2023 Chevrolet Colorado: A Trim Comparison

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The 2023 Chevrolet Colorado arrives this year with a full redesign. Offering optimal performance on the road and off, as well as a refreshed infotainment system, Chevy truck fans have a lot to be excited about. This new model is one of the best midsize trucks of 2023, as you’ll see in this trim comparison.

Choosing a Colorado Trim at Your Price

Unlike last year, consumers will now have five different Chevy Colorado trim options to choose from in 2023. Each trim is specially tailored to your needs, particularly when it comes to towing and offroad capability. Here’s what buyers can expect at each price point.

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The first trim is the 2023 Chevrolet Colorado WT. It starts at $29,200 but goes up depending on your choice of powertrain, as well as additional packages and standalone options.

To start with, you’ll get a turbocharged 2.7-liter four-cylinder with 237 horsepower and 259 lb-ft of torque. Otherwise, you can opt-in for a turbocharged 2.7-liter four-cylinder with 310 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque. Either engine is paired with an eight-speed automatic transmission. Rear-wheel-drive is standard but four-wheel-drive is available.

2023 chevy colorado wt

Its standard features include an 11.3-inch touch screen, an 8-inch digital gauge cluster, two USB ports, as well as wireless Apple CarPlay and Android Auto. Listen to higher-quality satellite radio on a six-speaker audio system. For optimum comfort all-year-round, automatic climate control comes standard. Safety features include a rearview camera, forward collision warning, lane departure warning, lane keeping assist, forward automatic emergency braking, and a Teen Driver monitoring system as well.


The WT Convenience package is one of the most affordable packages on the list that includes a sliding rear window, a remote lock tailgate and cruise control, available for $415. The WT Convenience package II adds eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat and a EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate for $545.

You can also add more driver assistance features to the mix at a minimal price. The Safety package, for $505, adds rear parking sensors, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert and reverse automatic emergency braking. Lastly, with the Technology package for $950, you can get a surround-view parking system, reverse pedestrian detection and adaptive cruise control.


The 2023 Chevrolet Colorado LT is a trim level that might appeal to more city-oriented drivers starting at $31,600.It offers the same standard engine as the WT trim as well as the 310-horsepower option.

2023 chevy colorado LT

A rear USB port, proximity keyless entry, a remote locking tailgate and alloy wheels are among the standard additions to this trim.


The LT Convenience package for $1,270 adds features like a sliding rear window, cruise control, dual-zone automatic climate control, and a tilt-and-telescoping steering wheel. On top of this, there are LED fog lights, and the EZ-Lift and Lower tailgate for your convenience.

The Convenience package II upgrades the front seats with heating capability and an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat. Rear-view mirrors are auto-dimming and you’ll get wireless device charging as well.

Then there’s a third Convenience package III that gives you a whole lot more for your money. This package upgrades your seating to synthetic leather upholstery, while giving you a heated steering wheel, and a rear center armrest.Other upgrades include LED headlights and tail lights, two rear USB ports and two house-hold style power outlets. In the way of safety, you’ll get blind-spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert and reverse automatic emergency braking.

Trail Boss

The 2023 Chevrolet Colorado Trailboss is the next trim level starting at $37,000, which offers drivers superior off-road and towing capability. Off-road suspension and increased vehicle lift are the most notable differences with this model.

2023 chevy colorado trail boss

It should also be noted that you lose the rear USB ports and proximity keyless entry.

The upgraded 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine with 310 horsepower comes standard.


The ZR1 is the first of the top of the line models that offer both luxury and performance upgrades. Starting at $39,900, this trim provides you with combination cloth and synthetic leather seating, proximity keyless entry, two house-hold outlets and two USB ports.

2023 chevy colorado zr1

Again, the 2.7-liter four-cylinder engine with 310 horsepower and 390 lb-ft of torque comes standard.


The Convenience package III upgrades your seats to genuine leather, with ventilation in the front,  driver’s seat memory settings and a rear center console. Other features include rear parking sensors, blind spot monitoring, rear cross traffic alert, and reverse automatic emergency braking.

Lastly, you can add a sunroof for $1K.


The 2023 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is the most expensive trim starting at $46,800. This trim option provides you with a more off-road-friendly experience. The powertrain features a turbocharged 2.7-liter four-cylinder with 310 horsepower and 430 pound-feet of torque

Some of the add-ons for this trim include 33-inch all-terrain tires, skid plates, on-demand front and rear locking differentials, and special shocks.  For those looking to hook up a trailer, a trailer hitch, brake controller, wiring and app are all gained with this trim.

2023 Chevy colorado zr2

Other upgrades featured in the ZR2 are an eight-way power-adjustable driver’s seat, heated front seats, and dual-zone climate control. It’s also worth noting the ZR2 comes with a larger 11-inch digital gauge cluster, a power tailgate and spray-on bed liner among other features.

Desert Boss Special Edition

The Desert Boss Special Edition of the ZR2 provides unique styling elements, including 17-inch beadlock wheels, body decals, an off-road light bar and bed sport bar, as well as under-body cameras.

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