2017 Chevrolet Colorado: The Most Capable Midsize Chevy Truck Ever

May 04, 2017 12:10 PM EDT | Anthony Hunter

Chevrolet is offering a leap forward for the midsize pickup truck with its 2017 Chevrolet Colorado. It offers ingenious technology, safety, and versatility.

This new pick-up truck has everything that every driver wants and has been looking for. Chevrolet made every feature possible with the help of their creative and trusted team of experts.

This truck is said to be built for serious off-roaders with its trail ready feature and at the same time makes the drivers feel at home with its premium interior features and technology. The vehicles off-road mode creates an easy transition from city to country, transmission and traction control systems, and adjusting the calibration of its engine for enhanced performance in rough driving conditions.

There are two available engine options for the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado, the advanced 2.5L I-4 that offers a horsepower of 200, 191 lb-ft of torque, a towing capacity of 3,500 lbs, and a fuel economy of 19 mpg in the city and 26 mpg on the highway. As to the second engine, it is an advanced 3.6L V6 that can pump up to 308 of horsepower, 275 lb-ft of torque, 7,000 lbs for towing capacity and a fuel economy rating of 18 mpg in the city and 25 mpg on the highway.

Meanwhile, for those drivers who prefer a Diesel engine, they can go for the Duramax 2.8L Turbo-Diesel. It offers 181 of horsepower, 369 lb-ft of torque, 7,700 lbs of towing capacity with a fuel economy rating of 22 mpg in the city, and 30 mpg on the highway.

With the truck's fully boxed frame and shear-style mounts, it offers a smooth ride on almost any surface. As for its Four-wheel disc brakes with Duralife brake rotors, it reduces wheel shudder, while the car's Electric Power Steering provides a confident feeling.

Whatever unique lifestyle or passion every driver has, the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado offers help to pursue it. One can have this at a starting price of $20,000 to $37,000.

 

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