In general, we predict the upcoming 2018 Chevy Silverado will still remain as one of the best choices if a full size pickup truck is what you are looking for. Well, considering the refreshments made for the 2017 model year, we can only expect the way better and more improved version for the 2018 edition, especially in term of fuel efficiency, thanks to the active grille shutters added to the 2017 Silverado.
2018 Chevy Silverado Interior
High quality materials are the only one you can find inside the Chevy Silverado. The numerous storage bins have added a great practicality inside the 2017 Chevy Silverado, and we predict that the 2018 Chevy Silverado will still offer the same. Apart from that, there are also plenty enough of cup holders in addition to the USB ports. The touchscreen infotainment interfaces offer straightforward, easy-to-understand menus in addition to the effective voice commands. Even using AndroidAuto or Apple CarPlay is easier, thanks to the similarity of interface with that of respective smartphone.
Up front, there’s a choice of buckets or bench that depends on your choice of trim level, in addition to the heating, ventilation, and lumbar support you can adjust. This surely will help boost the comfort inside the 2018 Chevy Silverado. Plus, the thickly padded seats inside the pickup truck guarantee the abundance of comfort even for a long trip. Opt for a crew cab model and you’ll benefit from the abundance of rear space for passenger with ample legroom, headroom, and shoulder room. Plus, the cabin has been greatly insulated so even the city potholes will never disturb the calm inside.
2018 Chevy Silverado Engine
Referring to the 2017 Silverado, there are wide array of options in terms of trim level, depending on which cab style you choose. For the 2018 Chevy Silverado, it seems like the choices will remain similar. The difference in trim levels results in the variance in engine option to power the pickup truck from under the hood.
That being said there’s most likely a 4.3L 285-hp V6 paired with a 6-speed automatic and either four-wheel or rear-wheel drive configurations as one of the engine lineups to power the 2018 Chevy Silverado. Apart from that, it is also possible that there may be the 5.3L 355-hp V8 matched to either a 6-speed automatic or an 8-speed automatic, depending on which model you choose. And referring to the previous model, then the 6.2L 420-hp V8 matched to an 8-speed automatic may be available as an option too. In overall, the maximum towing capacity of 7,600 pounds with the V6 or 11,000 pounds or 12,500 pounds with the V8 will depend on the choice of bed configuration and cab.
2018 Chevy Silverado Price
There is still no official statement released regarding when the 2018 Silverado will be released, as well as at how much the starting price will be. Even so, we expect that the Chevy Silverado will start at around $40,000 just like the 2017 model year did.
It is quite obvious that this upcoming 2018 Chevy Silverado will bring a special excitement among auto lovers worldwide. With powerful engine performance and sophisticated technology, it will surely get its own place in people’s heart.