Chevrolet has never actually tasted success in the Indian market, although their recent product portfolio consists of some worthy products including the Enjoy MPV, the Sail hatchback and compact sedan perhaps all these is going to change soon.
According to the recent reports Chevrolet is planning to introduce the Trailblazer SUV which will take on the Toyota Fortuner in the Indian market by the second half of 2015, while they also have plans to launch the Spin MPV towards the first half of 2016.
Recently Motorbash caught the Trailblazer SUV being tested on Indian roads covered in heavy camouflage. The Chevrolet Trailblazer is already on sale in the markets of Philippines and Thailand where it is available with the 2.5 Litre and a more powerful 2.8 Litre diesel engines. These engines offer an impressive amount of power and torque, expect the new Trailblazer SUV to come with the bigger 2.8 Litre engine which produces an impressive 200 Hp of peak power and 500 NM of torque while the smaller 2.5 Litre engine produces about 163 Hp of peak power and 380 Nm of torque, the Trailblazer SUV to get the 6 speed automatic as well as the 6 speed manual transmission and also with 4 wheel drive system.
The Trailblazer will take on the Toyota Fortuner as well as the popular Ford Endeavour (Everest) and as you all know that these are all big boys’ toys while the upcoming Trailblazer too is not a small machine either, it measures about 4, 878 meters in length and also has an impressive ground clearance of 241 mm. With an impressive length and long wheelbase you can expect an impressive amount of space inside, this upcoming SUV can carry 7 occupants inside comfortably, while talking about comfort the Trailblazer’s interior as well as Dashboard looks quite upmarket too but we are still not sure what kind of equipments will this Indian spec Trailblazer will receive yet.