GM is coming with a completely new line of Silverado models. A year after the official announcement, we can see the company’s new medium-duty trucks, designed for all kinds of commercial purposes and other tasks. There are two models, class 4 and class 5 and as you may presume, they wear familiar designation. The 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD are new models. Therefore, you can count on numerous brand-new design solutions, which will put these truck at the top of the class.
2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD Design
In terms of base design characteristics, the company promises a lot for this model. We are still waiting for official specs, but the manufacturer claims this will be the lightest and most maneuverable truck in the class. The 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD will come with a kinda familiar face, but with a completely different layout that insists on working capabilities. Therefore, these truck will come in various kinds of versions. Of course, the main purpose will be commercial applications. Count on layouts like chassis cab, things like emergency services, towing, dump truck, a flatbed truck and cargo box etc. Some reports even suggest that the new models will come in versions for school buses and other transport purposes.
2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD Exterior and Interior Features
From what we can see in the latest reports, 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD models will be fairly well equipped. Despite being primarily working machines, these models will come with a nice amount of standard equipment. From the outside, you definitely won’t find too many exclusive details. Large 19.5-inch wheels will make everything clear, that this is a super-capable machine. Interestingly, it will come in several color options in the offer. On the inside, it will offer a decent level of comfort and convenience on the inside.
Speaking of the interior features, the first thing that comes to our minds is a 7-inch touchscreen that will come along with other various kinds of gadgetry. Some reports even suggest an 8.0-inch screen in the offer. Still, these two large touchscreens will be optional features. On the other side, base models will come with a more classic, 4.2-inch color display that shows all the necessary information. On the other side, cruise control will be a standard feature, along with a few more conveniences.
2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD Engine
There is no room for surprises when it comes to powertrain. The 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD will come with a familiar 6.6-liter V8 Duramax turbodiesel engine. In current HD models, it delivers around 445 horsepower and 910 pound-feet of torque and comes in pair with a 6-speed automatic transmission. For this occasion, a slight detuning seems possible.
2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD Release Date
The 2019 Chevy Silverado 4500 HD/ 5500 HD should come pretty soon, in a matter of weeks. Base models will go around 48,000 dollars.