The last time GM has modernized the Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck in 2014. Then the criticism and the comments were very bad, caused by the appearance of the vehicle. General Motors Company has decided to change the design of this truck and offer customers a redesigned 2017 Chevrolet Silverado. The redesign included the front of the vehicle, to the greatest extent.
Pickup truck models GM company lag behind the Ford F-Series. Synonym for pickup truck model to the US market is just the Ford F-Series. It is a best-seling vehicle on the US market in the last decade. Special supremacy Ford’s pickup truck’s is expressed in the Heavy Duty range. For this reason, GM announced that it will improve powertrains for these models, because that is where the difference is most pronounced.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado Redesign
Even earlier, in Michigan has been noticed masked test specimens GM pickup models. Recorded 2017 Chevrolet Silverado, 2017 GMC Sierra and 2017 Sierra HD models. Then it was clear that these models will be upgraded. Since the development of the GMC Sierra and Chevrolet Silverado runs alongside, it was expected that at the same time be presented to both models for the 2017 model year.
This scenario is absent. GM announced a redesign for the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado. On the other hand, is represented the 2017 GMC Sierra Elevation Edition, which will be available at dealerships in early 2016.
Redesign 2017 Chevrolet Silverado has affected change the look of the front of the vehicle. The new model gets a more aggressive look hood, modified grille, bumpers and lights. Fog lights are made in LED technology. The vehicle will get the upgraded interior and improved safety equipment and upgraded systems. Stands out a new version of MyLink infotainment system with support for Android and Apple Auto CarPlay.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado Specs
On offer of engines will be three different powertrains. These are the 4.3-liter V6 engine with 285 horsepower and 413 Nm of torque, something more powerful 5.3-liter V8 engine with 355 horsepower and 518 Nm, and at the end of the most powerful 6.2-liter V8 engine with 420 horsepower and 623 Nm of torque. The most powerful engine comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission and it is reserved for the more expensive version, with higher trim levels.