The Chevrolet Colorado is one of the compact pickup trucks which are produced by the American automobile manufacturers, General Motors. The first model of Colorado was introduced in 2004. The truck replaced the GMC Sonoma and the Chevrolet S-10. The first generation model lasted till 2012. Then the second generation model came up which started from 2012 and through the present year. Now Chevrolet has confirmed launching the 2017 Chevy Colorado. The new compact pickup truck is supposed to be bigger and better than what it used to be.
2017 Chevy Colorado – Redesign Exterior and Interior
The heavy looking pickup truck is going to be amazing and very charming in appearance. The redesigning of the trim levels have done with creativity which makes each one of them best in their own way. The chassis has been structured with light-weight materials which make the truck efficient in performance than its former models. The front grille will be having slight changes in it. It will be a two-bar grille with a Chevrolet logo placed in the middle of the grille. The head lights have been created in such a unique and interesting way that they give a very stylish look. They will possess the LED technology in their functioning. There will be fog lights coming on the truck as well.
The tail lights will be having LED technology with them and a new style. The rear of the 2017 Chevy Colorado will be interesting to see. The front and rear bumpers will be having new looks with the help of the change in the designs of the light. There will be slight or no chrome detailing on the truck. The wheels will be having different sizes according to every trim level.
The cabin of the 2017 Chevy Colorado will be having enough space to house in five passengers. The front seats will be heated and will be having air bags with them. The dash board will be having new features as well. A new display will be present. Some detailing in the speed gauges will also be seen. The steering wheel will be of telescoping technology.
2017 Chevy Colorado – Powertrain
The 2017 Chevy Colorado will have a four-cylinder 2.5-liter diesel engine that is able to produce 193 horsepower and 184 ft-lb torque. Another engine that will be coming along is a DOHC V6 3.6-liter engine that produces around 302 horsepower and 270 ft-lb torque. Both the engines will be having an automatic six-speed transmission with them.
2017 Chevy Colorado – Price and Release Date
The 2017 Chevy Colorado will be coming over in the markets in late 2016 as a 2017 model. The price of the model starts from $21,000 and more.