The all-new 2021 Chevrolet Tahoe and Suburban are vastly improved over their respective predecessors and The Quick Lane Automobile lately had the chance to check out the duo back-to-back.
The video under options two drag races between the duo, in addition to a set of particular person acceleration runs to see how shortly these two are. In fact, those that will purchase the Tahoe and Suburban are unlikely to ever pin the throttle off the road, not to mention truly attempt to drag race somebody. Nonetheless, it’s a video price watching.
Whereas each the new Tahoe and Suburban sit on GM’s T1 platform, the Tahoe examined by The Quick Lane Automobile was outfitted with the out there 5.3-liter V8 whereas the Suburban had GM’s bigger 6.2-liter V8 mill. The Tahoe’s 5.3-liter is sweet for 355 hp and 383 lb-ft (519 Nm) of torque whereas the Suburban produces 402 hp and 460 lb-ft (623 Nm). Each use 10-speed computerized transmissions.
Because of its extra grunt, the Suburban has an edge off the road however it isn’t that a lot faster than the Tahoe. That is little doubt on account of the truth that the Tahoe is roughly 270 lbs (122 kg) lighter.
Within the particular person acceleration exams, the Suburban recorded 0-60 mph (96 km/h) instances of 8.75 seconds and 9.52 seconds. By comparability, the only timed acceleration run within the Tahoe noticed it clock a time of 9.73 seconds. The reviewers are eager to level out that these exams had been performed at a monitor roughly 1 mile (1.6 km) above sea stage, impacting 0-60 mph instances by roughly 1 second.