Chevrolet Impala used to be a full-size automobile when it was introduced to the market, over 50 years ago. Now, going in hand with the time, it is an upper mid-size vehicle. 2015 Chevrolet Impala SS will be a tenth generation Impala which started in 2014. As fate willed it, Super Sport (SS) model found its way back home where it first appeared in 1961.
2015 Chevrolet Impala Engines
2014 Impala comes with two four-cylinder engines (2.4L and 2.5L) and a V6 engine generating good 305 hp and 264 lb-ft of torque. Next year SS model will surely go with an improved V6 engine, 6-speed automatic transmission and will have a FWD. Regular Impala comes in five trim levels: LS, 1LT, 2LT, 1LTZ and 2LTZ which won’t change in the future. SS model will be an agile car with good handling and even better performance.
2015 Chevrolet Impala SS redesign
Impala now looks much different than its ninth generation predecessors. It got a complete redesign and looks more and more like a real luxury car with every passing day. It has a wide chrome grille, coupled with projector-beam headlights and a sweeping roofline that ends with a sharp looking taillights. Plus, it all comes with a distinctive “SS” markings on the exterior. Besides a stunning look, its aerodynamic chassis gives it a better fuel efficiency and more silent running.
As far as interior goes, not much, if any will be changed, for Impala is still a very fresh looking car. Chevy’s “dual-cockpit” instrument panel will feature here as well as in any other model from the American manufacturer. Space and comfort are something that they always emphasize on and this time it will be no different.
Heated and ventilated front seats, heated steering wheel, sueded microfiber or leather-appointed surfaces add further to the comfort and luxury. 8-inch color touch-screen, USB, Bluetooth and Chevrolet MyLink technology together with SiriusXM and HD Radio audio system give a feeling of superior tecnologically advanced vehicle which Impala certainly is. Total of 10 airbags coupled with standard Chevy’s safety features like StabiliTrak and OnStar system offer a security that few other vehicles can.
For a big car that 2015 Chevrolet Impala is, a 29 mpg on a highway are very good numbers and SS kit is not supposed to reduce them, at least not much. 0 to 60 in 6.8 seconds is also no mean feat and it could go even higher with the mentioned kit.
2015 Chevrolet Impala Price
As far as prices go, 2014 Impala goes from $26,860 to $35,905 for stock versions, depending on a trim level. It can be expected that 2015 Chevrolet Impala SS model will cost around $30,000 or more, depending on equipment package.
Beginning of tenth generation of Impalas looks bright indeed. The vehicle is fresh, luxurious and sharp. Addition of an Super Sport model in face of 2015 Chevrolet Impala SS only adds more strength to the series.
2015 Chevrolet Impala Release date
According to some information, the new Impala 2015 could be the first appearance at one of the auto show event this summer.