The Chevrolet Colorado 2017 is back and this time it can bump above its weight. The Chevrolet Colorado 2017 is certainly right up there with its heavyweight counterparts in terms of performance but it is termed as the compact pickup truck.
Chevrolet Colorado 2017
2017 Chevrolet Colorado: A Bit More Powerful Engine
The V6 engine from the last year is going to show up its appearance again but this time it is more powerful. However, the hopes should not get too high as the power turned up is higher by a little margin. The 3.6-liter V6 engine has 6 pound-feet of torque and the upper trim has gained 3 horsepower for a total of 275 and 208 respectively. This new one is paired with a new eight-speed automatic transmission which is termed to give the better driving performance to the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado than the previous versions.
The 220 horsepower and 191-pound-feet of torque are being delivered by the base trim equipped with 2.5 four cylinder engine which is just perfect if you don’t plan on doing the heavy duty works. A 2.8-liter Duramax turbo diesel is also available to put out 181 horsepower.
2017 Chevrolet Colorado: Fuel Efficiency
The fuel efficiency is never a factor you can take out of an equation. You will find that 2017 Chevrolet Colorado to be quite the competitor in this regard. The fuel efficiency of the gas engine is not giving a tough completion to its competitors but its turbodiesel engine is having a different story. The best range of 22 and 30 miles per gallon in the city (on the highway) is being provided by the turbo diesel engine.
2017 Chevrolet Colorado: The Right Pickup For The Right Price
The Chevrolet Colorado 2017 is considered to be the best pickup truck in the segment but unlike its competitors, it doesn’t force you to break the bank to own one. The base trim is having the price tag of $20,055 while the rest of the trims have prices of $23,080, $26,625 and $29,160 respectively, depends on the specifications required.