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2022 Chevrolet Colorado vs. 2023 Ford F-150 Review

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2022 Chevrolet

MSRP*: $26,135 to $45,200
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2023 Ford

MSRP*: $34,585 to $84,910
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MPG - City 16 - 19 MPG 14 - 23 MPG
MPG - Hwy 18 - 25 MPG 16 - 26 MPG
Seating Capacity 2 - 5 seats 3 - 5 seats
Cargo Space 41.3 - 49.9 ft3 52.8 - 77.4 ft3
  • 181-hp, 2.8-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Diesel Fuel)
  • 200-hp, 2.5-liter, 4 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 308-hp, 3.6-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 290-hp, 3.3-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
  • 325-hp, 2.7-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
  • 400-hp, 5.0-liter, 8 Cylinder Engine (Flex Fuel Capability)
  • 430-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gas/Electric Hybrid)
  • 450-hp, 3.5-liter, V6 Cylinder Engine (Gasoline Fuel)
Transmission Automatic Automatic
Drivetrain Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive Four Wheel Drive, Rear Wheel Drive
Horsepower 200 - 308 hp 290 - 450 hp
Towing Capacity 5,000 - 7,700 lbs 5,000 - 11,300 lbs
Exterior Length 212.4 - 224.9 in 209.1 - 250.3 in
Exterior Width 74.3 - 76.7 in 79.9 - 86.6 in
Leg Room Front 45.0 in
Rear 28.6 - 35.8 in
Front 43.9 in
Rear 33.5 - 43.6 in
Head Room Front 41.4 in
Rear 36.7 - 38.3 in
Front 40.8 in
Rear 40.3 - 40.4 in

*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.

Comparison Review

Due to its greater head- and legroom, passengers in the extended cab will be able to stretch out a lot more in the Ford F-150 than in the Chevrolet Colorado. The Chevrolet Colorado offers just a little more head- and legroom than the Ford F-150, making it a little roomier and more comfortable.

The Ford F-150 requires less frequent visits to the gas station than the Chevrolet Colorado, making it more convenient to drive.

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 Ford F-150, when considering MSRP.

Since the Chevrolet Colorado is much slimmer than the Ford F-150, 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 Ford F-150.

The Chevrolet Colorado has a significantly smaller turning radius than the Ford F-150, allowing you to more easily maneuver in and out of tight spots.

In terms of towing capacity, the Ford F-150 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 Ford F-150.

The Chevrolet Colorado offers much less torque than the Ford F-150, which generally means that it won't feel as fast or powerful.

In terms of seating, you'll be able to fit the same number of people in the Chevrolet Colorado as you will the Ford F-150. The Ford F-150 has a lot more cargo capacity for hauling lumber or gardening supplies than the Chevrolet Colorado.