May 14

Best Features of the 2021 Chevy Blazer

2021 Chevy Blazer in Silver
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Since the Chevrolet Blazer’s reintroduction in 2019, it has taken the small SUV market by storm. The 2021 Chevy Blazer’s unique styling, rugged performance, comfort and convenience, and safety features come together to create an exciting compact SUV. You will surely be impressed with what the 2021 Blazer has to offer, so let’s check out some of the best features.

Exterior Styling

The 2021 Blazer comes in the L, 1LT, 2LT, 3LT, RS, and Premier trim levels. Each trim level is loaded with many available features, so there is a Blazer for everyone. The exterior styling of the 2021 Blazer sets it apart with sleek lines, sweeping curves, a large front grille. It also has custom Chevy wheels, exquisite lighting, and an overall modern aesthetic. The 2021 Blazer will have heads turning as you cruise down the street.


There are three available engines for the 2021 Chevy Blazer. The Blazer’s base engine is a 2.5-liter inline-4 with 193 horsepower and 188 pound-feet of torque. A 2.0-liter turbo-4 engine is the next step up with 227 horsepower and 258 pound-feet of torque. At the top of the line is the 3.6-liter V-6 with 308 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque.

A nine-speed automatic transmission efficiently transfers the power from all three engines to either a front-wheel or an available all-wheel-drive system. Every setup has more than enough power to navigate crowded city streets, cruise down the highway, or take you off the beaten path.


The 2021 Blazer gives you sharper steering and a sporty ride. Curvy back roads and tight city streets are no match for the superior handling of the Blazer. All-wheel drive is available in the 2LT, 3LT, RS, and Premier trim levels. There are two different all-wheel-drive systems depending on the powertrain. 

Blazers with 4-cylinder engines have a simple all-wheel-drive setup that remains disconnected from the rear wheels unless the front wheels lose traction. When the front wheels spin, this system engages and sends 50% of the power to the rear wheels to maintain traction and control. Blazers with the V-6 engine introduce a more sophisticated all-wheel-drive system with a twin-clutch differential. This setup moves power across the rear axle, dramatically improving the handling and traction of the 2021 Blazer.

Whether you’re looking to save fuel, tow a trailer, tap into performance, negotiate inclement weather conditions, or get off-road, the Blazer’s driver mode selector gives you control over your driving experience. These modes include Tour, Tow/Haul, Sport, Available All-Wheel Drive, and Off-Road. If you need more room for cargo, the Blazer can tow up to 4,500 pounds when properly equipped. The Blazer’s performance embodies every aspect of what an SUV is and more.

Interior Comfort and Convenience

The interior of the 2021 Blazer is comfortable, ergonomic, entertaining, and stylish. Front passengers have access to an available 8-inch diagonal color driver information center. This entertainment and information center has a reconfigurable display showing vehicle information, warning messages, and can be personalized. The front seats are comfortable with a lot of room. They also have available heated seats and 41 inches of legroom.

Rear passengers have 39.6 inches of legroom and available heated outboard seats. A few other available interior features include:

  • An automatic heated steering wheel.
  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi hot spot.
  • Active noise cancellation.
  • Ambient interior lighting.
  • A Bose premium eight-speaker sound system.
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control.
  • Front USB data ports.
  • Auxiliary input jack.
  • SC card reader.
  • Power windows.
  • Power seats.
  • Remote start.
  • Wireless charging.

Cargo space is abundant and functional with available features such as a horizontal cargo net, a flexible cargo partition, and a floor-mounted rail system with an adjustable cargo fence. All of these features help you separate and stabilize your cargo. No matter if you are carrying luggage or fragile antiques, the Blazer’s cargo area is designed to handle it all. There are 30.5 cubic feet of room with the rear seats up, and with those seats folded down, that space increases to 64.2 cubic feet.

If you love satellite radio, the Blazer has you covered with SiriusXM with a 360L trial subscription. This three-month trial subscription opens up all that SiriusXM has to offer. Features you can expect to access with this subscription are:

  • More variety of SiriusXM content.
  • Greater personalization of content.
  • Easier navigation.

More features are available with the SiriusXM All Access Package, such as SiriusXM content available on mobile apps, online, and other compatible devices. You will also have the capability of connecting with the available Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. These two features allow you to connect with your compatible mobile device for music, navigation, and more. Regardless of where you are, you can stay connected to the world around you in the 2021 Blazer.

Safety Features

Chevrolet implements the latest in automotive safety and has loaded the 2021 Blazer with many available safety features. A few of these available safety features are:

  • Seven air bags.
  • Enhanced automatic emergency braking.
  • Following distance indicator.
  • Forward collision alert.
  • Front pedestrian braking.
  • HD surround vision.
  • LED daytime running lamps.
  • Lane change alert including side blind-zone alert.
  • Lane keep assist with lane departure warning.
  • Rear cross-traffic alert.
  • Rear park assist.
  • A safety alert seat.
  • Tire pressure monitoring system.

Young drivers are also covered with an available teen driver safety system. This system allows you to implement vehicle settings linked to a key fob. These settings work to encourage safer driving behavior for younger drivers. You can have specific safety features automatically turn on and limit certain features to help reduce driving distractions. In addition, you can access an in-vehicle report card and scan information related to your teen’s driving habits. The teen driver system helps you coach your young drivers, instilling safe driving habits that will keep them safe on the road for years to come.

You will be impressed with all of the available features found in the 2021 Chevrolet Blazer. Regardless if you are on the daily commute or taking a road trip, the Blazer will keep you comfortable, entertained, safe, and connected. 

Visit Huffines Chevrolet Plano and take a 2021 Chevy Blazer for a test drive today. We’ll be happy to help you pick the perfect vehicle.

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