2005 Chevrolet Colorado Overview

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2 Dr Z71 4WD Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $8,919
2 Dr Z71 LS 4WD Standard Cab SB
2 Dr Z71 LS Standard Cab SB
2 Dr Z71 Standard Cab SB
6 national listings
2 Dr Z85 4WD Standard Cab SB
4 national listings
Avg. Price: $9,400
2 Dr Z85 LS 4WD Standard Cab SB
2 Dr Z85 LS Standard Cab SB
2 Dr Z85 Standard Cab SB
Avg. Price: $7,780
2 Dr ZQ8 LS Standard Cab SB
2 national listings
Avg. Price: $9,273
2 Dr ZQ8 Standard Cab SB
8 national listings
4 Dr Z71 4WD Extended Cab SB
24 national listings
Avg. Price: $10,927
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4.55 stars

Based on 20 reviews

Best Car I've Owned by roadslug
 — I bought this truck because I love cars but needed something the haul things. I picked up the ZQ8 sport model with the I5 and a 5 speed. Much quicker than the automatics, better fuel economy and more ... Read More
Great Vehicle And Good Times by J.M.
 — I have had this vehicle for over 6 years now and I have over 350,000 kms on it. No major breakdowns or repairs to be done. Regular maintenance and up-keep is all that was needed. I am surprised th... Read More
Chevrolet Colorado by Darren
 — Peformance wise, it goes pretty quick for the 4 Cylinder model The quality care used by the people from Shreveport; you can tell they put their hearts into making the truck. Its a very fun truck to dr... Read More

2005 Chevrolet Colorado Overview

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2005 Chevrolet Colorado

The 2005 Chevrolet Colorado is one of the larger compact pickup trucks (or one of the smaller midsize pickups) on the U.S. market. That gives it a bit of an advantage over other compacts when it comes to hauling capacity, and a bit of an advantage over other midsized models when it comes to fuel efficiency.  

Hefty cargo doesn't present a problem for the '05 Chevy Colorado: Its payload is reckoned at 1,733 pounds for regular cab models. If you choose the Crew Cab or Extended Cab versions, you'll sacrifice a bit of that hauling muscle.

There are a dizzying range of trims and configurations available for the 2005 Colorado. Buyers can choose among Standard Cab, Crew Cab, and Extended Cab and have a choice of Z71, Z85, and ZQ8 trims. Add an Xtreme package and the rear-wheel drive versus 4WD dilemma, and it turns into an Abbott and Costello routine!

One place where there isn't too much choice is under the hood. The '05 Colorado is manufactured with only two engines: a base model 2.8-liter inline-4 with 175 horsepower and 185 lb.-ft. of torque, or a 3.5-liter inline-5 offering 200 horsepower and 225 lb.-ft. of torque.

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Chevrolet Colorado Questions

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Sub Model Frustration

Hello I have a 2005 Chevy Colorado Base Model. If any of you have been to an Aftermarket/OEM parts site you understand the need to know your vehicles sub model. Unfortunately "Base Model" isn't an opt...

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My Chevrolet Cobalt 2005 Goes Up To 201 Or More When Am Driving Long Distan...

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Can I Install An Amp And Subs To My Stock Cd Player In An 05 Chevy Colorado...

I want to use my stock CD player for now because it's a 6 disk, it is a stock crew cab ls 5 cylinder

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Cattleman
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How To Change Spark Plugs On 2005 Chevy Colorado Z71

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How Much Is A Four Door Chevrole 2005

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