The well known Chevy SS from Chevrolet Company is their flagship model when it comes to performance sedan segment. This performance version debuted back in 2013 and used the same platform as another phenomenal model – Holden Commodore VF. In the first three years of sales, this model had good results, even without some significant redesigns. The model for 2017 will be probably most redesigned compared to all redesigns in the previous three years, and that is because people from Chevrolet Company want even better results in the sale. What should we know about this new model? It will definitely hit the market with a lot of redesigns, especially in the engine department. The engine will be stronger but in the same time more efficient. Besides upgraded engine, we can also expect some modifications in other parts including exterior design and interior design. Further, we can anticipate and the addition of some new features in high-tech and safety department. In general, the new 2017 Chevrolet SS will be revised in each segment, and we are looking forward to see this model on the road.
2017 Chevy SS Changes
The exterior design of the most recent model is very appealing, and the younger population will simply adore it. However, this model is also very good for a bit older people with youthful spirit. The whole exterior is very stylish and everything from the outside is just perfectly fitted. The whole front fascia of this model is slightly modified and we can start from the front grille. The front grille is revised a bit but nothing too much notable. It is divided into two parts, and the upper part will have small Chevy logo in the middle. Furthermore, we can move to the headlights now. The new Chevrolet SS 2017 headlights of this model will be also redesigned and it will be a bit wider this time. They will use the same LED system as before, just improved. Down low, we can notice nicely designed front bumper as well as redesigned air intake openings.
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The dimensions of approaching model will remain the same as before. The rear side of the vehicle will remain the same as before and here we can notice LED powered fog lights as well as large exhaust openings. Furthermore, at the side, the latest 2017 Chevrolet SS will ride on 19 x 8.5-inch front and 19 x 9.0-inch rear aluminum wheel fitted with P245/40R19 front and P275/35R19 rear tire.
The whole chassis of this model is made from lighter materials such as aluminum. The base curb weight will be 3997 lbs. Some of the available exterior colors include Phantom Black Metallic, Silver Ice Metallic, Heron White, Red Hot 2, Jungle Green Metallic, and many others.
Exterior 2017 Chevy SS dimensions: length is 195.5 in, wheelbase is 114.8 in, width is 74.7 in and height is 57.9 in
2017 Chevrolet SS Interior
The interior design of the resulting model will be also slightly changed. It will be very nice and elegant. The cabin of this model will be full when five people step inside. The cabin is very spacious and comfortable and there will be enough space for all five people as well as for cargo (cargo space is 16.4 ft3). The leather will wrap all the seats and maybe some parts of the dashboard. The infotainment system will be updated, and the touchscreen will be 8 inches in size. Some of the other standard interior features include Radio AM/FM, Navigation, Bose premium 9-speaker system, Audio system feature, heated front seats, Cruise control, and dual-zone automatic climate control. Then we have great safety features as well including Lane Departure Warning, Forward Collision Alert, Side Blind Zone Alert, Automatic Parking Assist, and many others.
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Interior dimensions: Front Head Room is 38.70 in.,Front Leg Room: 42.30 in.,Front Shoulder Room: 59.10 in.,Front Hip Room: 57.20 in., Second Head Room: 37.5 in. and Second Leg Room: 39.7 in.
2017 Chevy SS interior
Under the hood, the most recent model will be powered by a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine that will be capable of generating up to 580 horsepower as well as up to 550 pounds-feet of torque. This is not yet officially confirmed by the Chevy Company, but all speculation and rumors suggest to that. This means that the new engine will be almost 170 horses stronger than the previous one which is a phenomenal improvement. The 2017 Chevrolet SS acceleration from 0-60 mph with this new engine will be just 4 seconds. According to EPA, the fuel consumption will be rated at 14/19 in the city/highway. The current model has an acceleration of 4.7 seconds and the EPA rates of 15/21. The available transmission system will be a six-speed manual or six-speed automatic.
Price and Release date
The release date of this beast will be at the beginning of 2017 while the new Chevy SS 2017 price should start from around $49.000. This is definitely not so expensive for this kind of car.
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