Silverado HD Carhartt Concept Blends Capability and Style

Posted on 30. Oct, 2016 by in GM Canada


Silverado HD Carhartt Concept Blends Capability and Style

Worksite-ready Chevy Truck is powered by all-new Duramax 6.6L turbo-diesel

2016-10-25

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DETROIT (Tuesday, Oct 25, 2016) — The 2017 Silverado 2500HD Carhartt judgment automobile is a lorry built to tackle a toughest jobs while integrating a imperishable aesthetics of industrious lifestyles, reflected in a resiliency and flexibility of a iconic work jackets.

“Chevrolet HD trucks are designed for tough work, and only like your favorite Carhartt, their functionality transcends a workplace to turn a character statement,” pronounced Sandor Piszar, Chevrolet Truck offered director. “This judgment automobile mirrors a lifestyles of large Chevy lorry owners, demonstrating a personal connectors with a collection of their trades.”

Connecting dual American brands that assistance their owners acquire a living, mostly simultaneously, joining Chevrolet HD trucks and Carhartt seems as healthy as unloading drywall from a bed of a Silverado 2500HD during a cold worksite while wearing one of a eminent work jackets.

“Thousands of people go to work each day and acquire their paycheck in a Chevy lorry while wearing a Carhartt,” pronounced Piszar. “Those products’ continuance and flexibility acquire honour and faithfulness that’s upheld on — and that’s accurately what this judgment explores.”  

Durability is voiced in a hardness of a concept’s admirably embellished Jet Black interior, that facilities Carhartt’s signature steep brownish-red mantle element on a seats, armrests and doorway row inserts, with triple-stitched seams only like a jackets. The Carhartt trademark is laser-etched on a headrests, while antique nickel-finish trim is used on a doors, centre console and instrument panel.

“When Carhartt and Chevy started working together on this concept truck, we fast satisfied that a mutual honour for overworked people and a application they pattern from a brands would equal a ultimate lorry for anyone who works and plays in a imperishable outdoors,” said Tony Ambroza, comparison clamp president of offered during Carhartt. “For some-more than 127 years, Carhartt has designed workwear by elucidate for a needs and unsentimental ways overworked people use each product we make, and that’s a same kind of meditative we practical to this collaboration.”

Carhartt’s tough fabric is also used for a tradition judgment tonneau cover.
A series of Chevrolet Accessories and judgment tools raise a truck’s coming and functionality. The Chevrolet Accessories include:

  • Trailering mirrors with camera system
  • Black bowtie emblems
  • All-weather building liners
  • Assist steps
  • Perimeter bed lighting
  • Bed-mounted toolbox and swing-out apparatus chest (associated accessories)

The additional judgment and tradition apparatus includes:

  • 20-inch LED light bar
  • Electrical outlets in a bed
  • Antique nickel accents on a grille, counterpart caps, draw rings and 20-inch aluminum wheels
  • Carhartt bullion pinstripe graphics

The Silverado 2500HD Carhartt judgment facilities a unique, two-tone Carbon Flash extraneous finish, with a matte finish above a beltline and high-gloss black on a bottom half.

Next-generation Duramax 6.6L

The judgment is powered by a all-new, next-generation Duramax 6.6L V-8 turbo-diesel engine charity in a 2017 Silverado HD lineup. It delivers some-more horsepower and torque than ever — an SAE-certified 445 horsepower (332 kW) and net 910 lb.-ft. (1,234 Nm) — for easier, some-more assured hauling and trailering.

Along with a 19 percent boost in max torque over a stream Duramax 6.6L, a new engine’s opening is quieter and smoother, for larger refinement. It also advances a Duramax’s bequest of low-rpm torque production, charity 90 percent of rise torque during a low 1,550 rpm and nutritious it by 2,850 rpm.

“With scarcely 2 million sole over a past 15 years, business have fake a bond with a Duramax diesel formed on trust and capability,” pronounced Dan Nicholson, vice-president, Global Propulsion Systems. “The new Duramax takes those traits to aloft levels.”

Models versed with a new Duramax 6.6L incorporate a singular initiation complement that draws atmosphere by a confidant intake dip on a hood.

The Carhartt judgment will join approximately 20 additional Chevrolet models during a SEMA Show Nov. 1-3 in Las Vegas. Follow a movement during ChevySEMA.com, #CHEVYSEMA, @ChevroletPerformance on Instagram and Chevrolet Performance on Facebook.

About Carhartt, Inc.

Established in 1889, Carhartt is a tellurian reward workwear code with a abounding birthright of building imperishable products for workers on and off a job. Headquartered in Dearborn, Michigan, with approximately 5,400 employees worldwide, Carhartt is family-owned and managed by a descendants of a company’s founder, Hamilton Carhartt. For some-more information, revisit www.carhartt.com and follow @CarharttNews on Twitter.

About Chevrolet in Canada

Founded in 1911 in Detroit, Chevrolet is now one of a world’s largest automobile brands, doing business in some-more than 115 countries and offered some-more than 4.8 million cars and trucks a year. Chevrolet provides business with fuel-efficient vehicles that underline enchanting performance, pattern that creates a heart beat, pacifist and active reserve facilities and easy-to-use technology, all during a value. More information on Chevrolet models can be found during www.chevrolet.ca, on Facebook during http://www.facebook.com/chevroletcanada or by following @ChevroletCanada on Twitter.

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