New for 2018:Chevrolet Trucks, SUVs, and Vans

Christian Wardlaw | Feb 05, 2018
Chevrolet redesigns two critical crossover SUVs for 2018. The compact Equinox and family-sized Traverse are all-new, and significantly improved over the previous versions. The Suburban and Tahoe are offered in new RST Edition trim, and remarkably Chevy makes a minor investment in its full-size Express van. Pickup trucks see minor changes for 2018.

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2018 Chevrolet Traverse front quarter right photo
Detailed changes for each 2018 Chevrolet SUV, truck, and van model are shown below, listed in alphabetical order.

2018 Chevrolet Colorado

  • Active Tow technology debuts, helping a driver to align the Colorado with a trailer
  • Heated side mirrors now available for Colorado ZR2
  • New paint colors: Kinetic Blue and Satin Steel

2018 Chevrolet Equinox

  • Redesigned compact crossover SUV
  • Offered in L, LS, LT, and Premier trims
  • Turbocharged, 1.5-liter and 2.0-liter gasoline engines
  • Available 1.6-liter turbodiesel engine
  • Available all-wheel-drive system
  • New safety, infotainment, and comfort features

2018 Chevrolet Express

  • Chevrolet replaces the formerly standard 4.8-liter V-8 engine with a new 4.3-liter V-6 making 276 horsepower and 298 lb.-ft. of torque
  • The tow rating for the optional 2.8-liter Duramax turbodiesel 4-cylinder engine rises from 6,200 lbs. to 6,800 lbs.
  • A blind-spot warning system is a new option
  • New paint color: Kinetic Blue

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

  • Standard equipment includes a reversing camera and a MyLink infotainment system with a 7-in. display
  • Tire Fill Alert system added to trucks with tire-pressure monitoring
  • Custom trim is now offered for the Silverado crew cab
  • Expanded availability of eAssist mild-hybrid powertrain
  • New colors: Cajun Red and Havana

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 2500HD

  • A reversing camera and a MyLink infotainment system with a 7-in. display screen are standard equipment
  • Tire Fill Alert added to tire-pressure monitoring system
  • Z71 and High Country trims get new grille designs
  • New colors: Cajun Red, Havana, and Iridescent Pearl

2018 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD

  • Standard equipment now includes a MyLink infotainment system with a 7-in. display and a reversing camera
  • Tire-pressure monitoring systems gain Tire Fill Alert technology
  • New grille designs for Z71 and High Country trims
  • New colors: Cajun Red, Havana, and Iridescent Pearl

2018 Chevrolet Suburban

  • Standard LED running lights
  • Sporty RST Edition debuts with a racy appearance
  • Available Borla exhaust system and Brembo brakes
  • New colors: Satin Steel and Havana

2018 Chevrolet Tahoe

  • LED running lights are standard
  • Custom trim now offered for Tahoe LS
  • RST Edition trim debuts for Tahoe LT and Premier
  • With Premier trim, RST Performance package includes a 6.2-liter V-8 engine, 10-speed automatic transmission, and adaptive damping suspension
  • Available Brembo brakes and Borla exhaust system
  • New colors: Havana and Satin Steel

2018 Chevrolet Traverse

  • Family-size crossover SUV is redesigned
  • Seating for up to 8 people, more cargo space than a Tahoe
  • Offered in L, LS, LT, RS, Premier, and High Country trim levels
  • Standard 3.6-liter V-6 engine
  • RS equipped with turbocharged, 2.0-liter 4-cylinder engine
  • All-wheel drive is optional
  • Improved comfort and interior packaging
  • Upgraded safety and infotainment technologies

2018 Chevrolet Trax

  • Redline Edition debuts adding black 18-in. aluminum wheels with red hash marks, black grille and surround, black mirror caps, black badges, and cloth/leatherette seating
  • New paint colors: Sandy Ridge, Storm Blue, and Cajun Red

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