Engine Options for a 2006 Trailblazer

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Engine size options for the Trailblazer include the powerful 6.0L V8.

Made between 2002 and 2009, the Chevy Trailblazer had three engine options for the 2006 model year. Each increase in engine size boosts horsepower and torque but decreases fuel economy slightly. Some model engines can turn off some of the cylinders while on the highway to improve fuel economy. When the vehicle needs the extra power, the cylinders become active to give extra horsepower.

  1. 4.2L

    • The 4.2-liter engine has a displacement of 4,195 cubic centimeters and is the smallest engine size available for this model year vehicle. With this gasoline engine, the Trailblazer gets and EPA estimated 21 miles per gallon on the highway and 15 miles per gallon in the city. The engine produces 291 horsepower at 6,000 RPM with 277 foot-pounds of torque.

    5.3L

    • The 5.3-liter gasoline engine for the 2006 Chevy Trailblazer is a V8 engine producing even more horsepower and torque. This engine can reach 302 horsepower and 330 foot pounds of torque. This is an increase of 11 horsepower and 53 foot pounds of torque over the smaller 4.2-liter engine.

    6.0L

    • The 6.0-liter V8 engine is the largest engine option for the 2006 Chevy Trailblazer. This engine has an EPA estimated fuel economy of 17 miles per gallon on the highway and 14 miles per gallon in the city. This engine produces 395 horsepower; an increase of 104 horsepower over the smaller 4.2-liter engine. The large engine option is available for all the different submodels of the Trailblazer.

    Prices

    • There are two basic submodels for the Trailblazers: LS and LT. Each of the three different engines are available for these models. The MSRP on the LS models ranged from about $24,000 to about $27,000 depending on the engine size and the options. The LT model had an MSRP range between about $26,000 to $29,000 depending again on the type of engine chosen and the options package included.

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