2015 Chevy Colorado – Review and Engine

Finally, the new 2015 Chevy Colorado is available. The small truck market has been somewhat stagnant in recent years. There are only 2 significant exceptions to this trend, The Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma have been able to sale despite the slowdown in small and mid size truck market.

There is a change expected though to this trend with much anticipated Chevrolet Colorado, which should boost the sales in the small and midsize truck segment along with Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma. With its design, power and fuel efficiency, 2015 Chevy Colorado should completely reinvent the mid size truck market.

2015 Chevy Colorado rear view

Design and Interiors

The 2015 Chevy Colorado will be significantly different than its older models with new looking fog lamp surrounds, new grille and a reshaped headlamp. The interiors of the truck has also been completely redone. The dashboard and the instrument panel looks all new and the touch screen of the car will sport a new communication feature called MyLink. It will be easy to remain connected with the outside world in Colorado 2015. MyLink connects your Smartphone through Bluetooth or USB. You can hear all your incoming text messages. You can also send preset text messages. You can also place a call or listen to your favorite radio station. MyLink connects you with all your gadgets with your touch or voice command.
2015 Chevy Colorado inteiror
The truck has a huge center console, which provides ample space for all your gadgets and cords. This feature will help you keep your phone and all your gadgets within your reach all the time while you are driving.

You can have a quieter ride in Colorado with inlaid, triple sealed doors with thick windshields and glasses. This makes sure that there is no noise coming inside. This make your ride a pleasure.

2015 Chevy Colorado

Under the Hood

Colorado is expected to provide you unprecedented power and towing. It will have 2 engines, 2.5L I-4 and 3.6L V6. The truck will also be available in the 2.8L Duramax Turbo-diesel later on. This is a unique feature of this truck as none of the other competitors in North America are offering the turbo-diesel engine in the mid size truck segment. The towing power of Colorado will be 6700 lbs when fully equipped. The truck will have a 6 speed automatic transmission.
2015 Chevy Colorado side view

Fuel Consumption

Chevy as paid a lot of attention on reducing the fuel consumption. Technologies called Direct injection and Variable valve timing will be employed for optimized fuel consumption. The all new diesel engine is expected to save fuel.

2015 Chevy Colorado 2

2015 Chevy Colorado Price

There has been no announcements from Chevy about the price tag on Colorado but it is expected to be between $20000 for the basic model and $ 35000 for the top model. The much anticipated truck should go to sell in September 2015.

 

 

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