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A comfortable and tech-packed SUV.

2019 Chevrolet Blazer Review | CarMax

Fully redesigned and reintroduced for the 2019 model year, the Chevrolet Blazer is an attractive and modern three-row SUV. You can choose from four different model trims and two engines. The RS and Premier trim include standard all-wheel drive. With some of the latest innovations that Chevrolet has to offer and fresh, attractive styling, the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer should help you stand out on roads crowded with other crossover SUVs.

Key Specs and Features

  • Standard front-wheel drive with available all-wheel drive on lower trims and all-wheel drive standard on RS and Premier trims.
  • Pick from either a 2.5L four-cylinder engine or a 3.6L V6 engine.
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control and heated front seats are standard on all models.
  • A high-definition rearview camera comes standard on all models, with an available multi-camera surround-view system optional on RS and Premier trims.
  • A system that alerts you if there is an occupant in the rear seat when the vehicle is locked comes standard on all trims.

5 Reasons to Buy

1. Attractive styling

Some crossover SUVs come with inspiring styling and the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer is one of them. With its modern fresh looks and bold body lines, the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer stands out in a crowd. The RS trim gives the Blazer an aggressive and sporty look by darkening the wheels and tail lights. Stand-out colors like Red Hot and Sunlit Bronze Metallic can really make the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer pop.

2. Modern, economical engine choices

2019 Chevrolet Blazer Review: Engine | CarMax

Standard on all 2019 Chevrolet Blazers is a 2.5L four-cylinder engine making 193 horsepower. When combined with a nine-speed automatic transmission, the EPA-estimated fuel economy is 22 mpg city 27 mpg highway.1 An available 3.6L V6 engine making 308 horsepower is optional on the Blazer trim and standard on RS or Premier trims. When configured with the all-wheel drive and V6 engine, the EPA-estimated fuel economy is 18 mpg city and 25 mpg highway.1

3. Modern driving aids

No matter the driving technology you're interested in, it's likely the Chevrolet Blazer has the available options. Blind-spot monitoring and rear cross-traffic alerts are standard on Blazer V6 trims and higher. Adaptive cruise control, forward collision warning, forward collision braking, and lane-keep assist are available options on RS and Premier trims.

4. Comfortable interior

2019 Chevrolet Blazer Review: Front Seats | CarMax

If you have five passengers that need to travel, there should be enough space for you all to be comfortable in the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer. With standard heated front seats and available second-row heated seats on Blazer, RS, and Premier trims, you can stay warm in the cold. Power seating is standard on Blazer trims and higher, too.

2019 Chevrolet Blazer Review: Backseats | CarMax

5. Smart infotainment technology

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Taking advantage of current audio-streaming technology may be of interest to you. The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer offers a system that features an eight-inch touchscreen, Bluetooth® connectivity, and Android Auto™ and Apple CarPlay® as standard. A mobile LTE hotspot is optional on all trims too.3 This means your passengers will always be connected and entertained.


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What You Need to Know

2019 Chevrolet Blazer trims

There are four trims to choose from:

L - The entry-level trim comes standard with a leather-wrapped steering wheel, an eight-inch touchscreen, heated mirrors, and a rearview camera.

Blazer - Building on the well-equipped L trim, the Blazer trim is available in Blazer and Blazer V6 versions, depending on your choice of cloth or leather seats. Standard features also include satellite radio, heated front seats, rear-facing parking sensors, and rear cross-traffic alerts.

RS - A sport-themed trim that adds some unique exterior trim pieces. Added standard equipment includes a foot-activated power tailgate, navigation, and a heated steering wheel.

Premier- The top-level trim with luxury touches, the Premier trim includes perforated leather seats with suede inserts, a Bose® eight-speaker audio system, and ventilated front seats.

2019 Chevrolet Blazer colors

The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer is available in the following colors (depending on trim):

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Graphite Metallic
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Oakwood Metallic
  • Nightfall Gray Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White
  • Sunlit Bronze Metallic

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The Bottom Line

The 2019 Chevrolet Blazer is a refreshed take on the crossover SUV from Chevrolet. It has attractive styling and unique colors that help it stand out from the crowd. There is a good selection of standard features and available technology, including an LTE hotspot3 and high-definition surround-view cameras.

You can find out more about the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer and other similar vehicles at the following resources:

1Fuel economy figures are based on EPA estimates when vehicles sold as new. Fuel economy may vary for reasons like driving conditions and vehicle history. Unless specified, figures are for vehicles equipped with an automatic transmission. See fueleconomy.gov for details.
2Various factors may impact towing capacity, including the weight of passengers, cargo, and options/accessories.
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