As of June, the Chevrolet s10 reaches the dealerships more complete and safe. Among the main innovations are the systems of electronic stability and traction control now also available in the S10 Single Cab; while the top-of-the-range version HC (High Country) sum side and curtain airbags in addition to the front ones that I already had.
The Chevrolet S10 is equipped with the powerful 2.8 Turbo Diesel engine that delivers 200 HP at 3600 rpm, with torque of 440 NM in manual versions and 500 NM in automatic versions. In Argentina, it is marketed in a single cab and double cab and 4 trim levels: LS, LT, LTZ and the top of the range High Country (HC) in 4 × 2 and 4 × 4 versions.
In addition to strength and robustness, the Chevrolet pick-up stands out for its sophistication and security features and full connectivity systems, such as MyLink multimedia (compatible with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay) and OnStar, available on LTZ and HC versions, it offers emergency services, security, navigation, concierge and advanced diagnostics at the touch of a button on the vehicle's mirror or via a smartphone app.
The S10 also features one of the more complete security equipment of the category. In addition to the automatic notification service in the event of an accident OnStarThe lane departure alert and the frontal collision alert, present in the LTZ and High Country configurations, stand out, providing greater driving safety and collaborating in the prevention of accidents.
Likewise, it has in all its versions, steering with electric assistance, which allows a faster and more precise response capacity, as well as less effort in maneuvers.
The HC 2019 versions will be equipped with six airbags (front, side and curtain), in addition to a collapsible steering column, side protection bars, front and rear fog lights, anti-theft alarm, front seat belts with height adjustment and pretensioner, LED daytime running lights, engine immobilizer, internal headlight height adjustment, third stop light and engine protection cap, among others.
In addition, it has a hill start assistant (HSA) and a descent assistant (HDC). As for the Hill Start Assist, it does not allow the vehicle to roll back on steep exits and the descent assistant controls speed on steep descents without the need for driver intervention, providing greater control of the vehicle.
The Chevrolet S10 also features automatic headlights, power-adjustable driver's seat, rain sensor, electrochromic center rearview mirror, rear-view camera for maneuvering assistance, front parking sensor, premium HD audio system, folding power of the external mirrors.
The High Country version stands out for its custom equipment which includes side steps, exclusive tread, chrome doors and rigid maritime canvas. This version also has intelligent progressive electric power steering, side windows with remote-controlled opening and closing mechanism, and a tire pressure monitoring system.
As for the interior equipment, it has cruise control, on-board computer, front automatic climate control, centralized door locking with remote control, front and rear glass lifters (Express up / down driver), height-adjustable steering column, seat 6-position electrically adjustable driver's seat, front center armrest with storage compartment, center armrest in rear seats, map pocket in front seat backrest, among others.
The Chevrolet S10 has the innovative technology present in the powertrain with automatic transmission. It is the CPA (Centrifugal Pendulum Absorber) that helps reduce the noise and vibration levels of a diesel vehicle to levels similar to those of luxury diesel cars.
In addition, the system optimizes transmission engagement at lower revs, providing the feeling of better acceleration and speed recovery. This is because the vehicle responds more easily to the accelerator pedal controls.
The 10 Chevrolet S2019 will be available from the brand's official dealer network in the following colors: Chilli Red, Summit White, Switchblade Silver, Global Sun of a Gun and Black Meet Kettle.