2013 Chevrolet Tahoe Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$40,405-$57,725
$37,577-$53,684
15 /CITY / 21 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2013 Chevrolet Tahoe
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name LS (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 40405.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 45555.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LTZ (2WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 54620.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LS (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 44465.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 48405.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LTZ (4WD 4dr 1500) Transmission Automatic MSRP 57725.00 Engine 5.3L/323 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
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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, 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 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.)
  • Headliner, cloth
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting
  • Floor mats, color-keyed carpeted first and second row, removable
  • 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
  • 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, 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
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • 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, driver manual lumbar control, floor console and rear storage pockets
  • Seats, heated, driver and front passenger (Included and only available with (A95) front bucket seats. (AN3) front bucket seats contain integrated seat heaters.)
  • Seat adjuster, front passenger 6-way power
  • Console, floor with storage area, cup holders and integrated second row audio controls
  • Pedals, power-adjustable for accelerator and brake (Includes memory function with (AN3) front bucket seats.)
  • Remote vehicle starter system includes Remote Keyless Entry
  • Air conditioning, tri-zone automatic climate control with individual climate settings for driver and right front passenger
  • 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.)
  • Steering wheel, heated, leather-wrapped and color-keyed with theft-deterrent locking feature
  • Universal Home Remote includes garage door opener, programmable
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7.5" (43.2 cm x 19.1 cm) aluminum, 5-spoke with smooth surface and rectangular pockets
  • Tires, P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall
  • Wheel, 17" (43.2 cm) full-size, steel spare
  • Tire carrier, lockable outside spare winch-type mounted under frame at rear
  • Tire, spare P265/70R17 all-season blackwall
  • Luggage rack side rails, roof-mounted, Black
  • Luggage rack center rails, roof-mounted, Black
  • Fascia, front color-keyed
  • Fascia, rear color-keyed
  • Moldings, color-keyed bodyside
  • Assist steps, Black
  • 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
  • Tires, P265/70R17 all-season, blackwall (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
  • Grille insert, bright chrome
  • Fascia, rear color-keyed with chrome strip and integrated trailer hitch cover
  • 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 and ground illumination (Mirror caps are bright chrome. Includes memory function and curb-tilt.)
  • Door handles, bright chrome
  • Liftgate, rear power-operated
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
  • Transmission, 6-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode
  • Rear axle, 3.08 ratio (Not available with (K5L) Heavy-Duty Trailering Package.)
  • Suspension Package, Premium Smooth Ride
  • GVWR, 7100 lbs. (3221 kg) (Standard on 2WD models.)
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Battery, 660 cold cranking amps with 80 amp hour rating
  • Alternator, 160 amps
  • Trailering equipment includes trailering hitch platform, 7-wire harness with independent fused trailering circuits mated to a 7-way sealed connector and 2" trailering receiver
  • Suspension, front coil-over-shock with stabilizer bar
  • Suspension, rear multi-link with coil springs
  • Steering, power
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, 4-wheel disc, VAC power
  • Powertrain grade braking
  • Differential, heavy-duty locking rear
  • Suspension Package, Autoride, bi-state variable shock dampening and rear air-assisted load-leveling includes automatic air level control
  • GVWR, 7300 lbs. (3311 kg) (Standard on 4WD 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 or with (K5L) heavy-duty trailering package.)
  • Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted (Standard on 4WD models. Not available on 2WD models.)
  • Recovery hooks, front, frame-mounted (Included and only available on 2WD models when (Z71) Off-Road Suspension Package is ordered. Standard on 4WD models.)
  • Transfer case, active, 2-speed electronic Autotrac with rotary controls, includes neutral position for dinghy towing. (Requires 4WD models.)
  • Recovery hooks, chrome (Requires 4WD models.)
PACKAGE
    SAFETY
    • StabiliTrak, stability control system with traction control includes electronic trailer sway control and hill start assist
    • 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 child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, head curtain side-impact, first and second row outboard seating positions with rollover sensor, includes third row seating positions with (AS3) passenger third row bench seat (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
    • Air bags, seat-mounted side-impact, driver and right-front passenger for thorax and pelvic protection (Always use safety belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See the Owner's Manual for more information.)
    • OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes, Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, First Assist, Injury Severity Predictor, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Stolen Vehicle Slowdown, Remote Ignition Block, Remote Door Unlock, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with OnStar eNav, Destination Download (requires navigation radio), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands Free Calling and available OnStar RemoteLink mobile app. (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
    • Tire Pressure Monitoring System air pressure sensors in each tire with pressure display in Driver Information Center (does not apply to spare tire)
    • Rear Park Assist with audible warning
    • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and front passenger in all seating positions
    • Automatic Crash Response
    • Stolen Vehicle Assistance
    • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation
    • Side Blind Zone Alert
    • Rear Vision Camera (Note: images appear on Navigation screen for units equipped with (UYS) AM/FM stereo with MP3 compatible CD/DVD player and navigation. For units not equipped with Navigation systems images will appear within rearview mirror.)
    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
    • Audio system feature, 6-speaker system
    • 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.)
    • Audio system feature, USB port
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2013 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the XM Premier package, with over 140 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Not available with (UYS) audio system with navigation. If you subscribe after your trial period, subscriptions are continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Other fees and taxes will apply. All fees and programming subject to change.)
    • 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, 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, 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/SiriusXM stereo with CD player 7-inch touch-screen Color Interface Display (CID), 30 gig usable Hard Drive storage space, with navigation and voice recognition, USB port, MP3 playback capability, Radio Data System (RDS), speed-compensated volume, time shift recording capability
    • Audio system feature, Bose Centerpoint Surround Sound 10-speaker system
    • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2013 GM models. Enjoy a 3- month trial to the XM Premier package, with over 140 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (If you subscribe after your trial period, subscriptions are continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. See SiriusXM Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Other fees and taxes will apply. All fees and programming subject to change.)
    • NavTraffic is available in over 130 markets and works with your vehicle's navigation system to give you detailed 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 NavTraffic at the same time you're enjoying SiriusXM Satellite Radio. You'll find that once you start using NavTraffic, you won't want to drive without it. (Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after trial period which is continuous until you call SiriusXM to cancel. Available only in select markets. For more information, see siriusxm.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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