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Chevrolet Tahoe Popular with K-9 Units

August 27, 2015
Because dogs are vulnerable to heat, the Tahoe PPV has more heating and cooling vents in the vehicle’s third-row area than any other police utility vehicle, according to Chevy. In the Tahoe PPV, the seat is eliminated to make room for the K-9 unit’s kennel. This allows the industry’s only third-row upper and lower air vents to circulate cooled air into the back of the vehicle.

What's New on the 2015 Tahoe PPV

June 30, 2015

The 2015 Tahoe PPV is Chevy's first pursuit-rated SUV to come with four-wheel drive. In addition, the exterior and interior have been redesigned, and the engine is now a 5.3-liter EcoTec3 V8 with standard direct injection, Active Fuel Management, and continuously variable valve timing.

Chevy Tahoe PPV: Redesigned and Ready for Duty

June 30, 2015

Chevy's Tahoe patrol vehicle is fast and nimble, it corners well, and it has a good turning radius. It's also comfortable, offers a higher vantage point than a patrol sedan, and can carry a lot more gear than a car. So I couldn't wait to test and evalulate the new 2015 Tahoe PPV with four-wheel-drive.

Brooking Industries Introduces Rear Hatch Pod for 2015 Chevy Tahoe

April 15, 2015
Brooking Industries' new ABS pod for the 2015 Chevy Tahoe accommodates an 8-head RayZR light stick and up to four popular ST6 surface mount light heads. The RayZR mounts in a fitted shelf while the ST6s mount on the sides at a 30-degree angle, providing optimum off-axis/intersection coverage.

Going Big: SUVs for Patrol

November 12, 2014

Many law enforcement agencies were unsure about what to do next when Ford retired the Crown Vic. Now agencies are buying SUVs to replace sedans for a variety of reasons.

D&R Electronics Introduces 2015 Tahoe Spoiler Light

November 6, 2014
D&R Electronics—maker of emergency vehicle sound gear, lighting, and equipment—has released a spoiler light for the new, redesigned 2015 Chevy Tahoe.

Pro-gard Introduces 2015 Tahoe PPV Product Line

October 7, 2014
Pro-gard Products, LLC, a manufacturer and supplier of law enforcement vehicle equipment, has begun shipping products for the new Chevrolet 2015 Tahoe PPV.

Pursuit-Rated 4WD Chevy Tahoe Arrives for 2015

November 5, 2013
General Motors will begin producing a four-wheel-drive pursuit-rated Chevrolet Tahoe PPV for the 2015 model year for law enforcement agencies, the automaker announced Tuesday from the SEMA Show in Las Vegas.

Oregon Agency Switching to Ford Police Interceptor Utility

August 16, 2013
The Eugene (Ore.) Police Department is switching to the Ford Police Interceptor Utility and is planning to purchase 23 new SUVs. After replacing the vehicles, the agency expects to save more than $150,000 in fuel costs each year.

Ariz. Deputy Recovering After Triple Rollover

March 12, 2013
An Arizona deputy sheriff is recovering, after rolling over his Chevrolet Tahoe police vehicle while responding to a call of a gas leak at a family's home. Santa Cruz County Sheriff's Deputy Jorge Ainza became trapped inside his vehicle early Saturday.

Chevy Tahoe Wide-Body Console

February 14, 2013
Troy Products' Tahoe-specific wide-body console fills the space between the two front seats. It includes a built-in compartment for storing binders, file folders, and clipboards.

Video: Texas Agency Explains Patrol Car Choice On YouTube

January 8, 2013
The city of Corpus Christi, Texas, recently explained its switch from Ford Crown Victoria police sedans to Chevrolet Tahoe PPVs via a City Council television program that was posted to YouTube.

Texas Agency Chooses Chevy Tahoe

January 8, 2013

The city of Corpus Christi, Texas, recently explained its switch from Ford Crown Victoria police sedans to Chevrolet Tahoe PPVs with this City Council television program that was posted to YouTube. Read the full story here.

Michigan State Police Release 2013 Patrol Vehicle Test Results

October 17, 2012
The Michigan State Police (MSP) has released preliminary results from its testing of 2013 model-year police vehicles. MSP’s tests included acceleration and speed, braking, and vehicle driving dynamics.

Calif. Sheriff Opts for Chevy Tahoe As New Patrol Vehicle

July 13, 2012
The Placer County (Calif.) Sheriff's Office chose the Chevrolet Tahoe for its superior handling, large cargo area, more power, and better fuel economy.

Texas Agency Switches to Chevy Tahoes

January 12, 2012
The Pflugerville (Texas) Police Department is switching to Chevrolet Tahoes as its new patrol vehicle because of their versatility, according to the agency.

Nev. City Adds 27 Chevy Tahoes and a Caprice for Police and Fire

October 24, 2011
The Henderson, Nev., City Council approved the purchase of 27 Chevrolet Tahoes and one Caprice for the city to replace aging Ford Crown Victoria Police Interceptor (CVPI) sedans.

Mississippi Sheriff To Replace Crown Vics with Tahoes

March 25, 2011
The eight new SUVs are also better suited for the rugged, rural roads of the jurisdiction, according to Sheriff Jim Johnson. The Tahoes have a larger gas tank and get 15 MPG compared to the 12 MPG delivered by the Ford Crown Vic.

2011 Chevrolet Tahoe PPV Now Equipped With StabiliTrak

November 4, 2010
Using three key sensors, StabiliTrak works by comparing the driver's intentions (indicated by steering-wheel position) with how the vehicle is responding. It then selectively applies the individual brakes needed to help keep the vehicle on the intended course.

Michigan Police Commander Drives 2011 Chevy Tahoe

November 3, 2010

The 2011 Chevrolet Tahoe PPV is driven by Lt. Keith Wilson, commander of the Michigan State Police's Precision Driving Unit, in this video. Wilson explains why the automaker's addition of StabiliTrak will help officers drive in more adverse weather conditions.

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