The 2023 Chevy Colorado got its big debut late in July, with GM ushering in a brand-new third generation for the nameplate. Now, GM Authority has exclusively uncovered in-depth 2023 Chevy Colorado pricing information ahead of official disclosure from the automaker.
Per GM Authority sources, the 2023 Chevy Colorado starts at $30,695 including the $1,495 destination freight charge, which will get customers a WT model equipped with 2WD and the turbocharged 2.7L I4 L2R gasoline engine. Meanwhile, the most-expensive 2023 Chevy Colorado on offer is the ZR2 Desert Boss model, which starts at $57,590.
For those readers who may be unaware, the 2023 Chevy Colorado is offered with the turbocharged 2.7L I4 gasoline engine as standard across the range. However, output varies with three levels of tune on offer, starting with the 2.7L Turbo L2R, which is rated at 237 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 260 pound-feet of torque at 1,200 rpm. The mid-range tune is the 2.7L Turbo Plus L3B, which is rated at 310 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 391 pound-feet of torque at 2,000 rpm, while the 2.7L Turbo High-Output L3B sits at the top of range with 310 horsepower at 5,600 rpm and 430 pound-feet of torque at 3,000 rpm. To note, the 2.7L Turbo High-Output L3B is a dealer-installed option that’s tagged with calibration code RWQ.
As such, 2023 Chevy Colorado WT, LT, and Trail Boss models offer the Turbo Plus L3B engine for an extra $1,050, while LT, Trail Boss, and Z71 models equipped with the mid-range the 2.7L Turbo Plus L3B engine can upgrade to the 2.7L Turbo High-Output L3B tune for an extra $395.
With all that covered, check out the table below for in-depth 2023 Chevy Colorado pricing information:
|Trim Level||Drivetrain||Powertrain||2023 MSRP + DFC|
|WT||2WD||Turbo 2.7L I4 L2R||$30,695|
|WT||2WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$31,880|
|WT||4WD||Turbo 2.7L I4 L2R||$33,995|
|WT||4WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$35,180|
|LT||2WD||Turbo 2.7L I4 L2R||$33,095|
|LT||2WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$34,380|
|LT||2WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$34,775|
|LT||4WD||Turbo 2.7L I4 L2R||$36,395|
|LT||4WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$37,680|
|LT||4WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$38,075|
|Trail Boss||4WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$38,495|
|Trail Boss||4WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$38,890|
|Z71||4WD||Turbo Plus 2.7L I4 L3B||$41,395|
|Z71||4WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$41,790|
|ZR2||4WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$48,295|
|ZR2 Desert Boss||4WD||Turbo High-Output 2.7L I4 L3B||$57,590|
As a reminder, the 2023 Chevy Colorado features the second-generation GM 8-speed automatic transmission as the singular transmission option, while under the skin is the updated 31XX-2 platform. Production will kick off in January at the GM Wentzville plant in Missouri.