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Chevy Colorado with stock 5.3l V8

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by rcbs204, Nov 29, 2011.

  1. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:21 PM
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    rhewins13

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    I think the tacoma should come with the V8 option. The 4.7 would sound amazing in a taco with dual flowmasters.
     
  2. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:24 PM
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    That 4.7L is a good engine. Been around for donkeys ages and still kicks ass.
     
  3. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:34 PM
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    Id be all for that who's going to Japan to convince the execs?
     
  4. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:39 PM
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    The 5.2 and 5.9 were good as well.
     
  5. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:51 PM
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    a buddy of mine has the 5.3 in his colorado, its a beast. he just put 4:10 gears in it.
     
  6. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:53 PM
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    Little big. The 4.7 gets the same mileage as my truck does.
     
  7. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:54 PM
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    I'll take the 6.4 thanks.:D
     
  8. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:55 PM
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    Fuck. While we're wishing I'll take the new 6.7 Cummins please and thank-you.
     
  9. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:55 PM
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    Yeah the 4.7 is a good motor. I'm just biased to the 5.2 cause I had one.
     
  10. Nov 29, 2011 at 9:56 PM
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    I'll take the old 5.9 :cool: rollin coal in a tacoma would be badass!
     
  11. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:00 PM
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    :jerkoff:

    I'll take the quad turbo 8.0 W16.:D
     
  12. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:10 PM
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    What the hell is that in :confused:
     
  13. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:11 PM
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    Veyron.:D:drool:
     
  14. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:11 PM
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  15. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:14 PM
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    Ok that buggatti... what the hell is a w16? 2 v8's side by side? I'm about to google this bish!
     
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    yup
     
  17. Nov 29, 2011 at 10:24 PM
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    I'm so epically confused.... guess I will have to look some shit up lol.
     
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    Yes please!!! You still wouldn't want to drive that around in the winter here...

    When do we leave?
     
  19. Nov 30, 2011 at 7:34 AM
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    Number 1 answer to why there is no V8 = No Demand. Remember the V8 4Runners that they couldn't give away? If this was something the midsize truck market wanted Chevy would be selling every one they could build and we all know that is not the case with the Colorado.

    If you do go for a Colorado be sure to spring for the reserved seating in the dealer service waiting room and the lube you will need when it is time to trade it in - and if you like fully loaded models...get extra lube!

    What really irks me is this curve that people keep arguing Toyota is falling behind. They rule 40%+ of the midsize market - and this will only get larger once the Ranger/Dakota are gone. The Tacoma is not falling behind the curve...the Tacoma is the benchmark!
     
  20. Nov 30, 2011 at 8:31 AM
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    What are you on? I see v8 runners everywhere. People loved those for families cause you could load up the wife and 1.5 kids and hook the trailer up and still fuck off like a boss without struggling. The 4bangers they couldn't give away...
    Second veyron engine? Hook that puppy up bumper to bumper to the 6.7 and I'll still pull your ass around the parking lot while getting 20mpg. :p
     
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