J.D. Power

2012 Chevrolet Tahoe

#2 in Large SUV
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2012 Chevrolet Tahoe Ratings
82

Years

Consumer Rating

The J.D. Power 100-Point Score is based on hundreds of thousands of independent and unbiased opinions of verified car owners.
J.D. Power
82
Out of 100

Quality & Reliability

Great
83/100
Measures the level of defects, malfunctions, and design flaws experienced by vehicle owners. Covers the entire vehicle from engine to infotainment system. A higher rating means fewer problems.

Driving Experience

Average
74/100
Owners' evaluation of the vehicle's design, performance, comfort, functionality, safety, and technology, comprise this rating. Newer and recently-redesigned vehicles tend to score better.

Resale

Great
87/100
J.D. Power's forecast of depreciation (how much of its current value the vehicle will likely lose) over the next three years. Lower depreciation equals a higher rating.

Dealership Experience

Not Rated
Owners' experience with this brand's dealerships during the purchase and service process make up this rating. Key factors include customer service, dealership facilities, and the quality of work.

Best Large SUV of 2012

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Large SUV
Rating
#2 Chevrolet Tahoe
82

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Owners Like

Measured owner satisfaction with 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe after 90-days of ownership.
  • The vehicle's navigation system
  • Sound of the engine/exhaust
  • Vehicle stability in poor conditions

Owners Don't Like

The problems experienced by owners of the 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe during the first 90-days of ownership.
  • Comfort of the 3rd row seats
  • Amount of trunk/hatch space
  • Smoothness of vehicle's ride

Performance Specs

MPG City

15

MPG Hwy

21

Horsepower

320

Transmission

6 speed, Automatic w/OD

Engine

Gas/Ethanol V8

Drivetrain

Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive

Available Trims

2012 Chevrolet Tahoe Review

Overview
You want a highly capable full-size SUV that can seat a crowd and haul a trailer without breaking a sweat. Yet you also need a vehicle that is fuel efficient – not just powerful. The 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe lets you have it both ways. Its capabilities are legendary with a trailering capacity of up to 8500 pounds. Its power is formidable with a standard 320 horse power Vortec 5.3L V8 engine It’s engine features Active Fuel Management and the Tahoe has better fuel economy than key competitors with 21 miles per gallon highway. Inside the cabin you will be greeted by an abundance of space Tahoe offers seating configurations for up to nine. Blue tooth wireless and Tri-zone climate controls provide yet another form of comfort. A reflection of Tahoe's commitment to safety can be seen in it’s steel safety cage six airbags stabilitrack with traction control and Onstar with automatic crash response. And it isn't only the occupant protection that's advanced. The newly available side blind zone alert uses radar technology to detect a vehicle entering a blind spot. So don't trade off capability for fuel efficiency. Get it all in the 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe - The ideal family companion.

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