Manufactured by the American automobile maker Chevrolet, the Chevy Colorado has been competing in the compact size pickup trucks segments since 2004. The much anticipated release of the Chevy Colorado Diesel 2016 has created quite a stir in the market. Not only has the truck won the famous Motor Trend Truck of the Year award for 2015 and 2016, it also promises to offer the winning combination of efficiency, power and torque.
Evolving from the first generation Colorado, Chevy’s brainchild is set to give a close competition to the current reigning champion- Toyota Tacoma. Let’s take a review to see what the introduction of this truck spells for Chevy loyalists.
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel release date
Company sources confirm that 2016 Colorado Diesel will be available at dealerships by this fall.
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel price
The pickup truck will be priced competitively in the market. One of the advantages of owning the new Chevy Colorady Diesel truck is that it offers utility at a lower price as compared to large size pickup trucks. The base trim of 2016 Colorado is set to begin at the price level of $20,995.
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel colors
The pickup will be available in a range of exciting colors chosen carefully for the users. Here is the list of anticipated exterior shades:
- Summit White
- Tangier Orange
- Wheatland Yellow
- Woodland Green
- Doeskin Tan
- Inferno Orange
- Laser Blue
- Cyber Gray
- Rainforest Green
- Red Hot
- Red Rock
- Silver Ice
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel review
With power, efficiency, utility and capability, the Chevy Colorado Diesel delivers bang for your buck. Unlike large size pickup trucks available in the market, the Colorado Diesel has the advantage of a lower price tag. The exclusive diesel engine ups the performance level of the new generation truck. Designed to perform in the roughest of conditions and provide incredible utility, Colorado 2016 comes with features such as bed divider and two tier loading.
The truck comes loaded with advanced features that make it a secure drive on the highways. Features such as rear vision camera, lane departure warning and forward collision offer you the much needed peace of mind while driving.
Keeping in mind new age drivers, the truck is also high on entertainment and comes with the following exciting technologies:
- 8 inch touch screen radio
- Apple CarPlay
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel specs
The 2016 Chevy Colorado comes with an updated power train. With an option to choose between 2.5 liter I-4, 3.6 liter V6 and the exclusive Duramax 2.8 liter turbo diesel engine choices, versatility in performance is guaranteed.
Here is short glimpse of some of the important specs of the mid size pickup truck:
- EPA- 17 mpg highway and 24 mpg city
- 0 to 60- 7.6 seconds
- Horse Power- 305
- Top speed- 99 mph