Top offer when it is about heavy trucks from Chevrolet is Silverado 3500HD. This heavy duty truck came into production at the end of last century and proved itself as an excellent machine, and also as toughest competitor of Ford’s Super Duty trucks. Current model is in its third generations, which came last year. For the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, company prepares some novelties. Unlike usual every-year updates, this one will be quite bigger. This will be a third year of production, so it is time for some refresh. Most of the changes are expected in terms of visual appearance.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD changes
Both 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD and its mechanical twin from GMC are expected to come refreshed. This update will include mostly visual changes. It is expected that new model will come with several design tweaks. Most of them are expected at the front. The 2017 Silverado 3500HD is expected to come with new front fascia, new grille and headlights. However, it is still unknown how big revision will be. We expect similar solutions as for light duty trucks, that are coming refreshed for the 2016 year models. Changes on the other areas are also expected. This refers mostly on the rear end, where we expect to see new taillights and some other smaller tweaks.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD interior
When it is about interior, it is hard to expect some bigger modifications. We expect to see some improvements in terms of standard features and similar things, while base design of the cabin will probably remain unchanged. When it is about cab configurations, 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD will come in well-known Regular, Double and Crew Cab configurations. Changes in trim levels are also unexpected. There are standard WT, LT, LTZ and High Country trim levels in offer.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD engine
Changes in this aspect are also not expected. The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado will come in two variants, when it is about engines. Base model comes with 6.0 liter V8 petrol-powered engine, which makes 360 horses and 380 lb-ft of max torque. Optional engine is 6.6 liter Duramax diesel, which is good enough for 397 horsepower and 765 pound-feet of torque. Both engines will come with 6-speed automatic gearbox.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500 HD release date and price
Exact date of launch is still unknown, but 2017 Chevrolet Silverado will surely come somewhere late next year. Price is expected to remain unchanged, which means in a range between 34.000 to over 56.000 dollars.