The new redesigned 2014 Chevy Impala builds on the strong heritage of the Impala nameplate offering expressive style, a more-refined interior, easy-to-use technology. Will be offered in LS, LT and LTZ models, the new sedan goes on sale in early 2013. Pricing will be announced later.
Among the highlights for the new Impala include:
All-new exterior design that represents the next evolution of Chevrolet’s design language. It features a sleek proportion, sculpted body sides, standard 18-inch wheels and projector-beam headlamps, with HID headlamps and LED daytime running lamps standard on LTZ models
A range of three direct-injected engines, including a 3.6L V-6, new 2.5L four-cylinder and a 2.4L four-cylinder with eAssist, that deliver enhanced performance and efficiency
All-new interior with flowing design and integrated center stack that incorporates an available eight-inch touch screen display with available Chevrolet MyLink
Chevrolet MyLink, which includes Bluetooth audio streaming and available navigation among many other features, is controlled via a touch screen on the eight-inch display
Quieter environment with a greater emphasis on comfort – including active noise cancellation with four-cylinder powertrains
360 degrees of active safety features with 10 standard air bags and OnStar, along with available features including full-speed-range adaptive cruise control, collision mitigation braking, forward collision alert, lane departure warning, side blind zone alert, rear cross traffic alert, rear camera and rear-park assist.
The new Chevy Impala is powered by three engines feature fuel-savong direct-injection and lightweight components. Impala’s Ecotec 2.4L engine works with the eAssist system to provide electrical assist in certain conditions to help save fuel. It is estimated at 182 horsepower (134 kW) and is expected to achieve 35 mpg on the highway. The Ecotec 2.5L is part of a new family of four-cylinder engines developed with increased efficiency and greater refinement. It is estimated at195 horsepower (145 kW). Output for the 3.6L V-6 is estimated at 303 horsepower (226 kW). All of Chevrolet Impala’s engines are matched with six-speed automatic transmissions.