2017 Chevy Cheyenne Concept and Release

Truth or wishful thinking? Many would be delighted if the predictions come true, that during the year 2016, finally be realized 2017 Chevy Cheyenne project. This sporty pickup causes a lot of attention, since that was first shown at the SEMA show in tuner, 2013. It has long been speculated if will start mass production of this model, or the represented concept was only supporting role.

Chevrolet company did not issue any announcement about the fate of this vehicle. However, the company is launching a special edition, which is based on the Chevy Silverado pickup model. Bearing this in mind, it is reasonable to expect that the Chevy Cheyenne appear in a special edition, in a limited number of units.

The market sports pickup models, is almost non-existent. But it was not always so. Such models were very popular and very present in the US market. Recall the Ford F-150 Lightning, Dodge Ram SRT-10, and the Chevrolet Silverado SS pickup models. These models were often seen on the streets of American cities. Changing trends and market needs, they slowly pushed these models offer. Today pickup truck models are working vehicles, which are used for transport and towing loads. Frankly, Chevy Cheyenne concept is recalled to the previous time and started an avalanche of speculation about the possibility of the return of such models on the US market.

2017 Chevy Cheyenne to awaken memories of the former sports pickup models. At the same time, this model would be a homage to the previous Chevy pickup legends. Specifically, during the 50’s, 60’s and 70’s of the last century, Chevrolet has offered exceptional SS 454 pickup. This athlete has possessed powerful 7.4-liter V8 engine. The power and performance of this model are perpetrated by “eternal”. At that time, the SS pickup model, with “Cheyenne”, representing the most powerful and most luxurious model in the range. At the beginning of this century, Chevy 454 SS stopped production. He has never forgotten, and his memory was awakened Chevy Cheyenne concept, which many would like to see the production version as a 2017 Chevy Cheyenne.

2017 Chevy Cheyenne

2017 Chevy Cheyenne Exterior and Interior

Based on the former SS 454 model was created today’s Chevrolet Silverado pickup. It is therefore not surprising that the new Cheyenne based on this model. Based on the Silverado 1500 Single Cab version with 4×2 drive, the new Cheyenne recalls the former sports-oriented pickup models.

Compared to the standard Silverado, Cheyenne has received significant improvements and modifications. In addition to the changed exterior appearance, Cheyenne and structurally different from the standard Silverado 1500 models. The large number of parts of this vehicle is made of aluminum and carbon fiber. Thus, the great performance of the vehicle, raised to an even higher level.

2017 Chevy Cheyenne is a typical athlete. They are distinguished by alloy wheels of 19 inches, sports bumpers, sports Borla exhaust system, modified sports suspension and sports Brembo brakes. The spirit of sport is transferred within the cabs. There are leather sports steering wheel, Recaro sport seats, special gear lever and sports pedals.

2017 Chevy Cheyenne Specs

Bearing in mind that the engine is equipped with a concept, it is expected a beast. Under the hood will find a 6.2-liter V8 engine, which was borrowed from the Chevy Silverado HD 2500/3500. With this engine and a reduced weight of the vehicle, 2017 Chevy Cheyenne will deliver a whopping 420 horsepower with 460 foot pounds of torque. This engine is coupled with six-speed automatic transmission and 4×2 drive.

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