The new 2017 Chevrolet Suburban combines cargo and towing capacities, massive passenger space, and a slew of impressive features such as a voluptuous cargo volume, a high-quality interior, a quiet highway ride, and a seating capacity of up to nine persons. The Chevrolet Suburban release date should be expected in early 2017.
Although the subcompact crossover SUV segment is a hot automotive trend this year, Chevy knows its traditional American customers too well to offer them the unapologetic large Suburban full size SUV.
Here space is extravagantly offered whether it’s the passenger space or the cargo space. The latter an also be expanded by folding the second-row benches. Being huge also means having a huge engine. That said, the new Chevrolet Suburban 2017 comes with a boffo 5.3L V8 engine rated at 355 horsepower.
Fuel economy figures are respectable despite being fleet of foot. When properly loaded, the new 2017 Chevrolet Suburban towing capacity should be expected to stand at 8,300 lbs. besides capability, the Suburban interior is certainly worth every buck. The technologies are up-to-date, as are the materials.
But even with such an enticing review, the 2017 Suburban will also have to battle it out with some of the industry best including the Lincoln Navigator, the Toyota Sequoia, 2017 Ford Expedition, Honda Pilot 2017, and the Ford Explorer for 2017.
The 207 Ford Explorer price starts from $31,160. Changes are subtle but welcome. The Ford Explorer 2017 towing capacity stands at 5,000. The base comes fitted with a 3.5L V6 engine rated at 290 horsepower @6,500rpm and 255 pounds-ft. of torque @4,000rpm. The higher-performance version – the 2017 Ford Explorer Platinum 4dr SUV – comes with an upgraded version of the base model that is able to crank out 365 hp @5,500rpm and 350 pounds-feet of torque @3,500rpm.
The 2017 Lincoln Navigator price starts from $63,195. Some of the specs include: a curb weight of 5,830 cu. ft., a maximum towing capacity of 9,000 pounds, and a maximum payload capacity of 1,560 pounds. Motivation beneath its hood is offered by a 3.5L gasoline V6 engine rated at 380 hp @5,250 and 460 pounds-ft. of torque @2,750. The Lincoln Navigator 2017 release date should be expected late this summer.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban Review of Trims
Three trims are available for the 2017 Chevrolet Suburban: LTZ, LT, and LS
Exterior Chevrolet Suburban colors: Brownstone Metallic, Sable Metallic, Siren Red Tintcoat, Silver Ice Metallic, Tungsten Metallic, Summit White, Black, Slate Gray Metallic, and Champagne Silver Metallic. Modest changes can be expected on its release date.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban Interior & Exterior Changes
Some of the standard accessories offered for the base LS model include a power front seat, adjustable manual-folding mirrors, a rear privacy glass, eighteen-inch alloy wheels, a 110-V power outlet, a rearview camera, power front seats, automatic tri-zone climate control, automatic wipers, remote engine starting, Bluetooth connectivity, cruise control, smartphone app connectivity, an auxiliary audio jack, a six speaker audio system, a leather-wrapped tilt-and-telescopic steering wheel, five USB ports, OnStar emergency communications, and an eight-inch Chevrolet MyLink touchscreen interface.
Options include a trailer brake controller, a vibrating safety alert seat, forward collision alert, power-adjustable pedals, a heavy-duty air-leveling suspension system, a lower rear-axle gearing, automatic high-beams, and lane-departure prevention and warning system.
The top-of-the-line 2017 Chevrolet Suburban LTZ offers features such as a leather upholstery, twenty-inch wheels, a premium 10-speaker Bose audio system, additional lumbar adjustment, second-row bucket seats, xenon headlights, unique exterior trim, and adaptive magnetic suspension system.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban Engine Specs
Beneath the hood of the Chevrolet Suburban 2017 is a 5.3L V8 engine is a 355 horsepower and 383 lbs. ft. of torque. Transmission pairing is via the six-speed automatic transmission. The Z71 Of-Road package is available on the LT for off-road capability.
The EPA puts the fuel economy for the 4WD model with the Z71 package at 15/22/18 mpg in the city/highway/combined, and 16/23/18 mpg with the 2WD Chevrolet Suburban.
2017 Chevrolet Suburban 0-60 mph stands at 7.2 seconds.
Wheelbase: 130 in
Length: 224.4 in
Width: 80.5 in
Passenger volume: N/A
Cargo volume: 39.3 cu ft
Curb weight: 5586 lbs
Top Speed: 113 mph
0-60: 7,2 sec
MPG: 16/23 (city/highway)
Available Exterior Colors: Black, Brownstone Metallic, Champagne Silver Metallic, Sable Metallic, Silver Ice Metallic, Siren Red Tintcoat, Slate Gray Metallic, Summit White and Tungsten Metallic
Towing Capacity: 8300 lbs
2017 Chevrolet Suburban Release Date & Price
Rumors abound in the segment allege the new model will most likely go for sale sometime in early 2017 with a starting price point of around $49,000 – a slight change over the existing model.