Chevy, as per speculations, is currently busy with its all-new vehicle – 2018 Chevy Suburban, which is likely to see daylight soon. In the auto market, leaving aside its successful segment of pickups, the automaker has gained quite a bit of popularity in the SUV sector as well. Expect GM to continue this trend in success.
As usual, expect 2018 Chevrolet Suburban to sport a third row sitting with improved power specs and some added technical specs. With Ford giving every other car in this segment a run for their money, GM may chip in this time with its improved Suburban. Rumors are hot on air and here are a few listed speculations.
2018 Chevy Suburban Price and release date
First thing first! The price of a car! Expect the price of different trims of 2018 Chevy Suburban to be somewhere between $49,710 and $67,135. However, a buyer will have to pay a little extra money if he or she wants to paint his Chevy Suburban 2018 with premium colors. Blackcurrant metallic and siren red tincoat will additionally cost $395 and $495 respectively.
Regarding the release date, no clear indication from this car manufacturer is still available. Since 2016, there was a rumor that the 2018 Chevrolet Suburban will land in the showrooms from the first quarter of 2017. No glimpse of the final product is still available. However, seeing the recent road tests, it can be estimated that the car is likely to roll out soon. Car enthusiasts have expressed that this car will be available in the market from the last or the first quarter of 2018.
Chevy tops the list on the grounds of safety installations. This automaker has produced such cars that have withstood most of the safety test all over the world. Thus, with the upcoming 2018 Chevy Suburban, expect the car maker to provide same world-class safety features. Some of the explicit safety facility that GM may provide standard are:
- EBS along with automatic features should come standard.
- Also, expect the regulars like cruise control and forward collision warning system.
- GM may provide Blind Spot Monitoring System as an optional package in the lower trims and standard in the higher.
- The 2018 Chevy Suburban will come with standard Park Assist on all its trims.
- Chevrolet StabiliTrak with automatic traction control will also be available.
These are some remarkable upgrades that are going to take place in the upcoming Chevy Suburban compared to its previous generations.
Engine Specification and Performance
Though 2018 Chevy Suburban will be a full-fledged SUV, the automaker is going to provide only a single engine option to its customers. Thus it has to be sturdy enough as well as fuel efficient enough that can woo the customer base of Chevy. Expect the engine to be a 5.3-litre V8 mill that will offer 355 HP coupled with 383 lb-ft of torque. It will come along with either a 6 speed or a 10-speed automatic transmission box. Speculations suggest that this new transmission box from GM will be lighter and faster compared to its previous generation. This engine is quiet fuel efficient too. It can provide 23 mpg in highways and 19 mpg in city condition.
There is also a rumor that the new Chevy Suburban 2018 is going to have a new engine. This will be a 3.6-litre V6 power mill. This can produce 400 HP along with 400 lb-ft of torque. In terms of fuel economy, this engine can touch 25 mpg mark in highways and 21 mpg mark in city condition. So, what will be the ultimate engine under the hood of 2018 Chevy Suburban, except time no one can say.
2018 Chevy Suburban Interior and Exterior Upgrade
In terms of trims, upcoming Chevy Suburban will have three different variants, which are LS, LT, and the Premier. Accordingly, wheel size will vary from 18 inches in the base model to almost 20-inches in the higher. Expect infotainment to receive upgrades as well with an 8-inch LCD screen. Heated and ventilated seats should come as an option.
Expect 2018 Chevy Suburban to leave a mark. With Expedition still holding on to market shares, it is up to the Suburban to win and Ford to lose. GM sure looks to break expectations and will look to soar ahead.