2005 Chevrolet Colorado Consumer Review: New Kid on the Block

2005 Chevrolet Colorado - Consumer Review

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ZQ8 Regular Cab Pickup (2.8L 4-cyl. 5-speed Manual 6.1 ft. Bed)

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New Kid on the Block
By H Janssen on


2005 Chevrolet Colorado 2dr Regular Cab ZQ8 Rwd SB (2.8L 4cyl 5M)


Truck comes lowered which ,along with
the 50 series tires, combine to emit a
disconserting semi "hobby horse" ride
quality on non asphalt
freeways.Typically ,the partitions in
the concrete slabs can bring on an
affect not too distant from that of
feeling as if the tires are out of
balance.The power is adequate-
especailly at the higher rpm levels
designed in the new 3.5L mill but the
initial low end grunt of the now
defunct 4.3 V-6 is missing.Comfort
levels and economy seem to be excellent
and the new look is refreshing and
aggressive.Wish the towing capacity was
a bit higher but for everyday use I
think the new Colorado will be just

Best Features

External appearance, higher horsepower rating and nice LS package

Worst Features

A more compliant ride over concrete surfaces-an upgrade on interior quality and 60 series tires to fill the wheel wells a bit more.
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