The forthcoming 2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 will become available once again. This off-road pickup truck will be a carryover. That means the 2019 and 2020 model won’t be different. Its main purpose is to tackle the toughest terrains. However, plenty of customers are still using it for casual city ride. The interior is very well equipped and the comfort is great. ZR2 comes with relatively new valve shock absorbers, a similar system that you can find in Formula 1.
On top of that, Colorado ZR2 comes with numerous systems such as traction control. Also, the four-wheel-drive setup is available. The exterior design looks wild and this truck offers amazing stability. Generally, a reliable off-roader with plenty of power. If you want something even wilder, Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison variant is available as well.
2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Design
Regular Colorado pickup truck looks great. However, the 2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 looks even better. Mostly because the American automaker delivered more aggressiveness and uniqueness. Sporty appearance is present and this model looks very attractive.
ZR2 variant is available in Crew Cab and Extended Cab body styles. Features such as doors, tailgate, and roof are the same as on the base Colorado pickup. However, everything else will largely depart. Let’s start with the larger front bumper. Skid plates are standard and the grille looks bigger as well. The same grille hosts more inserts and the ZR2 badge. Hood is looking awesome, especially with the heat-reduction vent.
Inside the 2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2
From the inside, the 2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 will stay intact. However, the cabin already looks modern and it provides great comfort. Leather seats are available and the ZR2 badging can be found on the headrests. MyLink infotainment system will get an update.
An 8-inch touchscreen remains and it supports phone integrations such as Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Satellite navigation is optional, along with the wireless phone charger. Steering wheel looks sporty and it comes with numerous buttons and controls. You can even equip your ZR2 model up to a luxurious level thanks to the numerous optional equipment.
2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Powertrain Options
There will be two engine options under the hood of the new Chevy Colorado ZR2. It is the same lineup as on the current ZR2 version. A 3.6-liter V6 is the first engine option that produces 305 horses and 275 lb-ft of torque.
This engine is offering a variable valve timing system. Also, a direct fuel injection system is available. An 8-speed automatic gearbox is the only transmission choice. The second option is a 2.8-liter Duramax. This turbodiesel powertrain delivers 180 horsepower and 370 lb-ft of torque. This model offers a 6-speed automatic transmission.
Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison
If the regular ZR2 variant isn’t good enough for you and you want something wilder, Chevy got you covered. The 2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Bison comes with even more ruggedness and aggressiveness.
This model offers numerous skid plates, new tires, unique wheels, and a different grille. Electronic locking differentials are offered as standard and new suspension is available too. Also, Bison variant is 3.5-inches wider than the regular ZR2 variant. Colorado ZR2 Bison will use the same 3.6-liter V6 engine as its sibling.
2020 Chevy Colorado ZR2 Price and Release Date
The all-new Chevy Colorado ZR2 comes with the same price as the current model. This off-road variant starts at around $45,000. With this price, ZR2 slots between the Ford Raptor and Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro.
Colorado ZR2 Bison variant will cost slightly over $50,000. Both versions are expected to arrive in the second half of 2019.