There's a lot of flexibility in how you get your Suburban in terms of seating layout, materials, and features , but once you settle on one you may be a bit disappointed with the lack of flip-and-fold flexibility. The good is that the 2013 Suburban maintains an interior that shames Japanese hotel rooms with its 137. On rear-drive 1500 models, the 5. . Settled on the white, which has started to agree with me after a short two weeks.
Interior Design and Special Features While the Chevy Suburban's interior isn't quite as handsome as some recent efforts by other manufacturers, it's still attractive enough and has a quality feel to it. The 2013 Suburban carries over with minimal changes. Once we got back, I was informed this car was bought by an employee so not available. Gauges and controls, while lacking many of the latest gee-whiz features on the market, are easy to read and intuitive to operate. The only problem with all this potential is that very few people truly need these extreme capabilities often enough to justify owning a massive vehicle like this. My 4 kids can all ride comfortably as do my husband and I on long trips. Yet we'd be remiss if we didn't state what could be obvious.
I can tow 8000 lbs trailer. I don't have one negative thing to say about it really. A Bose audio system, navigation, a rear-seat entertainment system, dual-zone automatic climate control, a rearview camera, leather seats, heated and cooled front seats and heated second-row seats are available. Yakima dealers Won't work with you. By the way, there's a 6.
If you plan to park this vehicle in your garage, make sure its footprint will be accommodated in the space available. Has plenty of leg room for tall people. I'm sure the extra twist of the 6. The Suburban's extra large seats are wonderfully supportive for the back, those in the rear capable of three adults abreast with room to spare. With nearly three tons to move, the 5. The half-ton Chevy Suburban 1500 is equipped with a FlexFuel 5.
See our review of the very closely related for more in-depth information. Buy a Chevy Tahoe and watch traffic Photo: Trevor Hofmann, Canadian Auto Press slow to the posted limit, or get this even larger, more accommodating Suburban and all passersby might think you're in charge of the K9 unit. All said it's an almost pliable surface and therefore appears quite luxurious. To see what's new for 2013, click , or check out a of the two model years. Also the crash test ratings are top of the list. This is the second 2500 Suburban I have had. This makes it almost impossible to drive smoothly.
I have had to replace brakes and do oil changes, still no tires required. I liked the 2010 Z71 so much that I bought a 2013 Z71 4x4 exactly like the 2010. I was looking at a four door pickup. I have about 3,300 miles on the vehicle so far. Available in half-ton 1500 and heavy-duty 2500 three-quarter-ton models, the Suburban comes in trims that range from the basic to amenity-laden. This car speaks for itself.
. While drivers' preferences have changed and gas prices have steadily climbed over the years, there are still families and fleets that yearn for or even require a massive, fuel-thirsty sport utility vehicle that can easily haul people and cargo. Oh don't get me wrong, the Suburban handles Photo: Trevor Hofmann, Canadian Auto Press fairly well for something so large, but it won't coax you into taking on Camaros at your local track come Sunday morning. But for the few who need its capabilities, the Suburban has few peers. If the answer is yes, the 2013 Chevy Suburban is definitely worthy of your consideration. If you need passenger space, yet you also need some of the capability of a traditional truck, the 2013 Chevrolet Suburban should be near the top of your shortlist. When properly equipped, the Suburban 1500 can tow up to 8,100 pounds and the 2500 can tow up to 9,600 pounds.
It had excellent road manners considering it's huge size, and road manners have been vastly improved over the old Suburbans. Rear-wheel drive is standard, while there are two different four-wheel-drive systems available. This is most pronounced when pulling out into fast moving traffic such as when pulling onto a busy street from a parking lot. Properly specified, the Suburban can seat up to nine people, even some smaller adults in back, though ideally the third row is reserved for kids. But we'll worth the money. Yet when all the Suburban's seats are removed, however, the resulting 137 cubic feet of maximum cargo space is greater than both those rivals.
Both engines are connected to a 6-speed Hydra-Matic automatic transmission. Introduction The Chevrolet Suburban can tow a sizable trailer. Is I live in Yakima Washington. Finally, at idle in traffic, the entire vehicle vibrates like the magic fingers in a cheap motel bed. Comparable Suburban 1500 values are 8100, 8200, 1528 and 1576 pounds.
OnStar telematics will send help if the airbags deploy and you don't respond. The low speed throttle response in traffic disappointing. Powertrains and Performance Powertrain choices for the 2013 Chevy Suburban start with the 1500 model's 5. And, equipped with genuine four-wheel drive, it can haul a load of cargo over primitive roads. Washington on Tue Jun 25 2013 I've allways has new trucks. Another downside to the third-row seat is that it has to be removed entirely in order to make full use of the cavernous cargo hold. Technology is a year or two behind.