2018 Chevy Silverado Release Date, Engine Specs, Interior Design, Performance and Price
When you need a truck that has enough power and strength even for the hardest jobs, you immediately think about the Silverado. So, it’s not a surprise that many people are waiting for the 2018 Chevy Silverado to get to the car dealers. Heavy duty trucks popularity and demand have been increasing all over the world. And the United States isn’t an exception.
Chevy is looking to increase their market share and nothing like the brand new 2018 Chevy Silverado to get it. The 2018 Chevy Silverado will look more modern and will also include new features. Since they want to lighten up some weight, they’ll use new cutting edge material. This will allow you to better handle the 2018 Chevy Silverado, as well as it will improve the fuel efficiency. However, the toughness of the design will still be there right along with the sports look, and you can expect this truck to do all that you need.
2018 Chevy Silverado Release Date
You can expect that the 2018 Chevy Silverado hit car dealers in the third or fourth trimester of 2017.
2018 Chevy Silverado Price
The current generation of the Silverado starts at $33,310. We believe that the price of the new 2018 Chevy Silverado shouldn’t be very far from this one. The price should then vary, depending on the trim that you choose.
2018 Chevy Silverado Redesign and Changes
The 2018 Chevy Silverado will have 4 different trims: the High Country, the LTZ, the LT, and the WT. Just like what is happening with the 2017 model, you’ll also get to choose the body configurations. You can get the regular cab, the extended, or the crew cab.
Despite the exterior design won’t suffer a major update, the fact is that you may expect to see a slight change in the front fascia. However, the headlights and the double stacked and chrome grille should be maintained. There might be some other minor changes in the front. But these will only happen to make the truck more attractive and functional at the same time. In what concerns to the rear, we believe that the bumper will remain the same but the headlights may have a new design.
There’s no doubt that the new 2018 Chevy Silverado will remain with an aggressive look.
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2018 Chevy Silverado Specs
We expect that the 2018 Chevy Silverado will come with the same engine of the 2017 model – a 6-liter Vortec, that produces 360 of horsepower. However, if you’re looking at a higher trim, you may expect to see a 6.6-liter V8 Duramax turbo diesel engine under the hood. This engine produces an amazing 455 horsepower.
Despite the trim that you choose, the transmission will be common to all the 4 trims. The 2018 Chevy Silverado will come with a 6-speed automatic transmission.
2018 Chevy Silverado Interior
With the 2017 Silverado, Chevy already included amazing and modern features inside the cabin. Since the wheelbase was enhanced, you can count to have more comfort and to sit higher. The 2018 Chevy Silverado cabin is large enough to support five travelers, with comfort. They have a lot of space for both legs and heads.
So, we don’t expect to see any changes in the 2018 Chevy Silverado. One of the features that is worth mentioning is the latest Uconnect infotainment system. The 2018 Chevy Silverado also includes automatic climate controls, the seats are made with leather, power adjustable seats with ventilating and heating features, GPS navigation, a large touchscreen infotainment system, Smartphone connectivity, MyLink feature, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi, among others.
The 2018 Chevy Silverado is built for work. And it offers you all that you need to do it comfortably. You can even use the center console to place your laptop. It’s that big. And you will never run out of battery on your smartphone because the 2018 Chevy Silverado includes all the chargers that you need.
In terms of safety features, you can expect to see a front and rear park assist, forward collision alert, rear vision camera, and lane departure warning.
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