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2012 Chevrolet Tahoe

2012 Nissan Armada

  2012 Chevrolet Tahoe 2012 Nissan Armada 2WD 4-door SV Side Exterior View
Invoice $36,042 $36,298
15/21 12/19
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Bottom Line The 2012 Chevrolet Tahoe is no longer fresh-faced, but it remains one of the best bets for those needing tough, true truck capability and plenty of passenger space. Read Full Review It's lacking in some features and its interior is a bit cheap, but the 2012 Nissan Armada has rugged good looks and a beefy V-8 powertrain. Read Full Review
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  • Toughness and capability
  • Still-handsome styling
  • Roomy cabin
  • Strong V-8 performance


  • Hard-to-access third row
  • Third-row doesn't fold flat
  • Fuel economy (non Hybrids)
  • Can be as pricey as lux-brand SUVs


  • Accelerates strongly
  • Big towing capacity
  • Seating position is upright, high
  • Interior is spacious


  • Handling can feel clumsy
  • High step-in
  • Interior materials are coarse
  • Low gas mileage
  • High load floor
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