Talking about Chevy, General Motors seems never to stop doing refreshments for that car. New touches, upgrades, and anything that can make Chevy become an expected truck for everyone.
Just like the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD, it just needs a year after the all-new 2020 version is launched. Now, you should be ready to welcome the following 2022 Chevy 2500HD with several upgrades.
In contrast, some rumors said there would be no significant upgrades in the 2022 Chevy 2500 Heavy Duty. It is because this model is just a refreshment from the current one. However, the retouches you might see answer General Motors’ attention to their people. Because many criticize that Chevy feels relatively standard, too simple, and flat interior design. Thus, its fans are waiting for the upcoming 2022 Chevy as proof.
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The First Until Current Generation of Chevy Silverado
Everyone knows that Chevy is a truck manufactured by General Motors under the Chevrolet brand. But not many people know Chevy got its success for the first time since the 1999 model year. That was the time when its first generation came out. So, there is no hesitation. Chevy always steals the market’s attention and achieve their performance in every age.
The second generation came out in the last quarter of 2006, and the model was introduced as the 2007 model. The team redesigned many aspects, such as exterior, frame, and interior, until the suspension increased power. The 2500HD was available in two versions, single and dual-wheel models.
Until early 2014, the third generation was released, and many improvements hit the public. Chevrolet achieved Car and Truck of the Year awards at the North American International Auto Show. During this generation, Chevy refreshed the car into many models. Finally, Chevrolet unveiled the fourth generation in 2017 and is still making some improvements.
2022 Chevy Silverado 2500HD Redesign
Before we dig deeper into discussing this 2022 Chevy, you should know that there is no official statement yet about its specs. So, all we got here are the leaks, which hopefully satisfy your curiosity.
Some of the details are faced by the current one. It is again due to not many changes in the Chevy 2500HD 2022 model year.
If you see at a glance the outside look, the truck is unchanged. Because it is already refreshed in this current model and relatively matched with the public’s expectation. But, still, the team gives minor touch in styling.
The fascia at the front side has more chrome trims, and the body carries out more aluminum materials. Also, there are several optional features, such as the MultiPro tailgate and a new CarbonPro box.
The other issue said that Chevrolet would modify the platform and radically move to a hybrid power train.
|Model||2022 Chevy Silverado 2500 HD|
|Ground Clearance||10.1 in|
2022 Chevy Silverado 2500HD Interior
However, you probably will be impressed with the interior look. The next 2022 Chevy offers a fantastic interior, especially from the cabin, taken from many rumors.
It won’t be the same as the previous model. For example, the new 10-inch touchscreen, original storage boxes, and upper trim levels can expect a higher comfort level from cabin design. But seeing from the steering wheel, it is still the same as Chevy Tahoe or GMC Yukon Denali models.
Seeing the safety features from the 2021 model, we think that it is already a complete package. Even though the next 2022 Chevy won’t get improvements, what you will get are:
- Driver Information Center
- Forward Collision Alert
- Steering Wheel Audio Controls
- Automatic Emergency Braking
While for the Work Truck and Custom trim levels, you have a chance to add cruise control.
Engine Specs & Performance
The upcoming Chevy 2500HD will still use the same 5.3-liter V8 engine from the engine detail. The machine potentially gives you 355 horsepower and 380 lb-ft of torque. For the other options, the manufacture offers you the 6.2-liter with 420 horsepower and 460 lb-ft
Some reports also informed that a hybrid variant would work here. People predict that General Motors combines a 4.3-liter V6 with a battery pack, even electric motors. Along the way, the hybrid model can generate over 300 horsepower and potentially result in a 400 lb-ft of torque.
|Model||Chevy Silverado 2500HD|
|Base Price (MSRP)||$33,000|
|Fuel Economy||17 mpg City/ 23 mpg Highway / 19 mpg combined|
|Towing Capacity||Up to 14500 lbs|
|Transmission||6 Speed automatic|
|Power||401 Horsepower @5200 rpm|
|Torque||464 ft-lbs @4000 rpm|
2022 Chevy 2500HD Release Date and Price
Perhaps, you already got an issue that the 2022 model won’t hit the market before 2026. It might be true but potentially changed.
Because the Silverado ZRX will be available in the summer of 2021. So, you don’t have to worry about waiting for a long time for the 2022 Chevy 2500HD in the nearest showroom.
The price will be around $33,000. This number is higher than the current model. It is due to some touch inside, even though it feels not that significant. But, all we can say is that this car is worth to wait. Get the natural feeling of its performance once you have an opportunity to test drive later.