Chevy To Reveal Silverado Class 4 & 5 Trucks In March
Chevrolet will expose the brand new Silverado Class 4 and 5 chassis cab vehicles at The Work Truck Show 2018, set for March in Indianapolis, Indiana. The match, produced by means of The Association for the Work Truck Industry, is the most important of its sort in North America, and a becoming venue for Chevrolet to make their announcement. This 12 months, greater than 11,000 truck fleet operators, sellers, and kit vendors are anticipated on the Indiana Convention Center for the display.
The coming near near Silverado medium-duty vehicles will likely be to be had in common or staff cab, and in both a two-wheel or four-wheel pressure structure. There are other GVWR capacities and wheelbases to deal with the wide variety of use eventualities the vehicles are prone to see. Perhaps now not sudden is the illusion of the Duramax engine and Allison transmission, a mixture Chevrolet has used for happening 20 years. Although energy figures have now not been launched for the medium-duty Silverado, the present L5P Duramax places out 445 horsepower and 910 lb-ft. of torque.
The medium-duty Silverado will include OnStar and integrated 4G LTE Wi-Fi. Fleet managers can profit from further gear, together with a choice of telematic answers. Ed Peper, U.S. Vice President, General Motors Fleet, defined how the Silverado 4500 and 5500 would be the most sensible fashions in GM’s business truck portfolio.
“We’ve designed them to be among the best in the industry in maneuverability, serviceability, visibility, quietness and comfort, diesel fuel economy, and more,” he mentioned.
The Work Truck Show runs March sixth throughout the ninth and entire product specifications will likely be given all over that point. The medium-duty Silverado will input manufacturing close to the top of the 12 months.
Carl Anthony is Managing Editor of Automoblog and is living in Detroit, Michigan. He research mechanical engineering at Wayne State University, serves at the Board of Directors for the Ally Jolie Baldwin Foundation, and is a devoted Detroit Lions fan.