2017 Chevy Silverado SS, 2500 HD, 1500 diesel – General Motors introduced Chevrolet Silverado in the year 1998. It continued till 2000 and in the year 2001 GM introduced an upscale version called Sierra. Chevy Silverado SS was launched in the year 2003. In the year 2006 a special edition of Silverado named Intimidator SS was launched. In the meanwhile the first ever hybrid version of a GM vehicle was launched in the year 2004 which was nothing but a hybrid version of Silverado/Sierra. The present version of the Silverado introduced in the year 2014 is being updated and its new 2017 Silverado will be released shortly.
2017 Chevy Silverado SS redesign
Although the release of its latest version is announced, the prototype of the vehicle is under heavy camouflage and the spy photographers could collect only the photographs of the covered vehicle. From the leaked information and photos taken by spy photographers it is not very clear what are the main changes that are going to take place in the incoming vehicle. It is expected that LED strips will be found everywhere throughout the head lights. This new vehicle will be having new hood and front bumpers. A new set of tail lights with a more general look are likely to be seen in the 2017 Chevy Silverado. At this juncture, it is not clear, which of these exterior modifications will be present in the vehicle that will be put on road during the first quarter of the year 2017.
Interior of the new 2017 Silverado
Interior is equipped with better modern wireless and display facilities. The 4.2 inches console is positioned side by sidewith the main eight inch touch screen in the dash board which serves Mylink/IntelliLInk infotainment system. The controls in the dash board will be soft including aluminum and leather coverings. When Chevy Silverado was introduced in the year 2014, many interior updates provided in that version were stunning and were of outstanding comfort and sophistication. In a similar way the company is very secretly keeping the information regarding the interior changes taking place in the new vehicle and it will be revealed as a surprise only after the official release of the vehicle.
2017 Chevy Silverado 1500 diesel
Though the modifications under the hood are not known to us even from the spy pictures, it is believed that the new 2017 Silverado will use electric power for the engine with mechanized eighth speed transmission. There is also gab that the GM will even make 10-speed transmission available for the vehicle. The gearbox is mated with capacity models like 5.3-liter V8, 6.2 liter V8, 4.3 liter V6 etc. For the 5.3 liter engine it is expected that it will provide 16 miles per gallon in the city and an average of 23 miles per gallon outside city limits.
2017 Silverado price and release date
The 2017 Chevy Silverado is expected to be released in the early months of 2017 or if possible at it may be released during the far end of 2016 also. As the Chevy Silverado has several varieties, the price may vary according to the particular one you are opting for. Price should start around $23,000 for 1500 model and go up to $34,000 for 3500HD model.