Colorado vs Frontier

Vs Nissan Frontier



  • 2020 Best Buy Award - Midsize Pickup1
  • Colorado ZR2 Bison: Overland Journal's Truck of the Year
  • Colorado ZR2: Editors' Chocie Best Off-Roader
  • 2017 5-Year Cost to Own - Midsize Pick-Up (Extended Cab)2
  • 2017 Edmunds Most Wanted Midsize Truck
  • 5-star Overall Side Crash Rating3,10
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
Overall Side Crash Rating


Who says you can't have both luxury and eco-friendly fuel efficiency? The 2022 Chevrolet Colorado3,5 offers more miles per gallon both in the city and on the highway than the 2022 Nissan Frontier4 - 1 more and 4 more MPGs, respectively - meaning you'll use less fuel and emit fewer greenhouse gases, while still enjoying the luxury and performance you've come to expect from Chevrolet. Bravo!
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
EPA Estimated City MPG
EPA Estimated Highway MPG


While they're not as popular in more mild areas, in frigid climates many drivers find heated seats, a standard feature on the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado6, quite necessary. If you want heated seats on the 2022 Nissan Frontier7, though, you'll have to pay extra for them.

The refinement and luxury of leather seating is a standard feature in the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado3, but it's only available as an add-on option in the 2022 Nissan Frontier8.

No more parallel parking jitters - the Rear Parking Aid, standard on the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado6, can help guide you into the perfect parking spot, signaling when you're getting too close to the curb, or other cars. Unless you enjoy the parallel parking jitters, in which case, choose the 2022 Nissan Frontier4, and don't pay extra for the rear parking aid option.
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
Heated Front Seats
Leather Seating
Rear Parking Aid


If you're carrying considerable cargo, the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's9 increased torque - 3699 lb.-ft. vs. 2814 lb.-ft. - can mean the difference between easy going and a sluggish ride.

This ain't your grandpa's diesel engine - the optional diesel-powered engine in the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado is cleaner and more efficient than ever before.

Enjoy the increased safety, fuel economy, and yes, fun, of the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's6 optional turbocharged engine. Sadly, turbo isn't an option on the 2022 Nissan Frontier.
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
Engine Types
Diesel, GasGas


Who wouldn't want more miles between fill-ups? With a 63 miles higher estimated combined tank range, the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado6 will keep you on the road longer than the 2022 Nissan Frontier4.

Tired of hunching over the steering wheel, or scooting the driver's seat all the way back? No worries. The 2022 Chevrolet Colorado3 offers more inches of combined front head and leg room than the 2022 Nissan Frontier4, making the awkward hunch-back driving pose a thing of the past.

The 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's6 980-lb. increase in towing capacity over the 2022 Nissan Frontier4 means you'll be able to tow just about anything, for the job site or for a weekend fishing trip.

The 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's3 slightly smaller turn radius means more agile maneuvering and easier parking.

Even an increase of just an inch or two in wheel base can mean more stability, and the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado3 has 2 more of those stability-increasing inches.
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
Estimated Combined Tank Range
Front Head Room
Front Leg Room
Towing Capacity
Turning Circle


With an MSRP of $2,640 less than the 2022 Nissan Frontier4, the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado3 provides the budget-conscious buyer enough cost savings to fill the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's3 gas tank two dozen times, with a little money left over for road-trip snacks11.

In the very unlikely event you'll need it, help is just a phone call away, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, with the 2022 Chevrolet Colorado's3 Roadside Assistance, standard for 2 years longer than 2022 Nissan Frontier4.
2022 Chevrolet Colorado2022 Nissan Frontier
Roadside Assistance
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3 - 2022 Chevrolet Colorado 2WD Ext Cab 128
4 - 2022 Nissan Frontier King Cab 4x2 S Auto
5 - 2022 Chevrolet Colorado 4WD Crew Cab 128
6 - 2022 Chevrolet Colorado 2WD Crew Cab 128
7 - 2022 Nissan Frontier King Cab 4x2 SV Auto
8 - 2022 Nissan Frontier Crew Cab 4x2 SV Auto
9 - 2022 Chevrolet Colorado 4WD Ext Cab 128
11 - Based on the price of $40.00 to fill the gas tank.