2015 Chevrolet Colorado Will Lead Midsize Pickup Segment in Four-Cylinder Fuel Economy and Payload

2015 Colorado

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado available at Crotty Chevrolet Buick, will offer segment-leading highway fuel efficiency for four-cylinder midsize pickup trucks, according to EPA fuel economy estimates. No competitor in the segment offers more payload capacity than the Colorado.

The all-new midsize truck, powered by the 2.5L four-cylinder engine with 2WD and available 6-speed automatic transmission, will have an EPA-estimated 20 mpg city and 27 mpg highway, for a combined 22 mpg rating overall.

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado is outfitted with 4WD will have EPA-estimated 19 city mpg and 25 mpg highway for a combined 21 mpg, giving Colorado segment-leading highway fuel efficiency and segment-leading power for a four-cylinder models with automatic transmissions. With the 3.6L V-6 engine, payload rating for the Colorado is 1,590 pounds.

“Offering segment-leading four-cylinder fuel economy is yet another item to add to the Chevrolet Colorado’s long list of segment leads,” said Tony Johnson, Colorado marketing manager. “It shows once again how the midsize segment can benefit from a fresh competitor offering the latest technologies.”

2015 Chevrolet Colorado fuel economy 

Engine Transmission Drive EPA Fuel Economy Estimates
City Combined Highway
200-hp 2.5L I-4 with direct fuel injection and continuously variable valve timing 6-speed automatic 2wd 20 22 27
4×4 19 21 25
6-speed manual 2wd 19 22 26

 “The fuel economy is just one of the many features that make the Colorado desirable by Corry, Warren and Titusville-area drivers,” said Robert Crotty of Crotty Chevrolet Buick. “The 2015 Colorado gives capability, strength and confidence that come with owning one of the larger models.”

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado began shipping to dealers last week. For the 2016 model year, Colorado will add a 2.8-liter Duramax turbodiesel to the engine lineup. Technical details and EPA fuel economy estimates will be available closer to launch.

With the introduction of Colorado, Chevrolet will offer customers more pickup choices than any other brand, including midsize, full-size light duty and heavy-duty pickups.


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