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Here's how the 2012 Chevrolet Captiva Sport, 2012 Chevrolet Colorado, 2012 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and the 2012 GMC Canyon measure up.
FWD 4dr LS w/1LS
$23,435
Starting MSRP
2WD Reg Cab Work Truck
$17,475
Starting MSRP
2WD Reg Cab 119.0" Work Truck
$22,195
Starting MSRP
2WD Reg Cab Work Truck
$17,490
Starting MSRP

Overview

Door
4-door 2-door 2-door 2-door
Seats
5 3 3 3
Engine

182.0-hp, 2.4-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

185.0-hp, 2.9-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

242.0-hp, 3.7-liter, 5 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

302.0-hp, 4.8-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

195.0-hp, 4.3-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

315.0-hp, 5.3-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine(Flex Fuel Capability)

185.0-hp, 2.9-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

242.0-hp, 3.7-liter, 5 Cylinder Engine(Gasoline Fuel)

Combined MPG
23 21 17 21
Size
180.1" length, 67.0" height 192.4" length, 67.6" height 205.6" length, 73.6" height 192.4" length, 65.2" height
Drivetrain
Front Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive

Exterior color

Exterior color

Interior color

Interior color

Black

Ebony

Medium Pewter

Dark Titanium

Ebony

Transmissions

Transmissions

6-Speed A/T

A/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

6-Speed A/T

Transmission Overdrive Switch

A/T

4-Speed A/T

M/T

A/T

5-Speed M/T

4-Speed A/T

Vehicle

EPA Classification
FWD Sport Utility - - -

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Size
Compact in Compact in 17 x -TBD- in Compact in
Front Wheel Size
17 x 7.0 in 16 x 6 in 17 x 7.5 in 16 x 6 in
Spare Wheel Material
Steel Steel Steel Steel
Front Wheel Material
Aluminum Steel Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size
17 x 7.0 in 16 x 6 in 17 x 7.5 in 16 x 6 in

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
N/A 125 145 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
N/A 590 600 590

Engine

SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM
182 @ 6700 185 @ 5600 195 @ 4600 185 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM
172 @ 4900 190 @ 2800 260 @ 2800 190 @ 2800
Displacement
2.4L/145 2.9L/177 4.3L/262 2.9L/177
Engine Type
Gas I4 Gas 4-Cyl Gas V6 Gas I4
Engine Oil Cooler
- N/A N/A N/A

Mileage

Cruising Range - City
384.00 mi 342.00 mi 390.00 mi 342.00 mi
Cruising Range - Hwy
537.60 mi 475.00 mi 520.00 mi 475.00 mi
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 MPG 18 MPG 15 MPG 18 MPG
Fuel Economy Est-Combined
23 MPG 21 MPG 17 MPG 21 MPG
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
28 MPG 25 MPG 20 MPG 25 MPG
EPA MPG Equivalent - Combined
N/A - - -
EPA MPG Equivalent - City
N/A - - -
EPA MPG Equivalent - Hwy
N/A - - -

Suspension

Suspension Type - Rear
- 2-Stage Multi-Leaf 2-stage multi-leaf 2-Stage Multi-Leaf
Axle Type - Rear
- Semi-Floating Semi-Floating Semi-Floating
Axle Type - Front
- Independent Independent Independent
Suspension Type - Front
- Coil Springs Independent Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs - - -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.)
w/Coil Springs - - -
Suspension Type - Front
Strut-Type - - -
Suspension Type - Rear
Trailing Arm - - -

Frame

Frame Type
- Ladder Hydroformed Ladder

Brakes

Brake Type
Pwr Pwr Pwr Pwr
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes N/A N/A N/A
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.9 x 0.8 in N/A N/A N/A
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes Yes Yes Yes
Drum - Rear (Yes or )
N/A Yes Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
11.7 x 1.1 in 11.2 x 1.6 in 12.99 x 1.18 in 11.2 x 1.6 in
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel

Fuel Tank

Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
19.2 gal 19 gal 26 gal 19 gal

Steering

Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall
N/A N/A N/A N/A
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall
17.2 N/A N/A N/A
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
40.0 ft 39.4 ft 39.7 ft 39.4 ft
Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion Pwr Pwr Pwr
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering)
2.7 - - -

Tires

Front Tire Size
P235/60R17 P215/70R16 P245/70R17 P215/70R16
Rear Tire Size
P235/60R17 P215/70R16 P245/70R17 P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size
Compact Compact P245/70R17 Compact

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
225 lbs 360 lbs 720 lbs 360 lbs
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2400 lbs 4800 lbs 2400 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
- N/A N/A N/A
Maximum Trailering Capacity
1500 lbs N/A 9100 lbs N/A
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
150 lbs 240 lbs 480 lbs 240 lbs
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
1500 lbs 2400 lbs 4800 lbs 2400 lbs
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
- N/A N/A N/A

Weight Information

Gross Axle Weight Rating
- 5529.00 lbs 6950.00 lbs 5529.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Rear
N/A 1478 lbs 1784 lbs 1478 lbs
Maximum Payload Capacity
N/A 1484.00 lbs 1940.00 lbs 1484.00 lbs
Option Weight - Rear
- 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs
Option Weight - Front
- 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs
As Spec'd Payload
- 1446.00 lbs 1942.00 lbs 1448.00 lbs
Curb Weight - Front
N/A 1888 lbs 2676 lbs 1888 lbs
Base Curb Weight
3760 lbs N/A N/A N/A
As Spec'd Curb Weight
- 3404.00 lbs 4458.00 lbs 3402.00 lbs
Total Option Weight
0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs 0.00 lbs
Curb Weight
N/A 3366.00 lbs 4460.00 lbs 3366.00 lbs
Gross Combined Wt Rating
- 6000 lbs N/A 7000 lbs
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating
- 4850.00 lbs 6400.00 lbs 4850.00 lbs

Dimensions

Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear
- N/A 61.5 in N/A
Front Shoulder Room
56.0 in 57.1 in 65.2 in 57.1 in
Wheelbase
106.6 in 111.3 in 119.0 in 111.3 in
Cargo Box Length @ Floor
- 72.8 in 78.7 in 72.8 in
Front Leg Room
40.7 in 44.0 in 41.3 in 44.0 in
Length, Overall
180.1 in N/A N/A N/A
Second Shoulder Room
55.9 in N/A N/A N/A
Cab to End of Frame
- N/A N/A N/A
Tailgate Width
- 52.4 in 61.5 in 52.4 in
Ground Clearance, Front
- 7.7 in 7.7 in 7.7 in
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
- N/A N/A N/A
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume
- N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
N/A 42.6 in 50.6 in 42.6 in
Cargo Box (Area) Height
N/A 18.6 in 21.0 in 18.6 in
Overhang, Front
- 33.9 in 39.4 in 33.9 in
Height, Overall
67.0 in 64.9 in 73.6 in 65.2 in
Ground to Top of Load Floor
- 33.0 in 34.7 in 33.0 in
Cargo Box Width @ Floor
- 57.2 in 62.4 in 57.2 in
Front Hip Room
52.6 in 53.3 in 62.5 in 53.3 in
Width, Max w/o mirrors
72.8 in 67.6 in 79.9 in 67.6 in
Second Head Room
39.3 in N/A N/A N/A
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
- N/A 47.2 in N/A
Second Hip Room
52.9 in N/A N/A N/A
Cargo Volume
- 44.0 ft³ 60.7 ft³ 44.0 ft³
Second Leg Room
36.9 in N/A N/A N/A
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper
- 192.4 in 205.6 in 192.4 in
Front Head Room
40.2 in 39.3 in 41.5 in 39.6 in
Ground Clearance, Rear
- 7.7 in 13.4 in 7.7 in
Passenger Capacity
5 3 3 3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3
N/A - - -
Rear Door Opening Height
N/A - - -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline
N/A - - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3
N/A - - -
Liftover Height
N/A - - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
N/A - - -
Track Width, Front
61.4 in - - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 1
56.4 ft³ - - -
Min Ground Clearance
7.8 in - - -
Rear Door Opening Width
N/A - - -
Passenger Volume
97.7 ft³ - - -
Cargo Volume to Seat 2
29.2 ft³ - - -
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2
N/A - - -
Track Width, Rear
61.8 in - - -

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