The Chevrolet Suburban is a full-size SUV that has been a reliable member of Chevrolet’s vehicle lineup for many years. This aging full-size SUV has been in major need of modernizing improvements for several years, and it looks like the Suburban is finally going to be on the receiving end of some of these much-needed and long-awaited updates and upgrades for the 2021 model year. 

In addition to more towing power, the 2021 Chevrolet Suburban will also come equipped with improved mileage, more advanced tech, more standard safety features, updated styling, and more exciting new features. If you’re in the market for a new vehicle or are just curious about what’s in store for the 2021 Chevy Suburban, here are 5 new and improved features that will hit the market with the Chevrolet Suburban full-size SUV for 2021. 

If you’re interested in making the all-new 2021 Chevrolet Suburban your next vehicle, you don’t have long to wait. The Chevy Suburban for the 2021 model year is expected to hit the mainstream auto market and be available for purchase by mid-2020. 

  1. More Power 

The all-new Chevrolet Suburban packs more power for the 2021 model year. This full-size SUV comes equipped with a standard 5.3-L V8 engine that delivers 355 horsepower and pairs with a 10-speed automatic transmission and either rear-wheel-drive or four-wheel-drive. The 2021 Suburban can also be equipped with an available alternative engine option—a 6.2-L V8 engine that delivers 420 horsepower and an impressive 460 lb.-ft. of torque. 

The towing capacity of the Chevrolet Suburban will also increase for 2021. The 2021 Suburban will have a maximum towing capacity of 8,400 pounds when equipped with its standard 5.3-L V8 engine and 8,300 pounds with its available alternative 6.2-L V8 engine. 

  1. Improved Fuel Efficiency 

The fuel efficiency of the Chevy Suburban will get an upgrade for 2021. The new gas mileage of the Chevrolet Suburban puts this all-new full-size SUV in a competitive position among other SUVs in its vehicle class when it comes to fuel efficiency. 

When equipped with its standard 5.3-L V8 engine, the 2021 Chevrolet Suburban reaches up to 15 MPG on city streets and 20 MPG on the highway for combined gas mileage of 18 MPG. When outfitted with the alternative 6.2-L V8 engine option, this full-size SUV reaches an only slightly lower combined gas mileage of 17 MPG. 

  1. Interior Space and Comfort 

The Chevrolet Suburban will be bigger for 2021. Its extra length allows the Suburban to offer additional interior space, which improves the interior comfort of this full-size SUV and helps its cabin feel roomier and streamlined rather than cramped and unfinished. 

The all-new Chevy Suburban features 23 more cubic feet of interior space for a grand total of 145 cubic feet of cargo space. The extra length that the Suburban gets for 2021 also allows this full-size SUV to offer several more inches of leg and headroom for its second- and third-row passengers.



  1. Standard Driver-Assistance Features 

Over the past few years, high-tech safety and driver-assistance features have become something drivers look out for when shopping for a new vehicle. In order to keep up with current industry standards, a host of advanced safety and driver-assistance features will come as a new standard for the 2021 Chevrolet Suburban. 

Forward-collision warning and automatic emergency braking come as standard features for the 2021 Suburban. Available high-tech safety and driver-assistance features include blind-spot monitoring, cross-traffic alert, lane-keeping assist, lane-departure warning, and more. 

  1. New High-Tech Amenities 

The detail-oriented 2021 Chevrolet Suburban doesn’t skimp or sacrifice when it comes to high-tech amenities. 

Every 2021 Chevy Suburban comes equipped with an infotainment system complete with a built-in 10-inch touchscreen display. A Wi-Fi hotspot and Apple CarPlay and Android Auto connectivity also come standard for the 2021 Suburban in order to keep both drivers and passengers fully connected even while on the go. 

For the 2021 model year, the Chevrolet Suburban does not disappoint. This aging full-size SUV will undergo a wide variety of updates and upgrades for the 2021 model year in order to once again emerge successfully as a leader within its vehicle class of full-size SUVs. 

If you’re in the market for a reliable new vehicle, consider the 2021 Chevy Suburban—a newly industry-leading full-size SUV that offers a host of brand-new high-tech amenities and increased power and efficiency for better performance on the road.