2018 Chevy Tahoe
The 2018 Chevy Tahoe - exceptional performance and style all merged into one. The Tahoe tradition only gets better and better with age.
5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8
Avail. Engine Type
The 2018 Chevrolet Tahoe comes in three different trims - LS, LT, and Premier trims - and two drivetrain options, 2x4 and 4x4. A 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine generating 355 horsepower and 383 lb-ft of torque, comes standard on all trims. All trims have the same six-speed automatic transmission and have a towing capability ranging from 6,000 to 6,400 pounds. There is a 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine that is available as part of the Rally Sport Truck (RST) package.
RST Performance Package
Chevrolet offers special edition packages for the Tahoe, with the 6.2-liter performance package geared towards the Premier trim. The Tahoe RST package features a powerful 6.2-liter EcoTec3 V8 engine capable of generating a robust 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque. This package also includes Chevrolet’s newly-engineered Hydra-Matic ten-speed automatic transmission. A performance package like this takes the Tahoe to the next level, merging performance and luxury for an exhilarating driving experience.
The Tahoe boasts a big body that is contrasted by sleek lines and chrome accents. Black assist steps, roof-mounted luggage racks, and aluminum wheels with high polished finish all come standard on the 2018 Tahoe. Wheel locks, chrome grille inserts, front and rear splash guards, roof-mounted cross rails, along with many different size wheels are among the available upgrades for all trims. At the top of the line, the Tahoe Premier trim includes 20-inch polished aluminum wheels, a hands-free liftgate, heated power-adjustable mirrors with integrated turn signals, HID headlamps, and fog lamps.
Standard features for the Tahoe include steering wheel controls, tri-zone automatic climate control, front and second-row bucket seats, third-row bench seats. Cloth upholstery is standard on the LS trim, while the LT and Premier trim both have leather upholstery. Heated and ventilated front seats, and heated second-row seats are optional on all trims. A leather-wrapped steering wheel is also standard on all three trims - with a heated version as an added bonus on the Premier trim.
Each trim of the 2018 Tahoe has its own sound system - the LS has a 6-speaker sound system, the mid-tier LT comes with a Bose premium nine-speaker sound system, and the Premier trim has a Bose ten-speaker Centerpoint surround system. A rear seat entertainment system with Blu-Ray/DVD player is an optional upgrade for the LT and Premier trims. There is an 8-inch touchscreen that is the center of the infotainment system - one that is Bluetooth enabled for voice-activated technology and audio streaming. The Tahoe’s infotainment system is Apple CarPlay and Android Auto ready, allowing drivers the safest way to integrate their phones while on the road. A three-month trial for SiriusXM Satellite radio comes with every purchase. Along with the standard 8-inch touchscreen, every trim has five USB ports and five 12-volt outlets throughout the cabin.
Safety Features and Warranty
The 2018 Tahoe has frontal and side-impact airbags for both the driver and front passenger, four-wheel antilock disc brakes, electrical theft deterrent, and rear parking sensors. The latest tech safety features such as forward collision alert, lane change alert with side blind zone alert, lane keep assist with lane departure warning, low speed forward automatic braking, rear cross traffic alert, and safety alert driver seat all come standard on the Premier trim, optional on the other two. The model year 2018 Tahoe includes one month of OnStar Safety & Security Plan and one month of Chevrolet Connected services - including navigation services, Remote Access Plan, and one month or 3 gigabytes of 4G LTE data, whichever comes first.
All Chevrolet vehicles come with a three-year or 36,000-mile bumper-to-bumper limited warranty, a five-year or 60,000-mile powertrain limited warranty, and a 6-year or 100,000-mile rust-through protection. The 2018 Chevrolet Tahoe has a starting MSRP of $47,500* (plus destination fee).