The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is going to be able to take on the Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro off paved roads. It offers up the 181 horsepower 2.8 litre Duramax engine and this is going to hit the Toyota where it hurts the most.

The Detroit car maker isn’t going to stop there either as the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 has the same ambitions as the Ford F-150 Raptor. This is through the suspension system taken from the Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 by the name of the Dynamic Suspension Spool Valve.

It may not offer the adjustability of the MagneRide dampers, GM use it the damping setup to boost the performance of the Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 the same as the Ford F-150 Raptor, however it isn’t as fast. The performance pickup from Blue Oval makes use of special off the road shocks from Fox.

The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is going to offer up the Mutlimac shocks precise wheel control for when going over uneven terrain and harsh terrain and it is going to offer up a ride quality that is comfortable. It is going to be interesting to find out how the ZR2 goes up against the Tacoma TRD Pro.

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