General Motors is known for working very hard and bringing out new versions of their popular trucks. One of the names being considered is the redesigned Chevy Silverado 1500. If rumors are believed to be true then the completely redesigned and all-new 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 may be seen anytime soon.
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500: Rivals and Power
American truck market is an extremely competitive one. Especially, if medium sized to full sized trucks are considered, Americans may have very fewer choices but the options are full of potential and choosing any one is extremely hard. Surprisingly, or maybe not, choices are available from the top three American brands. Locking horns with this 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500, we can expect to see some Ford F-150s and some Dodge Rams which are equally good and can prove to be extremely competitive. Expect a close fight between these three and once the latest versions of all three comes out, a winner can be decided.
General Motors really have some great competition. Their 5.3L EcoTec3 V8 engine installed inside this expected 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 is a powerful reply to Ford F-150’s EcoBoost units and Dodge Ram’s EcoDiesel units. This 5.3L V8 can push out as much as 355 HP along with 383 lb. ft. of torque.
Comparing with Ford’s engine, Silverado 1500’s engine has a 30 HP upper hand while it has higher acceleration than Dodge’s engine.
Interior and Exterior Redesign
Expect to see some real high tech stuffs here inside the cabin. Things have been ripped straight from the future. First off, expect a lot of USB ports which would come in handy nowadays. This new 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 also boasts of a 4G LTE powered Wi-Fi connection from none other than OnStar 4G running inside its cabin. The center console is large and the large dials have been aesthetically carved out to give a pleasing demeanor to its looks.
Seats have been made even more luxurious. You can quite assuredly expect premium upholstery like top notch leather on it. Ride quality is quite refined and is as per customer’s reviews and demands.
As the 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 is still under speculation nothing much can be predicted regarding its body styling and exterior design. However features like LED lighting facility and chrome linings on mirrors and door handles to be present. The truck will no doubt show off its stylish curves, and body colored bumpers can be expected.
Price Range and Trims
Take a look at estimations regarding pricing aspects of this expected 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 first. Since General Motors are looking forward to keep this truck in its usual competitive attire, pricing can be expected to be usual. Experts are predicting its price tag to stay at the same level as is 2017 Chevy Silverado 1500’s. This said the exact figures can be expected to hover somewhere around $30,000 for this expected 2018 Silverado 1500. This figure is no doubt competitive but fear not, the presence of new updates and latest features can be assuredly present.
However, if to add a few more features to the cart, like chrome plated large 20 inch wheels along with AWD, as well as automatic heating and cooling seats and safety controls, then figures somewhere near about $50,000 can be expected. This price too, is extremely competitive, considering the quality of features being provided.