The 2016 Chevy Silverado is said to present consumers with adorable yet minor alterations. The new vehicle will be filled with a great deal of style as well as a bossy aesthetic. Per a great deal of industry chatter, the 2016 Chevy Silverado will not undergo any major changes in regards to its exterior. Yet, there will be enough changes made that the refreshing will elevate the vehicle to as close to perfection as can be achieved. The Silverado was originally debuted into the market place in 1998 and ever since then, the model has long been considered one of the best heavy duty trucks within its automotive class.
2016 Chevy Silverado: Engine Specs
Under the hood of the heavy duty truck 2016 Chevy Silverado there will be a major change. Per sources and rumors, the vehicle will be getting a powerful diesel engine. This means that its current Duramax 6.6 liter V8 engine that delivers upwards of 397 brake horsepower and 765 lbs. per feet of torque will be replaced with a much stronger variant. The new diesel engine will be intelligently mated with an Allison 1000 six speed automatic system. As of right now, there are no specifications available for the new engine. It is assumed that the closer we become to the release date, the more information the automaker will provide the public with. All that has been said about the new diesel unit is that it will definitely put the outgoing engine to shame.
2016 Chevy Silverado: Redesign Exterior and Interior
The new 2016 Chevy Silverado will provide consumers with a more robust palette of colors for the exterior along with alloy wheels that are far more powerful. By many accounts, the most noticeable of the changes, as compared to the previous model, will be the vehicle’s front end. This front end will have a bulkier appearance while at the same time making it more aerodynamic than ever before. Remaining the same will be the headlights as changes are afforded to the front grille; which will be restyled and redesigned. In addition, there will be a duo of chrome bars that are considerably thick that will further add to its bossy look.
The interior of the new 2016 Chevy Silverado will deliver both the driver and their passengers with an increased amount of comfort and space. The vehicle’s cabin will be outfitted with leather upholstery for its seating and will feature high quality materials that will expressly complement its variety of automotive technology and gadgets. The dash of the interior is said to be improved with functions and controls by way of a rather large touch screen display. As a matter of safety, consumers will be presented with the following features and options: blind spot monitoring, standard airbags, rear parking sensors, electronic cruise control, anti-lock brakes, and stability and traction control.
2016 Chevy Silverado: Release Date and Price
The 2016 Chevy Silverado is predicted to arrive into dealerships during the first half of next year. The mass production of the vehicle is scheduled to begin late this year. The base pricing of the heavy duty truck is said to be in the neighborhood of $ 30 000. This pricing will keep it quite competitive within the automotive market while its upgrades and more are sure to keep it within its top standing in its class.