It seems the last few years have been some of the most successful for Chevrolet; even after giving us some of the best SUVs ever to grace our roads, it is evident that has not been enough for them. Through one of their hugely popular SUV, Chevy Captiva, the company is at it again. As a 2017 model, the company is currently working on the new 2017 Chevy Captiva, and from what we have heard and seen we could actually see the upcoming car become a huge success. The car is not only going to come with an improved design but with also a brand new engine. Here is what we know about the car so far.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Exterior and Interior Changes
Although the company has managed to keep every single detail about the car’s exterior a secret, a few photos have been leaked. A glimpse of the outside design shows that a lot has been borrowed from Opel Mokka. The car comes with striking grille and LED enabled headlights. Nothing much has been changed on the rear part; it will remain almost the same. As for the color choices, buyers should expect to choose from Carbon Flash, Switchblade Silver Metallic, Black Meets Kettle Metallic, Summit White, Snowflake White Pearl among others. The interior is expected to be made much better in terms of comfort and convenience. For a thing which seems to be
The interior is expected to be made much better in terms of comfort and convenience. For a thing which seems to be a trend across the industry right now. Buyers should expect to see quality materials that will upholster both the seat, dashboard and door trims. The leg and head room are also expected to be revisited; owning to the new platform the car will be built on, we are going to see enough space. As for the standard features; navigation system, climate control, a premium audio system among others are a few that will make into the inside.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Engine, Power, Performance, Fuel Consumption & Top Speed
What will power the new 2017 Chevy Captiva is one thing that is currently shrouded in mystery; the maker has not made anything official yet. According to our sources, though, we could see the car come fully fitted with a 2.0-liter displacement engine with a power output of 163 hp and 170 lb-ft of torque. When it comes to fuel economy, this car is one of a kind. The engine will be paired with a 6-gear transmission. The fuel economy will be around 20 mpg in the city and 28 mpg on the highway. If you are wondering what the speed could likely be; it is claimed that the car will be able to sprint from 0 to 60 mph in just 9.1 seconds and top speed expected to hit the 192 km/h mark.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Release Date and Price
If the new 2017 Chevy Captiva is the kind of machine you would love to own, our sources suggest the first quarter of 2017 release. As for the price, we are looking at a starting price of around $24,360. Aimed at picking from where its predecessor left, all we can say is that upcoming Captiva is a car to watch out for. It is one of the best family cars with much room and interior comfort.