • Air conditioning, tri-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and right front passenger
  • Power outlets, 5 auxiliary, 12-volt includes 2 on the instrument panel, 1 in the cargo area, 1 inside the center console and 1 at the back of the console
  • Seats, front bucket with Perforated leather-appointed seating (AG1) 12-way power driver and (AG2) front passenger seat adjusters, power lumbar control, heated and cooled seats, 2-position driver memory (including lumbar), adjustable head restraints, storage pockets and floor console
  • Seats, second row bucket with leather-appointed seating, reclining
  • Seats, heated and cooled driver and front passenger
  • Seats, heated second row
  • Seat release, second row, power release only
  • Console, floor with storage area, cup holders and integrated second row audio controls (Includes woodgrain covered forward storage.)
  • Universal Home Remote includes garage door opener, programmable
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming
  • Cargo mat
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) aluminum, 5-spoke, with smooth surface and rectangular pockets (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Tires, P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall (Requires 1/2 ton models.)
  • Wheel, 17" (43.2 cm) full-size, steel spare (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Tire, spare P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall (1/2 ton models only. Upgradeable to SEO (4JP) P265/70R17 on-/off-road, blackwall spare tire.)
  • Tire carrier, lockable outside spare, winch-type mounted under frame at rear
  • Luggage rack side rails, roof-mounted, Black
  • Luggage rack center rails, roof-mounted, Black
  • Fascia, front color-keyed
  • Fascia, rear color-keyed
  • Assist steps, Black
  • Moldings, color-keyed bodyside
  • Headlamps, dual halogen composite with automatic exterior lamp control and flash-to-pass feature
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, manual-folding (Mirror caps are color-keyed.)
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield and driver- and front passenger-side glass)
  • Wiper, rear intermittent with washer
  • Door handles, color-keyed
  • Liftgate with liftglass, rear door system with rear-window wiper/washer
  • Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) aluminum, 5-spoke, with smooth surface and rectangular pockets (1/2 ton models only. Not available with (Z71) Off-Road Suspension Package.)
  • Tires, P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall (Requires 1/2 ton models. Not available with (Z71) Off-Road Suspension Package.)
  • Assist steps, Black (Not available with (Z71) Off-Road Suspension Package.)
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Wheels, 4 - 20" x 8.5" (50.8 cm x 21.6 cm) polished aluminum
  • Tires, P275/55R20 all-season, blackwall
  • Tire, spare P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Fascia, rear color-keyed with chrome strip and integrated trailer hitch cover
  • Grille insert, bright chrome
  • Moldings, color-keyed bodyside (Unique design with chrome strip included on LTZ.)
  • Mirrors, outside heated power-adjustable, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming with integrated turn signal indicators, ground illumination and curb-tilt (Mirror caps are bright chrome. Includes memory function with (AN3) front bucket seats.)
  • Door handles, bright chrome
  • Liftgate, rear power-operated
  • Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) 8-lug bright machined aluminum (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Tires, LT265/70R17E all-terrain, blackwall (Requires 3/4 ton models. Included and only available with (P25) 4 - 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) 8-lug bright machined aluminum wheels.)
  • Wheel, 16" (40.6 cm) full-size spare (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Tire, spare LT265/75R16E on-/off-road, blackwall (Requires 3/4 ton models.)
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, Vortec 5.3L V8 SFI FlexFuel with Active Fuel Management, capable of running on unleaded or up to 85% ethanol (with gas - 320 hp [238.6 kW] @ 5400 rpm, 335 lb-ft of torque [452.2 N-m] @ 4000 rpm, with E85 ethanol - 326 hp [243.1 kW] @ 5300 rpm, 348 lb-ft of torque [469.8 N-m] @ 4400 rpm), iron block (Requires 2WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode (Requires 1/2 ton models.)
  • Rear axle, 3.08 ratio (Requires 1/2 ton models. Not available with (K5L) Heavy-Duty Trailering Package.)
  • Suspension Package, Premium Smooth Ride (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Battery, heavy-duty 600 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power
  • Alternator, 160 amps (Standard on 1/2 ton models. Included and only available with (VYU) Snow Plow Prep Package on 4WD 3/4 ton models. Not available on 2WD 3/4 ton models.)
  • Trailering equipment includes trailering hitch platform, 7-wire harness with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector and (VR4) 2" trailering receiver
  • GVWR, 7200 lbs. (3266 kg) (Requires 2WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • Suspension, front coil-over-shock with stabilizer bar (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Suspension, rear multi-link with coil springs (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Steering, power
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc, VAC power (1/2 ton models only.)
  • Differential, heavy-duty locking rear
  • Suspension Package, Autoride, bi-state variable shock dampening and rear air-assisted load-leveling includes (G69) automatic air level control
  • Alternator, 160 amps
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc, VAC power
  • Engine, Vortec 5.3L V8 SFI FlexFuel with Active Fuel Management, capable of running on unleaded or up to 85% ethanol (with gas - 320 hp [238.6 kW] @ 5400 rpm, 335 lb-ft of torque [452.2 N-m] @ 4000 rpm, with E85 ethanol - 326 hp [243.1 kW] @ 5300 rpm, 348 lb-ft of torque [469.8 N-m] @ 4400 rpm), iron block (Requires 4WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • 4-wheel drive
  • Transfer case, active, single-speed, electronic Autotrac with rotary controls, does not include neutral. Cannot be dinghy towed. (Requires (GU4) 3.08 rear axle ratio. Not available on 2WD models, 3/4 ton models or with (K5L) heavy-duty trailering package.)
  • Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted (Not available on 2WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • GVWR, 7400 lbs. (3357 kg) (Requires 4WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted (Included and only available on 1/2 ton 2WD models with (Z71) Off-Road Suspension Package. Standard on 4WD 1/2 ton models and all 3/4 ton models.)
  • Transfer case, active, 2-speed electronic Autotrac with rotary controls, includes neutral position for dinghy towing. (Requires 4WD 1/2 ton models.)
  • Recovery hooks, chrome (Requires 4WD models.)
  • Engine, Vortec 6.0L Variable Valve Timing V8 SFI (352 hp [262.5 kW] @ 5400 rpm, 382 lb-ft of torque [515.7 N-m] @ 4200 rpm) (Requires 3/4 ton models.)
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode (Requires 3/4 ton models.)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio (Requires 3/4 ton models.)
  • Suspension Package, Handling/Trailering, heavy-duty (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Alternator, 145 amps (Not available on 1/2 ton models.)
  • Cooling, external engine oil cooler, heavy-duty air-to-oil integral to driver side of radiator (Included and only available with (K5L) Heavy-Duty Trailering Package on 1/2 ton models. Included on all 3/4 ton models.)
  • Cooling, auxiliary transmission oil cooler, heavy-duty air-to-oil (Included and only available with (K5L) Heavy-Duty Trailering Package on 1/2 ton models. Included on all 3/4 ton models.)
  • Trailer brake controller, integrated (Available on
  • Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted
  • GVWR, 8600 lbs. (3901 kg) (Requires 3/4 ton models.)
  • Suspension, front independent with torsion bar (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Suspension, rear multi-stage leaf springs (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc with hydroboost (3/4 ton models only.)
  • Transfer case, active, 2-speed electronic Autotrac with rotary controls, includes neutral position for dinghy towing. (Requires 4WD models. Included with (K5L) heavy-duty trailering package or 3/4 ton models.)
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • StabiliTrak, stability control system with traction control
    • Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
    • Air bags, dual-stage frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (right-front passenger air bag status on overhead console) (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • Air bags, head curtain side-impact, first and second row outboard seating positions with rollover sensor, includes third row seating positions with (AS3) 3-passenger third row bench seat (Head curtain side air bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat outboard occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • Air bags, seat-mounted side-impact, driver and right-front passenger for thorax and pelvic protection (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size, even in vehicles equipped with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
    • OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance including Stolen Vehicle Slowdown and Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock, Turn-by- Turn Navigation with Destination Download (requires navigation radio) and OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling. (Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
    • Automatic Crash Response (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • Stolen Vehicle Assistance (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
    • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger
    • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
    • Rear Parking Assist, Ultrasonic with audible warning
    • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger in all seating positions
    • Rearview camera system
    ENTERTAINMENT
    • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), speed compensated volume, TheftLock, auxiliary input jack, and USB port (Not available with (PCJ) Sun, Entertainment and Destinations Package.)
    • Audio system feature, 6-speaker system
    • Audio system feature, USB port
    • Audio system controls, rear with 2 headphone jacks (headphones not included), power outlet and controls for volume, station selection and media) (Not available with (AZ3) 40/20/40 split-bench front seat.)
    • XM Radio is standard on nearly all 2011 GM models and includes 3 months of trial service. Get over 170 channels, including: commercial-free music, sports, news, talk, entertainment, comedy, family and kids' channels, and much more. With XM's incredible range of programming, everything worth listening to is on XM (Not available with (UUL) AM/FM stereo with CD player and MP3 playback, navigation, voice recognition or (UUK) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD/DVD player and DVD-based navigation. Requires a subscription sold separately by XM after the first 90 days. Available only in the 48 contiguous United States and District of Columbia. Visit gm.xmradio.com for details.)
    • Bluetooth for phone personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system and HMI (Human Machine Interface), with specific steering wheel controls (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar, delete is ordered.)
    • Audio system feature, Bose premium 9-speaker system with subwoofer in center console
    • Audio system controls, rear with 2 headphone jacks (headphones not included), power outlet and controls for volume, station selection and media)
    • Audio system with Navigation, AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD player and navigation auxiliary jack input, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), speed-compensated volume, TheftLock, USB Port, and voice recognition (Not available with (PCJ) Sun, Entertainment and Destinations Package.)
    • Audio system feature, Bose Centerpoint Surround Sound 10-speaker system
    • XM Radio is standard on nearly all 2011 GM models and includes 3 months of trial service. Get over 170 channels, including: commercial-free music, sports, news, talk, entertainment, comedy, family and kids' channels, and much more. With XM's incredible range of programming, everything worth listening to is on XM (Requires a subscription sold separately by XM after the first 90 days. Available only in the 48 contiguous United States and District of Columbia. Visit gm.xmradio.com for details.)
    • XM NavTraffic is available in over 80 markets and works with your vehicle's navigation system to give you real-time traffic data right when you need it most - while you're driving. You'll avoid traffic tie-ups, save time and gas by getting alternate routes, and, in some cases, receive traffic speed and drive time information. Plus, you can use XM NavTraffic at the same time you're enjoying XM Radio. You'll find that once you start using XM NavTraffic, you won't want to drive without it (Requires a subscription sold separately by XM after trial period. Available only in select markets. For more information, see xmradio.com/navtraffic.)
    • Bluetooth for phone personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system and HMI (Human Machine Interface), with specific steering wheel controls

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