Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. Slow sales resulted in production ending in 2000. Production totals for these vehicles are unknown. Together, these pickups are often referred to as the S-series. The interior features of the 2003 Chevy S-10 are practical and convenient.
Those models receive standard 5-speed manual transmission. The pickup was also sold by as the Hombre from 1996 through 2000, but only in North America. Added to this was the 4. The first S-series pickups were introduced in 1981 for the 1982 model year. Hombres were also available with the S-10's aluminum wheels with Isuzu center caps. . The S-Series ended production in Brazil in 2012, being replaced by the , but still with the name S-10.
It was available for the 1992 model year only as an entry-level version of the. Interior Features Regular cab configurations of the 2003 Chevy S-10 seat between two and three passengers two with front bucket seats. A step-side version was available from 1996 to 1998 and until 2003 on the Xtreme. New for the 2003 Chevy S-10 New interior cloth trim for seats and door trim panels New fuel-injection system for Vortec 4300 4. For 2015 models, the diesel engine was refreshed, resulting in an increased power output of 200 hp.
There was also an version, the. This occurred again when 4-door variants were introduced in March 1990 as 1991 alongside the badge-engineered. A high-performance version was released in 1991 and given the name of. The 14-inch 360 mm wheels used on the first generation were discontinued. The Baja was available in three colors: Midnight Black, Apple Red and Frost White.
A total of 806 were built. An was leased as a fleet vehicle in 1997 and 1998. It was equipped with a automatic transmission and a limited-slip differential with 3. For 2018, the flex-fuel S-10 now offers an automatic transmission, currently the market trend on these vehicles in Brazil. In 1998, the exterior, interior, brakes, and 2.
The rear quarter panels were also different, as they had a slight flare over the wheel well to match the front fenders. With extended cabs, there is a left rear door and one rear jump seat, adding on room for an extra passenger. This article needs additional citations for. The all new 1994 S-10 didn't offer any airbag, presumably as a temporary measure to economize the introduction of the new body styles, as well as to gradually phase out steering wheel designs that didn't accommodate for airbags, though the vehicle itself was slated for airbag capability. Modified by of , it was fitted with the Syclone interior package featuring black cloth bucket seats with red piping, a special gauge package, and a floor shift console. A delayed interior lighting feature keeps the dome lamp lit for 15 seconds or until the ignition is turned on after closing the front doors. Both the extended cab and the regular cab long box provide Increased Capacity Suspension for smooth rides over the roughest surfaces.
Regular cabs offer a short 6-ft. In Brazil, until 2014, the third generation S-10 offered a 2. Adding power is not a problem, as owners are offered a second engine to upgrade to. For 2003, new cloth upholstery is spread over the interior of the S-10, adding to the comfort of the ride. For 1993 no specialty labeling or limited edition tags were known to be used with the W-code engine.
In 2001, a crew cab option was added and was only available with four-wheel drive and an. New heavy-duty and off-road suspensions appeared in 1984 along with a hydraulic clutch, while the big news for 1985 was the discontinuation of the 's 2. For the 2017 model, the S-10 received a facelift and the flex-fuel 2. Fleetside bed and a long 7. The 2003 Chevy S-10 is a well-equipped compact pickup truck that is offered in a number of different configurations to meet the diverse needs of customers.
When first introduced in 1989, the Cameo had three color choices; Apple Red, Frost White or Midnight Black. Also, for the first time in Brazil, Chevrolet offered the S-10 with four-wheel drive. The stereo, power windows and other power options remain active for as long as 20 minutes after the ignition is turned off or a door is open, thanks to the retained accessory power feature. Generally, for the two-wheel drive trucks, the 8. The base engine manufactured in Japan and imported was a 1. It would be another six years before Isuzu re-entered the pick-up market with the , which formed the basis for the S-10's successor, the. For 1995, a driver's side air bag was added as well as daytime running lights.
Either way, both types of 2003 Chevy S-10s stick close to the trademark toughness and long-lasting performance capability that flows down the entire line of Chevy trucks. Performance The standard engine on the S-10 is a 2. The Iron Duke 4-cylinder and 2. The Hombre had a much smaller range of equipment options compared to the S-10 and Sonoma; a Spacecab extended cab, V6 engine and four-wheel drive were added for 1997 and available until 1998. It was the first domestically built compact pickup of the big three American automakers. For the 2004 model year, the regular and extended cab models were discontinued; only the crew cab model was retained. Available Models Regular cabs have two-doors, while extended cabs add a third.