Over the years the Silverado has become one of the most popular and distinguished truck models within the automotive marketplace. This is due in part to the fact that it the vehicular child of one of the most established automakers known to the world. Over the past few years consumers have taken note of the numerous transformations that have been afforded to the iconic pickup truck. This latest addition to the Silverado family will, yet again, offer discerning automotive consumers a trio of starting options affording for the choice of varied power packages that are accompanied by customizable options.
2017 Chevy Silverado Engine Specs
The power for the 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 will be garnered from a trio of power unit options which consists of the following: a 5.3 liter V-8. A 6.2 liter V-8 and a 4.3 liter V-6 engine. The power units will find themselves intelligently mated with an automatic eight speed gearbox and the ability to afford consumers with a fuel economy that is said to be rated at 17 to 19 miles per gallon in the city and upwards of 24 miles per gallon on the highway. The Silverado 2500HD will derive its power from 6.0 liter V-8 gasoline engine and a 6.0 liter diesel option. The diesel offering is said to be capable of a maximum output of upwards of 397 brake horsepower. Both of the options will be paired with an automatic six speed transmission. The Silverado 3500HD will receive its power from a 6.0 liter gasoline unit and a 6.6 liter diesel unit.
2017 Chevy Silverado Exterior and Interior
The 2017 Chevy Silverado is reported to be a highly improved version of the 2016 model year offering. Experts as well as insiders within the industry enthusiastically expect for the new model year variant to impeccably marry power, handling, comfort and functionality. The new concept behind the 2017 Chevy Silverado, according to rumor, will offer a redesign that will add to its already overwhelming appeal.
Within the cabin of the pickup truck consumers will note that it is brimming with automotive technologies that include the following: an abundant amount of sensors for added safety, backup cameras, a touchscreen navigation system, Bluetooth connectivity, rear seating electronics, mobile 4G LTE Wi-Fi connectivity and more (with the premium trim models). Premium quality material are said to have been used for the seating and trim within the cabin as well to ensure the highest levels of comfort for both the driver and their passengers.
2017 Chevy Silverado Release Date and Price
Per a number of reports that are stemming from unofficial automotive websites, additional information regarding the 2017 Chevy Silverado will become available during the summer of next year. There may be a few minor announcements made before then, but it appears that all specific information will be released at that time. The popular vehicle will be available for sale at local dealerships by the final quarter of next year. The base pricing for the vehicle will be completely contingent upon the towing capacity that is chosen via the automotive consumer. For instance, the base pricing for the Silverado 1500 is estimated within the neighborhood of $26,900, while the 2500HD weighs in at $33,400 and the 3500HD is estimated to be near $34,400.