The 2024 Chevrolet Blazer EV SS, the go-faster variant of the Blazer EV, has been delayed by about half a 12 months.
When GM unveiled the Blazer EV SS in July 2022, it mentioned the efficiency electrical crossover would launch someday within the second half of 2023.
Nonetheless, Chevrolet’s US shopper web site (by way of GM Authority) now reveals the Blazer EV SS as arriving in spring 2024. GM has made no announcement concerning the delay, so it is not clear why the 2024 Blazer EV SS won’t begin deliveries later this 12 months as initially introduced. We contacted GM for particulars concerning the delay and we’ll replace this story after we hear again.
The great factor is Blazer EV SS continues to be marketed with an unchanged beginning MSRP of $65,995 (together with the vacation spot freight cost), although. Chevrolet’s web site additionally reveals the Blazer EV as arriving in summer season 2023, the identical launch timeline offered a 12 months in the past for the 2LT and RS trim ranges.
On the time, Chevrolet additionally mentioned the bottom 1LT trim degree and the PPV (Police Pursuit Automobile) variant would turn into accessible someday within the first quarter of 2024.
Again to the Blazer EV SS, it is Chevrolet’s first-ever all-electric SS efficiency automobile, and it is the flagship of the Blazer EV lineup when it comes to efficiency, tools, and design.
From a efficiency standpoint, the Blazer EV SS encompasses a dual-motor AWD powertrain producing as much as 557 horsepower (415 kilowatts) and as much as 648 pound-feet (877 Newton-meters) of torque. In WOW (Extensive Open Watts) mode, the electrical crossover can do 0-60 mph in lower than 4 seconds. The automobile additionally will get high-performance entrance Brembo brakes.
Styling-wise, the SS mannequin will get a novel entrance grille, two-tone exterior shade scheme with a black roof and A-pillars, and commonplace 22-inch wheels.
Inside, it options sueded microfiber seating with Adrenaline Crimson surfaces – or accessible Argon Orange inside upholstery accents – a 17.7-inch touchscreen and 11-inch digital instrument cluster, amongst different issues.
The Chevrolet Blazer EV is constructed at GM’s plant in Ramos Arizpe, Mexico alongside the smaller Equinox EV.