Newton Chevrolet Colorado

Vehicle Overview

The midsize pickup truck class is highly competitive. However, the Chevrolet Colorado remains one of the most respected and unique trucks on the market. Its smaller size is one of its biggest appeals. It is usually preferred by buyers looking for the capability and versatility of a truck, together with the efficiency of a smaller make. Its drivetrain is remarkably sophisticated, resulting in a refined cabin ride. Each model comes with a wide range of outstanding features. It is also available in a diesel engine, which outshines its competitors easily. Truck enthusiasts will also love its predictable handling and strong towing capabilities.

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Chevrolet Colorado Key Benefits

- Handsome styling and interior
- Capable of handling numerous tasks
- Respectable fuel economy
- A pleasure to drive
- Efficient and strong diesel engine
- Great outward visibility
- Quality construction

Chevrolet Colorado Interior and Features

Most people believe that pickup trucks are just meant for hauling people and cargo. Instead, the Chevrolet Colorado takes a different a different approach. You will hardly realize you are inside a pickup truck, thanks to its comfortable and quiet cabin. The interior is highly upgraded, providing a wide range of premium materials, as well as an excellent blend of soft-touch surfaces and textures.

The extended cab model has a seating capacity of four people. Two occupy the front bucket seats while the other two occupy the rear folding seats. The Crew Cab models can seat up to five, thanks to the three-person rear seat. The rear seat also folds to provide more room for cargo. Cloth upholstery and a 4-way power-adjustable driver's seat are standard. You will enjoy spending an entire day inside the Colorado, thanks to the comfortable and supportive front seats. The Extended Cab model comes with enough space at the rear to accommodate tall passengers.

Standard interior features include a 4.2-inch display, a rearview camera, a 6-speaker audio system, Teen Driver and a USB port. Optional features include Bluetooth, satellite radio, MyLink infotainment system, a 7-speaker Bose audio system, a seven or eight-inch touch screen display, a Wi-Fi hotspot, Apple CarPlay, automatic climate control, and a wide range of safety features.

The Chevrolet Colorado is available in two-bed sizes. They include a 5 foot 2-inch short box and a 6 foot 2-inch long box. A tailgate is available in every model. It also comes with other convenient features such as cargo dividers, tiered cross rails, as well as tie-down rings. Its cargo bed tends to be deeper than its rivals.

Chevrolet Colorado Performance and Handling

Whichever engine you choose, you can never go wrong with the new Chevrolet Colorado. If you are looking for class-leading fuel economy, then you should go for the four-cylinder base engine. If you are looking for more power and acceleration, then the V6 engine is at your disposal while the turbodiesel engine delivers excellent fuel economy and class-leading towing capabilities. It is comfortable and smooth around town, with several available tweaks if you want to go for an off-road trip.

The base engine is paired with a six-speed manual transmission. A six-speed automatic transmission is also available for the standard engine. The 2.5-liter, four-cylinder engine, has an output of 200 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque. The 3.6-liter, V6 engine has an output of 305 hp and 269 lb-ft of torque. It is matched to a six-speed automatic transmission. Then there is the amazing 2.8-liter, turbodiesel four-cylinder engine.

It is easy to maneuver, offers composed handling and a smooth ride, as well as strong brakes. The base four-cylinder engine has a towing capacity of 3,500 pounds, while the V6 engine can tow up to 7,000 pounds. The turbodiesel engine has class-leading towing capabilities, with an ability to move up to 7,700 pounds.

Chevrolet Colorado Safety and Reliability

The Chevrolet Colorado is a safe truck, whether you are driving in the city or on the highway. Standard safety features include stability control system and a rearview camera. Safety extras include forward collision alert and lane departure warning. It receives a maximum overall score when it comes to crash testing results. The Chevrolet Colorado is also one of the most reliable trucks in its class.


It is hard to ignore the Chevrolet Colorado when talking about midsize pickup trucks. It is up there with the best in its class. Its impressive fuel economy, combined with its powerful towing capabilities, are some of the reasons why it has overtaken some more established models. Also, its affordable starting price for the base model provides strong value for money. If you are looking for a midsize truck that is both affordable and durable, then the new Chevrolet Colorado is a great place to start.

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