2017 Chevrolet Impala


The 2017 Chevrolet Impala is a sedan that has been improving tremendously over the years. The improvements include a classier look, more room in the backseat; which makes the passengers more comfortable, a larger cargo area, and an upgrade on the safety features. To ensure that the Chevrolet Impala fits everyone’s needs and taste, they released a few more trim options and cut back on a few from the 2016 model. According to the U.S. News of Cars, the Chevrolet Impala is ranked 1 out of 11 of the big cars and has an overall rating of 8.9 out of 10. This vehicle also has won the award of 2017 Best Large Car for the Money. Not only are these ratings great, but Kelley Blue Book came out with consumer reviews that state the Chevrolet Impala is the most comfortable and quiet ride. Visit the Jim Glover Auto Family to learn more about this sleek ride and how you can apply for financing so that you can drive home in one today!

The high quality and performance on the 2017 Chevrolet Impala explains the reason consumers believe it to be a comfortable and quiet ride. The Chevrolet Impala comes with a 4-cyl 2.5-liter ecotech with 196 horsepower and a mpg of 22-city/30hwy. If you prefer a vehicle that is faster in acceleration, you have the option of upgrading the engine to a V-6 3.6-liter with 305 horsepower where you will get a mpg of 18-city/28hwy. With the 3.6-liter, you always have the option for a bi-fuel engine where it runs on regular gas or natural gas. The powerful engines do not let you down and even have a sturdy handling that makes this sedan a smooth ride. Each model of the Chevrolet Impala will be a 6-speed automatic with manual power regardless of the engine the vehicle has. To help with the quality performance of this vehicle is the 4-wheel disc with ABS brakes, cornering brake control, electronic brake distribution, and a hand brake.

The standard package for a LS Chevrolet Impala comes with a 4-inch color display screen, Bluetooth, auxiliary audio jack, USB port, audio system with AM/FM radio and digital satellite radio, Wi-Fi Network, steering wheel controls, power locks and mirrors, power outlet 12v, air conditioning, vanity mirrors on passenger and driver’s side, reading lights in the front and back, ventilation system, cup holders in the front, cruise/speed control, 6 speakers, low tire pressure indicator, automatic headlights, daytime running lights, stabilitrack, power steering, trunk/hatch release with remote, telematics, trip computer, cloth upholstery, 8 power-adjustable driver seat, 4-way manual passenger seat adjustment, floor console with storage compartment, 4.2 color display information center for drivers, 18.8 cubic feet of cargo, and electronic noise reduction.

In addition to the standard features, there are package options to upgrade your 2017 Chevrolet Impala to receive additional features. These additional features include heated mirrors, leather upholstery, heated seats, a power adjustment lumbar for the passenger seat, rear-parking sensors, rear folding head restraints, navigation system, rearview camera, voice controls through OnStar. Bluetooth and the navigation system, two additional USB ports, HD radio, SD card slot, an 8-inch touchscreen with multiple functions, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto; which is new for the 2017 model. There are also options to upgrade to a convenience package that will upgrade all the technology, engine, and add a sunroof to the vehicle.

To ensure the safety of each driver and passenger, the Chevrolet Impala’s standard model comes with a brake assist system, traction control, electronic stability control, a rearview camera, theft deterrent system, child safety locks, turn signals on the mirrors, night vision, tow hooks on front an rear, emergency trunk release, and 10 airbags. For each model, you have the option to add a lane departure warning, side blind zone with lane change alert, forward collision alert, rear cross traffic alert, and collision mitigation. According to The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the front passenger, front side, and the rollover rating are 4 out of 5, where the front driver and rear side rating stands at a 5 out of 5. With these ratings, The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration rates the overall safety of the 2017 Chevrolet Impala a 5 out of 5.

When a new year and model of a vehicle is released, everyone asks the question, what is different? It is important to know what the upgrades are and why the newer year is better than the last. For example, with the release of the 2017 Chevrolet Impala came a release of new trim options. The 2016 Impala offered the options of an LS, LT, 2LT, and 2LTZ, where the 2017 model offers LS, LT, and Premier. The LS and LT stick to the standard features plus a couple extras such as heated and leather seats, but the Premier trim allows you to upgrade to a power-heat steering wheel, ventilated front seats and a midnight appearance package for the exterior. Another minor difference between the 2016 and 2017 model is the horsepower, torque, and mpg on highway have increased along with the technology features. With the 2016 model came great reviews and ratings for the safety features that the 2017 model added a few more to keep the 5/5 ratings.

When purchasing a vehicle, it is important to not only know what you are getting for your money, but also the pros of the model of the vehicle. The 2017 Chevrolet Impala is one of the strongest contenders in the sedan category, which is quite the pro. The other pros of the Chevrolet Impala include the 22-city/31 hwy mpg, the added features such as a V6 engine, the great price, the safety features that were added, and the braking system that is known for the easy and quick emergency stopping. Another great pro of this vehicle is the standard features it comes with. You can’t go wrong with a Wi-Fi Hot Spot and wireless phone charger in your car where you are able to hook up electronics for long car rides and charge them. Lastly, the spacious room that the 2017 Chevrolet Impala has available makes every passenger comfortable, which allows them to enjoy the ride. Contact the Jim Glover Auto Family to learn more today and to get set up with an invigorating test drive!