2012 Chevrolet Colorado Pricing, Specs & Reviews

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$17,475-$30,320
$16,776-$28,804
15 /CITY / 21 /HWY
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Transmission MSRP Engine City/Hwy MPG
Name Work Truck (2WD Reg Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 17475.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Reg Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 20370.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name Work Truck (2WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 19730.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 22955.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/2LT (2WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 26160.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 14/20
Name LT w/3LT (2WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 27010.00 Engine 5.3/323 City/Hwy MPG 14/20
Name LT w/1LT (2WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 24285.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/2LT (2WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 27490.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 14/20
Name LT w/3LT (2WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 28340.00 Engine 5.3/323 City/Hwy MPG 14/20
Name Work Truck (4WD Reg Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 20980.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Reg Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 24440.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 14/23
Name Work Truck (4WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 23030.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 17/23
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 26620.00 Engine 3.7L/226 City/Hwy MPG 14/19
Name LT w/2LT (4WD Ext Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 29480.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 14/19
Name LT w/1LT (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 28460.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 14/19
Name LT w/2LT (4WD Crew Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 30320.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 14/19
Name Work Truck (2WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 19670.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 15/20
Name Work Truck (4WD Reg Chassis Cab) Transmission Automatic MSRP 23125.00 Engine 5.3/232 City/Hwy MPG 16/21
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INTERIOR
  • Seats, front 60/40 split-bench
  • Floor covering, Ebony carpeting
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front (Requires (B30) Ebony carpeted floor covering)
  • Steering wheel, leather-wrapped
  • Steering column, Tilt-Wheel
  • Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASSlock
  • Stolen Vehicle Assistance (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
  • 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 and turn signal on
  • Door locks, manual
  • Windows, manual driver and front passenger
  • Cruise control
  • OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
  • Air conditioning, single-zone manual
  • Power outlets, 2 auxiliary with covers, 12-volt
  • Accents, interior Titanium Nova Silver-colored air outlets and center control stack with chrome door handle bezels, uplevel instrument cluster bezel, front upper door speaker bezel and air vent sliders
  • Door trim integral armrests and driver- and front passenger-side map pockets with cloth inserts
  • 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
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front
  • Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with compass and outside temperature display
  • Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear includes rear seat storage compartment (Removed by (B38) full-width rubberized-vinyl floor covering.)
  • Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl rear (Requires (B30) Ebony carpeted floor covering.)
  • Coat hooks, driver- and passenger-side rear
  • Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear includes rear seat storage compartment
  • Seats, front bucket with adjustable (up/down) outboard head restraints and map pockets on seatbacks
  • Seats, second row 60/40 split-bench, flat-folding
  • Assist handles, front passenger and rear outboard
EXTERIOR
  • Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) steel (2WD models only)
  • Tires, P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall (2WD models only.)
  • Tire, compact spare
  • Bumpers front body-color upper with Dark Gray lower, rear step-style body-color with a Dark Smoke Gray pad
  • Air dam, Ebony
  • Grille, color-keyed bar and grille surround
  • Fog lamps, front, halogen
  • Mirrors, outside manual, manual-folding
  • Wipers, front intermittent with washers
  • Bedliner
  • Tailgate, 2-position
  • Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) aluminum (2WD models only)
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass)
  • Mirrors, outside power-adjustable, manual-folding, body-color
  • Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7" (43.2 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome clad (Upgradeable to (P31) Wheels, 18 x 7.5 chrome aluminum.)
  • Tires, P265/70R17 on-/off-road, blackwall (Upgradeable to (QXN) P265/65R18-112S on-/off-road, blackwall tires, when (P31) 18 x 7.5 (45.7cm x 19.1 cm) chrome aluminum wheels are ordered.)
  • Tire, spare P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall
  • Bumpers, front chrome upper with Dark Gray lower, rear chrome with a Dark Smoke Gray pad.
  • Wheel flares, front and rear, large, body-color
  • Grille, color-keyed surround with chrome bar
  • Window, rear-sliding
  • Wheels, 4 -18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) Midnight Silver
  • Tires, P235/50R18 all-season, blackwall
  • Tire, spare P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall
  • Bumpers, front body-color upper and lower rear body-color and a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper
  • Grille, color-keyed bar with color-keyed and chrome-trimmed grille surround
  • Moldings, color-keyed bodyside
  • Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass) (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)
  • Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) steel (4x4 models only)
  • Tires, P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only.)
  • Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) aluminum (4x4 models only)
  • Tires, P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only. Requires (ZCY) compact spare tire or (ZNF) P235/75R16 on-/off-road blackwall spare tire.)
  • Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) steel
  • Tires, P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall
  • Incomplete vehicle certification
  • Bumpers, front and rear chrome with a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper
  • Tire, spare P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only. Requires a Fleet or Government order type.)
MECHANICAL
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder SFI (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.)
  • Transmission, 5-speed manual with overdrive (Not available with (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI engine. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • Rear axle, 3.73 ratio (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • GVWR, 4850 lbs. (2200 kg) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • 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
  • Suspension Package, Heavy-Duty
  • Suspension, front independent coil springs (2WD models only)
  • Suspension, rear semi-floating axle with 2-stage multi-leaf springs
  • Steering, power, rack-and-pinion
  • Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, front disc/rear drum
  • Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (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.)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg)
  • Differential, automatic locking rear
  • Recovery hooks, 2 front, frame-mounted
  • Suspension Package, Off-Road
  • Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar
  • Engine, 5.3L V8 SFI (300 hp [223.7 kW] @ 5200 rpm, 320 lb-ft of torque [432.0 Nm] @ 3600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • Rear axle, 3.42 ratio
  • GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg)
  • Alternator, 145 amps
  • Suspension Package, Sport
  • Suspension, front independent coil springs
  • Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder SFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm)
  • GVWR, 5150 lbs. (2336 kg) (4x4 models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Transfer case, Insta-Trac, electronic shift with dash-mounted controls (4x4 models only.)
  • Four wheel drive
  • Recovery hooks, 2 front, frame-mounted (4x4 models only)
  • Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar (4X4 models only)
  • Front underbody shield (4x4 models only)
  • Trailering equipment includes (VR4) trailer hitch (with weight distributing platform) and (UY7) 7-pin sealed trailer wiring connector (Included on 4x4 models.)
  • Differential, automatic locking rear (Included on 4x4 models.)
  • Trailer hitch, weight distribution platform (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)
  • Trailer wiring, 7-pin sealed connector (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)
  • GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg) (4x4 models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)
  • Front underbody shield (Included and only available on 2WD models with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine. Standard on 4x4 models.)
  • Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Standard on 4x4 models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)
  • GVWR, 5500 lbs. (2495 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, Remote Keyless Entry, (DE6) outside power-adjustable, manual-folding mirrors and (DF5) inside rearview auto-dimming mirror with compass and temperature display
SAFETY
  • StabiliTrak, stability control system with Traction Control
  • Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
  • Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (A note about child safety: Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size. Even with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See your vehicle Owner's Handbook for more information.)
  • Air bags, head curtain side-impact, driver and right-front passenger, first and second row outboard passengers (Head Curtain Side Air Bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size, even with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual for more safety information.)
  • Automatic Crash Response (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
  • OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling (Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, adjustable (center front position lap belt with bench seat only)
  • Tire Pressure Monitor
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seat.)
  • LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seats.)
  • Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
  • 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 (Included and only available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)
  • Bluetooth for Phone, personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
  • Audio system feature, uplevel speaker system
  • 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
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)
  • 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 (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package.)
  • SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those

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