2008 Chevrolet Colorado Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$15,085-$25,150
$14,255-$23,515
16 /CITY / 21 /HWY
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Available Trims for the 2008 Chevrolet Colorado
Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Work Truck (2WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 15085.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LS (2WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 15365.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 17355.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name Work Truck (2WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 17195.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LS (2WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 17690.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 19860.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LT w/2LT (2WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 19860.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Crew Cab 126.0") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 21590.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name LT w/2LT (2WD Crew Cab 126.0") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 21590.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 16/22
Name Work Truck (4WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 18540.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/21
Name LS (4WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 18920.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/21
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 20810.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT w/2LT (4WD Reg Cab 111.2") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 20810.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name Work Truck (4WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 20445.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/21
Name LS (4WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 21045.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/21
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 22910.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT w/2LT (4WD Ext Cab 125.9") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 22910.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/21
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Crew Cab 126.0") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 25150.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/20
Name LT w/2LT (4WD Crew Cab 126.0") Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 25150.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/20
Name 1WT (2WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 17085.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 14/18
Name 2WT (2WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 17085.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 14/18
Name 1WT (4WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 20540.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/20
Name 2WT (4WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic w/OD MSRP 20540.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 15/20
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench with vinyl integral outboard head restraints and dual cup holders
  • LS decor
  • Floor covering, full-width rubberized-vinyl (Upgradeable to (B30) color-keyed carpeted floor covering)
  • Steering wheel, 4-spoke Deluxe
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASSlock
  • Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer with trip odometer, fuel level, engine temperature, tachometer and Driver Information Center
  • Warning tones, headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver safety belt unfasten, turn signal on and critical Driver Information Center active
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Door locks, manual
  • Windows, manual driver and front passenger
  • Cruise control
  • Air conditioning, single-zone manual
  • Power outlets, 2 auxiliary with covers, 12-volt
  • Door trim, integral armrests and driver- and front passenger-side map pockets
  • Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night
  • Visors, driver and front passenger, padded with cloth, includes front passenger vanity mirror
  • Assist handle, front passenger
  • Coat hook, passenger-side rear
  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench with LS Cloth integral outboard head restraints and dual cup holders
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting
  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench with LT Deluxe Cloth, manual reclining with integral outboard head restraints, armrest with integral storage and dual cup holders (Upgradeable to (AR9) front bucket seats with LT Deluxe Cloth)
  • LT Decor, includes chrome trimmed sill plate, chrome rings in cluster, small chrome speaker trim rings and chrome sliders on air vents
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped
  • Accents, interior, Titanium-colored air outlets, center control stack, chrome door handle bezels and uplevel instrument cluster bezel
  • Door trim, integral armrests and driver- and front passenger-side map pockets with cloth inserts
  • Floor covering, full-width rubberized-vinyl (Upgradeable to (B30) color-keyed carpeted floor covering. Not available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seat)
  • Assist handle, front passenger and rear outboard
  • Coat hooks, driver- and passenger-side rear
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front and rear
  • Floor covering, color-keyed carpeting includes (AJ2) driver and passenger side, forward-facing, flat-folding, rear jump seats with under seat stowage
  • Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear includes rear seat storage compartment
  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench with LT Deluxe Cloth, manual reclining with integral outboard head restraints, armrest with integral storage and dual cup holders
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with compass and outside temperature display
  • Seats, second row 60/40 split-bench, flat-folding
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 6" (38.1 cm x 15.2 cm) steel
  • Tires, P205/75R15 all-season, blackwall (2WD models only)
  • Tire, compact spare located at rear underbody of vehicle
  • Bumpers, front and rear chrome with a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper
  • Fascia, front Dark Smoke Gray
  • Air dam, Ebony
  • Grille, chrome bar with Dark Smoke Gray surround
  • Mirrors, outside manual, manual-folding
  • Wipers, front intermittent with washers
  • Bedliner
  • Tailgate, 2-position
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 6.5" (38.1 cm x 16.5 cm) aluminum (2WD models only)
  • Tires, P225/75R15 all-season, blackwall (2WD models only.)
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Bumpers, front and rear body-color with a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper
  • Color-keyed Appearance Package (Requires exterior paint (20U) Pace Blue, (41U) Black, (50U) Summit White or (74U) Victory Red.)
  • Fascia, front body-color
  • Grille, color-keyed bar
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 6.5" (38.1 cm x 16.5 cm) aluminum (2WD models only. Upgradeable to (N83) 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels)
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass)
  • Moldings, Dark Smoke Gray bodyside
  • Grille, color-keyed surround with Dark Smoke Gray mesh, chrome bar and composite headlamps
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) cast aluminum (Upgradeable to (N83) 4-15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels)
  • Tire, spare P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall located at rear underbody of vehicle
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, large, body-color
  • Window, rear-sliding
  • Recovery hooks, 2 front, frame-mounted
  • Tires, P265/75R15 on-/off-road, blackwall
  • Tailgate, 2-position, locking
  • Tires, P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only)
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, small, Dark Smoke Gray (4x4 models only)
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) cast aluminum (4x4 models only)
  • Wheels, 4 - 15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) cast aluminum (4x4 models only. Upgradeable to (N83) 4-15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels)
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, small, Dark Smoke Gray (2WD models with (N83) 4-15" x 7" (38.1 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome finish styled aluminum wheels. Standard on 4x4 models.)
  • Tires, P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall
  • Tire, spare P235/75R15 all-season, blackwall located at rear underbody of vehicle (Upgradeable to (ZEB) spare P235/75R15 on-/off-road, White outlined-letter tire with (QEB) P235/75R15 on-/off-road, White outlined-letter tire)
  • Incomplete vehicle certification
  • Bumper, front chrome
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (Upgradeable to (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder engine. Not available or included with (YF5) California state emissions or (NE1) Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New York, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island and Vermont state emissions on CS15403 2WD models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Transmission, 5-speed manual with overdrive (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Not available with (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI engine.)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio
  • Rear wheel drive
  • Battery, heavy-duty 590 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection
  • Alternator, 125 amps
  • Pickup box, Fleetside, all-welded steel with double wall construction and corrosion protection with 4 cargo tie-downs, tailgate, locking, 2-position
  • GVWR, 4850 lbs. (2200 kg) (Standard on CS15403 2WD Regular Cab Models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • Suspension Package, Standard
  • Suspension, front independent coil springs (2WD models only)
  • Suspension, rear semi-floating axle with 2-stage multi-leaf springs
  • Steering, power, rack-and-pinion
  • Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Upgradeable to (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder engine.)
  • GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) (Standard on CS15653 2WD Extended Cab models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify. Not available with (MA5) 5-speed manual transmission)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg)
  • Differential, automatic locking rear (Included with (NW7) traction control on 2WD models.)
  • Suspension Package, Off-Road
  • Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder MFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (2WD models only)
  • GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) (Standard on CS15643 2WD Crew Cab models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements.)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm)
  • Transfer case, Insta-Trac, electronic shift with dash-mounted controls, 4x4 models only
  • Four wheel drive
  • GVWR, 5150 lbs. (2336 kg) (Standard on CT15403 4x4 Regular Cab Models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements)
  • Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar (4x4 models only)
  • Front underbody shield (4x4 Models only)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg) (4x4 models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder MFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Standard on 4x4 models only)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
PACKAGE
  • Power Convenience Package with power windows, power door locks with lockout protection, outside power-adjustable mirrors and Remote Keyless Entry
  • Power Convenience Package with power windows, power door locks with lockout protection, outside power-adjustable mirrors and Remote Keyless Entry (Does not include outside power-adjustable mirrors.)
SAFETY
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, front disc/rear drum
  • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (Always use safety belts and the correct child restraints for your child's age and size. Even in vehicles equipped with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See the vehicle's Owner's Manual and child safety seat instructions for more safety information.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, adjustable (center front position lap belt with bench seat only)
  • Tether anchor, front, for child safety seats
  • Daytime Running Lamps, with automatic exterior lamp control
  • OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock (if equipped), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist and Remote Horn & Lights (OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details. Service not available with a ship-to of Puerto Rico or the Virgi
  • Tether anchor, front, for child safety seats (LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren) for child safety seats, only available when (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seats are ordered)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
  • OnStar, 1-year of Safe and Sound plan. Includes Automatic Notification of Air Bag Deployment, Stolen Vehicle Location Assistance, Emergency Services, Roadside Assistance, Remote Door Unlock (if equipped), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Hands-Free Calling, AccidentAssist and Remote Horn & Lights (Not included with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package. OnStar services require vehicle electrical system (including battery), wireless service and GPS satellite signals to be available and operating for features to function properly. OnStar acts as a link to existing emergency service providers. OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics available on most 2004 MY and newer GM vehicles. Diagnostic capability varies by model. Visit onstar.com for system limitations and details. Service n
  • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
  • Door locks, child security rear
ENTERTAINMENT
  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (does not include (UE1 OnStar) (Upgradeable to (US8) AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player and (UE1) OnStar)
  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock (Upgradeable to (UC6) AM/FM stereo with 6-disc in-dash CD changer or (PDB) Sun and Sound Package. Includes (UE1) OnStar)
  • Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (does not include (UE1 OnStar) (Upgradeable to (US8) AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player)

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