What if a pickup truck could have everything in it like enhanced performance, modern technology, utmost power and a wonderful driving experience? Well, there is one, and it is the 2017 Chevy Avalanche. Yes, that’s right, this new pickup truck has almost everything in it, and Chevrolet does a wonderful job by presenting these kinds of functional vehicles which are capable of meeting every demand of the customers.
2017 Chevy Avalanche: Redesign
And one good thing about Chevrolet is that this company knows just knows how to improve their vehicles every year. The company not just focuses on improving their vehicle in terms of marketing and commercial purposes, but they actuallyunderstand whether a vehicle is lagging behind something which might deviate from their goal of providing the customers with a wonderful driving joy.
Similarly, great upscale refinements have been done in this new 2017 Chevy Avalanche. These improvements have taken inside as well as outside of the pickup truck. So let’s take a look at what the new Chevy Avalanche has to offer.
2017 Chevy Avalanche: Engine Specifications
Powering this mighty pickup truck is a 5.3-liter V8 engine which gives a brawny output of 355 hp and a torque of 383 pound-feet. Consumption of fuel is kept in check by an Active Cylinder Management system. A 6-speed hydra-matric transmission is used along with this engine.
Makers have presented front wheel drive configuration as a standard option and all-wheel drive as optional. What’s new is that the engine and several of its components are made of lightweight materials which help in lowering the overall weight of this pickup truck.
Performance and Fuel Economy
With new upgraded engine, this 2017 Chevy Avalancheis able to sprint from 0 to 60 miles per hour in 6.9 seconds, and this is a pretty impressive acceleration for a pickup truck. This new 2017 Avalanche also has a great fuels economy and the figures stands at 15 mpg in city drive and 22 mpg on highways.
2017 Chevy Avalanche: Interior cabin and Exterior Features
One can find happiness and joy in the interior cabin of this new Chevy Avalanche. Bearing an elegant and a sophisticated design, this interior cabin boasts comfort and peace. Comfort is maintained at the utmost level as the designers have extensively used high-quality materials all over the cabin.
To start with it, the seatshavebeen upholstered with fine materials; similar materials have been usedin other parts of the cabin like the dashboard, door panels, center console and the steering wheel.
Technology, on the other hand, is upgraded to bring the best of convenience to the customers. The infotainment touchscreen display is now large with new apps and functions, the audio system have been enhanced by addition of new speakers, the instrument cluster is now improvedin terms of convenience.
Evolution is what defines the outer look of the new 2017 Chevy Avalanche. Well, that’s because the design and form of this 2017 variant have grown from its predecessor. And the growth consists of modernism.
This company has coped with the on-going mainstream styling while incorporating the design language of their own. The result is a dynamic and irresistible look. Up front, several changes have taken place including the headlights with a new robust shape, these headlights now incorporate LEDs. The grille has also been refinedin terms of design. Moving downwards, there is a slight change in the bumpers, and this is also complimented by a new pair of powerful fog lights.
A new set of 20inch alloy wheel having less weight,havebeen used. On the rear side, the cargo trunk is now slightly bigger in space; the taillights have been revised along with the tailgate and the bumper.
2017 Chevy Avalanche: Safety Features and Available Trims
This pickup truck is also a safe vehicle as it has an array of safety features. These safety features are blind spot monitoring, parking sensors and camera, lane departure warning, brake assistance, and tire pressure monitoring. This 2017 Chevy Avalanche not just comes in one variant, but several of them which are LS, LT, LTZ and Black Diamond.
2017 Chevy Avalanche: Competitors, Release Date and Price
Toyota Tundra and Nissan Navara will be its greatest competition. This pickup truck has been expected to be launched during late 2016. It has been said that the price of this 2017 Chevy Avalanche will range from $32,000 to $40,000.