There are many trucks out there in the market today but the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD is set to make headlines when it comes out in a short while. It is more than just an update from the Chevrolet 1500. It is vital to note that the automotive engineers who are behind the detailing and design of this truck did a great job on it. One thing that is for sure is that the engineers did not just focus on the outward appearance buy rather also refreshed the interiors.
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD is expected to weigh 100 pounds more than its predecessor. The Silverado sports up to 5 wheelbases that support 3 cabs. However, it is worth taking note of the fact that this expected truck will share its basic cab with that of the Silverado 1500. The power trains, frames and suspensions are expected to remains the same but the new car will tend to have a heavier and more effective bumper.
What will the interior look like?
The interior of the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD will definitely be a nice upgrade from its predecessor. One thing to note is that the driver’s and the co-driver seat have got enough legroom. The backseats on the other hand are a little bit low considering the position of the headrests. This will be a great benefit to taller passengers considering that there will be more allowance for headroom. They might however not be very comfortable for adults as such.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD: Engine and Features
It is worth noting that the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado will come with three engine variations. In that case therefore, you can choose the 6.0 liter 48 version or the 6.6 liter turbo diesel which runs using Allison transmission. If you are a person who loves to drive a more fuel efficient type of a car, the CNG/gas version of an engine will be the best option for you.
Horsepower stands at the standard maximum of 360 whereas torque of the engine is set at an impressive 765 pound feet. These two values ideally mean that when you are driving this vehicle, you will get strong and sturdy trucks which not break down in mountainous regions. Most drivers prefer to stretch the limits of their trucks and this one offers you that sort of functionality. The new 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD will be able to tow 8000 pounds comfortably meaning that it would be ideal for cargo hauling.
How does the truck feel off road?
Off road, the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD does not feel very rough that is unless you are driving on a very rough road. However, if at all you are driving on the highway, this Silverado HD will feel light and can move at amazing speed. It offers you the perfect cruising experience on a good well tarmac road.
2016 Chevrolet Silverado HD: Price and the Release Dates
The 2016 Chevrolet Silverado 2500 HD is expected to start retailing at $50000 once it is out there on the market. On the other hand, the 3500 HD will retail at $65000. These prices are fair for many people considering the workload that the trucks are capable of handling. On the release date, this truck will be released to the market mid 2016 with the 3500 HD version coming some months later in early 2017.
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