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2015 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
The Chevrolet Colorado offers passengers in its extended cab about the same head- and legroom as the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD. The Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD offers just a little more head- and legroom than the Chevrolet Colorado, making it a little roomier and more comfortable.

Cost
There are a lot of factors to consider when calculating the overall cost of a vehicle. The main consideration is Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price (MSRP). Clearly, the Chevrolet Colorado is a better financial choice over the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, when considering MSRP. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. The Chevrolet Colorado carries a much lower Destination Charge than the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Colorado is much slimmer than the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, it'll be much easier to find a wide enough space in a crowded parking lot. If you go with the Chevrolet Colorado, you'll have a much easier time finding a large enough space to park than you will with the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD.

Drivetrain
The Chevrolet Colorado offers much less torque than the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

Performance
In terms of towing capacity, the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD is clearly the choice over the Chevrolet Colorado for pulling heavy loads. When it comes to horsepower, the Chevrolet Colorado is clearly outclassed by the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD.

Utility
The Chevrolet Colorado has less seating than the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD, making the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD the better choice if you often have passengers.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Colorado comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD.

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2015 Chevrolet
Colorado

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MSRP*: $20,120 - $34,415

2015 Chevrolet
Silverado 3500HD

More Details & Photos New 2015 Chevrolet Silverado 3500HD
MSRP*: $33,265 - $55,665
Cash Back Rebate: Up to $500 Up to $500
Low APR Loan: As low as 3.90% As low as 0.00%
Lease Incentive: -- --
City MPG: 17 - 20 --
Highway MPG: 24 - 27 --
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 V-8
Seating Capacity: 2 - 5 3 - 6
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Invoice*: $20,019 - $32,694 $31,269 - $51,768

Days On Lot: Comparing Ease of Negotiation

Days on Lot measures the average number of days a model sits on a dealer's lot before it's sold. This is one predictor of a dealer's willingness to negotiate.

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