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2009 Chevrolet Tahoe 2009 GMC Yukon Hybrid 2009 Chevrolet Suburban
     
2-Wheel Drive LS
  • 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • 2-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 4-Wheel Drive LS
  • 2-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 4-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 4-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 2-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • 4-Wheel Drive LTZ
2-Wheel Drive Hybrid
  • 2-Wheel Drive Hybrid
  • 4-Wheel Drive Hybrid
1/2-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • 1/2-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • 1/2-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 3/4-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LS
  • 3/4-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 1/2-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LS
  • 1/2-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 1/2-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 3/4-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LS
  • 3/4-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 3/4-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LT 1LT
  • 1/2-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 3/4-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LT 2LT
  • 1/2-Ton 2-Wheel Drive LTZ
  • 1/2-Ton 4-Wheel Drive LTZ

Prices

MSRP $36,965 $50,920 $40,370
Invoice $34,377 $48,119 $37,544
Avg. Paid $20,869 $24,697 $21,697

U.S. News Scores

Overall 8.1 8.1 8.0
Critics' Rating 9.5 9.0 9.3
Performance 8.8 8.5 8.6
Interior 8.2 8.0 8.5
Operating Cost 7.4 7.8 7.3
Safety 8.7 8.7 8.7
Reliability 2.5 3.0 2.5

Pros & Cons

Pros
  • Respectable fuel economy
  • Spacious interior
  • Great fuel economy
  • Many standard features
  • Best-in-class cargo capacity
  • Ample towing capability
  • Good fuel economy for the class
Cons
  • Third row must be removed to expand cargo space
  • Third row doesn’t fold flat
  • Third row must be removed to expand cargo space

General Specs

Transmission Automatic Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Fuel/Engine Gas V8 4.8L/293 Gas/Electric V8 6.0L/366 Gas V8 5.3L/323
MPG 14 City / 20 Hwy 21 City / 22 Hwy 14 City / 20 Hwy

Exterior

Body

Body Style 4 Door 4 Door 4 Door 1500

Dimensions

Wheelbase(in) 116.0 116.0 130.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 79.0 79.0 79.1
Height, Overall (in) 76.9 76.9 76.8
Step Up Height - Front (in)
Step Up Height - Side (in)

Doors & Windows

Rear Defrost Standard Standard Standard
Privacy Glass Standard Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard Standard

Exterior Features

Sun/Moon Roof Optional
Power Tilt/Sliding Sunroof Optional
Sunroof Wind Deflector Optional
Running Boards Standard Standard Standard

Tires & Wheels

Tires - Front All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Tires - Rear All-Season Standard Standard Standard
Full Size Spare Tire Standard Standard
Tire Pressure Monitoring System Standard Standard Standard
Aluminum Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Chrome Wheels Standard Standard Standard
Steel Wheels Optional

Towing

Trailer Hitch Receiver Standard Standard Standard

Interior

Convenience & Comfort

Alarm Optional Optional Optional
Auxiliary Pwr Outlet Standard Standard Standard
Back-Up Camera Optional Standard Optional
Cruise Control Standard Standard Standard
Vehicle Anti-Theft System Standard Standard Standard
Auto-Off Headlights Standard Standard Standard
Luggage Rack Standard Standard
Rear Parking Aid Optional Standard Optional
Front Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Reading Lamps Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Heat Ducts Standard Standard Standard
Remote Engine Start Optional Standard Optional
Adjustable Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Steering Wheel Controls Standard Standard Standard
Leather Wrapped Steering Wheel Standard Standard Standard
Navigation from Telematics Optional Standard Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener Standard
Intermittent Wipers Standard
Front Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Rear Floor Mats Standard Standard Standard
Keyless Entry Standard Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard Standard
Electrochromic rearview mirror Standard Optional
Heated Exterior Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Heated Mirrors Standard Standard Standard
Heated Exterior Passenger Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Driver Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Folding Mirrors Standard
Power Passenger Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Driver Illuminated Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Vanity Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Illuminated Visor Mirror Standard Standard Standard
Power Steering Standard Standard Standard

Dimensions

Passenger Capacity 9 8 9
Front Head Room (in) 41.1 41.1 41.1
Front Leg Room (in) 41.3 41.3 41.3
Front Shoulder Room (in) 65.3 65.3 65.3
Front Hip Room (in) 64.4 64.4 64.4
Second Head Room (in) 39.2 39.2 38.5
Second Leg Room (in) 39.0 39.0 39.5
Second Shoulder Room (in) 65.2 65.2 65.2
Second Hip Room (in) 60.6 60.6 61.8
Third Leg Room (in) 25.6 25.6 34.9
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (cu. ft.) 108.9 108.9 137.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (cu. ft.) 60.3 60.3 90.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (cu. ft.) 16.9 16.9 45.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

AM/FM Stereo Standard Standard Standard
Auxiliary Audio Input Standard Optional Standard
Cassette Standard Standard Standard
CD Player Standard Standard Standard
MP3 Player Standard Standard Standard
Rear Seat Audio Controls Standard
Satellite Radio Standard Standard Standard
Premium Sound System Standard
Entertainment System Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control Standard
Dual Zone A/C Standard Standard Standard
A/C Standard Standard Standard
Rear A/C Standard Standard Standard

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System Standard
Onboard Hands-Free Communications System Standard Standard Standard
Wireless Cell Phone Hookup Standard Standard Standard

Seats

Cloth Seats Standard Standard Optional
Leather Seats Standard Standard Optional
Premium Synthetic Seats Standard Standard Optional
Vinyl Seats Standard Standard Optional
Additional Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
Heated Driver Seat Optional Standard Optional
Heated Passenger Seat Optional Standard Optional
Heated Rear Seat Standard
Driver Lumbar Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Lumbar Standard
Power Driver Seat Standard Standard
Power Passenger Seat Optional Standard
Pass-Through Rear Seat Standard Standard Standard
2nd Row Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Fixed Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Split Bench Seat Standard Standard Standard
Bucket Seats Standard Standard Standard

Safety

Airbags

Driver Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag On/Off Switch Standard Standard Standard
Passenger Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Side Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard
Rear Head Air Bag Standard Standard Standard

Brakes

4-Wheel ABS Standard Standard Standard
4-Wheel Disc Brakes Standard Standard Standard

Safety Features

Electronic Stability Control Standard Standard Standard
Auto-On Headlights Standard Standard Standard
Daytime Running Lights Standard Standard Standard
Integrated Turn Signal Mirrors Optional Standard Optional
Adjustable Pedals Optional Standard Optional
Front Tow Hooks Optional Optional
Traction Control Standard Standard Standard

Mechanical

Engine & Performance

Locking Rear Differential Optional Standard Optional
Rear Wheel Drive Standard Standard Standard
8 Cylinder Engine Standard Standard Standard
Engine Type Gas V8 Gas/Electric V8 Gas V8
Displacement 4.8L/293 6.0L/366 5.3L/323
Horsepower (Net @ RPM) 295 @ 5600 332 @ 5100 310 @ 5200
Torque (Net @ RPM) 305 @ 4600 367 @ 4100 335 @ 4400
Transmission Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD Automatic w/OD
Turning diameter 39.0 39.0 43.0

Fuel

Flexible Fuel Capability Optional Optional
Hybrid Fuel Standard
Gasoline Fuel Standard Standard
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 14 21 14
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 22 20
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 26 24.0 31

Suspension

Suspension Type - Front Coil springs Coil springs Coil springs
Suspension Type - Rear Coil springs Coil springs Coil springs

Transmission

Automatic Standard Standard Standard
4-Speed Automatic Standard Standard
6-Speed Automatic Optional Standard
Manual Standard Optional
Transmission Overdrive Switch Standard Standard Standard