2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Specs, Release Dates, Prices

Few vehicles have done more to change the market than the Chevrolet Colorado, which proves that there is a real potential left in the midsize-pickup segment. For many buyers, the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado offers interior, cargo and towing capacity they need, while adding good performance and handling, many advanced features and reasonable prices. Chevy has improved the Colorado appeal by adding new variants, including the diesel and the rugged, off-road-oriented ZR2 models. The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 receives a number of minor updates but is welcomed to increase its appeal.

FAST FACT

2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 combines the nimbleness and maneuverability of a midsize pickup with the most off-road technology of any vehicle in its class.10

 

2019 CHEVROLET COLORADO ZR2 STARTING MSRP

$43,495 (incl. DFC)1

 

EPA VEHICLE CLASS

Midsize truck

 

NEW FOR 2019

  • Chevrolet Infotainment 32 systems with 7-inch or 8-inch-diagonal color touchscreens; 8-inch system with navigation3 is available

  • Two USB data ports4, including SD card reader and auxiliary input jack, located on front console ​​ 

  • Two USB charging ports4, located on the rear of the center console

  • Six-way power-adjustable driver’s seat

  • Heated steering wheel

  • Standard Rear Vision Camera5 upgraded to HD view

  • Exterior colors: Crush, Shadow Gray Metallic and Pacific Blue Metallic

2019 CHEVROLET COLORADO ZR2 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Colorado ZR2 delivers exceptional performance in a variety of scenarios, from technical rock crawling and tight two-track trails to high-speed desert running and daily driving

  • Offered with standard 3.6L V-6 and available 2.8L turbo-diesel

  • Front and rear track widths widened 3.5 inches over a standard Colorado

  • Suspension lifted 2 inches higher than a standard Colorado

  • Class-exclusive front and rear electronic locking differentials

  • Segment-first off-road application of Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions Spool Valve (DSSVTM) damper technology

  • Exclusive cast iron control arms for exceptional strength

  • Functional rock sliders offer better performance over rocks and obstacles, and the front and rear bumpers have been modified for better off-road clearance.

  • The front bumper has tapered ends to increase tire clearance when approaching obstacles. The bumper also integrates a thick, aluminum skid plate protecting the radiator and engine oil pan. The transfer case is protected by an additional shield

  • A more aggressive grille and hood (with a black insert) complements additional visual cues

  • Exclusive 17 x 8-inch aluminum wheels with 31-inch Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac off-road tires

  • Modified rear axle with a 3.42 ratio

  • Available, dealer-installed, bed-mounted spare tire carrier

  • Available full-length black vinyl floor (no additional cost — standard interior features leather seats and carpet)

  • Standard trailering package and integrated trailer brake controller

  • Active Tow, which helps reversing driver align the vehicle with a trailer

  • Heated outside mirrors

  • Standard remote keyless entry

  • Standard remote vehicle start

  • Rear-seat under-seat storage is standard on extended cab models

  • Folding rear bench seat is standard on crew cab models

  • Heated front seats

  • Teen Driver

  • 4G LTE Wi-Fi® Hotspot (includes 3GB/one-month data trial)6

  • Wireless charging7

SAFETY FEATURES

  • Six standard air bags, including frontal air bags, head-curtain side air bags for outboard passengers in all rows and seat-mounted side air bags for the driver and front outboard passenger8

  • Standard StabiliTrak electronic stability control with rollover mitigation technology, trailer sway control and hill-start assist

  • HD Rear Vision Camera5 is standard

 

 

1MSRP. Includes destination charge, but excludes tax, title, license and dealer fees. Optional equipment is extra.

2Chevrolet Infotainment System functionality varies by model. Full functionality requires compatible Bluetooth and smartphone, and USB connectivity for some devices.

3Map coverage available in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada.

4Not compatible with all devices.

5Safety or driver assistance features are no substitute for the driver's responsibility to operate the vehicle in a safe manner. The driver should remain attentive to traffic, surroundings and road conditions at all times. Visibility, weather, and road conditions may affect feature performance. Read the vehicle's owner's manual for more important feature limitations and information.

6Service varies with conditions and location. Requires active service and paid AT&T data plan. Visit onstar.com for details and limitations.

7The system wirelessly charges one PMA- or Qi-compatible mobile device. Some phones have built-in wireless charging technology and others require a special adaptor/back cover. To check for phone or other device compatibility, see my.chevrolet.com/learn or consult your carrier.

8Always use seat belts and child restraints. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate child restraint. See your vehicle Owner’s Manual for more information.

92WD diesel models. 4x4 diesel models except ZR2 have 7600 lbs. of towing capability. ZR2 diesel models have 5000 lbs. of towing capability.

10Based on segment-exclusive features.

 

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2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Specifications

 

EPA-EST. FUEL ECONOMY  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​ 

City

16 mpg (3.6L)

19 mpg (2.8L diesel)

Highway

18 mpg (3.6L)

22 mpg (2.8L diesel)

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FUEL TANK CAPACITY  ​​ ​​​​  ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​ ​​​​    ​​ ​​​​ 

21 gal.

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ENGINES

Type:

3.6L DOHC V-6 with Direct Injection

Bore & stroke (in / mm):

3.7 x 3.37 / 94 x 85.6

Block material:

Cast aluminum

Cylinder head material:

Cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

Dual-overhead camshafts with four valves per cylinder; continuously variable valve timing

Fuel delivery:

High-pressure direct fuel injection with electronic throttle control

Horsepower

(hp / kW @ rpm):

308 / 230 @ 6800 (SAE certified)

Torque

(lb.-ft. / Nm @ rpm):

275 / 373 @ 4000 (SAE certified)

 

Type:

2.8L I-4 Turbo-Diesel

Bore & stroke (in / mm):

3.7 x 3.94 / 94 x 100

Block material:

Grey cast iron

Cylinder head material:

Cast aluminum

Valvetrain:

Dual-overhead camshafts with four valves per cylinder

Fuel delivery:

Common rail direct fuel injection

Horsepower

(hp / kW @ rpm):

186 / 135 @ 3400 (SAE certified)

Torque

(lb.-ft. / Nm @ rpm):

369 / 500 @ 2000 (SAE certified)

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TRANSMISSION & AXLE

Type:

Hydra-Matic 6L50 six-speed automatic (2.8L) or Hydra-Matic 8L45 eight-speed automatic (3.6L)

Final Drive Ratio:

3.42 (2.8L and 3.6L)

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CHASSIS & SUSPENSION

Front Suspension:

Independent coil-over-shock with Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions Spool Valve (DSSVTM) dampers, locking differential

Rear Suspension:

Solid axle with semi-elliptic, two-stage multi-leaf springs; with Multimatic Dynamic Suspensions Spool Valve (DSSVTM) dampers, locking differential

Steering Type:

Electric power-assisted rack-and-pinion

Brake Type:

Power-assisted four-wheel disc brakes with Duralife™ long-life rotors; standard ABS, hill-descent control

Brake Rotor Size (in / mm):

12.20 / 310 (front)

12.75 / 324 (rear)

Wheel Size:

17 x 8-inch aluminum

Tire Size:

P265/65R17

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EXTERIOR DIMENSIONS

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Extended Cab

(6’2” box)

Crew Cab

(5’2” box)

Wheelbase

(in. / mm):

128.5 / 3264

128.5 / 3264

Overall Length

(in. / mm):

212.4 / 5395

212.4 / 5395

Overall Width

(in. / mm):

76.7 / 1978

76.7 / 1978

Overall Height

(in. / mm):

72.2 / 1834

72.2 / 1834

Front track (in. / mm):

65.9 / 1674

65.9 / 1674

Rear track (in. / mm):

65.9 / 1674

65.9 / 1674

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INTERIOR DIMENSIONS

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Extended Cab

(6’2” box)

Crew Cab

(5’2” box)

Headroom

(in. / mm):

41.4 / 1052 (front)

36.7 / 932 (rear)

41.4 / 1052 (front)

38.3 / 972 (rear)

Legroom

(in. / mm):

45 / 1143 (front)

28.6 / 727 (rear)

45 / 1143 (front)

35.8 / 910 (rear)

Shoulder room

(in. / mm):

57.5 / 1460 (front)

57.3 / 1455 (rear)

57.5 / 1460 (front)

56.2 / 1427 (rear)

Hip room

(in. / mm):

55 / 1396 (front)

52.2 / 1327 (rear)

55 / 1396 (front)

53.3 / 1353 (rear)

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CURB WEIGHT, CAPACITIES & TRAILERING

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Extended Cab

(6’2” box)

Crew Cab

(5’2” box)

Base curb weight

(lb / kg):

4925 / 2234 (2.8L)

4639 / 2104 (3.6L)

5011 / 2273 (2.8L)

4745 / 2152 (3.6L)

Max GVWR

(lb / kg):

6200 / 2812 (2.8L)

6100 / 2767 (3.6L)

6200 / 2812 (2.8L)

6000 / 2722 (3.6L)

Max payload

(lb / kg):

1100 / 499 (2.8L and 3.6L)

1100 / 499 (2.8L and 3.6L)

Max trailering

(lb / kg):

5000 / 2268 (2.8L and 3.6L)

5000 / 2268 (2.8L and 3.6L)

 

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