When it comes to producing powerful vehicles, Chevrolet is most interested, and they have been producing powerful vehicles over the years with outstanding performance. The company is going to launch 2017 Chevy Colorado Z71, which will be another powerful pickup truck. This new Chevy Colorado Z71 will be featuring as a second generation model, and it is getting some tweaks, and its performance will be improved. This Chevy Colorado already has modern tweaks to it so the changes that it will hold will be decent.
Interior Specification and Exterior Body Description of 2017 Chevy Colorado Z71
This interior cabin of Chevy Colorado Z71 2017 is specifically designed to provide comfort regardless of the driving style, the seats are designed to be adjustable by power reclining function. Upholstery in the seats will be done with high-quality leather. A 4G WI-Fi router has been included, maximum accommodation can be up to 5 people. The LCD touchscreen display will be changed, and it is going to be replaced by a new one. For connectivity, there is the option of Bluetooth, USB, and Wi-Fi. The GPS navigation system has been improved, the gauge cluster has been revisited. An improved climate control system will be featured.
Necessary upgrades will be seen in the outer body of 2017 Chevy Colorado Z71. There are options of its exterior body color like bright yellow, red, green, etc. This new Chevy Colorado will retain the same older body structure and design language. The total weight of this pickup truck will be reduced by 900 pounds, the grille will feature some redesign. The bumper and side skirts will also be revisited, fog lights will be improved in its functionality.
2017 Chevy Colorado Z71 – Engine Variants and Performance
A 2.8 liter Duramax turbo diesel engine will be used in this new 2017 Chevy Colorado Z71. This engine has the capacity to produce 200 horsepower and 325 pound-feet of torque. There is also an option of another engine, and this will be a 2.5 liter EcoTec engine. This 2.5 liter Ecotec engine will be able to produce 184 pound-feet of torque and 193 horsepower. If these engine options are not enough then a 3.6 liter DOHC V6 engine might be considered as another engine option. This 3.6 liter DOHC V6 engine will be cranking out 302 horsepower and 270 pound-feet of peak torque. Regardless of these different engine options, a six-speed automatic transmission system or a five-speed transmission system will be used. Its mileage will be 30 miles per gallon on the highway and 21 miles per gallon in city drive. The engine will also be combined with a rear limited slip differential. The towing capacity of this new Chevy Colorado Z71 will be 7,700 pounds. Its top speed will be 99 miles per hour while it can reach 60 miles per hour from 0 in 10.2 seconds.
2017 Chevy Colorado Z71 – Competitors, Price and Release Date
Its main rivals are Nissan Frontier and Toyota Tacoma. The starting price of the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 will be $31,000, and its cost will rise for higher version models. This 2017 Chevy Colorado Z71 should be available by this year.