There’s nothing more exciting than an award winning heavy duty pickup truck. Silverado 3500 HD has won 2 awards from J.D.Power in 2016 for being the highest ranked and the most dependable HD pickup truck. To continue this trend, the 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD line-up for a new generation has now been presented.
Chevrolet has made some improvements in performance and design of 2017 generation Silverado 3500 HD pickup trucks. Let’s have a look at what the new 2017 Silverado 3500 HD has on offer.
Trims and Special Editions
The 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD comes in 8 different trims viz. High Country (Dual/Single Rear Wheel), LTZ (Dual/Single Rear Wheel), LT (Dual/Single Rear Wheel), and WT (Dual/Single Rear Wheel). Customers who desire for exceptional models can choose the special editions of 2017 Silverado 3500 HD. These are:
- Special Ops Edition
- Black Out Edition
- Custom Sport HD
- Midnight/ Midnight HD
- Rally 1/ Rally 2
- High Desert
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD – Exterior Expectations and Luxurious Interior Design
In addition, the brawny nature of 2017 Silverado 3500HD has been projected in its exterior body as a muscular profile has been adopted. The double stacked grille and headlights literally dominate the front fascia. Also, adding more robustness is the hood scoop which helps in maintaining an excellent air supply to the engine. Down below, a sturdy skid plate has been presented which adds off-road spirit.
When it comes to the interior cabin of 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, the seats have been well organised. Offering seating for 5, adequate leg room has been presented which ensures a comfortable ride. The pickup also sports genuine wood trims in the centre console and door trims.
Apart from excelling as a heavy duty work pickup truck, the 2017 Silverado also ensures a safe driving enjoyment. This pickup truck incorporates safety features like Rear Park Assist, Forward Collision Alert, Lane Departure Warning, Teen Driver Mode, Rear Vision Camera and Stability Control System.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD – Powertrain
A Vortec® 6.0-liter V8 SFI engine with variable valve timing has been featured as standard. This engine can produce 360 hp at 5,400 RPM and 380 lb-ft of torque at 4,200 RPM. Also, a Duramax 6.6-litre V8 engine comes as an option on the base model.
Also, this engine can churn out an earth-shaking power of 445 hp and a whopping 910 lb-ft of torque. Both of these engines use an Allison® 1000 6 speed automatic transmission system for power efficiency.
Packages and Accessories
The company has also presented several packages in 2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD which buyers can opt for. These packages include:
- LTZ Plus Package.
- Snow Plow Prep Package.
- Duramax® Plus Package.
- Custom Sport
- Interior Protection Package.
Similarly, there is a range of accessories to choose from. Some of this include:
- Bed Extender.
- Tonneau Cover.
- Tool Box.
- Roof Rack Kit.
- Ladder Rack.
2017 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD – Powerful Engine and Performance
In conclusion, the Chevy Silverado 3500HD 2017 comes with a starting price of $54,420 (for the base model). Finally, pricing for 2017 Silverado 3500HD gradually increases with trims, accessories and packages.