Three years ago, this truck came back to the U.S. market after several years of brake and all its versions, including 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 will come refreshed. The new version of the popular truck will come with numerous changes, although exact details are still unknown. For now, we can only rely on rumors and they suggest all kinds of novelties. This version is a top trim level which adds plenty of luxury but also includes few off-road tunings.
For the next year, we should see some exterior revisions, primarily at the front end. Other areas of the truck will also receive some novelties, but with smaller intensity. In terms of mechanics, we don’t expect bigger modifications. The same thing goes for engines, which will remain the same. Finally, interior could receive few new details but also changes in terms equipment organization standard features etc.
2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 changes
Just like we’ve mentioned, there are various kinds of changes to come with this update. Of course, most of them will be visual. The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 is about to get various revisions and most of them will be at the front end. Some of the things that we could expect are new front fascia, new bumper, slightly reshaped grille and headlights etc. Rest of the truck will come with smaller changes. Some of them could be new wheels design, exterior colors and similar things. On the other side, mechanical aspect of the truck should remain the same.
When it comes to the interior design, we expect to see some smaller revisions on the dashboard, but the overall cabin layout will remain pretty much the same. On the other side, some reorganization in terms of standard equipment is possible.
2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 equipment
When it comes to standard features, this model is already fully-equipped. It comes with standard equipment like 8-inch touchscreen, heated front seats, automatic climate control, heated exterior mirrors, and forward collision and lane departure warning systems. For LT models and above, there’s an available seven-speaker premium Bose audio system and a navigation system. It also comes with several unique details, like black-tinted 17-inch wheels, a locking rear differential, hill descent control, unique cloth and simulated leather upholstery, and other model-specific trim pieces. Also, there is a special, off-road suspension etc. For the next year, we could see few additions. Some sources suggest a sunroof, as well as some other things. Finally, there is a chance to see an all-new 2.7-liter turbo inline-four engine.
2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 engines
Some of the novelties for the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 could be a new engine. It is a new 2.7-liter inline-four unit, which should deliver around 270 horsepower and 450 pound-feet of torque. In addition, this new unit should be highly efficient, with fuel economy up to 40 miles per gallon. Rest of the lineup is pretty much familiar.
There is a reliable 3.6-liter V6, which is good for about 308 horsepower and 275 pound-feet of torque.
Finally, there is a 2.8-liter diesel engine, which delivers around 181 horsepower and 369 pound-feet of torque.
Base models also have a smaller 2.5-liter gasoline engine in the offer.
Another novelty could be a new 10-speed automatic transmission, which would be offered as optional.
2019 Chevrolet Colorado ZR1 release date and price
Speaking of release date, the new version of this mid-size pickup truck should come somewhere in the last quarter of the year. A more precise date will be announced soon. When it comes to the price, this version goes around 37.500 dollars, but a count of a higher tag if you plan to add some of the options.