Midsize pickup trucks continue to be an affordable, efficient and capable alternative to half-ton pickup trucks like the Ford F-150 and Chevy Silverado 1500. The debut of the next-generation 2024 Ford Ranger has made the competitive class even more impressive - but it is not alone. The redesigned 2023 Chevy Colorado promises to be a tough competitor that many drivers will love. Learn more about how the next-generation Ford Ranger is the best in class with this 2024 Ford Ranger vs 2023 Chevy Colorado comparison created by Brandon Ford in Tampa, FL.
The 2024 Ford Ranger is set to arrive at dealerships in Summer 2023 and is expected to impress drivers in the Tampa, Clearwater and St. Petersburg area. When it arrives, the Ford Ranger will be available in four trim levels - XL, XLT, Lariat and the brand-new Ranger Raptor - that feature a spacious SuperCrew Cab and a 5-foot bed. The 2023 Chevy Colorado is available in five grades - WT, LT, Trail Boss, Z71 and ZR2 - with a Crew Cab design and a short bed.
Differences Between the 2024 Ford Ranger and 2023 Chevy Colorado
Are you interested in a capable compact pickup truck? The 2024 Ford Ranger will take performance, style and technology to the next level in this 2024 Ford Ranger vs 2023 Chevy Colorado comparison. Armed with a refined interior, an aggressive style, upgraded powertrains, next-generation technology and a brand-new Ford Ranger Raptor, the next-generation Ford Ranger will turn heads at Brandon Ford.
Power and performance will always be hallmarks of the compact pickup truck class and the 2024 Ford Ranger will provide the power you need. Base Ford Ranger entries employ a 270-horsepower 2.3-liter EcoBoost® four-cylinder engine that pairs with a 10-speed SelectShift® automatic transmission. Power in the Ford Ranger gets an upgrade with an available 315-horsepower 2.7-liter EcoBoost® V-6 that will manufacture 400 pound-feet of torque. The trail-rated Ford Ranger Raptor employs a 405-horsepower 3.0-liter Twin-Turbo EcoBoost® V-6 engine with a next-level 4WD system.
The 2023 Chevy Colorado delivers impressive power with three variants of a 2.7-liter Turbo four-cylinder engine. Base Chevy Colorado trim levels feature a 237-horsepower 2.7-liter Turbo four-cylinder. Colorado Z71 and Trail Boss trim levels employ a 310-horsepower 2.7-liter Turbo Plus four-cylinder that makes 390 pound-feet of torque. Top-of-the-line Chevy Colorado ZR2 trim levels rely on a 310-horsepower 2.7-liter Turbo High-Output four-cylinder that delivers 430 pound-feet of torque.
Are you looking for a pickup truck that promises comfort and connectivity? You will be hard-pressed to find a better option than the 2024 Ford Ranger. An updated cabin employs a standard 10.1-inch Ford SYNC® 4 touchscreen infotainment system with access to Apple CarPlay and Android Auto smartphone integration that is paired with an 8-inch digital instrument cluster. The available best-in-class 12-inch Ford SYNC® 4A touchscreen infotainment system pairs with a 12.4-inch digital gauge cluster to keep you connected. Brand-new additions to the Ford Ranger features list include a wireless charging pad, FordPass® Connect, a 360-degree camera system, exterior Zone Lighting, Adaptive Cruise Control with Stop & Go, Active Park Assist 2.0 and much more.
Contact Brandon Ford today to custom order a brand-new 2024 Ford Ranger in Tampa, FL!