Chevrolet Colorado News

2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 first drive video
2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 first drive video

The pickup arms race has given us a 450-horsepower full-size truck already this year. Now, the war is spreading to the small artillery division, and Chevy is bringing heavy metal to bring to the fight. Who wants to get some? The differences between the ZR2 and a standard Colorado are clear. Beyond...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Duramax diesel
2017 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2017 Nissan Frontier: Compare Trucks

Sometimes a head-to-head battle between rival vehicles isn't even a contest. Such is the case with the matchup between the Chevrolet Colorado and Nissan Frontier. We'd expect that. After all, the Frontier is an aging vehicle that saw its last redesign in 2005. The Colorado, on the other hand, is a...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado
2016 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon, Chevrolet Malibu subject of stop-sale order & recall

General Motors has issued a stop-sale and recall of three 2016 models: the Chevrolet Malibu sedan and the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup trucks. The recall is effective across the U.S. and Canada. In a letter to dealers, GM said that the problem with those models involved the airbag...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado
2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon Recalled To Fix Electrical Glitch

General Motors is recalling nearly 3,000 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups from the 2015 model year. According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, some of those vehicles may suffer from an electrical problem that could make them more difficult to steer, increasing the...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel pulling Chevy Corvette
2016 Chevy Colorado: V-6 Or Duramax Diesel?

If you have your mind set on skipping past the full-size Silverado (or F-150 or Ram 1500, for that matter) and heading for the somewhat more manageable 2016 Chevrolet Colorado—or the closely related GMC Canyon—you’ll be facing a dilemma: do you get the V-6 gasoline engine, or the...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel  -  First Drive
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel: First Drive

If you’re one of those guys who’s a little turned off by ever more cumbersome, oversized full-size trucks, the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel, at least at first glance, looks like the sensible truck that puts a stop to the insanity. It’s easy to see why for some people...Read More»

Android Auto in the 2016 Chevrolet Spark
Want Android Auto In Your Next Chevrolet? Get It Via Software Update On 2016 Models

Android Auto first began making headlines in early 2014. Since then, fans of Google's mobile operating system have been patiently waiting for the software to roll out to cars. The bad news is, the wait isn't over for most folks. Chevrolet will be one of the first mass-market auto brands to offer...Read More»

2016 Chevrolet Colorado
2016 Chevrolet Colorado Diesel Priced From At Least $33,705

GM has set pricing and final towing specs for the upcoming turbodiesel-powered 2016 Chevrolet Colorado. The new mid-size diesel will be alone in its segment when it goes on sale later this year. Powered by a 2.8-liter turbodiesel four-cylinder engine, the Colorado will be rated at 181 horsepower...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado
2011-12 Chevrolet Malibu, 2015 Chevrolet Colorado & GMC Canyon Recalled: 522,000 Vehicles Affected

General Motors has issued two large recalls -- one for the 2011-2012 Chevrolet Malibu, the other for 2015 models of the Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickup. According to Auto News, the recalls affect more than 522,000 vehicles, 485,000 of which are registered in the U.S. ALSO SEE: Hyundai...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado
2015 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon Miss Five-Star Safety Ratings

GM’s new mid-size pickups, the 2015 GMC Canyon and 2015 Chevrolet Colorado, offer more available safety features than rival models like the Toyota Tacoma and Nissan Frontier. But do they have above-and-beyond occupant protection? Some results have been released by the federal government, and...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado
2015 Chevrolet Colorado Video Road Test

Until this year, the mid-size pickup market was almost completely stagnant for the better part of a decade. The Ford Ranger died, and the Nissan Frontier and the Toyota Tacoma were hardly updated. Now, GM is shaking things up with a pair of new mid-size trucks--the GMC Canyon and this, the new 2015...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Concept, 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show
Chevrolet Colorado Gets ZR2 Concept With Turbodiesel Power: 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

The Chevrolet Colorado mid-size pickup is new for 2015, and along with its GMC Canyon twin, it's under consideration for the 2015 North American Truck/Utility of the Year award. Now, GM is showing off a new version--an off-road specialist powered by the upcoming turbodiesel engine due in the trucks...Read More»

2015 Acura TLX 3.5 SH-AWD
The 17 Most Important New Cars Of 2015

Each year, a bumper crop of new cars ushers in a new model year. Those new cars can be significant redesigns, or simple facelifts, or more. This year, there's a bigger than usual crop of brand-new cars. Some are vehicles never seen before--vehicles that could make or break some car brands--while...Read More»

2015 Chevrolet Colorado Z71
2015 Chevy Colorado: LA Auto Show Video

The Chevy Colorado will be GM's first mid-size pickup truck, and a companion to the bigger 2014 Chevy Silverado 1500, when it goes on sale next year. Before then, crowds at the 2013 LA Auto Show got their first look at the Colorado, which is set to take on the likes of the Toyota Tacoma and Nissan...Read More»

2012 Chevrolet Colorado
GM Recalls 2010-2012 Chevrolet Colorado, GMC Canyon For Missing Hood Latches

General Motors is recalling certain 2010 through 2012 model year Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups that may lack a secondary hood latch to prevent unexpected hood opening during operation. A notice on the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) website puts the number of...Read More»

2013 Mercedes-Benz SL65 AMG
2013 Mercedes SL65 AMG, Lucky Nissan GT-R, Chevy Colorado: Today's Car News

Today at High Gear Media, OnStar reports on the most helpful drivers in America and Green Car Reports is nominated for an award. Porsche is working on a plug-in hybrid Panamera and we spied the 2013 Land Rover Range Rover. All of this and more in today's car news, right here on The Car Connection...Read More»

Chevy's Colorado concept vehicle. Image: © GM Corp.
Is The Next-Generation Chevy Colorado Two Years Out For The U.S. Market?

Back in October we reported that Chevrolet will be building and selling the next-generation Colorado mid-size pickup truck in the U.S. At that time we had no timeline to go along with the announcement. Today, GM Inside News (GMI) is reporting that the new Colorado is two years out for U.S. buyers...Read More»

Chevy's Colorado concept vehicle. Image: © GM Corp.
Confirmed: Next Generation Chevy Colorado Pickup Is U.S. Bound

If you’re a fan of midsize pickup trucks, we’ve got good news for you: Chevy has announced that the newly redesigned Colorado pickup will be built and sold in the United States. Unlike Ford, who opted not to bring its global Ranger pickup into the U.S., Chevy still feels that...Read More»

2011 Chevrolet Colorado
2011 Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon, GM SUVs: Recall Alert

General Motors has announced the recall of 9,215 model year 2011 Chevrolet Colorado and GMC Canyon pickups to replace a potentially defective automatic transmission adjustment clip. The existing clip, produced in China, may not retain the shift cable in the correct and indicated position, leading...Read More»

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