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2012 Chevrolet Colorado Rebates and Incentives

Prices and Incentives

Dealer Price:
$17,475 - $30,320

Original MSRP:
$16,776 - $28,804

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Review
The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD is a 2-door, 3-passenger new compact truck that has been carried over from 2012. The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD is offered in two models - the Work Truck and the 1LT. The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD models have a 2.9 liter, I4, 185hp engine and a 5-speed manual transmission. The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD carries a 36,000/36 month basic warranty and averages over 10 MPG in the city and 25mpg on the highway.

The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD 1LT comes with the following standard features: vehicle/radio anti-theft, locking tail gate, traction control and stability control, ABS brakes, roadside assistance warranty, OnStar® hands-free telephone, a CD player, MP3 player, Bluetooth® wireless access, radio data display, daytime running lights, halogen headlights, fog lights, rear bumper step-up, front air dam, regular cab, manual air conditioning, cruise, digital clock, voice activated controls, trip computer, tire pressure monitor, leather steering wheel, cloth bench seat, tilt steering column, tinted glass and folding exterior mirrors. *All listed features may not come standard on the 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD Work Truck.

Some optional upgrades for the 2012 Chevrolet Models include - power exterior mirrors, 4-speed automatic transmission, a towing package, a protection package, a preferred equipment group package, a power convenience package, side steps, a front license plate bracket, full-size spare tire and an engine block heater.

The 2012 Chevrolet Colorado Regular Cab 2WD is a new car under $20,000 that has a starting price of $18,205.
Warranty Information
Basic: 3 Years/36,000 Miles
Recalls Issued
US NHTSA CAMPAIGN ID 11V552000
Mfg's Report Date NOV 17, 2011
Component SEAT BELTS:FRONT
Number of Units Affected 5,220
Summary GENERAL MOTORS (GM) IS RECALLING CERTAIN MODEL YEAR 2012 CHEVROLET COLORADO AND GMC CANYON VEHICLES, MANUFACTURED FROM SEPTEMBER 9, 2011, THROUGH OCTOBER 19, 2011, FOR FAILING TO COMPLY WITH THE REQUIREMENTS OF FEDERAL MOTOR VEHICLE SAFETY STANDARD NUMBER 208, "OCCUPANT CRASH PROTECTION." THESE VEHICLES MAY HAVE BEEN PRODUCED WITH DRIVER SAFETY BELT BUCKLE ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR TERMINALS THAT DO NOT FIT SNUGLY WITH THE CONNECTOR PINS, CAUSING THE CONNECTION TO BE INTERMITTENT.
Consequence THE LOOSE CONNECTIONS MAY CAUSE THE DRIVER TO NOT RECEIVE A VISUAL OR AUDIBLE WARNING THAT THE DRIVER SEAT BELT IS NOT FASTENED, THEREBY INCREASING THE RISK OF PERSONAL INJURY IN THE EVENT OF A CRASH.
Remedy GM WILL NOTIFY OWNERS AND DEALERS WILL REPLACE THE SEAT BELT BUCKLE ELECTRICAL CONNECTOR TERMINALS FREE OF CHARGE. THE SAFETY RECALL IS EXPECTED TO BEGIN ON OR BEFORE NOVEMBER 30, 2011. OWNERS MAY CONTACT CHEVROLET AT 1-800-630-2438 AND GMC AT 1-866-996-9463.
Notes GM'S SAFETY RECALL CAMPAIGN NUMBER IS 11322. OWNERS MAY ALSO CONTACT THE NATIONAL HIGHWAY TRAFFIC SAFETY ADMINISTRATION'S VEHICLE SAFETY HOTLINE AT 1-888-327-4236 (TTY 1-800-424-9153), OR GO TO HTTP://WWW.SAFERCAR.GOV .

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Models & Prices

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Work Truck
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
2WD Reg Cab Work Truck $17,475 $16,776 $274 / Month*
2WD Reg Chassis Cab Work Truck $19,670 $18,883 $308 / Month*
2WD Ext Cab Work Truck $19,730 $18,941 $309 / Month*
4WD Reg Cab Work Truck $20,980 $20,141 $329 / Month*
4WD Ext Cab Work Truck $23,030 $22,109 $361 / Month*
4WD Reg Chassis Cab Work Truck $23,125 $22,200 $362 / Month*

2012 Chevrolet Colorado LT w/1LT
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
2WD Reg Cab LT w/1LT $20,370 $19,352 $316 / Month*
2WD Ext Cab LT w/1LT $22,955 $21,807 $356 / Month*
2WD Crew Cab LT w/1LT $24,285 $23,071 $376 / Month*
4WD Reg Cab LT w/1LT $24,440 $23,218 $379 / Month*
4WD Ext Cab LT w/1LT $26,620 $25,289 $412 / Month*
4WD Crew Cab LT w/1LT $28,460 $27,037 $441 / Month*

2012 Chevrolet Colorado LT w/2LT
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
2WD Ext Cab LT w/2LT $26,160 $24,852 $405 / Month*
2WD Crew Cab LT w/2LT $27,490 $26,116 $426 / Month*
4WD Ext Cab LT w/2LT $29,480 $28,006 $457 / Month*
4WD Crew Cab LT w/2LT $30,320 $28,804 $470 / Month*

2012 Chevrolet Colorado LT w/3LT
Dealer Price Dealer Invoice Pricing Estimated Payments
2WD Ext Cab LT w/3LT $27,010 $25,660 $418 / Month*
2WD Crew Cab LT w/3LT $28,340 $26,923 $439 / Month*

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Features and Standard Equipment

EXTERIOR Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Air dam, Ebony
Bedliner
Bumpers front body-color upper with Dark Gray lower, rear step-style body-color with a Dark Smoke Gray pad    
Bumpers, front body-color upper and lower rear body-color and a Dark Smoke Gray pad on the rear step-style bumper      
Bumpers, front chrome upper with Dark Gray lower, rear chrome with a Dark Smoke Gray pad.      
Fog lamps, front, halogen
Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass)  
Glass, Solar-Ray deep-tinted (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass) (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)      
Grille, color-keyed bar and grille surround    
Grille, color-keyed bar with color-keyed and chrome-trimmed grille surround      
Grille, color-keyed surround with chrome bar      
Mirrors, outside manual, manual-folding      
Mirrors, outside power-adjustable, manual-folding, body-color  
Moldings, color-keyed bodyside  
Tailgate, 2-position
Tire, compact spare    
Tire, spare P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall      
Tire, spare P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall      
Tires, P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall (2WD models only.)    
Tires, P235/50R18 all-season, blackwall      
Tires, P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only. Requires (ZCY) compact spare tire or (ZNF) P235/75R16 on-/off-road blackwall spare tire.)      
Tires, P235/75R16 all-season, blackwall (4x4 models only.)    
Tires, P265/70R17 on-/off-road, blackwall (Upgradeable to (QXN) P265/65R18-112S on-/off-road, blackwall tires, when (P31) 18 x 7.5 (45.7cm x 19.1 cm) chrome aluminum wheels are ordered.)      
Wheel flares, front and rear, large, body-color      
Wheels, 4 - 17" x 7" (43.2 cm x 17.8 cm) chrome clad (Upgradeable to (P31) Wheels, 18 x 7.5 chrome aluminum.)      
Wheels, 4 -18" x 8" (45.7 cm x 20.3 cm) Midnight Silver      
Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) aluminum (2WD models only)      
Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) aluminum (4x4 models only)      
Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) steel (2WD models only)      
Wheels, 4-16" x 6" (40.6 cm x 15.2 cm) steel (4x4 models only)      
Window, rear-sliding    
Wipers, front intermittent with washers
INTERIOR Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Accents, interior Titanium Nova Silver-colored air outlets and center control stack with chrome door handle bezels, uplevel instrument cluster bezel, front upper door speaker bezel and air vent sliders
Air conditioning, single-zone manual
Assist handle, front passenger
Assist handles, front passenger and rear outboard  
Coat hook, passenger-side rear    
Coat hooks, driver- and passenger-side rear
Cruise control
Door locks, manual      
Door trim integral armrests and driver- and front passenger-side map pockets with cloth inserts
Floor covering, Ebony carpeting
Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front  
Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl front (Requires (B30) Ebony carpeted floor covering)      
Floor mats, rubberized-vinyl rear (Requires (B30) Ebony carpeted floor covering.)
Instrumentation, analog with speedometer, odometer with trip odometer, fuel level, engine temperature, tachometer and Driver Information Center
Mirror, inside rearview auto-dimming with compass and outside temperature display  
Mirror, inside rearview manual day/night      
OnStar Turn-by-Turn Navigation (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
Power outlets, 2 auxiliary with covers, 12-volt
Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear includes rear seat storage compartment  
Seats, driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear includes rear seat storage compartment (Removed by (B38) full-width rubberized-vinyl floor covering.)      
Seats, front 60/40 split-bench    
Seats, front bucket with adjustable (up/down) outboard head restraints and map pockets on seatbacks    
Seats, second row 60/40 split-bench, flat-folding  
Steering column, Tilt-Wheel
Steering wheel, leather-wrapped
Stolen Vehicle Assistance (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
Theft-deterrent system, vehicle, PASSlock
Visors, driver and front passenger, padded with cloth includes front passenger vanity mirror
Warning tones headlamp on, key-in-ignition, driver safety belt unfasten and turn signal on
Windows, manual driver and front passenger      
MECHANICAL Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Alternator, 125 amps  
Alternator, 145 amps      
Battery, heavy-duty 590 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection
Brakes, 4-wheel antilock, front disc/rear drum
Differential, automatic locking rear    
Differential, automatic locking rear (Included on 4x4 models.)      
Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder SFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
Engine, 2.9L DOHC 4-cylinder SFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)    
Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm)      
Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
Engine, 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Standard on 4x4 models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
Engine, 5.3L V8 SFI (300 hp [223.7 kW] @ 5200 rpm, 320 lb-ft of torque [432.0 Nm] @ 3600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
Four wheel drive  
Front underbody shield (4x4 models only)    
Front underbody shield (Included and only available on 2WD models with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine. Standard on 4x4 models.)      
GVWR, 4850 lbs. (2200 kg) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)    
GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg)      
GVWR, 5000 lbs. (2268 kg) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)    
GVWR, 5150 lbs. (2336 kg) (4x4 models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)    
GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg)      
GVWR, 5300 lbs. (2404 kg) (4x4 models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify)    
Pickup box, Fleetside, all-welded steel with double wall construction and corrosion protection with 4 cargo tie-downs
Rear axle, 3.42 ratio      
Rear axle, 3.73 ratio (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)  
Rear wheel drive
Recovery hooks, 2 front, frame-mounted      
Recovery hooks, 2 front, frame-mounted (4x4 models only)    
Steering, power, rack-and-pinion
Suspension Package, Heavy-Duty    
Suspension Package, Off-Road      
Suspension Package, Sport      
Suspension, front independent coil springs      
Suspension, front independent coil springs (2WD models only)    
Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar      
Suspension, front, torsion bar and stabilizer bar (4X4 models only)    
Suspension, rear semi-floating axle with 2-stage multi-leaf springs
Trailer hitch, weight distribution platform (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)    
Trailer wiring, 7-pin sealed connector (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)    
Trailering equipment includes (VR4) trailer hitch (with weight distributing platform) and (UY7) 7-pin sealed trailer wiring connector (Included on 4x4 models.)    
Transfer case, Insta-Trac, electronic shift with dash-mounted controls (4x4 models only.)  
Transmission, 4-speed automatic, electronically controlled with overdrive (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)  
Transmission, 5-speed manual with overdrive (Not available with (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI engine. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
PACKAGE Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Power Convenience Package with power windows, power door locks with lockout protection, Remote Keyless Entry, (DE6) outside power-adjustable, manual-folding mirrors and (DF5) inside rearview auto-dimming mirror with compass and temperature display  
SAFETY Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (A note about child safety: Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size. Even with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See your vehicle Owner's Handbook for more information.)
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, driver and right-front passenger, first and second row outboard passengers (Head Curtain Side Air Bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size, even with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual for more safety information.)
Automatic Crash Response (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
Door locks, child security rear  
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats  
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seats.)      
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling (Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, adjustable (center front position lap belt with bench seat only)
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions  
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seat.)      
StabiliTrak, stability control system with Traction Control
Tire Pressure Monitor
ENTERTAINMENT Features
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Audio system feature, uplevel speaker system
Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock  
Audio system, AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package.)      
Audio system, AM/FM stereo with seek-and-scan and digital clock (Included and only available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)      
Bluetooth for Phone, personal cell phone connectivity to vehicle audio system (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)      
SiriusXM Satellite Radio is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)  

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Options and Addition Equipment

ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
(ZQ6) POWER CONVENIENCE PACKAGE, DELETE. (Must specify (R7L) (ZQ6) Power Convenience Package delete or (ZQ6) Power Convenience Package.) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*    
ALTERNATOR, 145 AMPS (Included and only available with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine)      
BED RAIL PROTECTORS (Included and only available with (PDM) Bodyguard Package)  
BODYGUARD PACKAGE includes (T4V) Bed rail protectors and (VQK) Molded splash guards, LPO. (Available on Retail orders only.)  
DIFFERENTIAL, AUTOMATIC LOCKING REAR      
DIFFERENTIAL, AUTOMATIC LOCKING REAR (Requires (M30) 4-speed automatic transmission.)      
ENGINE BLOCK HEATER (Required in the "Ship to" states Alaska, Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and South Dakota)
FLOOR COVERING, FULL-WIDTH RUBBERIZED-VINYL      
FLOOR COVERING, FULL-WIDTH RUBBERIZED-VINYL (Removes (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seat and (B30) Ebony carpeting floor covering.)      
FRONT UNDERBODY SHIELD (Included and only available on 2WD models with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine. Standard on 4x4 models.)      
GLASS, SOLAR-RAY DEEP-TINTED (all windows except light-tinted glass on windshield, driver-and front passenger-side glass)      
ILLINOIS COST SURCHARGE
LICENSE PLATE BRACKET, FRONT (Will be forced on orders with ship-to states that require a front license plate.)
LPO, BRUSHED ALUMINUM TUBULAR ASSIST STEPS (Not available with (VXW) Molded assist steps, LPO or (VQG) Protection Package, LPO.)      
LPO, CHROME ACCESSORY PACKAGE includes the following dealer-installed accessories: chrome fuel fill door and polished exhaust tip    
LPO, CHROME ACCESSORY PACKAGE includes the following dealer-installed accessories: chrome fuel fill door and polished exhaust tip *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*    
LPO, CHROME GRILLE AND INSERTS      
LPO, CHROME STAINLESS STEEL TUBULAR ASSIST STEPS with Gray diamond step pad (Not available with (VXW) Molded assist steps, LPO or (VQG) Protection Package, LPO.)    
LPO, MOLDED ASSIST STEPS (1 - Not available with (VXY) Brushed aluminum tubular assist steps, LPO or (VQG) Protection Package, LPO.)      
LPO, MOLDED ASSIST STEPS (Not available with (E25) Chrome stainless steel tubular assist steps, LPO or (VQG) Protection Package, LPO.)    
LPO, MOLDED SPLASH GUARDS      
LPO, MOLDED SPLASH GUARDS (Included with (VQG) Protection Package and (PDM) Bodyguard Package.)    
LPO, PERSONAL AUDIO LINK (No longer available to order for the 2012 model year. Requires (US8) AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player.) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*
LPO, PERSONAL AUDIO LINK (No longer available to order for the 2012 model year.) *No Longer Factory Orderable, See Dealer for Current Availability*      
LPO, PROTECTION PACKAGE includes the following dealer-installed accessories: (VXW) Molded assist steps, LPO, (VQK) Molded splash guards, LPO and (VPB) Soft tonneau cover, LPO (Not available with (VZZ) Stationary tool box, LPO or (E25) Chrome stainless steel tubular assist steps, LPO.)    
LPO, PROTECTION PACKAGE includes the following dealer-installed accessories: (VXW) Molded assist steps, LPO, (VQK) Molded splash guards, LPO and (VPB) Soft tonneau cover, LPO (Not available with (VZZ) Stationary tool box, LPO or (VXY) Brushed aluminum tubular assist steps, LPO)      
LPO, SOFT TONNEAU COVER (Not available with (VQG) Protection Package, LPO or (VZZ) Stationary tool box, LPO.)    
LPO, SOFT TONNEAU COVER (Not available with (VZZ) Stationary tool box, LPO.)      
LPO, STATIONARY TOOL BOX, FULL-WIDTH, METAL, DIAMOND-PATTERN, ALUMINUM TOOL BOX with stainless steel hinge and foam-filled lid.      
LPO, STATIONARY TOOL BOX, FULL-WIDTH, METAL, DIAMOND-PATTERN, ALUMINUM TOOL BOX with stainless steel hinge and foam-filled lid. (Not available with (VPB) Soft tonneau cover, LPO or (VQG) Protection Package, LPO.)  
MIRRORS, OUTSIDE POWER-ADJUSTABLE, MANUAL-FOLDING, BODY-COLOR      
NEW JERSEY COST SURCHARGE *Required on all vehicles ordered by New Jersey dealers*
SIRIUSXM SATELLITE RADIO is standard on nearly all 2012 GM models. Enjoy a 3-month trial to the 'XM Select' package, with over 170 channels including commercial-free music, all your favorite sports, exclusive talk and entertainment. And now add premium channels to your trial at no-cost. Welcome to the world of satellite radio. (Requires (US8) AM/FM stereo with CD/MP3 player. Requires a subscription sold separately by SiriusXM after the trial period. If you decide to continue your service at the end of your subscription, service will automatically renew and bill, at the rates in effect at the time of renewal, until you call SiriusXM at 1-866-635-2349 to cancel. See our Customer Agreement for complete terms at www.siriusxm.com. Available only to those at least 18 and older in the 48 contiguous USA and D.C.)      
STREET PAK II APPEARANCE PACKAGE includes (AR9) front bucket seats, (P67) 18" Midnight Silver wheels with (QDG) P235/50R18 all-season blackwall tires, front grille with screen mesh, chrome surround and color-keyed bar, painted front and rear fascia, tailgate body-color cap, chrome exterior door handles, and White instrument panel cluster (2WD models only. Not available with (48U) Deep Navy.)      
TRAILER HITCH, WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)    
TRAILER HITCH, WEIGHT DISTRIBUTION PLATFORM (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment.)      
TRAILER WIRING, 7-PIN SEALED CONNECTOR (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment)      
TRAILER WIRING, 7-PIN SEALED CONNECTOR (Included and only available with (Z82) Trailering equipment. Included on 4x4 models.)    
TRAILERING EQUIPMENT includes (VR4) trailer hitch (with weight distributing platform) and (UY7) 7-pin sealed trailer wiring connector      
TRAILERING EQUIPMENT includes (VR4) trailer hitch (with weight distributing platform) and (UY7) 7-pin sealed trailer wiring connector (Included on 4x4 models.)    
WINDOW, REAR-SLIDING      
AXLE Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
REAR AXLE, 3.42 RATIO      
REAR AXLE, 3.73 RATIO (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)  
REAR AXLE, 4.10 RATIO (4x4 models only. Included and only available with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
EMISSIONS Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
EMISSIONS OVERRIDE, CALIFORNIA (allows a dealer in states that require California emissions - Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island or Washington - to order Federal emissions for a vehicle that will be registered in a state that has Federal emission requirements). Do not use for vehicles that will be registered in Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island or Washington. (Requires (FE9) Federal emissions requirements. Not available in Maine or Vermont)
EMISSIONS OVERRIDE, FEDERAL (for vehicles ordered by dealers in Federal emission states with (YF5) or (NE1) emissions - Not required for vehicles being shipped to Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont or Washington) (Requires (YF5) California state emissions requirements or (NE1) Arizona, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont or Washington state emissions requirements.)
EMISSIONS OVERRIDE, STATE-SPECIFIC (for dealers ordering vehicles in (YF5) or (NE1) emission states - Arizona, California, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington) (Allows a California dealer (YF5 emissions) to order (NE1) emissions with (NB9) emissions override code for registration in (NE1) states; or, an Arizona, Connecticut, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, Vermont and Washington dealer (NE1 emissions) to order (YF5) emissions with (NB9) emissions override code for registration in California.)
EMISSIONS, ARIZONA, CONNECTICUT, MAINE, MARYLAND, MASSACHUSETTS, NEW JERSEY, NEW YORK, OREGON, PENNSYLVANIA, RHODE ISLAND, VERMONT AND WASHINGTON STATE REQUIREMENTS
EMISSIONS, CALIFORNIA STATE REQUIREMENTS
EMISSIONS, FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS
ENGINE Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
ENGINE, 2.9L DOHC 4-CYLINDER SFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (STD) (2WD models only. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 2.9L DOHC 4-CYLINDER SFI (185 hp [137.9 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 190 lb-ft [263.2 Nm] @ 2800 rpm) (STD) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)    
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Not available with (MA5) 5-speed manual transmission. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (Standard on 4x4 models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (STD)      
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (STD) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 3.7L DOHC 5-CYLINDER SFI (242 hp [180.4 kW] @ 5600 rpm), 242 lb-ft [326.7 N-m] @ 4600 rpm) (STD) (Standard on 4x4 models. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 5.3L V8 SFI (300 hp [223.7 kW] @ 5200 rpm, 320 lb-ft of torque [432.0 Nm] @ 3600 rpm) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
ENGINE, 5.3L V8 SFI (300 hp [223.7 kW] @ 5200 rpm, 320 lb-ft of torque [432.0 Nm] @ 3600 rpm) (STD) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
GVWR Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
GVWR, 5300 LBS. (2404 KG)      
GVWR, 5500 LBS. (2495 KG) (Included and only available with (LH9) 5.3L V8 SFI engine. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
PAINT Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
AQUA BLUE METALLIC
BLACK
DARK GRAY METALLIC (Not available on 3LT or (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package.)  
DEEP NAVY (Not available on with 3LT or (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package.)  
INFERNO ORANGE METALLIC (Not available on 3LT or (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package.)  
SHEER SILVER METALLIC
SUMMIT WHITE
VICTORY RED
PAINT SCHEME Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
SOLID PAINT
PREFERRED EQUIPMENT GROUP Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
LT PREFERRED EQUIPMENT GROUP Includes Standard Equipment  
WORK TRUCK PREFERRED EQUIPMENT GROUP Includes Standard Equipment      
RADIO Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
AUDIO SYSTEM, AM/FM STEREO with CD/MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock      
AUDIO SYSTEM, AM/FM STEREO with CD/MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock (STD)  
AUDIO SYSTEM, AM/FM STEREO with CD/MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), automatic volume and TheftLock (STD) (Not available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package.)      
AUDIO SYSTEM, AM/FM STEREO with seek-and-scan and digital clock (STD) (Included and only available with (Y5D) Crew Cab Value Option Package)      
SEAT TRIM Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
EBONY, DELUXE CLOTH includes manual recliners with integral outboard head restraints
EBONY, LEATHER-APPOINTED SEATS includes 8-way power driver seat adjuster, 6-way power front passenger seat adjuster, heated driver and front passenger seats with power lumbar control and adjustable outboard head restraints (Available on Crew Cab models only. Includes heated front seats.)  
EBONY/LIGHT CASHMERE, DELUXE CLOTH includes manual recliners with integral outboard head restraints  
EBONY/LIGHT CASHMERE, LEATHER-APPOINTED SEATS includes 8-way power driver seat adjuster, 6-way power front passenger seat adjuster, heated driver and front passenger seats with power lumbar control and adjustable outboard head restraints (Available on Crew Cab models only. Includes heated front seats.)  
MEDIUM PEWTER, VINYL includes integral outboard head restraints and dual cup holders (Not available on Regular or Extended Cab 4x4 models. On retail orders requires (B38) full-width rubberized-vinyl floor covering, (MA5) 5-speed manual transmission and (UMR) AM/FM stereo.)      
SEAT TYPE Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
SEATS, FRONT 60/40 SPLIT-BENCH (STD)    
SEATS, FRONT BUCKET with adjustable (up/down) outboard head restraints and map pockets on seatbacks      
SEATS, FRONT BUCKET with adjustable (up/down) outboard head restraints and map pockets on seatbacks (Included and only available with (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package on 2WD model only.)      
SEATS, FRONT BUCKET with adjustable (up/down) outboard head restraints and map pockets on seatbacks (STD)    
SHIP THRU CODES Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
SHIP THRU, PRODUCED IN SHREVEPORT ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPED TO ADRIAN STEEL, WENTZVILLE (MSRP = $615.00) Vehicle will be returned to Wentzville assembly for shipping to final destination,
SHIP THRU, PRODUCED IN SHREVEPORT ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPED TO DEALERS TRUCK EQUIPMENT FOR UPFIT (MSRP = $150.00) Available on Models C*15403, C*15603, C*15653 and C*15643. Vehicle will be returned to Shreveport assembly for shipping to final destination.
SHIP THRU, PRODUCED IN SHREVEPORT ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPED TO KNAPHEIDE TRUCK EQUIPMENT, READ OAK, TX (MSRP $385.00) Vehicle will be returned to Arlington assembly for shipping to final destination.
SHIP THRU, PRODUCED IN SHREVEPORT ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPED TO STEELWELD FOR UPFIT Available on Models C*15403, C*15603, C*15653 and C*15643. Vehicle will be returned to Shreveport assembly for shipping to final destination.
SHIP THRU, PRODUCED IN SHREVEPORT ASSEMBLY AND SHIPPED TO STEELWELD ST. CLAIR, MO (MSRP = $685.00) Vehicle will be returned to Wentzville assembly for shipping to final destination. *PRICE TO FOLLOW*
SPARE TIRE Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
TIRE, COMPACT SPARE (STD)    
TIRE, SPARE P215/70R16 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (2WD models only. Requires (QRD) P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall tires or (QDG) P235/50R18 all-season, blackwall tires.)      
TIRE, SPARE P235/75R16 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (4x4 models only. Requires (QNF) P235/70R16 all-season, blackwall tires.)      
TIRES Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
TIRES, P215/70R16 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (STD) (2WD models only.)      
TIRES, P235/50R18 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (2WD models only. Included and only available with (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package. Includes (ZRD) P215/70R16 all-season, blackwall spare tire.)      
TIRES, P235/75R16 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (STD) (4x4 models only. Requires (ZCY) compact spare tire or (ZNF) P235/75R16 on-/off-road blackwall spare tire.)      
TIRES, P235/75R16 ALL-SEASON, BLACKWALL (STD) (4x4 models only.)    
TIRES, P265/65R18-112S ON-/OFF-ROAD, BLACKWALL (Included and only available with (P31) Wheels, 18 x 7.5 (45.7cm x 19.1 cm) chrome aluminum.)      
TIRES, P265/70R17 ON-/OFF-ROAD, BLACKWALL (STD) (Upgradeable to (QXN) P265/65R18-112S on-/off-road, blackwall tires, when (P31) 18 x 7.5 (45.7cm x 19.1 cm) chrome aluminum wheels are ordered.)      
TRANSMISSION Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
TRANSMISSION, 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC, ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED WITH OVERDRIVE (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
TRANSMISSION, 4-SPEED AUTOMATIC, ELECTRONICALLY CONTROLLED WITH OVERDRIVE (STD) (Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)  
TRANSMISSION, 5-SPEED MANUAL WITH OVERDRIVE (STD) (Not available with (LLR) 3.7L DOHC 5-cylinder SFI engine. Refer to the Engine and Axle section for compatibility requirements. Must specify.)      
WHEELS Options
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
WHEELS, 18 X 7.5 (45.7CM X 19.1 CM) CHROME ALUMINUM      
WHEELS, 4 - 17" X 7" (43.2 CM X 17.8 CM) CHROME CLAD (STD) (Upgradeable to (P31) Wheels, 18 x 7.5 chrome aluminum.)      
WHEELS, 4 -18" X 8" (45.7 CM X 20.3 CM) MIDNIGHT SILVER (2WD models only. Included and only available with (CBN) Street Pak II Appearance Package.)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6" (40.6 CM X 15.2 CM) ALUMINUM (STD) (2WD models only)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6" (40.6 CM X 15.2 CM) ALUMINUM (STD) (4x4 models only)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6.5" (38.1 CM X 16.5 CM) CHROME CLAD (2WD models only)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6.5" (38.1 CM X 16.5 CM) CHROME CLAD (2WD models only. Requires (AR9) front bucket seats.)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6.5" (38.1 CM X 16.5 CM) CHROME CLAD (4x4 models only)      
WHEELS, 4-16" X 6.5" (38.1 CM X 16.5 CM) CHROME CLAD (4x4 models only. Requires (AR9) front bucket seats.)      

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Technical Specifications

Brakes
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel 4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes Yes Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 1.6 11.2 x 1.6 11.2 x 1.6 11.2 x 1.6
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Cargo Area Dimensions
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6 42.6 42.6 42.6
Engine
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Displacement 2.9L/177 2.9L/177 3.7L/226 5.3/323
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl Gas 4-Cyl Gas 5-Cyl Gas V8
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5600 185 @ 5600 242 @ 5600 300 @ 5200
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 190 @ 2800 190 @ 2800 242 @ 4600 320 @ 4000
Exterior Dimensions
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Height, Overall (in) 64.9 64.9 64.9 64.9
Wheelbase (in) 111.3 111.3 126.0 126.0
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6 67.6 67.6 67.6
Fuel Tank
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19 19 19 19
Steering
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Pwr Pwr
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4 39.4 44.3 44.3
Tires
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/70R16 P265/65R18 P235/50R18
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/70R16 P265/65R18 P235/50R18
Transmission
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive Rear Wheel Drive
Trans Description Cont. Automatic Automatic Automatic Automatic
Trans Type 4 4 4 4
Vehicle
Work Truck LT w/1LT LT w/2LT LT w/3LT
Front Head Room (in) 39.3 39.3 39.3 39.3
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0 44.0 42.2 42.2
Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1 57.1 57.1 57.1
Passenger Capacity 2 2 5 5
Second Head Room (in) 39.3 39.3 39.3 39.3
Second Leg Room (in) 23.1 23.1 23.1 23.1
Second Shoulder Room (in) 57.2 57.2 57.2 57.2

2012 Chevrolet Colorado Safety Features

Safety Features
Air bags, frontal, driver and right-front passenger with Passenger Sensing System (A note about child safety: Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size. Even with air bags and the Passenger Sensing System, children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. Never place a rear-facing infant restraint in the front seat of any vehicle equipped with an active frontal air bag. See your vehicle Owner's Handbook for more information.)
Air bags, head curtain side-impact, driver and right-front passenger, first and second row outboard passengers (Head Curtain Side Air Bags are designed to help reduce the risk of head and neck injuries to front and rear seat occupants on the near side of certain side-impact collisions. Always use safety belts and the correct child restraint for your child's age and size, even with air bags. Children are safer when properly secured in a rear seat in the appropriate infant, child or booster seat. See the Owner's Manual for more safety information.)
Automatic Crash Response (Deleted when (UE0) OnStar delete is ordered.)
Daytime Running Lamps with automatic exterior lamp control
Door locks, child security rear
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats
LATCH system (Lower Anchors and Top tethers for CHildren), for child safety seats (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seats.)
OnStar, 6 months of Directions and Connections plan includes Automatic Crash Response, Emergency Services, Crisis Assist, Stolen Vehicle Assistance, Remote Door Unlock, Turn-by-Turn Navigation with OnStar eNav (where available), OnStar Vehicle Diagnostics, Roadside Assistance, Remote Horn and Lights, and Hands Free Calling (Visit onstar.com for details and system limitations.)
Safety belts, 3-point, driver and right-front passenger, adjustable (center front position lap belt with bench seat only)
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions
Safety belts, 3-point, rear, all seating positions (Included and only available with (AJ2) driver- and passenger-side, forward-facing, flat-folding rear seat.)
StabiliTrak, stability control system with Traction Control
Tire Pressure Monitor
News Reports & Reviews
NHTSA CRASH TEST RESULTS N/A