2004 Chevrolet Colorado

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18 reviews
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Available Price Range $3,593-$13,225 Trims30 Combined MPG 19-23 Seats 2-6

Our Take on the 2004 Chevrolet Colorado

Our Take

What We Don't Like

  • Ride comfort in city
  • Engine noise
  • Rear-seat passenger space
  • Interior construction details

Notable Features

  • 175- or 220-hp engine
  • Three cab configurations
  • Three suspension choices
  • Optional roof-rail side airbags
  • Available ZR2 and Z71 packages


Our Expert Reviews

Automakers neglected their small pickups for much of the past decade, concentrating on more profitable fullsize trucks and SUVs. But during the 2004-05 model years, four of the five companies that build compact trucks released fully redesigned models. General Motors got the jump on the field last year with the introduction of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon. But during the fall of 2004, D... Read Full Review

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Consumer Reviews

3.6 out of 5

Based on 18 reviews

Impulse buy

by Jay Christopher in San Diego from San Diego, CA on July 4, 2010

Ok so I needed a new vehicle and i wasn't sure what I wanted. While driving threw newport news i spotted my truck. I didn't even test drive it, I got the ZQ8 edition. And for being a complete impulse ... Read Full Review

30 Trims Available

A trim is a style of a vehicle model. Each higher trim has different or upgraded features from the previous trim along with a price increase. Learn more about trims

Trims Explained

When talking about cars, “trims” is a way of differentiating between different versions of the same model. Typically, most start with a no-frills, or “base” trim, and as features are added, or a different engine, drivetrain (gas vs. hybrid, for example) or transmission are included, trim names change and prices go up. It’s important to carefully check the trims of the car you’re interested in to make sure that you’re getting the features you want, or that you’re not overpaying for features you don’t want.


Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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