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2006 Chevrolet SSR vs. 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer

To start off, both 2006 Chevrolet SSR and 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer were released in the same year (2006). Therefore the support and the availability on parts for both vehicles should be relatively similar. At 5,965 cc (8 cylinders), 2006 Chevrolet SSR is equipped with a bigger engine. In terms of performance, 2006 Chevrolet SSR (401 HP @ 6000 RPM) has 6 more horse power than 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer. (395 HP @ 5400 RPM). In normal driving conditions, 2006 Chevrolet SSR should accelerate faster than 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer.

Because 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer is four wheel drive (4WD), it will have significant more traction and grip than 2006 Chevrolet SSR. In wet, icy, snow, or gravel driving conditions, 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer will offer significantly more control. With that said, do keep in mind that many other factors such as speed and the wear on your tires can also have significant impact on traction and control. Let's talk about torque, both vehicles can yield 542 Nm of torque. So under normal driving conditions, the ability to climb up hills and pull heavy equipment should be relatively similar for both vehicles.

Compare all specifications:

2006 Chevrolet SSR 2006 Chevrolet TrailBlazer
Make Chevrolet Chevrolet
Model SSR TrailBlazer
Year Released 2006 2006
Body Type Pickup SUV
Engine Position Front Front
Engine Size 5965 cc 5964 cc
Engine Cylinders 8 cylinders 6 cylinders
Engine Type V in-line
Horse Power 401 HP 395 HP
Engine RPM 6000 RPM 5400 RPM
Torque 542 Nm 542 Nm
Torque RPM 4000 RPM 4400 RPM
Drive Type Rear 4WD
Number of Seats 2 seats 5 seats
Number of Doors 2 doors 4 doors
Vehicle Weight 1078 kg 1078 kg
Vehicle Length 4870 mm 4880 mm
Vehicle Width 2000 mm 1900 mm
Vehicle Height 1630 mm 1850 mm
Wheelbase Size 2950 mm 2880 mm
Fuel Consumption 12.4 L/100km 12.4 L/100km
Fuel Consumption City 15.7 L/100km 15.7 L/100km
Fuel Consumption Overall 13.8 L/100km 13.8 L/100km
Fuel Tank Capacity 95 L 83 L


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