The all new Colorado was launched for the Malaysian market earlier today by Naza Quest Sdn. Bhd, it comes fully loaded with all the world famous traits derived from Chevrolet’s almost 100 years of knowledge and expertise. And it is poised to reestablish the make’s international stature as the original purveyor of upper tier pick-up trucks.
The all new Chevrolet is more than just a truck; on the road or off the road, the Chevrolet Colorado packs an extra muscle power punch when it comes to high performance, paramount safety and innovatory lifestyle. Without a doubt it’s your ultimate answer for a powerhouse pick-up truck that takes you further while giving you the cool stylish look you can be proud of.
It sports newly redefined aesthetics with a tougher and meaner exterior complimented with interior refinements that oozes premium quality and premium feel all the way. Its cabin brings an all new levels of comfort that until recently were not common in a pick-up. With the all new Colorado’s higher standards of comfort, augmented by its upper tier quality of interior fitments and material, the ‘more than just a truck’ marketing phrase takes on a more a tangible and deeper nuances altogether. Sure enough, as if to reemphasize the premium quality further, the all new Colorado is the first truck in the market to feature Apple’s CarPlay as well as remote engine start function.
The all-new Colorado is offered in 2 variants – either 2.8 liter or 2.5 liter four cylinder turbo diesel Duramax engines, each of them engineered i.e. upgraded for markedly improved performance, better fuel economy and lower emissions. The 2.8 liter Duramax features the variable geometry turbo (VGT) producing 147 kW (193 hp) max power and a mammoth 500 Nm of torque. The smaller 2.5 liter motor also features VGT and is Euro-4 compliant; with outputs given as 132 kW (180 hp) and some 440 Nm of torque.
Accompanying tech upgrades on the new Colorado includes revised body mounts and new engine mounts for better NVH – some 2 to 4 decibels quieter on top of reduced vibration; increased chassis rigidity (better stability), new cabin mounts for reduced movement between cabin and chassis, which in turn improves the driving dynamics. Upgrades to the brakes and suspension (digressive shocks) give the new Chevy pickup superior ride comfort and handling.
Other features newly introduced for the Chevy Colorado premium pickup, includes Advanced safety features: Traction Control, Dual front airbags, Front disc, rear drum brakes, Electronic stability control, Hydraulic power steering, Hill Start Assist (HAS), Panic Brake Assist (PBA), Cornering Brake Control (CBC), Anti-lock Braking System (ABS), Hydraulic Brake Fade Assist (HBFA), Hill Descent Control System (HDCS), and more. In addition to all of the above, the all-new Colorado also feature Lane Departure Warning, Front collision alert, parking assist , just to name a few.
The all-new Chevrolet Colorado selling price starts from RM90, 188. Check out the all-new Colorado up close at Chevrolet showrooms right now!