Launched in 1935, Chevrolet Suburban is in its 12th generation. The full-size SUV has been one of the best selling vehicles from the American automobile manufacturer. In order to hold on to its market share, the automaker is planning to release a new refurbished model. This will be 2017 Chevrolet Suburban.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban – Exterior and Interior Design
According to the carmaker, the new Suburban will be built on a new platform. The company is planning to ditch the old platform and adopt a more sophisticated one. The new platform comes with innovative exterior features and advanced modern technologies. The car will be constructed with aluminum alloys and high-tensile steel. With this combination of materials, the upcoming Chevy SUV is expected to be stronger yet lighter than its predecessor. The front end of 2017 Chevrolet Suburban will stand out with a modified grille, new LED headlights and a prominent bumper. The sides will be decorated with sleek lines and curves and modern-day aerodynamics. In the rear end, the car will get a series of LED-powered taillights and a big bumper. Other exterior features include 18-inch alloy wheels and stylish mirrors.
When it comes to the interior, 2017 Chevrolet Suburban will have a state-of-the-art cabin characterized by great comfort and convenience. Seats and other components will be upholstered in leather. The cabin will be spacious enough to provide for hassle-free headspace and legroom. The 6-seater car will also have a cargo compartment that can hold enough of the passenger luggage. The new Chevy SUV will come with its fair share of technological features. A large HD color display will be available on the center console to provide infotainment services. There will also be connection options such as Bluetooth, Smartphone integration, USB, MyLink, Android Auto, Apple CarPlay and Wi-Fi. In addition, the car will get a power steering system, a satellite radio, a climate control system and a specialized navigation system. The 2017 Chevrolet Suburban will be a safe and secure car. The automaker will equip it with features such as airbags, rearview camera, seatbelts, forward collision alert, lane keep assist, parking assist, blind-spot monitoring, security alarms and ABS, among others.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban – Engine and Performance
There will be two engine options for the new Chevy Suburban. The main engine will be a 5.3-liter V8 capable of generating 355 hp and 380 lb-ft of torque. The other engine will be a 6.2-liter V8 with a capacity of 420 hp and 350 lb-ft. The two engines will be paired with a 6-speed automatic transmission system to provide for smooth rides and improved fuel economy. The chevrolet suburban will have fuel consumption figures of around 27 mpg in the city and 32 mpg on the highway. Concerning pollution, the vehicle is expected to give out lesser emissions than other full-size SUVs out there.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban – Price, Release Date and Competition
The price of the 2017 Chevrolet Suburban will be set around $55,000. There will be six trim levels of the new Suburban SUV, with the highly equipped configuration tipped to cost around $73,000. As for the release date, the car will be available by the second half of 2017. The new Chevy SUV will face rivalry from vehicles such as Ford Expedition, GMC Yukon, Toyota Sequoia, Nissan Armada, Mazda CX-9, Cadillac Escalade and Lincoln Navigator, among others.