Chevrolet Malaysia (Naza Quest) has announced that the new Colorado pick up is available for bookings. The new Chevrolet Colorado, into its second-generation, is the facelifted version of Chevy’s most recognizable pick up.
Staying true to its tagline ‘More Than Just A Truck’, Chevy’s 4-door truck projects tough and capable features, built for those who seek adventure and adrenaline challenges. With more-than-adequate engine performance, handling and serious off-road capability, the new Colorado indeed is ready to conquer every terrain with you whilst maintaining its refined design of tough yet sophisticated appearance making it an ideal truck for work and play.
The Colorado will go on sale with two engines to choose from and in five different variants exclusively for the Malaysian market. Color schemes ranges from Summit White, Black Meet Kettle, Switchblade Silver also with two new color addition including the striking Pull Me Over Red and the more subtle Blue Mountain.
In looks, the updated Colorado appears to have more refined angular lines and proportions. The most obvious exterior enhancement is the LED Daytime Running Auto Headlights with Follow Me Home. The side and rear remain rather similar to the current Chevy Colorado semblance.
The new Colorado comes in 3 different engine variants: 2.5L Duramax Turbo-diesel Fix Geometry Turbocharger (FGT), 2.8L
Duramax Turbo-diesel Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT) and the new 2.5 Duramax Turbo-diesel Variable Geometry Turbocharger (VGT). Depending on the variants, the new Colorado gets both automatic and manual 6-speed transmission which has been tuned to offer better performance, improved fuel economy and lower emissions. The upgraded 2.5L Duramax fourcylinder turbo-diesel FGT produces 120kW (163hp) of power and 380Nm of torque, while the higher specs of 2.5L & 2.8L Duramax four-cylinder turbo-diesel VGT produces 132kW (180hp)/440Nm and 147kW (193hp)/500Nm each, making the Colorado most powerful in its segment.
Beyond performance, the new Chevrolet Colorado offers convenience and advantages making driving and travelling a pleasurable experience. The Remote Engine Start function is available to the Colorado and is the first pickup truck in its segment to have this feature. In addition, the Chevy Colorado is packed with these features: Electric Power Steering (EPS), Comfort Closing Windows, Front and Rear Park Assist with eight points ultrasonic sensors, built-in rear vision camera and audio sensor. To stay current with smart device connectivity, the new Colorado has Carplay or Android Auto app which is operable via the available touchscreen.
For safety and driver assist, the new Chevy Colorado is fitted with Lane Departure Warning (LDW), Forward Collision Alert (FCA). Tyre Pressure Monitoring System (TPMS), and plenty more.
The new Chevrolet Colorado has a starting price of RM 95,000 not inclusive of road tax and insurance. The package includes 5 Years/200,000km manufacturer warranty. The first 100 early bird bookings are entitled to receive COMPLIMENTARY 3 Years’ worth of parts and labor services.