2019 Chevrolet Colorado 2WD Extended Cab in Blue

Chevrolet Colorado

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LD 2WD Double Cab

Chevrolet Silverado 1500

The pickup truck segment is filled with strong, capable options for Cincinnati, OH drivers, two of which include the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado and the 2019 Chevrolet Silverado 1500. Since they both come from the same automaker, you might think that the Colorado and the Silverado are almost identical. While they share some similarities, there are differences worth exploring in Chevrolet Colorado vs. Chevrolet Silverado comparison.

Chevy Truck Pricing and Trim Levels

  • Base Price: The Colorado Base trim starts at $20,500 MSRP, and the Silverado Work Truck starts at $28,300 MSRP.
  • Top Price: At the top of the list is the Colorado ZR2, which starts at $42,500 MSRP. The top-of-the-line Silverado 1500 is the High Country, which starts at $53,000 MSRP.
  • Configurations: The Colorado offers five trim levels to choose from, and the Silverado 1500 provides eight available trim levels.

Chevy Truck Performance and Towing

  • Standard Engine and Transmission: The Colorado Base runs on a 2.5L four-cylinder engine that delivers 200 hp and 191 lb-ft of torque. It’s paired with a six-speed manual transmission. The Silverado 1500 Work Truck is equipped with a 4.3L V6 that delivers 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque. It’s paired with a six-speed automatic w/OD and auto-manual transmission.
  • Drivetrain: Both the Chevy Colorado and the Chevy Silverado have standard rear-wheel drive on their base trims, but some higher trims do have four-wheel drive as standard or optional.
  • Towing Capacity: The Colorado can tow up to 7,000 pounds around Independence, and has a max payload or 1,548 pounds, and the Silverado 1500 has a max towing capacity of 12,200 pounds and a max payload of 2,250 pounds.
2019 Chevrolet Colorado Performance in Black

Chevy Colorado vs Silverado: Which is Your Next Truck in Florence?

As you can see, both of these Chevy trucks deliver on performance, price, and towing capacity. If you don’t need to tow as much and want to save some money, choose the Chevy Colorado. If you don’t mind spending a bit more for a higher towing capacity, go for the Chevy Silverado 1500. We have both for sale in our inventory, so visit our showroom near Covington for a test drive! While you’re here, you can explore your Silverado bed size options and Colorado bed sizes. Contact us with any questions about these trucks, or to learn more about your financing options!

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