Company Ford has just unveiled the updated pickups F-Series Super Duty, and the main competitors immediately prepared an adequate response. GMC Sierra HD and 2018-2019 Chevrolet Silverado HD also undergone modernization. And if fordovtsy perfected diesel Power Stroke, then General Motors is trying to popularize motor V-8 Bi-Fuel, running on both petrol and LPG.
The manufacturer calls the 2018-2019 Chevrolet Silverado model year smart, strong and confident, than ever. Updates start with the exterior. As is the case with SUVs Suburban / Tahoe pickup several redesigned top of the doorways to improve aerodynamics.
Particular attention was paid to engineers and designers have efficient cooling units in the engine compartment. Car air intakes do not increase drag, but they allow well ventilated space under the hood. Capacity and traction trucks improved. From now on, the maximum load capacity of Silverado HD is 3344 kilograms. Van equipped with fifth wheel, the trailer towed weight of 10 and a half tons. Without the «fifth-wheel» permitted towing 8.9 tonne trailer.
Strong car is available in 150 versions with different cabins, a long body, powertrain and drive type. Official warranty is limited to three years or 36 thousand miles run, but the manufacturer is absolutely sure of the reliability and dependability of a pickup, as evidenced by the hundreds of thousands of miles of endurance tests in different climatic conditions.
The main quality of Silverado Heavy Duty salon called excellent soundproofing. Functionality and ergonomics too high. Rear passengers have added about 5 centimeters long in the knee area. Multimedia system of 2018-2019 Chevrolet MyLink not received only basic equipment. The list of options includes various accessories, including fittings for stairs, retractable footrests and numerous chrome accessories.
Motor scale model consists of two engines. Duramax Diesel engine working volume of 6.6 liters, combined with a 6-speed automatic Allison 1000 has an output of 397 horsepower and a torque of 1036 Nm. Gasoline 6-liter Vortec engine with eight V-shaped arrangement of cylinders generates 360 horsepower and 515 Nm of torque. The “Eight” under the hood modifications 3500S capacity of 322 l / s. Bi-Fuel version is also available. Produced trucks at plants in Fort Wayne (Indiana) and Flint (Michigan).