The 2021 GMC Canyon and the 2021 Chevy Colorado are both pickups that General Motors manufacture, but there are a few aspects that you will want to consider before driving your new pickup truck home to Austin. We here at Nyle Maxwell GMC think that the Chevy Colorado is a favorite, but let’s take a closer look at both the Colorado and Canyon to help you come to a decision that’s best for you. If you would like to know the outcome of the 2021 GMC Canyon vs. the 2021 Chevy Colorado, read on to find out, or contact us!
GMC manufacturers both the GMC Canyon and the Chevy Colorado, and each has the same base engine and two optional choices. So, the significant differences are not going to be what you find when you pop the hood. Here are the three engine choices and their specifications that you may choose:
2.5-Liter 4-Cylinder Engine
3.6-Liter DOHC V6 Engine
2.8-Liter Duramax® Turbocharged Diesel Engine
All three engines offer excellent fuel economy with EPA-estimated gas mileage of 19 mpg city and EPA-estimated gas mileage of 25 mpg highway*. These engines also offer a combined EPA-estimated 22 mpg when traveling from Austin to Pflugerville, combined.
Chevrolet model cars appeal to a larger audience, while GMC models focus on a luxury appeal. Both the GMC Canyon and Chevy Colorado come in two crew size models, so they each have a seating capacity of 5 passengers. The GMC Canyon is appointed to provide a comfortable, technologically advanced driving experience. Take a look at a few of the base features you will find on the GMC Canyon:
The most significant difference between the GMC Canyon vs. the Chevy Colorado is the GMC Canyon AT4. This GMC is ready for mud-slinging, off-roading adventures with a luxurious interior. This beast has an off-road suspension but keeps you comfortable with leather seats, heated driver and passenger seats, a heated steering wheel, and a soft-touch instrument panel.
Now that you have a basic comparison of the Colorado vs. Canyon, it is time to experience these cars in person. Contact us today with any questions you may have, and schedule a test drive today!