Research 2019 Chevrolet Silverado: Should the Competition Be Worried?
Chevrolet Debuts Drag Camaro Packages at SEMA 2017
New HOT WHEELS COPO Unveiled Plus Drag Development ZL1 Camaro that Promises 10.0 Second Elapsed TimesFor 2017, Chevrolet's continued drag strip testing of the Camaro has lead to even more performance parts available for the 6th-gen that up the performance potential while keeping the factory warranty.
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2019 Chevrolet Silverado Pickup Spied Showing Some Curves
It's reportedly getting a new diesel and an aluminum chassis.We are still not allowed to see much of its design, but at least this time we can catch a glimpse of the more prominent radiator grille of the new model compared to today’s one. It features a vertical divider in the middle, which is home to a massive Chevrolet emblem. Further down, the bumper accommodates new fog lamps and what appears to be an additional air intake at the bottom.
Steel and More Steel
The new body still includes a steel bed, and the fully separate chassis uses higher-grade steel that reduces weight by 40 kg (88 lbs.) while increasing torsional rigidity by 10%. Unlike some rumours, only the door panels, hood and rear panel are made of aluminum. Despite all that steel, the result is impressive.The new Silverado is 41 mm longer, but weighs 204 kg (450 lbs.) less than the old one (when comparing the Crew Cab versions with V8 engines).
Finally, a Diesel Engine
Six combinations of gas-powered V6 and V8 engines and an in-line six-cylinder diesel engine should make this vehicle’s customers very happy. For those who prefer the inimitable sound and power of a good old V8, Chevrolet is offering a new management system that can deactivate up to seven cylinders.For more details on this system, known as Dynamic Fuel Management, refer to the article about technical innovations from the 2018 Detroit Motor Show.
GM teases new Chevrolet Silverado at owner event
New from ground up pickup will be unveiled at Detroit auto show“For the Chevy Truck Centennial, we wanted to recognize the customers who have made Chevrolet part of their lives, and have them help kick off the next 100 years of Chevy Trucks. Our owners’ passion is truly humbling,” said Alan Batey, president of GM North America, and global head of Chevrolet. “Many of our owners depend on their trucks for work and play, personalize their trucks in astonishing ways, and pass their loyalty for Chevy Trucks down from generation to generation.
The basic gearbox is a six-speed automatic, while the 10-speed is reserved for the 6.2-litre V8 and the new 3.0-litre turbo-diesel six. The official numbers aren’t available yet, but Chevrolet is predicting substantial fuel savings.
According to Chevrolet, the new pickup boasts 7% less aerodynamic drag thanks in part to the spoiler at the back of the cabin and air curtains on either side of the grille. These openings route airflow around the front wheel wells and along the vehicle sides.
With more rounded and fluid lines, the new Silverado sets itself apart from the boxier old generation. But if you want that tough warrior look, go for the Trailboss versions, which are two inches higher off the ground and feature 275/65R18 all-terrain tires and a black grille.
The Chevrolet name is stamped onto the liftgate, which can be opened remotely on some versions. You’ll also spot wider and deeper cutouts on the edges of the bumper. The integrated dual exhausts add a touch of hot rod to its overall look.
2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500HD and 5500HD to Debut in Indianapolis
Big reveal planned in March
Functional and Connected Cabin
The new passenger compartment of the Crew Cab versions offer 75 mm more legroom in the back. The optional bench seatback incorporates clever storage compartments, including one under the removable seat cushion.
The more modern dashboard has all the connectivity features you could ever want, such as 4G LTE Wi-Fi, Apple CarPlay, Android Auto, wireless charging and OnStar.
Ready for 2019
If the new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado is as good on the road as it is on paper, it is going to trigger some serious head-scratching for its competitors. Eight versions will be available by the end of 2018, including the Work Truck, Custom, Custom Trailboss, LT, RST, LT Trailboss, LTZ and High Country.
2020 Chevy Silverado HD teased, will debut next year .
The new heavy-duty pickup will be built in Flint, Michigan, starting in the third quarter of 2019. Unfortunately, that's all we know for the moment.It's safe to assume the new Silverado HD will use a few different powertrains, with gasoline and diesel V8 engines likely in the mix. Single- and dual-rear wheel options will likely be available, and we fully expect the heavy-duty pickup to include all of the new features found on the half-ton 2019 Silverado, including that trick power tailgate.Chevy says the 2020 HD will mark the reveal of "three all-new Silveraos in 18 months.
The 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 Is Getting A Diesel
Chevrolet unveiled its much-hyped 2019 Silverado pickup truck Saturday night at Eastern Market, kicking off a trio of truck reveals expected at the Detroit auto show. Weighing 450 pounds lighter...
Ram 1500 vs GMC Sierra 1500 Drag Race! This was a close one! It's Kunes Country Prize Fights!
Check out this week's truck drag race! We match up the 2017 Ram 1500 Sport with the 5.7L HEMI vs. the 2017 GMC Sierra 1500 with the 6.2L V8! This was a close one! Thanks for watching! See...
Wednesday, 22 august 2018
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Monday, 13 august 2018
The hatchback’s Sport trim also ports over to the sedan and coupe.The new Civic Sport sedan and coupe differ from the Sport hatchback in that they have the base naturally aspirated 2.0-liter inline-four rather than the more powerful 1.5-liter turbo four. Honda does not note any suspension […]
Monday, 13 august 2018
Cadillac's forthcoming XT4 compact crossover will be among the first GM models to use a four-cylinder engine with cylinder deactivation when it goes on sale later this yearCadillac's forthcoming XT4 compact crossover will be among the first GM models to use a four-cylinder engine with […]
Tuesday, 04 september 2018
Although most vehicles don’t go through massive changes each year, automakers typically tweak their features or add new items to freshen them up when the calendar switches over. FCA has announced what it’ll be doing for 2019, and here are some of the changes – some minor, some major – […]
Tuesday, 14 august 2018
Lincoln showrooms separate from Ford see higher sales. Buying a car from Lincoln could soon change for some customers as the automaker pushes specific dealerships to build stand-alone showrooms. The reason? Lincoln says independent dealerships outsell dealerships that are paired with […]
Tuesday, 14 august 2018
Here's hoping the torque will be its selling pointA 2018 Mazda CX-5 equipped with the new 2.2-liter turbodiesel I-4, a six-speed automatic transmission, and two-wheel drive is rated at 28/31/29 mpg (8.4/7.6/8.1 L/100km) city/highway/combined. With all-wheel drive, that rating drops to […]
Friday, 27 july 2018
A-Class finally reaches North America sporting a trunkThe 2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class sedan has finally debuted, and the automaker chose to unveil it in the latest market to receive the compact Benz: the U.S. Once available in other markets outside of North America, the A-Class arrives in […]
Wednesday, 18 july 2018
A three-row […]