Chevrolet, without any questions, has produced some of the best and loved crossover SUVs in the world. Seen as an effort by the company to keep up with competition, one of the finest, the new 2017 Chevy Captiva is coming. While many of us don’t expect to see radical changes, this car is going to be made better than its predecessors. The industry is heating up with competition and there is no way the automaker is going to leave things the way there are. As we wait for this new ride to hit our roads come next year, the word is already out. Here are few of the things we are all going to see once this car is officially made available.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Looks and Shape Upgrade
According to pictures, our sources have managed to see, the exterior will receive a number of modifications. It is obvious the company aims to make this new mid-size SUV sleeker and more powerful. The body will be streamlined and a number of aerodynamic features will also be added. To give it a unique shape, the bumpers, and the side wings will go through a few modifications. Additionally, unlike its predecessor, the upcoming 2017 Chevy Captiva will come with slightly revised front bumpers with fog lights and air intake, as well. The front grille is also going to be a bit large and more striking. Plus, the rear and front light will get the new modern LED technology. When it comes to chassis, is said everything will make of aluminum which will significantly reduce the overall weight of this car cat.
Looking at the interior, it is safe to say everything is all about comfort and convenience. One of the most notable features that will lure people into the inside of this SUV is the spacious and comfortable cabin. This car will come fully fitted with 5 comfortable seats, making it one of the best family cars around. It is not even going to stop there; premium quality materials are all going into the finishing of the inside, instruments board, and the door panel. The dashboard will also go through a number of notable upgrades; it will be redesigned and fitted with a new touch screen display. Other features that will feature include satellite navigation, dual-zone air conditioning, rear view camera, adaptive cruise control and radio among others.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Engines and Performance
This new 2017 Chevy Captiva will feature two engine options. The first engine will be a 2.4 L four-cylinder engine which can develop 182 hp and torque of 172. Lastly, is a 3.0-liter V6 engine that will produce an output of 264 hp and a torque of 222. All the three engines will be associated with a six-speed automatic transmission.
2017 Chevy Captiva – Release Date and Price
Although the company has not released any official information about the release date and the price, we can predict that will go on sale early 2017. The price for the basic model is expected to be something around $25,000.