It’s fitting for Chevrolet to celebrate the centennial of its production trucks at the State Fair of Texas since the Lone Star State buys one in five of all trucks offered inside the U.S. To mark the occasion, Chevy introduced the Special Edition Silverado and Colorado, which each wear a unique Bow Tie designed with cues from the emblem’s 100-year records of building vans.
Back in 1918, the Chevrolet One-Ton truck had a 4-cylinder engine beneath the hood that supplied 36 hp. It had a pinnacle speed of 25 mph. The Special Edition trim could be available on the 2018 Silverado LTZ Z71 crew cab and Colorado Z71 crew and extended cab, and each will have extra energy and a better top velocity than that authentic Bow Tie truck. Both models proportion Centennial Blue paint, a sprig-in bedliner, and background emblems all through the interior and exterior.
To mark the special occasion, Chevy also constructed a customized 1967 C-10 display-stopper, which also can be seen at the truthful through October 22 before shifting directly to SEMA later within the month.
“The Chevy Trucks Centennial is a massive milestone for us, and is equally critical to our clients,” stated Sandor Piszar, Chevrolet Trucks advertising and advertising director, in a release. “That’s why we are able to be celebrating 100 years of Chevy Trucks over the route of the next a hundred days. It’s crucial that we share this celebration with our loyal customers who’ve helped us obtain this accomplishment.”
The Special Edition Silverado receives 22-inch painted wheels with chrome inserts and 22-inch all-terrain tires. The Colorado variation receives LT Optional 18-inch wheels with a monochromatic cap.
Chevy’s Truck Legends program seeks to connect those clients through presenting occasions and studies to individuals. To be part of they must either personal a truck with over 100,000 miles on it, or bought or leased at the least one new Chevy truck. They’ll also have get admission to to extraordinary branded merchandise.
The Centennial Celebration runs for a hundred days and ends on December 16 on the Texas Motor Speedway. Truck Legends members have precedence get admission to to the invite-only event where attendees will have the risk to pressure Chevy’s most recent products and to fulfill fans of the logo like Dale Earnhardt Jr.
Silverado Centennial Editions may be available at dealerships in October and Colorado Centennial Editions could be to be had in November. Pricing has not been introduced at the moment.