New 2018 Chevrolet Colorado proves that it is never too much to add something new to the market of a mid-size truck. Even though the size and shape are almost the same as on many other models in this class the new Colorado still represents refreshment on the market known for the boring and simple trucks for a heavy load. As the competition is strong, the manufacturer had to change everything he could, changing the design, but the engine, too. For those who read a lot about this car class, the appearance of this model is nothing new. We are waiting for it a long time and now it is time to see what they offered.
At first glance, 2018 Chevrolet Colorado is a robust and aggressive machine, with a towing capacity of more than 3,000 kg, but with many details in order to make this model more attractive to city driving. The attractive massive front end has wide mesh grille, chromatic lines and recognizable logo in the middle of it. The bottom of front bumper has metallic protection. Large LED lights are well incorporated under the hood line, while all over the front bumper are curved lines and decorations. The rear end has a classic flat truck door and large rear lights.
The cabin is roomy and comfortable, with adjustable seats, covered with quality fabric. However, the most interesting thing in 2018 Chevrolet Colorado is very rich infotainment system, as well as many additions in term of enjoyment and pleasure. Some of them are Apple Car capability, phone integration, Wi-Fi signal and other infotainment additions. The manufacturer cares about safety, putting six-airbags, Stabilitrack electronic stability control system, a rearview camera system and many hands-free systems for driver’s helping. Even though it is not always present on trucks, Colorado has lane departure warning and forward collision alert.
It will not be offered only one engine option on 2018 Chevrolet Colorado, as always. Beside 2.8-liter Duramax turbodiesel four-cylinder engine with 181 horsepower and 269 pound-feet of torque, there will be 2.5-liter inline four with 193 horsepower and 184 pound-feet of torque and 3.6-liter V6 with 302 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of torque. We know that this machine will have only manual transmission and both rear and all wheel driving options. Fuel economy is around 19 mpg for highway and 21 mpg in city driving.
2018 Chevrolet Colorado
Concerning all, 2018 Chevrolet Colorado will be an interesting machine for future drivers, with the very attractive price of only $22,000 for the base model. Releasing date could be at the end of the year.