2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 in Edmonton, AB
Chevrolet knows that no two truck owners have the same requirements. The 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 in Edmonton, AB offers one of the most powerful diesel engines in the world and has a specially reinforced frame to accommodate some of the highest tow ratings in the entire automotive industry. Additionally, the 2017 Silverado 3500 has added a new and very functional hood scoop. This new feature plays a crucial role in collecting air that is mixed with fuel to create the world class performance the Silverado 3500 is known for in its segments of the industry. A new digital steering system has also been added to the current version of the 2017 Silverado 3500 for more precise handling.
Just like the Chevy Silverado light-duty pickup, the 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 in Edmonton, AB comes in four trim grades: Work Truck (WT), LT, LTZ and High Country. Most private buyers looking through the Don Wheaton inventory for heavy duty pickups will want to start with the LT trim and work their way up. Regardless of which version of the 2017 Silverado 3500 a person chooses, they will get the same basic features, power locks, a full suite of towing accessories, driver information display and cruise control. Each step to a higher trim refines the truck’s equipment list and adds more advanced systems.
Performance of the 2017 Silverado 3500
The major story behind the 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 in Edmonton, AB is the new turbocharged, 6.6-liter, V-8 diesel engine making 445 horsepower and 910 pound-feet of torque. When equipped with a single rear-wheel configuration, the truck can conventionally tow 15,000 pounds. Upgrading to a dual-rear-wheel configuration and a fifth-wheel rig, the 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 can pull 20,000 pounds. The new engine can also have bi-fuel capability added where the engine can be run on gasoline or compressed natural gas.
Each available version of the 2017 Chevy Silverado 3500 in Edmonton, AB uses a naturally aspirated 6.0-liter, V-8 engine making 360 horsepower and 380 pound-feet of torque with a six-speed automatic transmission. Each of the three cab versions and two cargo bed lengths can be outfitted with rear- or four-wheel drive and also carry the option of single and dual rear wheels.