2016 Chevrolet Colorado vs the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado

Finding the right pickup truck to drive around Tewksbury and Lowell is not difficult, especially when you opt for a trusted Chevrolet. Drivers looking for a fun and somewhat small pickup truck will enjoy the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado. For those looking for a larger pickup truck that still boasts the confidence you need, then the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado is a great choice. Take a look below to compare these vehicles and decide which one is the right choice for you.

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Power and Performance

The Colorado offers three different engine options. This vehicle comes standard with a 2.5L I-4 engine that has an EPA-estimated 27 highway mpg and allows you to tow up to 3,500 pounds. You can also choose the 3.6L V6 engine that gets 26 mpg highway and allows you to tow up to 7,000 pounds. Finally, you can also enjoy the 2.8L Duramax turbo-diesel engine.

The Silverado is the vehicle designed for those looking for more power or more capabilities. The 4.3L V6 engine generates 285 hp and 305 lb-ft of torque and comes standard on this model. You can opt for the 5.3L V8 engine that generates 355 hp and 383 lb-ft of torque. And if you really want to enjoy some power, then you can opt for the 6.2L V8 engine that offers 420 hp and 460 lb-ft of torque. Plus, you’ll be able to tow up to 12,000 pounds with this engine, which makes this the perfect vehicle to take with you to work.


When it comes to giving drivers the latest and greatest in technology, Chevrolet knows what they’re doing, and these two pickup trucks are no exception.

  • Available 4G LTE Wi-Fi allows you and your passengers to stay completely connected while on the go
  • Chevrolet MyLink system gives you the ability to connect your phone to your vehicle so that you can stream music, make phone calls, access your favorite apps, and more
  • RemoteLink key fob system allows you to open your vehicle’s doors without fussing with the keys


No matter if you opt for the smaller Colorado or the larger Silverado, you can count on your Chevrolet pickup truck to keep you safe every time you hit the road.

  • Forward Collision Alert will monitor your driving speed and surroundings and alert you if a frontal crash is imminent
  • Lane Departure Warning uses sensors to help keep your vehicle in its intended lane
  • Rear vision camera gives you the eyes you need when your vehicle is in reverse

Find Your New Pickup Truck at Lannan Chevrolet of Lowell

Don’t waste your time searching the internet for a great car. Instead, head to Lannan Chevrolet of Lowell to see the 2016 Chevrolet Colorado and the 2016 Chevrolet Silverado. We have a full inventory of these vehicles waiting for you. Visit our dealership at 831 Rogers Street in Lowell, contact us online, or call us at 978.458.2526 to find the Chevy truck that’s right for you.