Trucks have always been a big part of American automotive scene, and Chevrolet’s Reaper is their latest attempt to further develop their presence inside this segment. Reaper’s main rival will be Ford’s F-150 Raptor model. The 2017 Chevrolet Reaper is an upgrade on the iconic Silverado, which in itself is a standard bearer in the truck segment of the market. Reaper is based on the short box bed Chevrolet Silverado, and it’s designed as a high speed off-road pickup.
2017 Chevrolet Reaper – Stylish Interior and Exterior Design
Truck raptor interior has all the best GM has to offer. It features key-less entry, top of the line touch screen with navigation, an entertainment center and a lot more gadgets you can choose from. The design of the cabin is kept clean and functional; everything is laid out as it should be. The center piece and the main focus point of the interior is the center console which offers everything you need and want from your control/entertainment center. All of the passengers inside the truck will have ample space to relax and enjoy the ride. Chevrolet paid a lot of attention to passenger comfort and that is further evident with the new headrests. They offer all the support you need and that will go a long way during long trips, or out on bumpy roads.
The front of the 2017 Chevrolet Reaper is equipped with a set of LED lights and a higher bumper. The higher bumper line allows the truck to go over bigger humps and bumps with ease. It also gives the Reaper a mean and an aggressive look which suits this type of a truck really well. The back end of the truck has new revamped taillights that offer better visibility. Reaper sits on Fox Racing Performance Shocks along with the new suspension system that will allow even more ground clearance, and in turn allows it to tackle rougher terrain, that might be too much for other trucks. Exterior of the chevy raptor truck offers special design that will include a specially created hood. 20 inch rims will catch the eye of any truck lover along with the Corsa fender flares and a wide body. Buyers can also order a special Reaper decal set which will be featured on the back of the truck. The undercarriage of the truck is protected by stainless steel skid-plate, which prevent rocks and other sharp objects from entering the engine bay.
2017 Chevrolet Reaper – Under the hood
2017 Chevrolet Reaper can be powered by two different engine units. You can either select the 5.8 liter V8 Ligenfelter engine that can muster up 475 horsepower or a 6.3 V8 Ligenfelter that can produce 550 horsepower. That kind of power should be more than enough to keep the competition at bay and to establish the Reaper at the top of the hill. 2017 Chevrolet Reaper is also equipped with a TVA1900 supercharger that will help it reach the 100 mph mark along with the Corsa exhaust system that will help with releasing all the power you need. Chevy Reaper will offer both 4×2 and 4×4 drive options, along with a 6 speed automatic transmission gearbox.
2017 Chevrolet Reaper – Expected Date of Arrival and Price
2017 Chevrolet Reaper will come in the $50,000 to $60,000, similar to his predecessors. Reaper isn’t a truck for those who are new to trucks. It is aimed to those who are experienced drivers. For those who need a truck that is fast on the road, and that can tackle even the most demanding off-road courses.