Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 – pickup for the obsessed off-road


New pickups of the 2018-2019 model year have been enlarged with the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 – a powerful and peremptorless SUV for true fans of extreme driving. In our photos and videos, the price and specifications, the specifications of the new Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 pickup truck, offered to buy at a price of $ 40,995 in the US auto market. The novelty is not only a unique offer in the class of mid-sized pickup trucks, but will also become an alternative, more affordable option for large and expensive pickups off-roaders Ram 1500 Rebel and Ford Raptor with a price tag of respectively 45100 and 49265 US dollars.

A new pickup Colorado ZR2 for fans of all-roads created by the classic recipe. The usual Chevrolet Colorado pickup truck is used, but, of course, it is substantially modernized and more prepared for cross-country traffic. There are only the most powerful engines (gasoline atmospheric 3,6-liter and 2,8-liter turbodiesel Duramax), all-wheel drive transmission 4WD (demultiplikator, central and cross-axle differentials with electronic control), adjustable shock absorbers Dynamic Suspensions Spool Valve (DSSV dampers).

Also there are powerful forged front suspension levers, off-road “toothy” tires 265 / 65R17 Goodyear Wrangler Duratrac, clad in specially made for the model light-alloy 17-inch wheels, full-size spare wheel, powerful protection (aluminum sheet), engine oil casing, radiator , The transfer case and the front suspension from damage, increased to 226 mm clearance (maximum clearance is 260 mm), an expanded track of the front and rear wheels. As well as a compact front and rear bumper, providing the best indicators of geometric patency of the body in comparison with the donor – the usual pickup Chevrolet Colorado.




Unique aluminum suspension struts DSSV with three valves from the company Multimatic Inc. Allow you to change the performance (in the front suspension 6 modes, in the rear 4 modes). It is interesting that it is possible to adjust both the compression ratio of the shock absorbers and the decoupling of the racks. Previously, such advanced adjustable shock absorbers were installed exclusively on sports cars Aston Martin One-77, Chevrolet Camaro Z28, Ford GT and Mercedes-AMG GT , and now they became the basic equipment of the pickup truck.


Externally Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 looks very menacing, as befits a real pickup SUV. The overall length of the body reaches 5395 mm, and the distance between the axles (wheelbase) is 3264 mm. The equipped weight of a pickup, depending on the type of engine, is 2129-2261 kg.


The salon of the new Colorado ZR2 pickup truck off-road meets the driver and his companions with quality materials and a fairly rich array of modern equipment. Novelty, by the way, is available for order in two cab versions – Extended Cab (a one-man cab for 4 people with back doors) and Crew Cab (a cab for five with full-fledged second-row doors).

Available leather seats, front seats with electric adjustment and heating, dual-zone climate, multimedia complex Chevrolet MyLink with a color 8-inch touch screen (navigation, Bluetooth, 4G LTE, Wi-Fi-router, rear view camera), audio system with 6 Speakers (for additional charge music Bose with 7 points of sound), keyless access to the interior, a modern instrument panel with a large, color and multifunction display, multifunctional steering wheel, cruise control.

Specifications of the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 2018-2019. The pickup comes with extremely powerful engines and an advanced four-wheel drive 4WD (already four-wheel drive system) with 9 modes from conventional 2WD and 2WD with interlocking rear differential lock, to Auto 4WD and Auto 4WD with rear differential lock. And also special modes – 4WD and 4WD Lo with various locks of differentials starting from the distributing and ending with locks of all differentials (distributing, front and rear). This advanced all-wheel drive system, supplemented by adjustable suspension struts, allows the pick-up to literally climb the rocks, knead dirt with all the wheels and quickly move around in frivolous impassability. At the same time, the Colorado ZR2 perfectly suits the role of everyday cars – comfortable, stylish and convenient for travel around the city.

Under the hood of the pickup, the buyer is offered a four-cylinder turbo diesel 2.8 Duramax (186 hp 500 Nm) in the company with 6 automatic transmissions or atmospheric 3.6-liter petrol V6 DI DOHC VVT (308 hp 373 Nm) in tandem with 8 automatic transmissions.