The 2018 Chevy Impala set for a grand release within the first quarter of this year 2017. An updated model of GM’s legendary Chevrolet brand and is the only full-size sedan model in its lineup.
Launched as a 2014 model, Impala has been updated that the latest generation has discovered a new sleek modern design. Ever since then, yearly model modifications only represents the new options and trim levels emergence.
Therefore updating the 2018 Chevy Impala is expected to bring minor changes in the car’s appearance, however, interestingly some technical changes are expected in the trim levels while some in connection with the power plant and transmission. But, some sources hint the possibility that the updated 2018 Chevrolet Impala can graduate to a new platform together with the recently launched 2017 Buick LaCrosse.
2018 Chevy Impala – Redesign Design
In general, 2018 Chevy Impala’s overall design is hinted to remain the same as It is relatively too early for mid-cycle improvements, more likely to be affected in late 2018, but only small updates to exterior appearance are inevitable, like redesigned badges and new colors.
The impala’s exterior is still modern and doesn’t need a face uplift; an elegant shape streamlined look, slightly spoiled by a bulky rear end. The most interesting and drastic changes will take place underneath the car.
The interior is also expected to retain its initial design, with only minor trimming modifications. The infotainment system is also likely to get an update.
There are rumors that Impala 2018 is likely to get a complete new P2XX platform. Recently launched on 2017 LaCrosse but this requires a whole new redesign and re-engineering. So that is quite unlikely for a car, largely used in civil service.
2018 Chevy Impala – Engine Specs
The most notable modifications in 2018 Chevy Impala in terms of specifications include an introduction of the brand new entry-level engine which will be 2.5-liter turbocharged I4 generating around 200 hp. The turbo unit will be used in place of the current 2.5-liter naturally aspirated 4-cylinder LCV-series engine. The top-trim V6 will also be updated by a brand new 3.6-liter V6 unit of LGX-series with 305 hp. Both powertrains are to be mated with a new transmission of automatic 8-speed.
The vehicle is also developed to deal with smooth highways thanks to the modern day technologies.
This vehicle is ideal for people who routinely travel daily. It is widely is expected that the Chevy Impala 2018 will make it much more competitive. To the sportive vehicle edition, there is the probability that all models will make use of fuel for the primary gasoline, but there are rumors that the clients will get to utilize a hybrid style for the era to come.
The 2018 Chevy impala is likely to attain its recognition around the automobile sectors as a vehicle that is geared to discharge high performance with characteristics that might be replicated within these super series.
2018 Chevy Impala – Price
Just a slight change is expected in the cost of a new full-size sedan. But chances are it will remain at the same level and will be approximate $28,000 for a trim level of the base. Together with Ford’s Taurus model, Impala remains the most cheapest full-size sedan in the market.