2019 Chevrolet Colorado  RealSafeCars69Safety Rating

#11 of 2019 Pickups

#166 of all 2019 vehicles

Pictured: 2016 Chevrolet Colorado
The Colorado, part of Chevrolet's lineup since 2004, is a large pickup with seating up to 5. The Colorado provides exceptional fuel efficiency for its class, saving your wallet and the environment. Strong on technology, it has offered Android Auto and Apple CarPlay since 2016. With optional all-wheel drive (AWD), it bypasses mud and snow with ease. Chevrolet offers a 3-year, 36,000-mile basic warranty, and a 5-year, 60,000-mile powertrain warranty on its lineup.

The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado is somewhat unsafe compared to all vehicles.

Comparison to all vehicles.  This plot shows RSC safety scores on the horizontal axis vs. the number of vehicles with each safety score (depicted by bar height and percentages at the bottom). Colors reflect vehicle safety, ranging from red (not that safe) to green (safer). For reference, a score of 0 implies a 0.15% chance of driver death (13% chance of driver injury) over 15 years, and a score of 100 reflects a 0.016% chance (1.4% chance of driver injury). The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado has a score of 69, implying a 0.056% chance of driver death (5% chance of injury).

We estimate that the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado has a vehicle lifetime fatality chance of 0.0562% and a vehicle lifetime injury chance of 6.4183%, meaning the average driver has a 0.0562% chance of dying in an accident if they drive the car under regular conditions for fifteen years, and a 6.4183% chance of being injured.

Compared to the average vehicle, the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado is 21% more likely to result in a fatal accident. Compared to other pickups, the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado is 5% more likely to result in a fatal accident.


And it is less safe than many comparable cars.

8564Dodge JourneyChevrolet ColoradoGMC CanyonChevrolet BlazerHyundai Santa FeKia SorentoKia SedonaToyota TacomaChrysler PacificaFord RangerFord TaurusDodge Grand CaravanComparison to similar models.  This plot compares the RSC rating of the 2019 Chevrolet Colorado with its main competition. Models are plotted on a scale from 64 to 85. The 2019 Chevrolet Colorado is less safe than the 2019 GMC Canyon, the 2019 Chevrolet Blazer, the 2019 Hyundai Santa Fe, the 2019 Dodge Grand Caravan, the 2019 Ford Taurus, the 2019 Ford Ranger, the 2019 Chrysler Pacifica, the 2019 Toyota Tacoma, the 2019 Kia Sedona, and the 2019 Kia Sorento. It is about as safe as the 2019 Dodge Journey.

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