If you are looking for an excellent but yet an affordable sedan, there are many reasons why the Impala form Chevrolet’s lineup should be your choice. This model has just recently been revamped and it arrived in a completely new form and a cabin filled with a great number of helpful technological features. With this revamp, the company created a car which stands out from the crowd and from the rest of the vehicles in full-size sedan segment. For the 2018 Chevrolet Impala, we do not expect drastic changes but there will surely be some refreshments that will make the vehicle even greater than it is now. Its major competition includes Ford Taurus, Dodge Charger and Toyota Avalon. Let’s check what this full-size family sedan has to offer to us.

Exterior

The 2018 Chevrolet Impala will be offered in 4 different base trims including LS, LT, LTZ and 2FL also known as the 3LT. There will also be a higher trim level called the Midnight Edition which arrives with late-night-inspired Jet Black interior and exterior design, 19 inch aluminum wheels, and black spoiler. For the 2018 model, the customers will be offered 5 exterior body colors including Siren Red Tintcoat, Heather Gray Metallic, Green Envy Metallic, Citron Green Metallic, and Mosaic Black Metallic. It is also important to know that the vehicle will be based on a new Super Epsilon platform. The vehicle has serious presence thanks to its long hood, long roof, and sculpted front end.

Interior

Many people consider the 2018 Chevrolet Impala to be a mainstream vehicle, but we would rather say its interior belongs to luxurious and premium sedan. The company used only top-notch materials for surface covering and that is the main reason why the interior looks upscale and appealing. The cabin of the newbie accommodates up to five passengers at the time and offers a lot of headroom and legroom for all passengers. Seats offer great comfort and support. The front seats are heated and ventilated. The cabin is equipped with great number of technological features including satellite radio, acoustic system with 6 speakers, USB port, Bluetooth connectivity, WiFi hotspot, and heated steering wheel. There are also navigation, rearview camera, Bose premium sound system with 11 speakers, and sunroof. For the infotainment, the cabin comes with MyLink infotainment system with an 8-inch touchscreen.

Engine

The 2018 Chevrolet Impala will be offered with three engine options. The first one is a 2.5-liter inline-4 with the maximum output of 196 hp and 186 lb-ft of torque. The second drivetrain arrives in the form of a 3.6-liter V6 which is good enough for 305 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque. Finally, there is also a 3.6-liter V6 (bi-fuel) which makes 260 hp and 247 lb-ft of torque. The three engines are mated to a 6-speed automatic shifter transferring power to the front wheels of the car.

2018 Chevrolet Impala Release Date and Price

The new Chevrolet Impala will go on sale in late 2017. It will be priced at $31,000.