2018 Chevrolet Impala SS is a full-size sports sedan. The 2018 Chevrolet Impala SS, with 6.2L V8 engine, produces 415 horsepower and 415 lb.-ft. torque, you take 0-60 in just 4.7 seconds. In 1961, the Chevrolet Impala SS (Super Sport) was introduced to the market. 2018 Chevrolet Impala SS badge is the Chevrolet’s signature of performance on many models, though it is often just an appearance package. The Impala’s is truly a performance package, equipped from the factory with both the trim and “mandatory” suspension and engine upgrades, starting with the 348-cubic-inch (5.7 L) V8 engines available with 305 horsepower (227 kW), 340 hp (250 kW) and 350 hp (260 kW) or the new 409-cubic-inch (6.7 L) V8, available with up to 425 horsepower (317 kW) could.
Unlike all the other years, the 2018 Impala Super Sport package is available on any Impala, including sedans and station wagons. The package also includes upgraded tires on station wagon wheels, springs, shocks and special sintered metal brake linings. Only 142 1961 Impala Super Sport came from the factory with the 409, making it an extremely rare and desirable collectible. In addition to the factory installed SS package can Chevrolet dealers add SS trim a standard Impala without the “compulsory” performance upgrades, and a number of ’61s were so equipped.
The Chevrolet Impala SS 2018 model is limited an appearance package to coupe and convertible coupe models hardtop, available at all engines in the Impala series starts with the base 235-cubic-inch (3.9 L), 135 horsepower (101 kW ) inline 6 by 1967 although the big-block engines and heavy parts could still be ordered. From 1967 to 1969, an additional model, the SS427, was available.
The Chevrolet Impala SS badge raised at the 1992 Detroit Auto Show as a concept car designed by GM designer Jon Moss. The concept car was two inches lower to the ground than the regular Caprice and powered by a 8.2 liter (500 cu in) engine. Ultimately, the concept car’s engine replaced by a 5.7-liter (350 cu in) engine derived from the Corvette.
2018 Chevrolet Impala SS Design
With Chevrolet Impala SS, design improvements to the front fascia and LED daytime running lamps and an overall aggressive appearance, 2017 Impala SS sedan designed to impress even the most demanding drivers. 2017 Chevrolet SS is made, athletic exterior with muscular rear-wheel-drive proportions, -learning appointed performance seats built heated with a strong impetus, 10-way power seats and ventilated, integrated center console.
All Chevrolet Impala SS B-body line, consisting of the Chevrolet Caprice, Impala SS, and Buick Roadmaster was discontinued if GM wanted more assembly lines capable of producing more profitable SUVs. A ceremony was held at the plant on 13 December 1996, produced the last Impala SS.
2018 Chevrolet Impala SS Engine
The 2018 Chevrolet Impala SS model using the Generation IV small block V8, the first to do it in a front-wheel-drive Chevrolet and the first V8 in a Chevrolet sedan since the 1996 Caprice. The 5.3-liter (325 cu in) V8 (with displacement-on-demand, called Active Fuel Management or AFM) produced 303 horsepower (226 kW). With the use of the 5.3-liter LS4 V8, the Chevrolet Impala SS is capable of a 5.6 second 0-60 miles per hour (0-97 km / h) time and a quarter mile time of 14.2 seconds which at 101 miles per hour (163 km / h).