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

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New Car Pricing New listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
MSRP
$27,830
Invoice
$26,864
Average Price Paid
$25,869
181 listings nationwide

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2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
MSRP
$21,300
Invoice
$21,236
Average Price Paid
$20,626
48 listings nationwide

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

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
Fair Price
$26,915
Good Price
$25,070
Great Price
$24,015
2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
Fair Price
$21,054
Good Price
$20,161
Great Price
$19,650

Used Car Pricing Used listing price comparison and analysis.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$25,949
28 listings nationwide
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2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$21,368

Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
Andrew Newton Preview:

Introduced in 2004, the current Nissan Frontier pickup is among the older automotive designs on American roads. However, as the Frontier enters 2019, Nissan leaves it mostly unchanged....

2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
George Kennedy Preview:

Small trucks are making a comeback. Thanks to their more manageable proportions and inherent pickup utility, midsize trucks, like the 2020 Chevrolet Colorado, prove their worth to truc...

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

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
writes:
Fairly outdated and crude vehicle. Engine noise and ride are adequate. Controls are easy to use and requires l...
Family Car Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"Just about everything but the main display interface and control"
Value Ranked 2019 Honda Ridgeline RTL-E AWD better.
"The smooth delivery of power, the tactile feel of all controls, excellent seats and ride. "
writes:
Outdated no power uncomfortable
Looks/Style Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"It doesnt look like a box"
Cargo Capacity Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck Extended Cab LB RWD better.
"Much bigger cargo area"
30
writes:
Looks/Style Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"Yes"
Back Seats Ranked 2019 Ford Ranger XLT SuperCrew 4WD better.
"A little more room"
2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
10
writes:
Best value and deal.
Family Car Ranked 2016 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab I4 SR5 worse.
"The extras"
Would Buy Ranked 2016 Toyota Tacoma Access Cab I4 SR5 worse.
"Value and comfort"

Specs

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD
2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD
Powertrain 5-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
4X2
4X2
4X2
Fuel Economy, City
16 MPG
--
20 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
23 MPG
--
26 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 21.1 gal 21 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
261 hp @ 5,600 RPM
200 hp @ 6,300 RPM
200 hp @ 6,300 RPM
Torque
281 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
191 lb-ft @ 4,400 RPM
Cylinders
6 cylinders
4 cylinders
4 cylinders
Compression Ratio
9.7:1
11.3:1
11.3:1
Displacement
4,000 cc
2,500 cc
2,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.76 in x 3.62 in
3.46 in x 3.97 in
3.46 in x 3.97 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 3 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Overall 3 stars 4 stars
Front Crash Driver 3 stars 5 stars
Front Crash Passenger 2 stars 4 stars
Side Crash Overall 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Driver 5 stars 5 stars
Side Barrier Passenger 5 stars 5 stars
Side Pole Driver 5 stars 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 2 seats
Front Legroom 42.4 in 45 in
Back Legroom 33.6 in --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,340 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity -- 3,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 6,620 lbs --
Exterior
Length 205.5 in 212.7 in
Width 72.8 in 83.9 in
Height 70.1 in 70.4 in
Wheelbase 125.9 in 128.3 in
Bed Length 59.5 in 74 in

Available Options

2019 Nissan Frontier
Desert Runner Crew Cab RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Arctic Blue Metallic
  • Brilliant Silver Metallic
  • Cayenne Red Metallic
  • Glacier White
  • Gun Metallic
  • Magnetic Black Pearl

Option Packages

  • [A93] Bed Liner/Trailer Hitch Package
2020 Chevrolet Colorado
Base Extended Cab RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Black
  • Crush
  • Kinetic Blue Metallic
  • Pacific Blue Metallic
  • Satin Steel Metallic
  • Shadow Gray Metallic
  • Silver Ice Metallic
  • Summit White

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