Since its debut in 1935, the Chevy Suburban has been dominating the world of the full-size sport utility vehicles. The car is a perfect combination of good looks, incredible performance, and top-notch luxury. The Japanese automobile manufacturer introduced the 2500HD and 3500HD models in 2015 and is gearing up for a new release in the coming months. The new model will be known as the 2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD and will be perfect for the cravers of comfort and luxury rides.
2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD – Special Features:
Constructed of tough aluminum and high-tensile steel, the upcoming Suburban is expected to be lighter and stronger at the same time. It will be based on the GMTK2YC platform which is a design architecture that yields sophisticated cars. With this new platform, the vehicle will get an innovative exterior and technology-equipped interior.
In the front end, the 2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD will have a redesigned grille, a huge stylish bumper, and new innovative LED headlights. In the rear end, the new car will also feature a huge bumper, a magnificent tailgate, and bigger LED taillights. On the sides, the SUV will sport 18-inch alloy wheels and sleek lines & curves. The interior of the 2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD will have leather upholstery on the steering wheel, seats, dashboard and other cabin components. There will be adequate space around the seats, below the roof and at the back to provide enough seating space and a roomy compartment for holding luggage.
In addition, the dashboard will carry a large HD color display and other high-tech features. The center console will be the control center for a satellite radio, a navigation system, a sound system and a climate control system The infotainment system will support connectivity features such as Bluetooth, Android Auto, USB, MyLink, Smartphone apps, Apple CarPlay and Wi-Fi.
2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD – Powerful Engine and Gearbox:
The new Suburban 3500HD will use the existing engine 5.3-liter V8. The engine can generate 355 hp and 384 lb-ft. According to the car maker, the powertrains will come with some modifications.
The engine will work with a 6-speed automatic transmission system that will offer smoother rides and better fuel economy. The car can take less than 6.5 seconds to accelerate from 0 to 60 mph, and can achieve a top speed of 135 mph. The fuel consumption is around 26 mpg city and 31 mpg highway. The vehicle is expected to emit lesser CO2.
Safety and Security:
The new Chevy SUV will be fitted with the following protection features: seat belts, forward collision alert system, airbags, rearview camera, adaptive cruise control, stability control, blind-spot monitoring system, parking assist, lane-keep assist and ABS among other features.
2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD – MSRP and Estimate Date of Release:
The manufacturer’s suggested retail price of the new Suburban 3500HD is in the region of $50,895. The highly equipped models will have their prices in this range $58,000-$65,000. The car will be available for sale in the last months of 2016.
The new 2017 Chevy Suburban 3500HD full-size will be rivaled by these cars: Toyota Sequoia, Ford Expedition, Nissan Armada, Lincoln Navigator L, Mazda CX-9, GMC Yukon and Cadillac Escalade, among other similar cars.