• (4.8) 14 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,996$14,604
  • Body Style: Sport Utility
  • Combined MPG: 17-18
  • Engine: 285-hp, 4.8-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x2
  • Seats: 6-9
2006 Chevrolet Tahoe

Our Take on the 2006 Chevrolet Tahoe

Chevrolet's strong-selling Tahoe full-size sport utility vehicle is based on the company's Silverado pickup truck. The Tahoe is the kid brother of the king-size Suburban. GMC produces a similar SUV called the Yukon.Little has changed for the 2006 model year: a standard tire-pressure-mon... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Exterior dimensions
  • Fuel economy
  • Difficult entry and exit
  • Ride comfort of Z71

Notable Features

  • Two V-8 choices
  • Available Autotrac 4WD
  • Maximum nine-passenger seating
  • 7,800-pound towing capacity, when properly equipped
  • Considerably shorter than Suburban

2006 Chevrolet Tahoe Reviews

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Great Buy!

by Nice, Big Guy with a Nice, Big Truck from Washington, DC on July 25, 2012

The 2006 Chevy Tahoe z71 handles like an Impala. It is very easy to maneuver in downtown DC. The cargo space is also a plus. The truck's interior space is excellent mainly because it does not interfer... Read Full Review

8 Trim Levels Available

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2006 Chevrolet Tahoe Safety Ratings

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NHTSA Ratings

Based on Chevrolet Tahoe LS

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NHTSA Ratings

Based on Chevrolet Tahoe LS

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National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) is part of the U.S. Department of Transportation. NHTSA provides vehicle safety information such as front- and side-crash ratings and rollover ratings. Vehicles are rated using a star rating system from 1-5 stars, with 5 being the highest.


There are currently 4 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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