2018 Holden Colorado Review, Price

The 2018 Holden Colorado is among the most popular compact trucks available in the market. Compact trucks from the house of Nissan and Ford are the biggest competitors of this truck. When compared to the 2017 model, the 2018 model of Holden Colorado will receive some upgrades and improvements for the overall betterment of the vehicle.

2018 Holden Colorado - front

2018 Holden Colorado – External Body Parts and Inner Cosmetic Changes

The first thing that is noticed about new Holden Colorado is its rugged and raw look. Though there is aggression in the exteriors, there is a classy touch at the same time. Wheel Flare curves, rear sports bars, 18-inch aluminium wheels, extra wheel mount on the truck bed, tool holder etc are some features that are present in the vehicle exteriors.

The front fascia will see some redesigning and is slightly different from the 2017 version. The bumper in the compact truck is new and the Holden logo is placed right at the centre. The new snorkel, the roof rack on the vehicle’s top and the new LED lights are all new additions to new Holden Colorado.


The interiors are as stylish as the exteriors. The premium quality leather is used in the interiors. The vehicle can accommodate 4 people in total, including the driver. Popular interior features in 2018 Holden Colorado include MyLink infotainment system, satellite navigation, embedded voice recognition, a 7-inch display screen for controlling actions, smartphone integration, Apple Car Play, Android Auto technology, Bluetooth connectivity etc.

2018 Holden Colorado - interior

2018 Holden Colorado – Modification under the Hood

In addition, there are many engine variants available for Holden Colorado 2018. The diesel engine used in the pickup truck is for the higher trims. The 2.8-liter Duramax diesel engine has the capacity of producing 200 hp of energy and 440 lbs-feet of torque. Also, it is estimated that the vehicle will have towing capability of 3500 pounds.

For lower trims of new Holden Colorado, there are other engine options available. One variant is a 2.5-liter 4-tube engine, which has the capacity of producing about 200 hp of energy and 191 lbs-feet of torque. The other variant is a 3.6-liter V6 engine, which produces 305 hp and 269 lbs-feet of torque.


Highly advanced security features are added in 2018 Holden Colorado, which were not there in the pickup truck’s predecessors. Some prominent features include multiple airbags including driver knee airbag, reversing camera, forward collision alert, tire pressure monitoring, lane departure warning, rear cross traffic alert, trailer sway control etc.

2018 Holden Colorado - rear

2018 Holden Colorado – Price and Availability

In conclusion, the 2018 Holden Colorado comes in wide price range. While the base level pickup truck comes at around $27,000, the higher level trims will be available at around $55,000. Finally, the new Holden Colorado is expected to make entry into the market by the end of 2017. In case there is a delay, the vehicle will be available in dealerships by early 2018 for sure.

With new improvements and features, the 2018 Colorado is expected to win hearts of customers and make good sales. Great performance is guaranteed on all kinds of surfaces and terrains in all weather conditions. This pickup truck once launched is expected to be the best in its category.

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