2016 Chevrolet Suburban Release Date, Specs & Info

2016 Chevrolet Suburban Release Date, MSRP, Price, Review – With this age of crossovers trending with three-rows of seating configuration, you might ponder about the imminent end times for the classic full-size SUVs, notably the 2016 Chevrolet Suburban. However, for would-be buyers looking for adequate room for large families and the convenience of having a vehicle that easily tows big toys, the Suburban still remains the undisputed SUV.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban 
2016 Chevrolet Suburban

The 2015 model came with a lot of changes that included a more fuel efficient V8 engine, an array of new safety and technological features and a fold-flat third-row of seat. It is for these updates that we have based our review from. In simple terms, the new 2016 Chevrolet Suburban will mostly carryover unchanged.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban black color, headlights and grille

The vehicle will still make use of the 5.3L V8 that features both cylinder deactivation and direct injection systems for better performance. The engine is capable of pumping out 355 hp and 383 pounds of torque, which should be adequate for most towing and hauling tasks.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban trunk

Based on its capacity and size, the Suburban is indeed one of the most capable SUV on the market, with just a few direct rivals. Other options to sample include the Toyota Sequoia, Ford Expedition, Chevrolet Traverse, GMC Yukon XL, and Toyota Highlander. However, if you need a capable and traditional SUV, you should certainly consider the 2016 Chevrolet Suburban.

Exterior Changes & Interior Colors – 2016 Chevrolet Suburban

The new Chevrolet Suburban 2016 will be provided as a full-size SUV and will have three trims to its name: LS, LT, and LTZ.

The LS model will feature these standard features: rear privacy glass, rear parking sensors, remote ignition, a rearview camera, automatic wipers, heated power-adjustable manual-folding mirrors, cruise control, a leather-wrapped tilt-only steering wheel, Bluetooth phone connectivity and a six-speaker sound system a CD player, with HD and satellite radio, and OnStar emergency communications. The optional Driver Alert package includes power-adjustable pedals, lane-departure warning and forward collision alert.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban  front
2016 Chevrolet Suburban  front

The Suburban LT adds all the content of the Driver Alert package and; a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel, heated front seats, an eight-way power passenger seat with power lumbar, leather upholstery, an auto-dimming rearview mirror, and a 9-speaker Bose sound system with 8-inch Chevrolet MyLink touchscreen interface, and three additional USB ports.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban  back
2016 Chevrolet Suburban  back

The Luxury package gets you front parking sensors, power-folding third-row seats, foglights, a power tilt-and-telescoping heated steering wheel, keyless ignition and entry, power-folding and driver-side auto-dimming mirrors, heated and power-folding second-row captain’s chairs, and a blind-spot monitoring system with rear cross-traffic alerts.

The top-of-the-line LTZ adds, on the luxury package, xenon headlights, a premium 10-speaker Bose surround-sound audio system and heated, ventilated front seats with additional lumbar adjustment and 20″ alloy wheels.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban  interior
2016 Chevrolet Suburban  interior

The Entertainment package should be available for both the LT and the LTZ and adds a navigation system, a sunroof, and a rear-seat entertainment system. Also optional on both the LT and LTZ is a Theft-Deterrent package that includes glass break sensors, a self-powered horn for the alarm and vehicle motion sensors.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban interior, leather seats and steering wheel

Engine Specs – 2016 Chevy Suburban

All of the models will be powered by a 5.3L V8 engine capable of making around 355 horsepower and 383 pounds of torque. The power will be transmitted to the wheels via the 6-speed auto transmission system to either the 2WD or the Chevy Suburban Z71 and 2500 AWD models.

AWD Chevrolet Suburbans will be offered as standard models with a simple, single speed AWD system that will most certainly serve you fine on the winter roads. However, if you need more capability, there is a classic AWD system with a low ranging gearing.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban engine

Some of the safety features and equipment to expect from the 2016 Chevy Suburban include antilock disc brakes, front-seat side airbags, traction and stability control, and full-length side curtain airbags. Others are a rearview camera and rear parking sensors, and OnStar, which includes on-demand roadside assistance, remote door unlocking and turn-by-turn navigation.


Wheelbase: 130 in
Length: 224.4 in
Width: 80.5 in
Passenger volume: N/A
Cargo volume: 39.3 cu ft
Curb weight: 5586 lbs
Top Speed: 113 mph
0-60: 7,1 sec
MPG: 16/23 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Black, Brownstone Metallic, Champagne Silver Metallic, Sable Metallic, Silver Ice Metallic, Siren Red Tintcoat, Slate Gray Metallic, Summit White and Tungsten Metallic
Towing Capacity: 8300 lbs

Price & Date Of Release – Chevrolet Suburban 2016

The vehicle’s debut should be expected to take place sometime in the second half of next year. Some sources allege that the vehicle will go for sale featuring an MSRP tag reading $53,000.

2016 Chevrolet Suburban exterior

With such a price tag, would-be buyers should be enthusiastic about the Chevy Suburban 2016 offerings. You should also keep checking the site for more updates.

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