Chevrolet Colorado vs. Nissan Frontier

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value

Kelley Blue Book
$21,300
$19,090 - $29,490

Expert Rating

Expert Rating

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
152 - 261 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Engine Type

Engine Type
2.5L I4 DI DOHC VVT (200 hp [149.0 kW] @ 6300 rpm 191 lb
2.5L I4 DI DOHC VVT
2.5L DOHC I4
4.0L DOHC V6

Interior Features

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45 in.
42.4 in.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.4 in.
39.7 - 39.9 in.

Bluetooth

Bluetooth

MP3 Player

MP3 Player
Optional

AUX Input

AUX Input

Passengers

Passengers
2
4 - 5

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
265/70R16
P235/75TR15 - P265/70TR16

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.3 in.
125.9 in.

Turning Radius

Turning Radius
41.3 ft.
43.3 - 43.6 ft.

Width

Width
74.3 in.
72.8 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
200 hp
152 - 261 hp

Torque

Torque
191 ft. lbs.
171 - 281 ft. lbs.

Maximum Towing Capacity

Maximum Towing Capacity
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6300 lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
350 lbs.
350 - 630 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
21 gal.
21.1 gal.

Combined

Combined
23 mpg
18 - 21 mpg

City

City
20 mpg
15 - 19 mpg

Highway

Highway
26 mpg
21 - 23 mpg

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Temporary Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Tire Pressure Monitor System

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Side Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Front Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Rear Head Airbag

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Passenger Airbag Sensor

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Colorado
Nissan Frontier

Body Style

Body Style
Extended Cab Pickup
Crew Cab - King Cab

Body Code

Body Code
E63
T

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Four Wheel Drive - Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
2
4 - 5

Fuel Economy Est-Combined

Fuel Economy Est-Combined
22 mpg.
17 - 21 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City

EPA Fuel Economy Est - City
20 mpg.
15 - 19 mpg.

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy
26 mpg.
21 - 23 mpg.

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year

Tons/yr of CO2 Emissions @ 15K mi/year
8.1
8.4, 9.3, 10.4

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
5400 lbs.
4700 - 5816 lbs.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
8500 lbs.
7936 - 11230 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6300 lbs.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
350 - 630 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6300 lbs.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
350 lbs.
350 - 630 lbs.

Maximum Trailering Capacity

Maximum Trailering Capacity
3500 lbs.
3500 - 6300 lbs.

Engine Type

Engine Type
Gas I4
Regular Unleaded I-4 - Regular Unleaded V-6

Displacement

Displacement
2.5L/150
2.5 L/146 - 4.0 L/241

Fuel System

Fuel System
Direct Injection
Sequential MPI

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
5 - 6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic - Manual
Automatic w/OD - Manual w/OD

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.06 - 4.47
3.58, 3.84, 4.37

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.37 - 2.46
2.08, 2.35, 2.52

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.47 - 1.55
1.36, 1.53, 1.74

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00 - 1.16
1.00 - 1.28

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.85
0.81, 0.84, 1.00

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.67 - 0.73
0.77

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.20 - 4.03
2.76, 3.64, 3.97

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Independent
Double Wishbone

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Multi-Leaf
Leaf

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
4.10
3.13, 3.36, 3.54, 3.69, 4.08

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
265/70R16
P235/75TR15 - P265/70TR16

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
265/70R16
P235/75TR15 - P265/70TR16

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
T175/90D18
Full-Size

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 x 7 in.
15 X 6.5 - 16 X 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 x 7 in.
15 X 6.5 - 16 X 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
18 x 4.5 in.
Full-Size in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Steel
Styled Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Styled Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Aluminum
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Pwr Rack & Pinion
Rack-Pinion

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
41.3 ft.
43.3 - 43.6 ft.

Brake Type

Brake Type
Pwr
4-Wheel Disc

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-Wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.2 in.
11.1 - 11.7 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 in.
11.3 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
21 gal.
21.1 gal.

Front Head Room

Front Head Room
41.40 in.
39.7 - 39.9 in.

Front Leg Room

Front Leg Room
45.00 in.
42.4 in.

Front Shoulder Room

Front Shoulder Room
57.50 in.
58.3 in.

Front Hip Room

Front Hip Room
55.00 in.
55.6 - 55.8 in.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
128.30 in.
125.9 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
74.30 in.
72.8 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
70.40 in.
68.7 - 70.1 in.

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper

Overhang, Rear w/o bumper
47.2 in.
48.2 in.

Ground Clearance, Front

Ground Clearance, Front
8.40 in.
7.6 - 8.9 in.

Ground Clearance, Rear

Ground Clearance, Rear
8.40 in.
7.6 - 8.9 in.

Cargo Box Length @ Floor

Cargo Box Length @ Floor
74.00 in.
59.5 - 73.3 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Floor

Cargo Box Width @ Floor
57.80 in.
61.4 in.

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings

Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
44.40 in.
44.4 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Colorado
Frontier

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Small Pick-up
Small Pick-up

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Extended Cab
Crew Cab - King Cab

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Extended Cab
Crew Cab - Extended Cab

Bed Style

Bed Style
regular
regular

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
2.5
2.5 - 4.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
DOHC

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum
aluminum

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
4
4 - 6

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
4