Chevrolet Blazer EV Is Motortrend's 2024 SUV of the Year
The all-new 2024 Chevy Trax takes the podium with 3rd place
Style Magazine Newswire | 10/25/2023, 10:37 a.m.
The all-new Chevrolet Blazer EV topped a field of 40 competitors to win MotorTrend’s prestigious “Golden Calipers” for 2024 SUV of the Year. MotorTrend credits the Blazer EV’s cutting-edge technology, dynamic design and unprecedented powertrain choices as the reasons for their selection. The Blazer EV continues Chevy’s legacy of delivering innovative electric vehicles for its customers, first seen by MotorTrend’s 2017 Car of the Year winner, the Chevrolet Bolt EV.
“Chevrolet has truly nailed the design and functionality with the Blazer EV, which looks and operates just as an industry-leading all-electric SUV should,” said Ed Loh, MotorTrend Group head of editorial. “The Chevy Blazer EV offers an effortless driving experience, seamlessly integrates into your lifestyle and boasts user friendliness that's hard to match.”
The title “SUV of the Year” is one MotorTrend has reserved for only vehicles with the utmost product excellence in the past 25 years. Evaluated on six key criteria, including safety, advancement in design and performance of intended function, the Blazer EV’s reputation as the full package rang true to MotorTrend’s panel of discerning judges.
“We are excited and honored to receive this recognition for the Blazer EV,” said Scott Bell, vice president, Chevrolet. “This vehicle takes convenience and customer choice to the next level, a major step in delivering on Chevrolet’s promise to provide an EV for everyone.”
Available in multiple trims LT, RS and Chevy’s first-ever electric SS, the Blazer EV boasts a 17.7-inch-diagonal customizable infotainment touchscreen1, available front-, rear- and all-wheel drive configurations and was recently certified by the EPA at 324 miles on a full charge2 (RWD).
Customers interested in purchasing a Blazer EV should contact their local Chevy EV dealer.Chevrolet’s initial launch edition, the Blazer EV RS AWD, is currently available, priced at $60,2153. This price excludes applicable federal tax credits. Pricing for the remaining Blazer EV trims and drivetrains, including FWD variants of the RS and LT, will be announced closer to their launch dates in 2024. Customer orders for other trims will be accepted closer to their launch dates, as well.
1Functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices.
2On a full charge. Actual range may vary based on several factors, including ambient temperature, terrain, battery age and condition, loading, and how you use and maintain your vehicle.
3MSRP. Excludes tax, title, license, dealer fees and optional equipment. Dealer sets final price.
Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of the world's largest car brands. Chevrolet models include electric and fuel-efficient vehicles that feature engaging performance, design that makes the heart beat, passive and active safety features and easy-to-use technology, all at a value. More information on Chevrolet models can be found at www.chevrolet.com.