Chevrolet Colorado News

  • GM Defense Projects

    Chevy wants to build a stripped-down version of the Colorado ZR2, called the Infantry Squad Vehicle, for the U.S. military.

  • 2021 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Chevy previews updated 2021 Colorado ahead of SEMA show

    The 2021 Chevrolet Colorado's new look is bold, especially in its ZR2 off-road grade.

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
    AEV boosting Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison production to meet unexpected demand

    The hardcore off-roader was a hit for Chevy in 2019 and more are planned for 2020.

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Lingenfelter-tuned Chevy Colorado ZR2 makes 416 supercharged horsepower

    It was only a matter of time until the aftermarket sunk its teeth into the newly burgeoning mid-size pickup truck segment, and one of the first up to take a bite is Lingenfelter. The Michigan-based tuner announced in an exclusive interview with Muscle Cars & Trucks published Wednesday that...

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Review update: The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 can tackle the concrete jungle

    The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 turbodiesel is a tool for both on- and off-road adventures.

  • Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 AEV Bison Tray Bed concept
    2019 Chevy Colorado Bison ZR2 AEV Tray Bed concept is one tough, utilitarian pickup

    The off-road brand AEV removed the bed from a 2019 Colorado pickup and replaced it with a tray bed to create the 2019 Chevy Colorado Bison ZR2 Tray Bed concept.

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison

    Build a high-performance model, especially for a pickup, and the buyers will come. The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison is already sold out for 2019. Chevrolet trucks marketing director, Sandor Piszar, told GM Authority in a Sunday report that all 2,000 units for the 2019 model year are spoken for. Chevrolet spokesman Monte Doran confirmed the report to Motor Authority, and said production for the ZR2 Bison is expected to remain at around 2,000 units for 2020. Customer demand will be monitored and production can be adjusted as necessary. The Colorado ZR2 Bison builds upon the standard ZR2's...

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
    2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison first drive: Heavy hitting in the off-roading sand box

    Ford launched the F-150 SVT Raptor almost a decade ago to thunderous applause. The reasons were fairly apparent. Big truck. Giant wheels. Pro-level suspension. Power. Most people just reveled in the way the overtly in-your-face Raptor tickled the funny bone of our collective truck-loving id; the...

  • Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Race Development Truck with Hall Racing ZR2
    Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 race parts toughen up the off-road truck

    Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 owners now have an arsenal of 15 factory race parts at their disposal. Chevy announced Tuesday it has launched a catalog of race-tested performance parts to enhance the Colorado ZR2's off-road capability. The new parts focus on desert running and more high-speed off-road...

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
    Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison to start at $48,045

    The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison, which adds a host of extra off-road goodies, will start at $48,045 when it goes on sale in January. The price reflects an extended cab model; crew cabs start at $49,645. Prices include a mandatory $995 destination charge. The Colorado ZR2 Bison includes...

  • 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Bison
    2019 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison debuts with extra off-road gear

    Chevrolet on Thursday unveiled another off-road-focused pickup and it wears the Colorado ZR2 Bison name. Previewed by the Colorado ZR2 AEV concept unveiled at the 2017 SEMA show, the Colorado ZR2 Bison starts off as a run-of-the-mill Colorado ZR2, an already credible off-roader, and builds upon...

  • 2018 Holden Colorado SportsCat by HSV
    HSV studying Chevy Colorado-based Ranger Raptor rival

    Australia's HSV is currently studying a tuned version of the Holden Colorado pickup truck, sold here with a Chevrolet badge, to challenge Ford's Ranger Raptor that was unveiled in February. The company rolled out the Colorado SportsCat last December but the vehicle, which benefits from minor...

  • Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Race Development Truck

    Chevrolet brought plenty of goodies to the 2017 SEMA show, including the 2018 Camaro Hot Wheels edition, but it saved two special concepts for last. The brand revealed the Colorado ZR Race Development Truck and the Colorado ZR2 AEV concept as two takes on its most capable off-road pickup. The Colorado ZR2 Race Development Truck boasts numerous upgrades from a standard Colorado ZR2, and Chevy says the truck builds on the production pickup's desert-running capabilities. Notably, the truck includes a long-travel version of the Multimatic DSSV shocks. Chevrolet specifically designed them to...

  • Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 hydrogen fuel-cell electric vehicle
    Riding silently in the US Army's Chevy Colorado ZH2 hydrogen fuel cell truck

    When you're slinking behind enemy lines, the last thing you want is to be detected. For the U.S. Army's Tank Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC), the next step in military vehicle technology marks its location with only a hint of water dripping out of its tailpipe. The...

  • The Chevrolet Colorado pre-runner build is no-holds barred
    This custom Chevy Colorado pre-runner is an exercise in off-road excess

    An off-road racer's pre-runner truck is a tool for making sure that the course to be tackled is first thoroughly investigated. You want your co-driver to know where the bumps, ruts, and other pitfalls are. This way when you're blasting across the desert at 100 mph in the dark of night, you have an...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 First Drive
    5 ways the Chevy Colorado turns into a ZR2

    There are high hopes for the 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2. So high, in fact, that the automaker didn’t mind if we jumped the truck repeatedly over a short-run trophy course. Would you consider doing the same with a bone stock Colorado? Perhaps, but we’d suggest a healthy cache of bumpers...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 First Drive
    2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 first drive review: cast in convenience, forged off road

    There’s no substitute for the right tool. How do I know that? Decades of hammering nails with a meat tenderizer. Don't ask. Off-roading requires the right tool, and Chevy owners have waited a long time for that equipment to show up in their Snap-On chests. Fast-rewind to the 2015 LA auto...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Watch the 2017 Chevy Colorado ZR2 hit the trails

    Chevrolet says the 2017 Colorado ZR2 sits in a "segment of one," with exclusive off-road attributes and mid-size proportions to take it through the toughest, tightest trails. The brand wants to prove those claims with a new video, which shows the Colorado ZR2 taking on Badlands off-road park. With...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 launch photos

    Chevrolet had teased off-road enthusiasts way back in November of 2014 with a potential desert-running Colorado ZR2. Flash forward to May of 2017, and the most off-road capable Chevy pickup is shipping out to customers. The brand announced customers who placed early orders will begin receiving their Colorado ZR2s this May as they're loaded up from the Wentzville, Missouri, where they are assembled. One special truck is part of the first batch. The Red Hot crew cab Colorado ZR2 seen here will soon arrive at Chad Hall's garage of Hall Racing. From there, the Colorado ZR2 will do what it does...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 priced from $40,995

    Chevy has a serious off-road truck in the form of the 2017 Colorado ZR2. It was finally unveiled at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show after being teased and hinted at for two years prior. On Wednesday, Chevy confirmed that pricing for the Colorado ZR2 will start at $40,995, including a $940...

  • VLF X-Series, 2017 Detroit auto show
    VLF turns Chevy Colorado into Hummer H2-esque off-roader

    Believe it or not but this orange monster comes from a company backed by the man who designed cars like the Aston Martin Vantage, BMW Z8 and Fisker Karma. That man, of course, is Henrik Fisker, and this orange SUV is the X-Series from VLF Automotive, the coachbuilder run by Fisker in partnership...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
    Multimatic had to invent the shocks for the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2

    Chevrolet’s Colorado ZR2 promises to be one heck of an off-roader, and one of the main reasons is the truck’s unique shock absorbers. To achieve the desired performance, Multimatic, the company that builds the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT and numerous other race cars, had to invent a...

  • 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2, 2016 Los Angeles auto show
    2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is your mid-size off-road truck

    Gas is cheap and trucks are hot again. The proof is in the success of Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] F-150 Raptor and the introduction of more off-road oriented trucks such as the Tacoma and Tundra TRD Pro. Now Chevrolet's jumping into the ring with the highly anticipated Colorado ZR2. The ZR2...

  • Chevrolet Colorado ZH2 hydrogen fuel-cell vehicle
    Army to test mean-looking Chevy Colorado ZH2 fuel cell pickup

    Hydrogen-powered fuel cell cars may not make much sense yet for Joe Public, but the U.S. Army sees numerous benefits in the technology. It’s now about to embark on an extensive evaluation program, using a radical fuel cell pickup concept developed by General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] as the...

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