SPESIFIKASI Chevrolet Tahoe | Irit Bahan Bakar
In the event Indonesia International Motor Show (IIMS) 2010 Chevrolet stand very classy, especially with the presence of a giant Autobot at their booth.
But if you are observant, then you'll find a large car Sport Utility Vehicle (SUV) which is a high-tech hybrid Chevrolet Tahoe.
This car is uniquely numbered. Because if the other manufacturers of hybrid systems apply only to cars small and medium-sized, the American automotive giant in Tahoe this is to show that the hybrid system can also be applied to a large car without having to reduce its fuel efficiency.
"We present the Chevrolet Tahoe to the public, so they can see the progress we've made," said Managing Director of PT General Motors Indonesia AutoWorld, Mukiat Sutikno IIMS arena in 2010.
Tahoe Hybrid is the figure of a giant bathtub in the middle of the shades of green Chevrolet booth. With more than 5 meters long, approximately 2 meters wide and 1.9 meters high, Tahoe Hybrid Chevrolet Tahoe was taken from the base to cover the booth is as if the manufacturer from the United States (U.S.) this.
Tahoe Hybrid 6000 cc engine equipped with a Vortec V8 with cylinder deactivation technology, technology. This powerful feature can be disabled by itself four of the eight cylinders are available when the car does not need the extra performance while driving.
But not only that which makes the giant special. A set of 300-volt battery hidden under the seat second row is the most special engineering compared with conventional Tahoe variants.
When used at low speed, then the computerized system on the machine will be ordered for 8 cylinder engines stopped working and was replaced with electric motor power. but when they wanted searched firmer, then the brain will tell the car computer to work again the same conventional engine with an electric motor to boost power.
Conventional machines are not working excessively, the existence of electric motor technology is also making giant did not greedily drank the fuel. General Motors (GM) claim, the use of the electric motor is able to cut fuel consumption by 40 percent over the regular Tahoe when used in the city.
And when lauched an all-out, computerized electric machine is also able to reduce fuel consumption by up to 25 percent more efficient than non-hybrid Chevrolet Tahoe.
Savings that can be done by the Tahoe was not kidding, because although the burly, Tahoe can save fuel up to 50 percent in travel within the city with their hybrid system stretcher.
But that does not mean because it economizes Tahoe that can accommodate eight passengers became not powered. Because the 6.0-liter engine with a V8 configuration that they stretcher, Tahoe SUV remains into a ferocious devouring all-terrain.
In addition, the ignorant also features the latest range of modern features that make it into a car of the future. Front features like Rear backup camera with a display on the navigation screen, with navigation OnStar Turn-by-Turn to OnStar 8.0 with Stolen Vehicle Slow Down, Turn-by-Turn navigation and Destination Download any Bluetooth connectivity garnish in this great car.
Not only that, the Tahoe was increasingly pamper its users with XM Satellite Radio NavTraffic real-time feature the latest and Power adjustable pedals until Bose premium speaker system can also be found in this car.