Each year, car industries always upgrade their products with something new. However, these days, car industries begin to equip their cars with diesel engine, just like Chevrolet with its Colorado. Chevrolet provides Colorado with powerful diesel engine to upgrade its Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg. Chevrolet Colorado firstly released in 2011 with the similar exterior just like the Trailblazer. The earliest Colorado came with 2.5-liter diesel engine that provides 150 horse power and 350 lb-ft of torque. Besides, Chevrolet gives another diesel engine option with 2.8 liter Duramax that provides 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. Using this powerful Duramax engine, Colorado can provide 23 mpg on average.
2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg
Through years, Chevrolet not only provides Colorado with new model and design but also new engines. Therefore, it can provide great Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg. Chevrolet claims that the 2016 Colorado is the greatest fuel efficient vehicle in the USA. For its 2016 model, Chevrolet provides with 2.8-liter turbo-diesel engine with 6-speed transmission. Through this powerful turbo-diesel, 2016 Colorado delivers 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. For 2016 Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg, it has 20 mpg city, 29 mpg highway, and 23 mpg combined fuel economy for 2WD. However, for the 4WD, it has 19 mpg city, 25 mpg highway, and 21 mpg combined.
Moreover, for energy cons, it delivers 189 kW-hrs/miles city, and 130 kW-hrs/miles for the highway. By using its 21-gallon of fuel tank in 2WD model, Colorado provides estimated highway with the maximum range of 651 miles each tank. This surely will offer freedom for its users to go whenever they want. There is a lot of capability that Colorado offers, including its maximum trailer capacity of 3,490 kg for 2WD model, and 3,440 kg for its 4WDs. Also, Chevy provides 7,700 lbs for the towing capacity. For user’s confidence, Chevrolet equips it with new features, the built-in trailer brake controller, and smart diesel tire braking. Due to its great Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg, you can get its engines for about $3,700.
Unlike with the previous one, the new 2017 Chevy Colorado Diesel Mpg is a little bit different. The releasing of New 2017 Colorado becomes the competition for its rivals like Honda Ridgeline, Toyota Tacoma, and Nissan Frontier. All the 2017 Colorado’s engines are replaced with new DOHC 3.6 liter V-6 and 4-cylinder turbo-diesel engines. Along with 8-speed transmission, this engine can provide 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque. The previous V-6 provided 17 mpg city, 20 mpg combined, and 24 mpg highway. With this new V-6 engine, the EPA fuel economy estimated for 2017 Colorado are 18 mpg city, 25 mpg highway, and 19 mpg combined. For this model, the towing capacity is up to 7,000 lbs.
Seeing from its fuel economy estimated, Duramax 2.8 liter turbo diesel engine is surely the best of all. If you need a car for tough condition, picking your Colorado with Duramax engine is the best choice. It is the best in class and kind of a classy and comfortable truck to go.