2016 Chevrolet Colorado Release Date, Price, Review, Engine – The new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado will probably continue its dominance in the truck’s automobile market. This will be due to the fact that the upcoming new truck will most certainly come with some of the latest technological advancements that other vehicles in its class luck.
If you take a closer look at the Canyon, you will realise that the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado will not be based on luck rather it will be based on its high tech features and functionality.
The Canyon is the second best-selling truck and which is based on the Colorado platform. General Motors have again proven to the whole world that not only can they provide a great truck but can also provide durable powerhorse that is versatile in functionality.
Again, the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado will come with a great towing capacity that will be a desired aspect of the truck this truck has been built specifically to compete against other superb vehicles like the Ford Raptor.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado exterior
The previous version of this truck was very impressive and has continued to provide stunning performance to date. With the upcoming new truck, the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado, buyers should expect nothing short of peak performance.
It will come with some few changes which will seek to address the few shortcomings that the previous version had, if any. The differences will mainly be as a result of the new ZR2 concept which is going to take into account the off-road version of this vehicle.
This will result in the upcoming new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado being lifted up than the previous version. Other new features to expect will include new 17” alloy wheels equipped with all-terrain tires and a rock protective bumper at the anterior end of the truck.
Additionally, buyers should expect the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado truck to come with LED technology in the headlights, fog lights and taillights and black molds on both the doors and fenders.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado interior
Inside the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado, buyers should expect almost similar configurations as the previous model in very many aspects. However, changes are bound to be effected and will include several facelifts over the previous model.
Equipment redesigns will be the most noticeable in this category. The top trim version of the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado will undoubtedly going to receive a bunch of new items which will include satellite navigation, leather upholstery, a premium audio system and new safety equipment.
All the above mentioned equipment will all come as standard in comparison to the previous version. The cabin will also make a comfortable seating of up to five passengers who will have adequate leg and head room.
Moreover, at the top of the trim, buyers should also expect plush leather seats. Other goodies will include an advanced infotainment screen, USB and Bluetooth connectivity, etc.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado engine
GM is currently make use of the 2.8L Duramax in a couple of its global models and the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado which will U.S bound will come with this engine spec. the above mentioned engine will be the second generation of the Duramax diesel engine and comes with increased output in comparison to the previous model.
The output is estimated to be around 181 hp and 369 pounds of torque. There are rumours going round that the engine will be fitted with a 6 speed transmission system but no conformation or contrary announcement has been made.
The Duramax engine will be a fuel efficient one due to the following enhanced features; it now includes a new high pressure common-rail fuel delivery system, variable-geometry turbocharger, a new cylinder head and cylinder block, exhaust gas recirculation system and engine control module.
We also anticipate that GM will introduce a new trim level to be known as the LTZ trim level that will host some special-edition packages.
Additionally, buyers will also have a variety of gasoline engines to choose from with the first one being the 2.5L V6 engine that will be able to generate 193 hp and 184 pounds of torque. The fuel economy ratings for this engine will be 18/24 mpg in the city/highway.
The other engine option will be the 3.6L V6 engine which doubles the output level of the above mentioned engine to 302 hp and 270 pounds of torque. The fuel consumption rating for this vehicle are given as 17/24 in the city/highway.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado price and release date
The release date for the new 2016 Chevrolet Colorado is still marred with mystery. However, industry analysts suggests that the new truck will make a christened appearance towards the end of this year.
The price range for the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Z71, ltz and Z72 trim levels will most probably be in the range of 35,290 USD while that for the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 will be lower than that by a short margin.