It is named for the U. Along with rival Ford Ranger , the GM twins were the last compact pickup trucks on sale until Isuzu , which participated in the design process, began selling its own version worldwide in All North American-market vehicles were manufactured by Shreveport Operations.
Chevrolet Colorado Features and Specs
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I've gotten to know our long-term Chevrolet Colorado Z71 4x4 Duramax diesel well over the past 11 months and nearly 30, miles. I know what it can and can't do, I know what will or won't fit in its little 5-foot bed, and I can squeeze it in to a tight parallel parking spot without breaking a sweat. We've covered a lot on our Chevy Colorado in the last five long-term updates, but there are a handful of little things that I like in the truck and some features I want in the Colorado that don't warrant a larger standalone update. The features I want list might look long, but were I in the market for a truck like the Colorado, none of them would be deal-breakers. Yeah, some, such as the bad headlights or the four-wheel-drive knob location really get on my nerves sometimes, but my experience with our Truck of the Year has been a positive one. As our time with the Colorado draws to a close, I'm already dreading handing the keys back to Chevy. Close Ad.
2017 Chevrolet Colorado Long-Term Road Test
Pickup trucks have long held the hearts of American drivers, and the Chevrolet Colorado has had a place within them for over 15 years. This is largely due to its capability as a rugged off-roader that boasts impressive towing capacity for the midsize class without wasting time or money on frills. Naturally, this means that premium competitors have it beat in terms of class and quality, but the Chevy is still very well balanced at a reasonable price.
First introduced in , the first generation of the Chevrolet Colorado and its twin, the GMC Canyon, was available from to The second generation appeared in and includes the current model year. While lots of people love their Chevy Colorado trucks , some owners have run into problems. Earlier model years of the Chevy Colorado had the most reported problems. The years with the most issues were , , and , with between eight and 10 problems reported for each model year.