When a driver is looking for a powerful SUV that can handle most jobs, they need not look any farther than a 2012 Chevy Suburban. For moms hauling soccer teams to their games, to hauling huge trailers, this is the SUV that get things done.
The base engine powering the Suburban is the 5.3L Vortec V8. This engine produces a 326 Horsepower and 348 ft lb of torque. This is one of the reasons this large SUV goes from 0-60 in under eight seconds. Another advantage of having such a powerful engine is that it’s capable of towing up to 8100 pounds.
One of the other features that excites people is the Suburban’s capacity to haul around nine people. With nine people seated in the Suburban, there is still 45.8 cubic feet of cargo space behind the third row of seats.
Another feature that stands out for the Suburban is its safety rating. The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rates the Suburban with four out of five stars overall. The Suburban earned top ratings in frontal and side impacts. One standard feature that sticks out are the head-protecting side airbags for all three rows. The 2012 Suburban also features an electronic stability system, in addition to anti-lock brakes.
If a person is seeking a vehicle that has the capacity to carry nine people, and tow large trailers, then the 2012 Suburban is a clear winner. Check it out at Don Mallon Chevrolet today!