Which Pickup to Choose – 2022 Chevrolet Colorado or 2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500?


Last Updated on March 22, 2024 by Nasir Hanif

The 2022 Colorado and Silverado 1500, both are amazing pickups. Choosing either one of them would be a great decision for any individual. It all comes down to what a person prefers and suitability aspects. Hence, when reaching La Grange Chevrolet dealership, you can go through both pickups to check which one suits you ideally. For now, you can check some details of both available vehicles so that you have an idea about both trucks. 

2022 Chevrolet Colorado 

Colorado is powered by a V6 3.6L engine that has a horsepower of 308 and is mated with automatic 8-speed transmission. Apart from this, Colorado also comes in a diesel variant that offers lower horsepower but a colossal 369 lb-ft torque. Both the V6 and diesel option are excellent for this pickup but try to avoid the base 2.5L standard engine as it might feel a little weak. 

If you are up for backcountry trekking, substantial towing capability, and fuel-efficient pickup, then diesel version is your ultimate choice. The V6 can tow 7000 lbs while the diesel one can tow 7700 lbs; however, trailering package is needed for such high capability. In addition, 2.5L offers 19 mpg and 25 mpg, while the V6 provides 18 mpg and 25 mpg and diesel model give 20 mpg and 30 mpg, in city and highways respectively. 

The interior is quite well crafted and gives a posh feeling to people. Also, ample customization is available for people to choose from and ensuring to make it suit one’s needs. Though a lot of models are available you need to go for the V6 powertrain or diesel powertrain. The base starts from $26,395 and goes up to $43,795. 

2022 Chevrolet Silverado 

One of the specialties of Silverado 1500 is that it comes is numerous powertrains that involve several V8 engines, a four-cylinder turbocharge option, and also an inline-six diesel variant. 

When going for the Silverado it is better for you if you choose Duramax diesel option or any one of the V8s that is available. To make a better selection, you can consult the Chevrolet La Grange dealership. 

The V8 6.2L is the quickest of all as it reaches 0-60 mph within 5.4 seconds and the smaller V8 takes 6.1 seconds. Though the diesel variant is slower, it will offer a much more refined and smooth operation. 

Its towing capacity is 13,300 pounds for the diesel and bigger V8 engine, while the smaller can handle just 11,500 lbs, which is still more than most of its competitors. Silverado 1500 also offers better mileage than Colorado as its number stands at 23 mpg and 33 mpg in cities and highways. 

The interior is made remarkable and almost feels luxurious due to the technology implemented and design of the cabin. You should check it out to understand how good Chevy has made the cabin of Silverado. Also, its estimated price ranges from $29,000 to $56,000. 

So, your best option is to visit a dealership and check out which pickup is more suitable for your need!

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