NEW FOR 2011:

– Trailer tow package now includes integrated trailer brake controller
– Available 20-inch chrome wheels
– Exterior colours: Mocha Steel Metallic, Steel Green Metallic and Ice Blue Metallic added

For 2011, the Chevrolet Suburban undergoes only minor changes to its options: the trailer towing package now includes an integrated brake controller, and 20-inch chrome wheels are available.

Similar to the GMC Yukon XL and Cadillac Escalade ESV, the Suburban is available in 1500 or 2500 configuration. The 1500 uses a 5.3-litre V8, while the 2500 uses a 6.0-litre V8. Both use a six-speed automatic transmission, and can be ordered in two- or four-wheel drive.

Features on the LS include 17-inch alloy wheels (on 1500 models) or 16-inch alloy wheels (on 2500 models), manual tri-zone climate control, assist steps, privacy glass, heated mirrors, roof rack side rails, variable intermittent wipers, fixed-delay rear wiper, cruise control, floor mats, auxiliary rear heater, driver information centre, tire pressure monitoring system, leather-wrapped tilt wheel with audio controls, power windows with driver’s express-down, cloth 40/20/40 seat with six-way power driver’s adjustment, 60/40 split-folding second-row seats, removable 50/50 split-folding third-row seat, CD/MP3 stereo, XM satellite radio, Bluetooth hands-free connectivity, locking rear differential, trailer package, remote starter, power locks with keyless entry, automatic headlamps, anti-theft alarm, and OnStar.

The LT adds colour-keyed door handles, fog lamps, roof rack cross bars, centre floor console, bucket seats with six-way power driver’s adjustment, second-row audio controls and headphone jacks, and OnStar with Directions & Connections plan.

The LTZ adds 20-inch alloy wheels, automatic tri-zone climate control, chrome door handles, chrome grille mesh insert, power liftgate, power-folding heated mirrors with driver’s-side auto-dimming, reverse tilt and integrated turn signals, power sunroof, rain-sensing wipers, cargo mat, auto-dimming rear-view mirror, power-adjustable pedals, garage door opener, 12-way heated and cooled perforated leather seats, driver’s side memory, second-row heated bucket seats with power release-and-tumble, six-CD/MP3 stereo, Bose Centre Channel sound system with subwoofer, AutoRide road-sensing electronically-controlled suspension with rear auto-level, and ultrasonic rear parking assist.

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