Chevrolet Colorado vs Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Compare price, expert/user reviews, mpg, engines, safety, cargo capacity and other specs at a glance.

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User Ranking Drivers and owners ranked these cars in 9 categories.

New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$34,400
Invoice
$32,818
Average Price Paid
$32,995
925 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
MSRP
$40,300
Invoice
$38,325
Average Price Paid
$38,101
873 listings nationwide

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Pricing Analysis Price analysis based on recent sales data applied to current trim without options.

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$33,852
Good Price
$32,089
Great Price
$31,081
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Fair Price
$39,249
Good Price
$37,484
Great Price
$36,475

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$36,290
2 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$39,838
87 listings nationwide
4 GREAT deals
13 GOOD deals

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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
George Kennedy Preview:

For many truck shoppers, a full-size pickup is overkill. Be it their massive size or thirsty engines, larger pickups do have downsides. Midsize pickups resolve them by offering plenty ...

2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Christian Wardlaw Test Drive Review:

Full-size pickup trucks are the unofficial vehicles of the United States of America. Bristling with underhood muscle, they tow, they haul, and they look good cruising Main Street as th...

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  • Look and Feel 7
  • Performance 9
  • Form & Function 8
  • Technology 8
  • Safety 5
  • Cost-Effectiveness 6

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
GuruKW8JL writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 worse.
"Style"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2020 Ford F-150 worse.
"Nicer"
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Russell writes:
So far great pickup, bought it for interstate business and off-road capabilities once I get too where I’m goin...
10
GuruLVBJR writes:
Love it
Handling Ranked 2018 GMC Canyon worse.
"Just did"
Looks/Style Ranked 2018 GMC Canyon worse.
"Nicer"
30
Guru1DJR3 writes:
The 2020 silverado is a great looking vehicle. There are many choices in options. The cab feels a bit cramped ...
Value Ranked 2020 Toyota Tundra 1794 Edition CrewMax 4WD better.
"The handling and off road capabilities make this truck like a better truck."

Specs

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD
Powertrain
Drivetrain
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
4X4
Fuel Economy, City
19 MPG
17 MPG
15 MPG
19 MPG
15 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
28 MPG
24 MPG
20 MPG
22 MPG
20 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21 gal 24 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Flex Fuel Vehicle
Power
181 hp @ 3,400 RPM
308 hp @ 6,800 RPM
355 hp @ 5,600 RPM
310 hp @ 5,600 RPM
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Torque
369 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
275 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
383 lb-ft @ 4,100 RPM
348 lb-ft @ 1,500 RPM
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Cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
8 cylinders
4 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
16.5:1
11.5:1
11:1
10:1
11:1
Displacement
2,800 cc
3,600 cc
5,300 cc
2,700 cc
4,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.94 in
3.7 in x 3.37 in
3.78 in x 3.62 in
3.63 in x 4.01 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags Standard Standard
Curtain Airbags Standard Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Overall -- 4 stars
Front Crash Driver -- 4 stars
Front Crash Passenger -- 4 stars
Side Crash Overall -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver -- 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger -- 5 stars
Side Pole Driver -- 5 stars
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Standard Standard
Power Door Locks Standard Standard
Driver Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 6 seats
Front Legroom 45 in 44.5 in
Back Legroom 35.8 in 43.4 in
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,536 lbs 2,020 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity 3,500 lbs 7,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 7,600 lbs 9,500 lbs
Exterior
Length 212.7 in 231.7 in
Width 83.9 in 81.2 in
Height 70.6 in 75.5 in
Wheelbase 128.3 in 147.4 in
Bed Length 61.7 in 69.9 in

Available Options

2021 Chevrolet Colorado
LT Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Bright Blue Metallic
  • Cherry Red Tintcoat
  • Crush
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Audio System, Chevrolet Infotainment 3 Plus System With Connected Navigation
  • Engine, 2.8L Duramax Turbo-Diesel, Di, 4-Cylinder
  • LPO, 18" (45.7 CM) 5-Spoke Gloss Black Aluminum Wheels
  • LPO, 18" (45.7 CM) 5-Spoke Polished Aluminum Wheels
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Black, 3" Round, Off-Road Step Bars
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Black, 5" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chrome, 5" Rectangular
  • LPO, Cat-Back Performance Exhaust Upgrade System
  • LPO, Off-Road Sport Bar
  • LPO, Performance Air Intake System
  • LPO, Power Package
  • LPO, Premium Interior Package
  • LPO, Rocker Guard, Black
  • LPO, Soft Folding Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Tonneau And Step Package
  • LPO, Vinyl Tonneau Cover With Integrated Support Bows
  • LT Convenience Package
  • Redline Special Edition
  • Safety Package
  • Jet Black, Leather-Appointed Seat Trim
  • Wheels, 18" X 8.5" (45.7 CM X 21.6 CM) Dark Argent Metallic Cast Aluminum
2020 Chevrolet Silverado 1500
Custom Crew Cab 4WD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Cajun Red Tintcoat
  • Havana Brown Metallic
  • NORTHSKY Blue Metallic
  • Red Hot
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • LPO, Tri-Fold Soft Tonneau Cover
  • Engine, 5.3L Ecotec3 V8
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Black - Round
  • LPO, Assist Steps - 4" Chromed Round
  • CHEVYTEC Spray-On Bedliner, Black With Chevrolet Logo
  • Custom Convenience Package
  • Custom Max Trailering Package
  • Custom Value Package
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) 6-Spoke Low Gloss Black Wheels With Machined Accents
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Bright Chrome Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) Carbon Flash Metallic Wheels
  • LPO, 22" (55.9 CM) High Gloss Black Wheels
  • LPO, Assist Step And Tonneau Value Package
  • LPO, Assist Steps, Chromed Tubular, 6" Rectangular
  • LPO, Assist Steps- 6" Black Rectangular, Wheel-To-Wheel
  • LPO, Bedside Storage Boxes
  • LPO, Off-Road Assist Steps
  • LPO, Sport Bar, Bed-Mounted, Tubular
  • LPO, Tonneau Cover, Premium Soft Roll-Up
  • LPO, Tri-Fold Hard Tonneau Cover
  • LPO, Wheel To Wheel Assist Step And Tonneau Value Package
  • Max Trailering Package
  • Rally Edition

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