New 2021 Chevrolet Montana is coming to the dealerships. The first-gen Montana lasted between 2003 and 2010. The second-gen model has arrived next year in Mexico, under the name Tornado. Now, Montana will make its return in the United States as the new-gen model. Chevy plans to offer both two-door and four-door variants.
So far, a couple of renderings are available, but that’s it. The manufacturer is refusing to provide further details. On the other hand, it is easy to predict Montana’s powertrain options and some different categories. Moreover, Chevy will offer Montana in South and Central America next year.
2021 Montana Redesign
The forthcoming 2021 Chevrolet Montana will become available in two-door and four-door configurations. The new model won’t share with its predecessor or the Mexico-spec Tornado pickup. The latest renderings are showing how the new Montana could like, once it arrives. The front fascia wears a recognizable design with the layout that you can find on Blazer and Trailblazer models.
The grille is separated into two sections, and the upper part looks thinner. The headlamps are horizontally-oriented, and the hood looks modern. The bumpers are both stylish and bold. Chevy offers a two-tone wheels, another cue taken from new Trailblazer. The rear end comes with brand-new taillights. Montana will ride on the unibody GEM structure.
The interior details are not available at the moment. However, new 2021 Chevrolet Montana will surely borrow a lot of things from other Chevy’s models. Next-gen Montana will offer ample interior room, which includes legroom and headroom.
Different cab setups will be in the offer, so seating capacity will depend on the chosen configuration. However, we are still waiting for the Chevy to release further details, which will happen in the coming weeks.
According to the latest reports, new 2021 Chevy Montana will surely borrow engine options from other brand’s models. The most likely outcome is a 1.4-liter gasoline taken from the Chevy Cruze. This engine can produce up to 153 hp and 177 lb-ft of torque. A six-speed automatic transmission will be offered as standard. Some rumors are strongly predicting a six-speed manual gearbox that will be available in specific trim levels and editions.
Montana will surely introduce an optional engine. However, Chevy is refusing to say anything on this topic. In some other markets such as South America, Chevy will deliver diesel powertrain. Moreover, the model in Brazil will arrive under a different name, and it could be mechanically a different model.
2021 Chevrolet Montana Price and Release Date
The next-gen 2021 Chevrolet Montana will represent an affordable pickup truck. For that reason, the price will start at around $20,000. It will ride on a unibody platform, and it will rival the new Ford Focus-based pickup. Ford will also deliver its latest model in Brazil and Central America. In Mexico, you can already get the previous-generation Montana that is known as the “Tornado” model.