Chevrolet, which is one among the major car brands in the world, offer customers with fuel-competent vehicles that feature appealing performance, heart-beating design, active and passive features and simple-to-use equipment… All at a value and the Silverado HD is no exception. The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD has been designed to offer maximum convenience for both potential and existing customers. While building the all-fresh induction system of the model, Chevrolet has tested truck towing, with the highest-weight trailer on a hot, rainy summer day through the Eisenhower Tunnel. The tunnel is over 11,000 feet above sea level, is the world’s highest automobile tunnel in the world and it is one among the highest elevations for any highway in North America. Everything went well
2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD Exterior
Aesthetically, the external change of the 2017 Chevy Silverado HD is marked by a huge practical hood scoop, which in sequence assists its engine to get the maximum air during running. The new model Silverado HD features an original air intake arrangement that impels cool, dry air into the power unit for nonstop performance and cooler powertrain temperatures during tricky driving situations. The intake system has undergone wide testing derived from the most difficult real-world driving situations to guarantee a competent performance no issue the weather conditions.
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Marked by an impressive hood scoop, the all-fresh air intake system offers 60% of the air to the diesel powertrain from an inlet to the front part of the hood. The delivered air to the power unit is very close to the exterior atmospheric temperature and it is cooler than the air beneath the hood. This makes the new Silverado HD offer an enhanced performance, particularly during conditions where transmission and engine temperatures can increase quickly. Running cooler lets, the diesel engine of the vehicle keep up full power and vehicle velocity for capable towing, even during the toughest conditions. About wheels, there will be a lot to choose, from 17″ steel or aluminum, all-season tires, 18″ steel or aluminum, 20″ steel or aluminum; all-season tires for all sizes. Optionally 20-inch black-painted or 22-inch gloss black-painted aluminum wheels.
The new Chevy Silverado HD 2017 is also expected to get several other considerable external upgrades for the 2017 model year. According to rumors, the new truck will be somewhat lighter than its predecessor, making it a more maneuverable vehicle and having great resistance against stress, wear, and tear.
Chevy Silverado HD 2017 Interior
The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD is expected to be offered with a varying collection of inside facilities and custom features to enable drivers to individualize their truck according to their driving needs. Similar to the 2016 model, the new model truck also features a leather-trimmed cabin insulated with noise-deadening stuff and a tri-sealed door to generate a quiet layer of safety and atmosphere for every ride. The cabin of the truck also comes equipped with the Apple CarPlay support, Cruise control, 6-speaker audio system, 4G LTE Wi-Fi connectivity and an instinctive MyLink Display console 4.2″ diagonal with obvious symbols and a simple-to-use consumer interface, which allows passengers to listen to your music easily, to make important phone calls, or navigate through online search. Optionally you could get Chevrolet MyLink with 8″ Colour Touch with Navigation.
2017 Chevy Silverado HD Safety
– frontal and side airbags
– Teen Driver mode
– Rear Park Assist
– Front and Rear Park Assist
– Lane Keep Assist
– Tire pressure monitoring system
– Low-Speed Forward Automatic Braking
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2017 Chevrolet Silverado HD interior
The first powertrain of 2017 Chevy Silverado HD will be equipped with a Duramax V8, turbocharged diesel power plant with the displacement of 6.6 liters. This will offer the new truck the required power and torque outputs of 445 horsepower and 910 lb.-ft. respectively. This powertrain will be mated to a six-velocity Allison mechanical transmission. Although Chevrolet does not yet confirm the towing capacity of the new truck, owing to the powerful engine, it is expected that the truck will have a more towing capability of its predecessor, which now tows 3,534 pounds (approx 1606 kg). There are three more petrol engines. The first one is 4.3L EcoTec3 V6 engine, with 285 hp @ 5300 rpm and torque of 305 lb-ft @ 3900 rpm. The second one is 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine, this will have 355 hp @ 5600 rpm and torque of 383 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm. Finally, the last one is 6.2L EcoTec3 V8 engine with 420 hp @ 5600 rpm and torque of 460 lb-ft @ 4100 rpm. Maximum towing capacity is 5670 kg (12,500 lb.). All petrol unit will use 8-speed automatic transmission.
Base price and the date of release
The new Chevrolet Silverado HD 2017 will be released for sale during late 2016 or early 2017. Regarding pricing, the base model of the new truck will be available at a starting price of $26,900, whereas the 2500HD and 3500HD models will be sold at a preliminary cost of $33,400 and $34,400 respectively.
2017 Chevry Silverado HD photos