2024 Ford Ranger vs. 2024 Chevy Colorado

2024 Ford Ranger driving in the mountains
2024 Ford Ranger


2024 Chevy Colorado
$32,565 MSRP

Starting Price

Estimated: $31,000 MSRP

Engine Options

7,500 pounds

Maximum Towing Capacity

7,700 pounds
1,805 pounds

Maximum Payload

1,684 pounds

Seating Capacity

5 ft

Bed Options

5 ft

Without contrasting the 2024 Ford Ranger and Chevy Colorado, no driver can select the ideal mid-size pickup, and the Porcaro Ford team is in the best position to guide you in making the best choice. See how these two competitors compare in terms of functionality, capacity, interior space, and features below! Then, reach out to the team at Porcaro Ford to schedule a test drive at our Mount Pleasant location today!



Utility and Capability: Ranger vs. Colorado

Most pickup drivers prioritize utility and capability when they’re deciding on which model to lease or purchase. Those comparing the Ford Ranger vs. Chevy Colorado are no different! Here’s how these two challengers compare:

  • Towing: The 2024 Ford Ranger has a maximum towing capacity of 7,500 pounds, slightly less than the 2024 Chevy Colorado at 7,700 pounds.
  • Bed Dimensions: Both models have a 5-foot bed, whereas previous model years included a 6-foot bed option.
  • Payload: The Ranger boasts a higher maximum payload capacity of 1,805 pounds than the Colorado’s 1,684 pounds.

Ford Ranger vs. Colorado Engines: The 2024 Ford Ranger comes standard with a 2.3-liter turbocharged 4-cylinder engine that puts out 270 hp and 310 lb-ft of torque. This year’s lineup also includes a twin-turbocharged 2.7L EcoBoost V6 engine at higher trims. This robust option produces up to 315 horsepower and 400 lb-ft of torque. The 2024 Ford Ranger Raptor comes equipped with a 3.0L EcoBoost V6 engine that produces 405 horsepower and 430 lb-ft of torque. The 2024 Colorado offers the same 2.7-liter inline-four as previous years, but the V6 and Duramax Diesel engines are no longer available.

Interior and Features: Ranger vs. Colorado

The Ford Ranger and the Chevy Colorado offer seating for four or five passengers and are equipped with Android Auto and Apple CarPlay. Both will keep you safe on the Kenosha streets, but one offers a slight boost in legroom:

  • Legroom: The 2024 Ford Ranger offers passengers a roomy 43.7 inches of legroom. The Chevy Colorado boasts 45.2 inches of passenger legroom.
  • Safety Technology: Both trucks share similar standard safety features like forward collision warning, automatic emergency braking, lane-keeping assist, and a rearview camera. Additional features are available at higher trims.

See the Ranger and the Colorado in Person!

While these capable midsize pickup trucks are a great choice for Sturtevant area drivers, only one is right for you. Schedule a test drive to get behind the wheel and see for yourself. When you apply for financing online, you’ll save even more valuable time at our Racine dealership. Come see Porcaro Ford today and get behind the wheel of the perfect truck for you!


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