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2012 Chevrolet Colorado

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EPA Fuel Economy:
City: 14 – 18   Highway: 19 – 25
Available Engines:
242-hp, 3.7-liter I-5 (regular gas)
185-hp, 2.9-liter I-4 (regular gas)
300-hp, 5.3-liter V-8 (flexible; E85)
Available Transmissions: 5-speed manual w/OD
4-speed automatic w/OD

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Choice of three cabs
Four-cylinder, five-cylinder or V-8 engine
Manual or automatic
RWD or 4WD
Standard side curtain airbags
Wide range of engine, trim choices
ZQ8 setup offers sports car-style handling
Three final-drive ratios available for V-8 engine
Available automatic mechanical locking rear differential
Exhaust note on five-cylinder engine
V-8 only available with four-speed automatic
Low-grade interior plastics

Vehicle Summary

The Colorado is Chevrolet's entrant in the compact pickup truck segment, and it's related to the GMC Canyon. Available in a choice of three cab styles with seating for up to six people, the Colorado offers four-cylinder, five-cylinder or V-8 power. For businesses and contractors looking for a customized, small work truck, the Colorado can be ordered in a chassis cab configuration that can be upfitted with panel van-style or "midbox" storage solutions. Competitors include the Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma.

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