Compare 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe specifications by trim levels

Tahoe is a 7-seat Body-On-Frame SUV from Chevrolet, which first hit the market back in 1999.

With the price tag ranging from $38,755 to $56,075, the Chevrolet Tahoe faces the stiff competition with the same-class rivals like Chevrolet Suburban 1500, Dodge Durango, Ford Expedition EL.

Overview

Wheels

The Chevrolet Tahoe has a maximum towing capacity of 5500 lbs, but double check that this applies to the configuration you want.

The Chevrolet Tahoe boasts the average fuel economy anywhere of 21 mpg, depending on the petrol type and engine capacity.

The maximum width and height is 79.00mm x 202.00mm respectively and can vary on the basis of model.

Key Specs of 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe

  • Fuel Tank: 26 gal

  • Wheelbase: 116 in

  • MPG: 15 city/21 hwy

  • 0-60 mph: 8.3 sec

  • Ground clearance: 10.5 in

  • Towing: 5500 lbs

  • Towing capacity: 5500 lbs

  • Curb: 5448 lbs

  • Tires: P265/70SR17.0 BSW AS

  • Cargo: 16.9 cu.ft

  • Passenger capacity: 7 - 8

  • Dimensions(LxWxH): 202 x 79 x 76.9



2012 Chevrolet Tahoe Price, Review, Ratings and Pictures

The Chevrolet Tahoe is offered in 6 trim levels. Compare the trim levels to ensure you will have the desired features and will not pay for the unnecessary upgrades

Our comprehensive charts with interior and exterior specs are also designed to give you thorough details about Chevrolet Tahoe safety features and entertainment system, technical aspects, and so on.

Compare the Chevrolet Tahoe specifications & features by choosing the necessary trim level & year of manufacture.

Specs

    • Main Info

    • Body Style Body-On-Frame SUV

    • Doors 4

    • Engine

    • Horsepower 320 hp @ 5400

    • Torque 335 lb-ft.

    • 0-60mph / 0-100kmh 7.4 - 8.3 sec

    • 1/4 mile time 15.6 - 16.3 sec

    • Dimensions

    • Length 202 in

    • Width 79 in

    • Height 76.9 in

    • Wheelbase 116 in

    • Curb Weight 5448 lbs

    • GVWR 7100 lbs

    • Towing capacity 5500 lbs

    • Ground clearance 10.5 in

    • Turning radius 19.5 ft

    • CAPACITY

    • Seats 8

    • FUEL

    • Fuel tank 26 gal

    • City 15 mpg

    • Combined 18 mpg

    • Highway 21 mpg

    • Highway range 546 mi



Specifications

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Exterior length
202.00 in 202.00 in 202.00 in 202.00 in
Exterior body width
79.00 in 79.00 in 79.00 in 79.00 in
Exterior height
76.90 in 76.90 in 76.90 in 76.90 in
Horsepower
320 320 320 320
Torque
335 335 335 335
Fuel economy - city
15 mpg 15 mpg 15 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
21 mpg 21 mpg 21 mpg 21 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
8.30 seconds 8.30 seconds 8.30 seconds 7.40 seconds
1/4 mile time
16.30 seconds 16.30 seconds 16.30 seconds 15.60 seconds
1/4 mile speed
84 mph 84 mph 84 mph 84 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.70 0.70 0.70 0.70
Slalom speed
53 mph 53 mph 53 mph 53 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.78/3.62 " 3.78/3.62 " 3.78/3.62 " 3.78/3.62 "
Curb weight
5448.00 lbs 5448.00 lbs 5448.00 lbs 5567.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
7100.00 lbs 7100.00 lbs 7100.00 lbs 7300.00 lbs
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3200.00 lbs. 3200.00 lbs. 3200.00 lbs. 3600.00 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
4100.00 lbs. 4100.00 lbs. 4100.00 lbs. 4100.00 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
5500.00 lbs. 5500.00 lbs. 5500.00 lbs. 5200.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
116.00 in 116.00 in 116.00 in 116.00 in
Front track
68.20 " 68.20 " 68.20 " 68.20 "
Rear track
67.00 " 67.00 " 67.00 " 67.00 "
Turning radius
19.50 19.50 19.50 19.50
Ground clearance
10.50 in 10.50 in 10.50 in 10.50 in
Front legroom
41.30 in 41.30 in 41.30 in 41.30 in
Rear legroom
39.00 in 39.00 in 39.00 in 39.00 in
Front headroom
41.10 in 41.10 in 41.10 in 41.10 in
Rear headroom
39.20 in 39.20 in 39.20 in 39.20 in
Front hip room
60.30 in 60.30 in 60.30 in 60.30 in
Rear hip room
60.60 in 60.60 in 60.60 in 60.60 in
Front shoulder room
65.20 in 65.20 in 65.20 in 65.20 in
Rear shoulder room
65.20 in 65.20 in 65.20 in 65.20 in
Luggage volume
16.90 cu.ft. 16.90 cu.ft. 16.90 cu.ft. 16.90 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
108.90 cu.ft. 108.90 cu.ft. 108.90 cu.ft. 108.90 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
26.00 gal. 26.00 gal. 26.00 gal. 26.00 gal.
Payload
1652 lbs. 1652 lbs. 1652 lbs. 1733 lbs.
Maximum GCWR
11000.00 lbs. 11000.00 lbs. 11000.00 lbs. 11000.00 lbs.
Third row legroom
25.60 " 25.60 " 25.60 " 25.60 "
Third row headroom
37.90 " 37.90 " 37.90 " 37.90 "
Third row hip room
49.10 " 49.10 " 49.10 " 49.10 "
Third row shoulder room
61.70 " 61.70 " 61.70 " 61.70 "
Drag coefficient
0.36 0.36 0.36 0.36

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Exterior length
202.00 in 202.00 in
Exterior body width
79.00 in 79.00 in
Exterior height
76.90 in 76.90 in
Horsepower
320 320
Torque
335 335
Fuel economy - city
15 mpg 15 mpg
Fuel economy - highway
21 mpg 21 mpg
0-60mph / 0-100kmh (s)
7.40 seconds 7.40 seconds
1/4 mile time
15.60 seconds 15.60 seconds
1/4 mile speed
84 mph 84 mph
Lateral acceleration (g)
0.70 0.70
Slalom speed
53 mph 53 mph
Bore-and-Stroke
3.78/3.62 " 3.78/3.62 "
Curb weight
5567.00 lbs 5567.00 lbs
Gross vehicle weight rating (GVWR)
7300.00 lbs 7300.00 lbs
Front gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
3600.00 lbs. 3600.00 lbs.
Rear gross axle weight rating (GAWR)
4100.00 lbs. 4100.00 lbs.
Maximum Trailer Weight
5200.00 lbs. 5200.00 lbs.
Wheelbase
116.00 in 116.00 in
Front track
68.20 " 68.20 "
Rear track
67.00 " 67.00 "
Turning radius
19.50 19.50
Ground clearance
10.50 in 10.50 in
Front legroom
41.30 in 41.30 in
Rear legroom
39.00 in 39.00 in
Front headroom
41.10 in 41.10 in
Rear headroom
39.20 in 39.20 in
Front hip room
60.30 in 60.30 in
Rear hip room
60.60 in 60.60 in
Front shoulder room
65.20 in 65.20 in
Rear shoulder room
65.20 in 65.20 in
Luggage volume
16.90 cu.ft. 16.90 cu.ft.
Luggage volume (max)
108.90 cu.ft. 108.90 cu.ft.
Fuel tank
26.00 gal. 26.00 gal.
Payload
1733 lbs. 1733 lbs.
Maximum GCWR
11000.00 lbs. 11000.00 lbs.
Third row legroom
25.60 " 25.60 "
Third row headroom
37.90 " 37.90 "
Third row hip room
49.10 " 49.10 "
Third row shoulder room
61.70 " 61.70 "
Drag coefficient
0.36 0.36

Interior Features

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

12V DC power outlet
5 5 5 5
Seatback storage pockets
2 2 2 2
Programmable garage door opener
2908 2909
Remote trunk release
2955 2955

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Air conditioning, front
2820 2820
12V DC power outlet
5 5
Seatback storage pockets
2 2

Exterior Features

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Door count
4 doors 4 doors 4 doors 4 doors
Front tires
P265/70SR17.0 BSW AS P265/70SR17.0 BSW AS P275/55SR20.0 BSW AS P265/70SR17.0 BSW AS
Wheels
17" silver aluminum 17" silver aluminum 20" polished aluminum 17" silver aluminum
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Bodyside insert
4070

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Antenna
3396 3396
Door count
4 doors 4 doors
Sunroof
1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass 1st row regular express open/close sliding and tilting glass
Front tires
P265/70SR17.0 BSW AS P275/55SR20.0 BSW AS
Wheels
17" silver aluminum 20" polished aluminum
Fender flares
4013

Seats

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Standard seating
8 8 7 8
Memory
3034 3034
Heated rear seats
3978 3979
Cooled front seats
driver and passenger

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Front seat type
2989 2989
Standard seating
8 7

Entertainment System

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Speakers
6 9 10 6
1st row LCD screen
1 1 1 1
Entertainment system
3987 3987
2nd row LCD screen
1 1

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Radio
3149 3149
Speakers
9 10
1st row LCD screen
1 1
2nd row LCD screen
1 1

Safety and Security Features

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Turn-by-Turn Navigation
OnStar Directions & Connections OnStar Directions & Connections OnStar Directions & Connections OnStar Directions & Connections
Blind spot sensor
3997

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Airbags, frontal
3214 3214
Turn-by-Turn Navigation
OnStar Directions & Connections OnStar Directions & Connections

Mechanical Features

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Axle ratio
3.08 3.08 3.08 3.08
Automatic level control
4121

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Engine
4822 4822
Axle ratio
3.08 3.08

Other Specs

LS 4x2

LT1 4x2

LTZ 4x2

LS 4x4

Maximum towing capacity
5500 lbs. 5500 lbs. 5500 lbs. 5200 lbs.

LT1 4x4

LTZ 4x4

Horsepower rpm
5400 5400
Maximum towing capacity
5200 lbs. 5200 lbs.