2005 Chevrolet Colorado

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28 reviews
Available Price Range $4,680-$14,432 Trims30 Combined MPG 19-24 Seats 2-6

Our Take on the 2005 Chevrolet Colorado

Our Take

What We Don't Like

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

Notable Features

  • 175- or 220-hp engine
  • Three cab configurations
  • Three suspension choices
  • Available ZQ8 and Z71 packages
  • Optional roof-rail side-curtain airbags


Our Expert Reviews

You need a truck in this city. You need something with a tough suspension, a hard body and a nasty attitude.It doesn't have to be a big truck. Parking is an expensive hassle here. A compact, short-bed pickup works best in this milieu.Nor does the truck need eight or six cylinders. Five or four will do just fine, especially considering today's gasoline prices.But the truck must have th... Read Full Review

Consumer Reviews

3.9 out of 5

Based on 28 reviews

Would buy another one if given the choice

by Can't beat it used from on January 16, 2010

I have had this truck for about a year and half and have loved it. I went from a full size Chevy truck to this and have never regretted it. I also looked at the Tacoma, Frontier and Dakota. In the end... 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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