Environmentalists called Chevrolet Colorado pickup the most economical in its segment

May 18, 2015 at 3:21 pm

Pickup Chevrolet Colorado 2015 has got a new four-cylinder petrol engine capacity of 2.5 liters and output of 200 horse powers. A car with this unit Protection Agency US Environmental (EPA) has called “the most economical in the class.” This is stated in the Chevrolet message, dedicated to the start of sales of Colorado and its counterpart GMC Canyon with an improved “Quartet” family Ecotech.

Chevrolet Colorado picture

Chevrolet Colorado pics

The previous generation of pickup Chevrolet Colorado, which entered the market in 2012, proposed a “four” with bigger volume – 2.9 liters. This engine develops 185 horsepower, while its consumption in the urban cycle is equal to 12.4 liters per hundred kilometers. According to the EPA, performance models with the new engine remained at the same level.

Chevrolet Colorado pics

Chevrolet Colorado image

Competitors of Colorado by fuel efficiency have little worse results. For example, Toyota Tacoma with the “quartet” volume of 2.7 liters consumed in urban areas 13.8 liters of fuel, and the Nissan Frontier with a 2.5-liter engine – 14.7 liters per “hundred”.
In the US market Colorado also available with a 3.6-liter V6 rated at 305 horsepower. Claimed fuel consumption in the urban cycle is 13.8 liters per hundred kilometers.

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