2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Specs, Price

The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel is where power meets style. Colorado is also one of the best-selling pickup trucks of Chevrolet as it combines powerful performance with ingenious technology and versatility.

Chevrolet Colorado excels in performing as a serious work truck as well as an off-road adventurer. The company itself claims that Colorado is the most capable mid-size pickup truck. The new generation Colorado has been presented with several improvements. This also suggests that the next generation Chevy pickup trucks have a great future ahead.

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2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel – Exterior Body Changes and Interior Cabin Design

The exterior body of 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel is a result of ruggedness and modernism. As compared to the previous model, 2017 Chevrolet Colorado has received some subtle upscale refinements.

The hood has received some aggressive scoops that contribute a muscular profile. Some of the exterior colors include Silver Ice Metallic, Summit White, Laser Blue Metallic, Graphite Metallic, Cyber Gray Metallic, Brownstone Metallic and Black.

Interior cabin is indeed very welcoming as top notch features ensure utmost comfort. Buyers can opt for features like 7-speaker Bose® audio and All-weather floor liners at an additional cost in the base model. Cloth upholstery comes as standard on the base model and leather as optional.

The interior cabin is also much quieter as the doors have triple-sealing, side glasses and windshield are thick. Chevrolet has also said that this Chevrolet Colorado Diesel 2017 has the quietest interior cabin in the midsize truck segment.

Technology wise, an 8-inch diagonal touchscreen display has been used which integrates Chevrolet MyLink. Also, 4G LTE connectivity is used which ensures a pinpoint navigation.

Trims and Body Styles:

Chevrolet has presented 4 trim levels in 2017 Colorado. They are Z71, LT, WT and Base. There are 3 body configurations of this pickup truck to choose from, they include:

  • Crew Cab, Long Box.
  • Crew Cab, Short Box.
  • Extended Cab, Long Box.


Chevrolet is most concerned when it comes to safety; this is why all Chevy vehicles integrate modern safety features. To name some, features like Traction Control, Tire Pressure Monitoring System, Teen Driver Mode, Stability Control System, Rear Vision Camera, Forward Collision Alert and Lane Departure Warning have been incorporated.

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2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel – Powerful Engine and Performance

The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel uses a 2.8-litre Duramax® Turbo-Diesel Inline 4 powertrain. The output figures achieved are 369 lb-ft of torque at 2,000 RPM and 181 hp at 3,400 RPM. This engine also incorporates dual overhead camshafts and has a direct fuel injection for more fuel efficiency. A 6-speed automatic transmission system has been used along. There are options for both 2WD and 4WD.

Packages and Accessories:

Customers have the option of choosing between several packages of 2017 Colorado for an endless personalization. These packages come with an additional price and they are:

  • Chrome Appearance Package
  • A Gearon® Bars Package
  • Gearon® Divider Package
  • Gearon® Utility Rack Package
  • Interior Protection Package

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2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel – Pricing

The base model of 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel starts from $20,055. Pricing goes higher with additional accessories, trims and packages. This pickup truck is now available in dealerships.   


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