The failure, which suffered Chevrolet Silverado, after redesigning the 2014 MY, has caused a new redesign for the 2017 model year. Just like the new GMC Sierra full-size pickup truck and 2017 Chevy Silverado arrives with a complete redesign. Bearing in mind that Ford offered a significantly upgraded and redesigned models of its F-Series, General Motors leaves nothing to chance. To correct the errors that are present in the previous attempts to redesign, and to regain the trust of customers, Chevrolet offers a significantly different release of its full-size pickup models. Frankly, the redesign of the 2017 model brings a lot of positive, compared to the previous model.
2017 Chevy Silverado Changes
Without hidden intentions, General Motors announced the direction and extent of changes for its “heavyweights”, Silverado and Sierra models. 2017 Chevrolet Silverado gets significant changes in appearance of the front of the vehicle. First of all, changed the appearance of the front grille, front bumper and light clusters. Here note that the LED lights in the release. Changes are noticeable in the design of the hood, a new Silverado gets a few cosmetic trick. All these changes may influence the 2017 model gives a more aggressive stance, with a trimmer, more modern look. We can say that this redesign successful than the previous attempt.
As for change and improvement, they are covered and the inside of the vehicle. In addition to the new, modern materials, there are new technologies and security systems to help the driver. 2017 Chevrolet Silverado offers the latest MyLink infotainment system, with support for Android Auto and Apple CarPlay as a basic vision equipment.
2017 Chevy Silverado Specs
To be competitive, the new Silverado will offer three different powertrains. Ford’s 6.7-liter diesel engine with 440 horsepower, which is located in the Ford Super Duty models, prevails in relation to the aggregate of previous HD models from General Motors Company.
Chevrolet Silverado 2017 will offer a 6.2-liter V8 engine with 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft of torque, combined with the 8-speed automatic transmission. Version with this engine is finally compete on equal terms with Ford models that runs 6.7-liter diesel unit.
In addition to this strong V8 engine, the new model will offer versions with 4.3-liter V6 engine with 285 horsepower and 305 lb-ft of torque and the 5.3-liter V8 engine with 355 horsepower and 385 lb-ft of torque.