The 2020 Chevy Colorado is a pickup truck that offers a wide range of engines, good towing ability, and numerous trim levels. Colorado rides on a unique platform that is slotted somewhere between compact and full-size category. For 2020, new exterior paints are available, and some optional features are now a part of a standard equipment.
If that is not good enough for you, the ZR2 model is a fun-to-drive trim that is perfect for the off-road enthusiasts. Chevrolet released a special Anniversary Edition as the company celebrate 100 years of Chevy’s trucks.
2020 Chevy Colorado exterior appearance and trims
The 2020 Chevy Colorado looks rugged, however, the new model comes with softened lines and curves. An optional CornerStep is now standard so getting into bed is easier, and we recommend an optional EZ Lift and Lower Tailgate features for opening the tailgate singlehandedly. 17-inch wheels are standard while 18-inch wheels are available as an option. The 2020 Colorado is 3.5-inches wider and is 2.0-inch higher.
The ZR2 model adds some serious off-road equipment such as additional skid plates. The special edition package comes with a body-colored grille and bumpers, badging, more chrome materials and 18-inch wheels.
The heated exterior mirrors are in the offer just like new exterior paints such as Kinetic Blue, Centennial Blue, and Satin Steel Metallic.
2020 Chevy Colorado interior is durable
The interior of an all-new 2020 Chevy Colorado is very comfortable and quiet. The cabin is more SUV and less pickup truck as everything inside looks upscale and modern. Rear seats are a little tight but the level of comfort is great. Some premium features such as Android Auto and Apple CarPlay are available as an option which may come as a surprise.
On the other hand, Colorado manages to maintain the trucks ruggedness durable seat upholstery and with plenty of plastic materials.
Standard features are air conditioning, power windows, a 4.2-inch touchscreen, and an audio system with USB ports. Optional amenities such as telescoping steering column, heated steering wheel, heated and cooled front seats are all included.
2020 Chevy Colorado powertrain and transmission
There is three available engine under the hood of a new 202 Chevy Colorado. The base unit is a 2.5-liter four-cylinder engine that is producing 200hp and 191 lb-ft of torque. A more recommendable mill is a 3.6-liter V6 that is rated at 308hp and 275 lb-ft of torque. If you want a diesel engine, than the 2.8-liter Duramax is your choice.
The four-cylinder drivetrain is capable of producing up to 186hp and 369 lb-ft of torque. Only V6 engine comes with an 8-speed automatic transmission, while other two engines will use a 6-speed automatic gearbox.
A 2WD is standard while 4WD is available as an option. Diesel engine offers 30mpg, which is class-leading figures.
2020 Chevy Colorado price, release date and rivals
The price of the upcoming 2020 Chevy Colorado starts at $22,000. A more recommended trim is an LT model that will cost around $29,000. The ZR2 model costs over $42,000. When speaking of rivalry, Colorado’s price is in line with competitors such as Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier.