Chevrolet has disclosed quite a few improvement plans for Colorado which is supposed to be implemented in 2016 model. The 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel would be completely diesel powered and it would also come with striking new features which are supposed to boost its sale in the global market.
The 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Duramax
American manufacturers Chevrolet produce some of the most resilient and high powered cars currently in the American market. Colorado is a classic pickup car which is suitable for different types of terrain and completely whether resilient. 2016 version will have much more advanced features and powerful engine under its hood. One of the most anticipated features would be Duramax engine. Even though it would not be included in the base model but some higher models are suppose to have it.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Design
Exterior of 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel sports a classic rough and tough look. 2016 version would be more soothing to your eyes than previous versions. Initially it would come in two main body styles, i.e. the extended cab and crew cab. In the base WT (Work Truck) version there would be an option available for removal of rear seats. It would increase storage space if required. It would serve as a good pickup truck which would work fine on difficult roads.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Concept
More details on 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel is yet to be released by the company. LT and Z71 models are also available. Z71 models will come with well equipped 17 inch alloy wheels. Most probably it would be set on a GMT 700 platform. A primary characteristic of this platform is the hydro formed frame. It would be equipped with coil springs in front and leaf springs in rear.
Most of the models would also get several improvements than previous versions including standard corner steps, a two tire loading system and also 13 tie-down locations. There are also some optional features which include a Chevrolet’s nifty EZ lift, a spray in bed liner. The tailgate can be made lower if required in 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel.
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: Engine
Primary focus of Chevrolet for Colorado has always been performance. The base model of 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel is supposed to go into market with two engine options i.e. a 2.5-litre four-cylinder and another 3.6-litre V6. Approximate power generation for the first engine would be 193 hp and for V6 it would be 302 hp. First engine would give an approximate torque of about 184 lb-ft and for second one it would be nearly 270 lb-ft.
An additional engine option would be launched for 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel. That is the 2.8-litre Duramax four cylinder diesel engine. It would be a lot more economic and meets all Eco-friendly standards. It also promises to deliver a power of around 200 hp and nearly 368 lb-ft of torque. Final price is yet to be decided but there would be much increase in the price from previous version. It would be well within affordable range.