MANILA: Chevrolet, the American auto giant, is all set to bring its big and bulky SUV – Chevrolet Suburban in the Philippines automotive market through MIAS 2016. Though there are no noticeable differences in the 2015 model and the new Chevrolet Suburban 2016 but, surely there are lots of features which make it a good family car. For Filipino customers, the new Chevrolet Suburban 2016 is arriving in 2 trims – 5.3 6AT 4X2 LT and 5.3 6AT 4X4 LTZ. Here, we have compiled all those aspects which encourage a buyer to make a space in his/her garage for this big car -
The new 2016 Chevy Suburban derives its power from the monstrous 5.3-litre V8 engine hooked with Active Fuel Management. This power packed unit delivers 355 hp of power at 5600 rpm along with 516 Nm of thrilling torque at 4100 rpm. This sole engine is mingled with a 6-speed automatic transmission which encourages the speed and efficiency. With no changes in the size, delivery and efficiency of the engine than the outgoing version, this power unit is surely one of the biggest in the class.
The cabin of new Chevrolet Suburban is designed keeping the comfort and style quotient of the occupants in mind. The attractive interior trim boasts a versatile character with intelligently equipped dashboard and ergonomically placed seats for 6/7 passengers. Use of chrome at the dash, centre console and steering add a premium feel. The leather wrapped seats come with power folding and release function for the rear seats to make more luggage space if required. The advanced Chevrolet MyLink infotainment facility with dual overhead LCD screens, 8-inch touch display, USB and AUX connectivity keep the fun and entertainment going uninterrupted on long family drives.
There is no way the American manufacturer is taking any risk on the safety and security of the passengers. The big 6/7-seater drive is well packed with an array of safety aspects good enough to protect the occupants in any adverse condition. The overall structure is constructed using high tensile material which can absorb the impact energy after a hit. Other than this, front, side and curtain airbags equipped within assuring the safety. Anti-Lock Braking System, Brake Assist, Traction Control and Stability Control keep the car in control on any terrain allowing only fun and no worries.
Overall, Chevrolet Suburban 2016 looks like a perfect family vehicle loaded with numerous features keeping the comfort of the occupants in mind. The prices and major changes than the outgoing model, if any, have not been revealed by the manufacturer yet and the prospective customers would have to wait for the upcoming Manila International Auto Show 2016 to get more on this.