The all-new Chevrolet Reaper ZRX is one of Chevrolet‘s pickup trucks with the base name the Chevrolet Silverado. As discussed in a previous article, the 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is a very reliable four-wheel drive pickup truck for towing and off-road driving. This pickup truck is expected to be the latest generation with numerous exterior, interior, engine and technology improvements to compete with Ford‘s 2022 Ford F150.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX Concept
The all-new 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is a production truck of an old concept version that was planned to fight the Ford F150 Raptor in the off-road segment. There is no certainty when the release date will be due to the many delays due to COVID-19. The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is said to come in two versions.
What’s New in 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX?
In off-road matters for the new 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is very superior, on steep muddy roads and even on a rocky road. Its competitor Ford F150 Raptor shows the same advantages as the Chevy Reaper, but the Chevy Reaper is expected to deliver improvements in the latest generation of 2022 that have not been delivered by its competitors.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX Specifications
Chevy Reaper performance
The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX will likely continue to use the Lingenfelter engine, which is a supercharged kit for the 5.3-liter V8 that is capable of delivering up to 550 hp and producing 575 lb-ft of torque. This engine is driven by a six-speed automatic gearbox that can reach 100 km / h in 5.3 seconds. Like the previous generation, the 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX still uses some standard features like a Corsa exhaust, Fox Racing suspension, skid plates, and 33-inch off-road tires on 20-inch wheels.
With a powerful engine, the 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is expected to function as a heavy-duty pickup truck, with the ability to tow and haul heavy loads, as well as overcome tough, dirty and slippery terrain.
2022 Chevrolet Reaper ZRX exterior
With the many improvements made to the base model Silverado 1500, this will also affect the appearance of the 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX. This heavy duty truck with chrome accents from different angles looks like a commercial vehicle. Although the rear sector looks less aggressive than the front. As with the design of many trucks in its class, the 2022 Reaper ZRX will also use a semi-gloss black bumper and 17-inch steel wheels.
Some other improvements can also be seen in the headlights and taillights that use LEDs, and the lamps on the load use LEDs, chrome mirror caps, have a chrome grille, electrically folding mirrors, an electric taillight and reflective headlights that use high-intensity LEDs.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX Interior
Chevy Reaper seats
The interior of the new Chevrolet Reaper 2022 is the same as the interior of the new 2022 Chevrolet Silverado. This truck has 5 passenger seats with a four-door version. Especially on Crew Cabin, this truck also saves a lot of space. And the interior of the all-new Chevy Reaper isn’t as luxurious as that of many competing trucks like the Ram 1500 and the more luxurious Ford F-150.
Chevy probably won’t spend time decorating the cabin and focusing on the truck’s ability to do the tough jobs. The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX appears to be equipped with single-zone air conditioners, rearview cameras, and driver information display, but not so much.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX Cabin features
Some other noteworthy features include keyless entry, cruise control, more luxurious leather seats, and a dual-zone climate control system. Other available features include adaptive cruise control, lane keeping assist, head-up display, power sunroof and ventilated front seats. It is hoped that there will be some improvements inside so that it looks more modern in the last generation.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX information
The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX also has a modern information system, just like its competition pickups. This truck features a responsive 7-inch touch screen already connected with audio streaming, standard Bluetooth, AM / FM stereo, voice commands, Apple CarPlay and Android Auto.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX connection
Other possible information functions are navigation functions with improved speech recognition. Optional 4G LTE Wi-Fi hotspot with all trim and HD radio. This charger also contains several USB ports for charging smart phone devices.
In terms of sound, the new Reaper ZRX appears to be equipped with six very powerful speakers. The latest generation is hoped to be enhanced with seven speakers with the Bose Richbass Premium subwoofer.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX safety
Chevy Reaper safety test
Safety tests conducted by the NHTSA gave the new Silverado or Reaper four out of five. In terms of side crash tests, this truck received a full five stars.
Unfortunately, this truck only gets four stars for both front and tip tests. According to the IIHS, Chevy did well on most viability tests, but received only marginal ratings for the cross-test on the small passenger side. This is based on testing poorly rated truck headlights, so some improvements should be made to the latest generation 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRXs.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX safety features
The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZR2 and ZRX will also likely get a full safety feature, including six airbags, consisting of dual front airbags, front side airbags and curtain header airbags for the front and rear seats.
This Chevy Reaper truck is also equipped with daytime running lights, rearview cameras, stability control, tire pressure monitoring and teenage driver features. Some of the other available features include driver assistance systems such as Rear Cross Traffic Warning, Lane Change Warning, Blind Spot Monitor and Front / Rear Park Assist.
The functions of automatic emergency braking, adaptive cruise control, following distance indicators, forward collision warnings, and static lane assist with lane departure warnings were also complementary to the safety features of this pickup.
Some of the other packages available include the Towbar Feature Package, Towbar Display and Integrated Trailer Brake Controller. Trailer camera function can greatly increase the driver’s vision while driving this truck.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX VS The new Ford F150
Specifications and performance
Since the launch of the Ford F150, Ford has been at the forefront of truck sales, although the 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX is close to Ford truck capabilities. The Chevrolet Reaper 2022 specification has a maximum towing capacity of 13,400 pounds, has reliable off-road ability and is able to do an exceptional job of handling rough things.
The rise of the highly-qualified Ford F150 Raptor with improved payload capacity. Both have spacious cabins, but the F-150’s interior feels more premium and luxury than the Chevy Reaper.
Both trucks can do a good job of handling daily driving or exploring muddy and slippery terrain. Both trucks also have different engines, but in terms of Ford, the engine capacity is more perfect. The Ford engine is powered by a ten-speed automatic transmission, which makes it superior to the Chevy Reaper.
2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX Price
Chevy release date
If some repairs and improvements are made to the exterior and interior and some engine upgrades when in existence, we can be sure that the price will go up a bit as well. The 2022 Chevy Reaper ZRX, off-road capability with a 6.2L V8 is expected to cost around $ 60,000 USD.