2017 Chevy Colorado Diesel

Reintroduction of Chevy Colorado to US market could not have come at better time. Before this year, the entire market was in deep slumber. The compact pickup lineup of GM is already set to take top spots in market. Basically, 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 will continue with only small changes. There will only be some minor revisions made mostly to interiors. However, customers will be offered more choice, when it comes to powertrain. It will be the first car in its session which gets a turbo diesel engine. This makes it among the most fuel efficient vehicle currently.

Changes Being Brought To Car

Design of this vehicle is mainly associated to its badge. Front fascia of the car features a split grille having bowtie iron mark in middle. On other hand, both fog lights and headlamps are sharp and angular. You can find pronounced fenders both on front and back. This car comes with 18, 17 and 16 inch alloy wheels, depending on trim level chosen by customer. Crew and Extended cab configurations are also on offer.

2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Diesel

Details Regarding Interiors

Only changes brought to interiors of 2017 Chevy Colorado is new color options. There are also certain reconfiguration as far as available technology is concerned. Some of these features may slide down for one or two trims in future. Other than that, there will not be much changes brought to styling of this vehicle.

The well-shaped dashboard shall continue with the soft trimmed instrument panel featuring a standard audio display of 4.2 inches. Another 8 inch touch screen unit shall also be offered optionally. This unit comes with integrated navigation. When it comes to available upholstery, 2017 Chevy Colorado provides leatherette, leather trimmed seats and cloth along with front heaters as standard on top grades. A Wi-Fi connection of 4G LTE is also offered across board. However, it is optional for base models. Finally, this compact truck shall be offering excellent safety systems such as lane departure warning and forward collision alert along with other compulsory options.

Introduction of 2017 Chevy Colorado Diesel

Chevy is making plans on fitting this small truck with a 4 cylinder 2.8 liter turbo diesel engine starting right away from year 2016. This engine will be more than capable of surpassing or matching towing figures of V6 engine. On the other hand, it will also offer better fuel economy than 4 cylinder basic petrol engine.

There is no assurance whether it will actually be included in 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 or not. If that is the case, current set of engines will be continued. 3.6 liter engine generating 305 hp and 269 lb ft of torque and 2.5 liter four cylinder engines will continue unchanged. These engines will be paired with six speed auto transmission and six speed manual transmission as an option. Both all wheel and rear wheel drive system will be offered. Depending on drivetrain configuration, the fuel economy is 19/26 mpg or 20/27 mpg.

2017 Chevy Colorado Release and Price

2017 Chevy Colorado is expected to be released by the end of 2016 or start of 2017. Pricing of the base model starts from $20,000 approximately, while most expensive model will be priced at $31,000 at least.

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