2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 HD model heavy-duty truck is in the news as it is rumored that Chevrolet is planning for the latest version of this vehicle with some extraordinary technology in somewhere near 2018. According to some backstreet-news, these trucks are spied during its test period in Michigan, U.S.A at the headquarters of Chevrolet.
It is a beautiful heavy duty truck with a maximum towing capacity of 23,200 lbs. According to some source changes in design and features is implemented in these new model in comparison with its present 2015 model. Although no official announcement has been made regarding the release of these models.
Engine design of this vehicle, 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 HD, is done by keeping in mind of its rough and tough use and high torque generation facility is implemented to avoid any stress on the engine during uneven climbing or steep towing. Silverado present 2015 model is blessed with diesel as well as C.N.G or gasoline engine. Firstly Duramax 6.6-liter turbo-diesel engine with lucrative V8 cylinder providing 397 horsepower at 3,000 rpm and torque of 765 lb-ft.
In the new addition, it has a bi-fuel engine Vortec TM 6.0-liter V8 engine that is operated either by C.N.G providing 360 horsepower at 5,400 rpm or gasoline providing 301 horsepower at 5,000 rpm. As per rumor is spread Chevrolet may introduce a twin V6 turbo engine with 450 horsepower and 850 lb-ft of torque to get more attraction but nothing confirmation regarding these is received.
Transmission and Fuel Efficiency
These are the two most important aspects that a customer will look at. The present Silverado model has six-speed automatic gearboxes with Allison transmission with the four-wheel anti-lock brake system. Providing a smooth mode for traveling. In the upcoming 2018 Chevrolet Silverado HD models there might be eight-speed automatic gearboxes to improve its efficiency though nothing has been confirmed. The fuel efficiency of these truck is attractive it gives up to 14.6 MPG.
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 HD Design
Well, spacious seats and luxury ambiance are provided in the interior part of these truck with well-equipped cockpit and air conditioning system. It has a well-equipped cruise control system with power door locks. The seats are comfortable with leather jackets and the stereo audio system is installed in order to get a good result. No further changes in the interior system are expected to make in the new model.
The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 and 3500 HD gives a very sleeky and touchy look as it is viewed from outside. All the head and tail lights are LED. With its glowing beauty and folding rear view mirror imparting a good look to it. The windshield front glass and Cargo-area lamps; cab-mounted switch on center switch bank is an additional achievement.
Safety, Security, and Price
Safety and security are emphasized in this model and dealt seriously. It has anti-forward collision alarm system to prevent any mishap. It is well equipped with the electronic control system and indicator assist to guide. A chrome plating finish is given to enhance its look.
In 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 the maximum portion is planned to be made of aluminum to reduce its weight. This will also enhance its beauty though no confirmation is received. The price of the present model of Silverado is around $39,340. However, the price of the upcoming model is yet to find out.