2018 Chevy El Camino could be a new member of the pickup offers this popular brand. Rumors about such possibilities are increasingly common. However, official information and confirmation, by the company, no. It is certain that this model lacks the offerings. Also, there are a large number of fans of the pickup light vehicles, which would enthusiastically accepted his return to the market. However, GM company knows best what is best for them.
American car manufacturers continually improve their top-selling models. In addition, the constantly emerging information about the possible return of legendary models, which have ceased to produce. Quite the contrary, the Japanese are constantly presents futuristic concepts on which it will base its future models. Two different worlds, two different philosophies.
Rumors surrounding corridors, suggests the return of legendary models such as the Chrysler Pacifica, Ford Bronco, Ford Ranger, Lincoln Aviator, Chevy Trailblazer, Chevy El Camino, as well as the Jeep Grand Wagoneer. For now, the market appeared Chrysler Pacifica, but the MPV version. Earlier this model was designed as an SUV. Also, the Ford Ranger pickup returns 2019 to the US market, a year later, and Ford Bronco. Also, it was confirmed that the 2019 will arrive and the Jeep Grand Wagoneer. What is the fate of other models that are speculating, it remains to be seen.
Ups and downs through five generations
2018 Chevy El Camino would be representative of the sixth generation model, if the company decided to restart the production. However, his return should not be expected before 2018. So far, El Camino has gone through five generations. During this time, this is a popular pickup has its ups and downs.
Let’s start. Chevrolet El Camino arrived on the market in response to Ford Ranchero pickup. It first appeared in 1959. Although it attracted a lot of attention, this model has not experienced significant success. Manufacture of vehicles was discontinued after only two years. GM did not give up, because the market for these vehicles is there.
The new model, appeared after a four year break. The second generation model was built on a new G-body platform. This concept model was a great success. Third, fourth and fifth generation of the model were based on the same platform. Chevy El Camino received a status icon one period of the automotive industry. He was adorned with the original design, the versatility and functionality. This model was sold for more than 25 years. Has enjoyed great fame and deserved to be still mentioned in superlatives. Therefore, no wonder rumors of his return and more frequent.
2018 Chevy El Camino Engine Options
As a reminder, at its beginning, the El Camino was powered engine of 230 cubic inches and 155 horsepower. This model is not a success, however, is the second generation changed. The new model has a new platform and a new engine of 190 cubic inches and 120 horsepower. This turned out to be the right move, because of this generation Chevy El Camino started winning in the market and the dominance of the class. Later, the new models modified and upgraded, and impressionable remained Chevy El Camino SS model.
Still, much has changed in the automotive industry, since this model is no longer on the market. Technology has advanced, and offer a new generator, new systems and a variety of possibilities. Chevrolet does not need to worry when it comes to the choice of aggregates for 2018 Chevy El Camino. The General Motors has a wide range of highly economical, but also of powerful aggregates. Some of them will surely be found under the hood of a new El Camino’s.
It would not be a surprise if he is offered and found the Chevy El Camino Diesel. Chevrolet offered a diesel version of the model, in the period from 1982 to 1984.