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2017 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2017 Nissan Frontier Review

Comparison Review

Comfort
Passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more with the Chevrolet Colorado than the Nissan Frontier. The Chevrolet Colorado will be a favorite with tall drivers and their passengers, since it has much greater head- and legroom than the Nissan Frontier.

Convenience
The Chevrolet Colorado requires fewer stops at the gas station than the Nissan Frontier, making it more convenient to drive.

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). The Chevrolet Colorado is somewhat more expensive than the Nissan Frontier. Another consideration is the Destination Charge, which is a standard charge for transporting the vehicle to the dealer from where it's built. Both the Chevrolet Colorado and the Nissan Frontier have similar Destination Charges.

Dimensions
Since the Chevrolet Colorado is much wider than the Nissan Frontier, finding a wide enough spot in a parking lot may be a bit more challenging. The Chevrolet Colorado is slightly shorter than the Nissan Frontier, which may make it easier to park.

Drivetrain
With similar torque, the engines of the Chevrolet Colorado and the Nissan Frontier are able to equally transmit their respective horsepower to the wheels.

Handling
The Chevrolet Colorado has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Nissan Frontier, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

Performance
With the Chevrolet Colorado, you'll be able to pull heavier loads than the Nissan Frontier, due to its slightly better towing capacity. The Chevrolet Colorado has a little more horsepower than the Nissan Frontier.

Utility
In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Chevrolet Colorado as you will the Nissan Frontier.

Warranty
The Chevrolet Colorado comes with essentially the same basic warranty as the Nissan Frontier.

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2017 Chevrolet
Colorado

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MSRP*: $20,000 - $41,625

2017 Nissan
Frontier

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MSRP*: $18,390 - $36,600
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City MPG: 16 - 20 15 - 19
Highway MPG: 18 - 26 21 - 23
Engine(s): Inline-4, V-6 Inline-4, V-6
Seating Capacity: 2 - 5 4 - 5
Basic Warranty: 3 years/36,000 miles 3 years/36,000 miles
Overall Safety Rating
NHTSA Safety Information

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Frontal Crash Rating
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Side Crash Rating
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Invoice*: $19,900 - $39,544 $17,769 - $34,548

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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2017 Chevrolet Colorado

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*MSRP and Invoice prices displayed are for educational purposes only, do not reflect the actual selling price of a particular vehicle, and do not include applicable gas taxes or destination charges.