2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Diesel Release Date and Price

Wednesday, March 22nd 2017. | Chevrolet


It is not a new thing and everybody knows well that Silverado is one of the favorite pickups in US market, although Ford F-150 is still the number one. From 2002 to 2015, the company sold about more than 7.000.000 of Silverado’s. In 2012, the company released the third generation with the first facelift for 2016 model year. Well, no one can stop them. They keep going on with constant updates and enhancements to keep their sales record high. No confirmation has been made, but many rumors are circulating on the new 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500.

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Specs
2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Exterior

Design sensible, there are no significant changes because the current look is still good. Reports mentioned that the company will provide slight redesign around the grille with the LED headlights that were offered for high trims, now is ready for standard even for the base. The GMT K2XX platform was introduced on Silverado and at this time, it will be used for the new 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500.

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Release Date2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Interior

Don’t expect something dramatic inside. There are some options available such as the Regular Cab, Extended Cab and Crew Cab which will be presented as what they did in the previous model just like the Short, Standard and Long box. The trim levels are still the same with WT, LS, LT, LT Z71, LTZ, LTZ71 and High Country. 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 will be provided with various combinations. The lower trims will get 4.2 inch of color screen and the higher trims will get Chevrolet MyLink audio system with 8.0-inch of diagonal HD, full-color touchscreen.

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Engine

New engines will be presented. There are three engines to offer on your needs. One will be the V6 engine and the remaining two will be V8 engines. The smallest engine for 2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 is 4.3 liter Ecotec3 that works for 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. For the V8 engine, it has two volume sizes, one is the 5.3 liter and the other one will be 6.2 liters. These engines generate 355 and 420 hp and 383 and 460 lb-ft of torque respectively. It comes with either six or eight-speed automatic but there is a significant indication for the company to provide new ten-speed transmission.

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 Release Date and Price

2018 Chevy Silverado 1500 wouldn’t come out before the end of 2017 with slightly higher price than the predecessor. It can be more than $30,000 for the base model.