Specs

Research 2009 Chevrolet Colorado specs for the trims available. Choose the desired trim / style from the dropdown list to see the corresponding specs.

Work Truck Regular Cab 2-Wheel Drive Work Truck

Brakes

Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes
Brake Type Pwr
Brake ABS System 4-Wheel
Brake ABS System (Second Line)
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.2 x 1.6
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in)
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 11.6 x 2.5

Cargo Area Dimensions

Cargo Box Length @ Floor (in) 72.8
Cargo Box Width @ Floor (in) 57.2
Ext'd Cab Cargo Volume (ft³)
Cargo Volume (ft³) 44.0
Tailgate Width (in) 52.4
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 18.6
Cargo Box Width @ Top, Rear (in)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 42.6

Cooling System

Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) - TBD -

Electrical

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 145
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 125
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd)
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 590
Maximum Alternator Watts

Emissions

EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 5
EPA Greenhouse Gas Score 3

Engine

SAE Net Torque @ RPM 320 @ 4000
Engine Oil Cooler
Engine Order Code LLR
Engine Order Code LH8
Engine Order Code LLV
Engine Type Gas 5-Cyl
Engine Type Gas V8
Engine Type Gas 4-Cyl
Displacement 3.7L/226
Displacement 5.3/232
Displacement 2.9L/177
Fuel System SFI
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 242 @ 5600
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 300 @ 5200
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 185 @ 5600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 242 @ 4600
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 190 @ 2800

Exterior Dimensions

Cab to End of Frame (in) - TBD -
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 33.0
Ground to Top of Frame (in)
Frame Width, Rear (in)
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 7.7
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.7
Cab to Axle (in) 34.2
Front Bumper to Back of Cab (in) 110.9
Overhang, Rear w/o bumper (in) - TBD -
Overhang, Front (in) 33.9
Height, Overall (in) 64.9
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 67.6
Length, Overall w/o rear bumper (in) 192.4
Wheelbase (in) 111.3

Frame

Frame Type Ladder

Fuel Tank

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 19
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal)
Aux Fuel Tank Location
Fuel Tank Location Inboard LH Frame Rail

Interior Dimensions

Front Shoulder Room (in) 57.1
Front Leg Room (in) 44.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.3
Front Hip Room (in) 53.3
Passenger Capacity 3

Mileage

EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 24
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 17
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 19
Fuel Economy Est-Combined (MPG) 20
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 15
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 17
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 23

Steering

Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 39.4
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft)
Steering Type Pwr
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 17.4
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 3.31

Summary

Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Colorado
Body Code E63
Body Style Regular Cab

Suspension

Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2633
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Axle Type - Front Independent
Axle Type - Rear Semi-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2633
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 2900
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 4.10
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.73
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 30
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 30
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.10
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in)
Suspension Type - Front Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear 2-Stage Multi-Leaf

Tires

Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Front Tire Size P215/70R16
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size P235/75R16
Spare Tire Size P215/70R16
Spare Tire Size Compact
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1452
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare
Front Tire Order Code QRD
Rear Tire Order Code QRD
Spare Tire Order Code ZNF
Spare Tire Order Code ZSR
Spare Tire Order Code ZRD
Spare Tire Order Code ZCY

Trailering

Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 600
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 510
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3400
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 360
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4000
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2400
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 3500
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 350

Transmission

Trans Order Code MA5
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low
Transfer Case Power Take Off
Trans PTO Access
Trans Power Take Off
Clutch Size (in) - TBD -
Clutch Size (in)
Reverse Ratio (:1) 3.67
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.73
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.37
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 2.26
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.75
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06
Trans Description Cont. Again
Trans Description Cont. Manual w/OD
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD
Trans Type 5
Trans Type 4
Transfer Case Model
Trans Order Code M30
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive

Weight Information

Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1395
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 1870
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 2896
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2633
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 8500
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 7000
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 6000
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 4850

Wheels

Rear Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel
Front Wheel Material Steel
Spare Wheel Size (in) Compact
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6