Very popular pickup truck from the GM lineup, the Chevrolet El Camino, could be making a second comeback. In fact, there were rumors that the 2016 Chevrolet El Camino again be represented in showrooms and on the streets all over North American continent. The information is not officially confirmed, but it is not known whether this is only a wish of fans of this vehicle, or news has a stable surface. One encouraging fact is that the Australian market represented Holden Ute, which is similar to the El Camino. Either way, if the 2016 El Camino appears on the market, will delight the large number of lovers of this most excellent model.
Chevrolet El Camino began to be produced in 1959. It was in response to the company’s GM Ford Ranchero. However, after only two years, the vehicle is withdrawn from circulation. However, after four years from release, the Chevrolet El Camino made his first comeback. Then set the new GM G-Body platform, and as such was sold until the late 80s years, 20th century. If the GM decision to manufacture 2016 Chevrolet El Camino model, this will be his second comeback and also the beginning of a new generation of this great coupe utility vehicle.
2016 Chevrolet El Camino New Generation
For more than 25 years of existence, El Camino has gained many fans. The reason for this is its original design, excellent performance and great number of possibilities and benefits. The first generation of the vehicle was equipped with a 230 cubic inches and 155 horsepower. The second generation, which was placed on the GM G-Body platform, disposed with an engine of 190 cubic inches and 120 horsepower. The new platform and a new engine, did vehicle known for their performance and safety features. So it was up to the withdrawal of the vehicle from circulation.
During its existence, El Camino has gone through several phases of improvement and redesign. In 1973 the vehicle was used by the wagon chassis. This design was done notably larger in comparison to other models. Also, the vehicle received and hydraulic grille, and was offered in two different trim levels. The base model was added to the version of the SS trim level. The design of vehicles has been promoted, and contained elements of El Camino, Malibu and Chevelle models. In its fifth generation Chevrolet El Camino possessed the same chassis components, as well as the Chevrolet Malibu. Then, the customer is given an opportunity greater choice version of the model. Customers could choose between the classic version and a version with Super Sport, Conquista, Black Knight and Royal Knight trim levels.
Regardless of your design and size, the US market, the Chevrolet El Camino is classified as a pickup truck model. The vehicle is produced in several factories in the USA, Canada and Mexico. It was sold under the name “Chevrolet El Camino” in Mexico.
The new generation will certainly offer something new. In line with current trends, it is expected and stylish design of the vehicle. 2016 Chevy El Camino will surely have a new engine family GM’s fuel-efficient engines. Also, one can expect a version with a diesel engine. It would not be a novelty, because the El Camino in the period from 1982 to 1984, he was offered with a diesel engine.
However, if GM approved the re-production of Chevrolet El Camino, it will be the right move. 2016 Chevrolet El Camino will raise anyway good sales of the brand, while at the same time will delight a large number of interested buyers and fans of this model.