2020 Chevy Silverado vs 2020 Chevy Colorado

2020 Chevy Silverado vs 2020 Chevy Colorado

2020 Chevy Silverado vs 2020 Chevy Colorado

If you’re on the hunt for a Chevy truck that will do all your heavy lifting, the Silverado and the Colorado are both tough enough for any job. These two trucks pack heavy performance and towing capabilities. One model is not necessarily better than the other, they differ in certain respects so it depends on your needs and preferences. The biggest difference between the two is their size. The Chevy Colorado is a midsize truck, while the Chevy Silverado is a full-size pickup truck. If you’re looking for a bold pickup that has tons of power, the Silverado may be the one as it has that plus nearly 15 inches additional length.


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Both the Colorado and Silverado are excellent trucks that provide class-leading towing capabilities. The maximum towing capacity for the Chevy Colorado is 7,700 pounds, with a maximum payload capacity of 1,578 pounds. The larger 2020 Silverado 1500 boasts a maximum towing capacity of 13,400 pounds (up from 12,200 pounds in 2019) with a maximum payload capacity of 2,250 pounds with plenty of space in the truck bed, too.


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The base engine for the 2020 Chevy Colorado is a 2.5L 4-cylinder that generates 200 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque, paired with a standard six-speed automatic transmission. The base engine for the 2020 Silverado 1500 is a 4.3L V6 that generates 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque, paired with a six-speed automatic transmission. The Chevy Colorado has less power but better fuel economy. The two gas-powered options are the 200-hp 2.5L I4 engine and the 308-hp 3.6L V6 engine, generating 26 and 25 mpg on the highway respectively. Additionally, you can opt for the 2.8L turbo-diesel engine for up to 30 mpg on the highway. The Chevy Silverado 1500 is the powerhouse with three different powertrain options. Choose from the 285-hp 4.3L V6 engine, a 255-hp 5.3L V8 engine, or the incredible 420-hp 6.2L V8 engine. However, fuel economy tops out at 24 mpg on the highway for the V6.


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The Colorado and Silverado 1500 are each equipped with a desirable standard suite of features that includes Chevrolet Infotainment 3 (with 7-inch touchscreen) and Apple CarPlay/Android Auto. Drivers who need dependable Wi-Fi on-the-go will find 4G LTE Wi-Fi available on both as well. However, there are a few key differences in standard features. Chevy Colorado Base sports a 4-way power driver’s seat, front bucket seating, and a front center console. The Chevy Silverado 1500 WT lives up to the “Work Truck” in its name, geared for getting the job done with a 12-volt auxiliary front power outlet and a 40/20/40 split-bench front seat.


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Mid-size trucks like the Chevy Colorado are becoming more popular as they have more manageable proportions and inherent pickup utility, as not every driver needs a huge pickup truck. Both the Colorado and Silverado have their advantages, it depends on what your needs and lifestyle is when deciding between the two. Call or visit us at Chevy of Homewood to learn more about these great new trucks for 2020 and how you can finance or lease one of them today!


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