[VIDEO] 2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country HD unveiled
Chevy has pulled the wraps off the mode up-scale Silverado High Country HD, during the 2014 Denver Auto Show.
The 2014th edition of the Denver Auto Show has seen the debut of the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country HD, which is bringing a more premium touch to the heavy-duty truck. The model in question has received features such as the body colored front and rear bumper, the chrome front grille with the horizontal bars, the CornerStep rear bumper, the tubular chrome six-inch assist steps and the 20-inch alloy wheels.
The cabin of the 2015 Chevrolet Silverado High Country HD is also getting the Chevrolet MyLink system, together with an eight-inch touch screen display, a Bose sound system, front and rear park assist, heated and cooled perforated front bucket seats, bespoke saddle brown upholstery and more. For some extra money, clients can add a rear-seat entertainment system, sunroof, navigation system and the High Country Premium Package, with heated steering wheel, driver alert package and power adjustable pedals.
Power is being provided by a 6.0 liter V8 engine, just like other Silverado HD models. The unit is rated at 360 HP (268 kW) and 514 Nm (380 lb-ft) of torque. Chevy says that the engine is bi-fuel and it can run on CNG (compressed natural gas) too. Another 6.6 liter Duramax V8 turbo diesel is also being offered, with 397 HP (296 kW) and 1,036 Nm (765 lb-ft) of torque, mated to a 6-speed automatic transmission. The model can be ordered in 2500HD and 3500HD crew cab with 2- or 4-wheel drive and it will go on sale this summer.
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