The Chevy Silverado 1500 went through several tweaks each year through 2017. Now, with the 2018 model year soon arriving, we expect the pickup to be a carryover model. We are, however, anticipating a complete redesign for the 2019 model year.
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Design
After getting a restyled front end in 2016 and brand-new grille shutters in 2017, we anticipate the appearance of the 2018 Silverado to remain unchanged. Provided all the changes the pickup has gone through in the past few decades, we do not predict this to be an anxiety about buyers. The internal needs to also stay the same.
Being a carryover, we likewise anticipate the basic features to stay unchanged. If this shows to be real, its WT trim (the base model) will include 17-inch steel wheels, xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, a bed light, cooling, cruise, vinyl seating, rugged rubber flooring, and a 4.2-inch color screen audio system.
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Engine
We likewise expect the powertrains to come in unchanged. This would indicate the 2018 Silverado 1500 base engine will be a 4.3-liter V-6 with 285 horsepower. The next engine is a 5.3-liter V-8 with 355 hp, followed by a 6.2-liter V-8 with 420 hp. The V-6 and 5.3-liter V-8 engines will use a six-speed auto transmission, while the 6.2-liter motor will several with an eight-speed computerized transmitting.
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Safety
Just like other pickups, the Silverado 1500’s numerous taxis have various IIHS security rankings, and these must continue in the brand-new model year. All versions of the Silverado got “Good” rankings in all, however, the small-overlap crash tests, where the extended taxi model has an “Acceptable” score and the team cab gets a “Marginal” rating. We anticipate these ratings to continue into the new year. There are a few optionally available impressive safety pieces easily obtainable on the Silverado 1500: rearview camera, road leaving caution and involvement, and forward accident caution with low-speed emergency stopping.
2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Price & Release
The 2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 does not yet have the main release date. Nevertheless, based on production quotas, we expect an on-sale date at some point in August. Based upon latest order books, Frequent Taxis will begin at $29,380 with a place, while the Double Cab has been priced from $33,405. Crew Cabs will start at $37,830 and peak at $56,370 for the High Country 4 × 4 (prior to optional devices).