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Softest looking new truck

Discussion in 'General Automotive' started by Dhawk1313, Jan 3, 2012.

  1. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:16 PM
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    Dhawk1313

    Dhawk1313 [OP] Well-Known Member

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    And the world's softest looking truck award goes to...

    The 2012 Global Chevy Colorado!!


    Am jealous of the available 5.3 V8 in the American version though :anonymous:

    global-chevrolet-colorado-628.jpg
     
  2. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:21 PM
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    krimson

    krimson Nothin

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  3. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:24 PM
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    VanCity4x

    VanCity4x Out fer a Rip eh Bud

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    I dont mind the Canyon. They have taken Chevy as a softer look on all there vehicles with rounded fronts and grills and given the GMC's a meaner, firmer stance.

    Like the big front bumper and flares

    2013 GMC Canyon

    [​IMG]
     
  4. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:27 PM
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    VanCity4x

    VanCity4x Out fer a Rip eh Bud

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    ^^^ sorry correction 2013
     
  5. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:27 PM
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    RenoTacoma

    RenoTacoma Petrol head

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    Its like they chopped off the front half of a economy car and put it on a truck
    :laugh::laugh::laugh::bananadead: :bananadead: :frusty: :frusty:
     
  6. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:28 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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  7. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:29 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    Barf , looks like a DCSB
     
  8. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:30 PM
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    krimson

    krimson Nothin

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    Racist
     
  9. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:32 PM
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    OZ-T

    OZ-T All of those moments....will be lost.....in time

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    perhaps
     
  10. Jan 3, 2012 at 11:32 PM
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    steve o 77

    steve o 77 braaap

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    this too:D
     
  11. Jan 4, 2012 at 12:07 AM
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    MontanaTaco

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    I always wanted a rat truck.
     
  12. Jan 4, 2012 at 12:11 AM
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    Bgwood88

    Bgwood88 Thats what she said..

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    I'm wondering if its gonna have the same horrible torsion bar front suspension that has plagued Chevy's in the past....
     
  13. Jan 4, 2012 at 12:26 AM
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    looks like a nissan body with a cheby front...seems like they also took some stuff from the 12' tacomas
     
  14. Jan 4, 2012 at 12:29 AM
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    Bfoster133

    Bfoster133 If i asked my dad for money, He'd knock me out

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    toyota tundra had sex with a chevy malibu to produce this
     
  15. Jan 4, 2012 at 1:04 AM
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    Someone needs to stick that thing in the photoshop thread and see if its salvagable!
     
  16. Jan 4, 2012 at 10:00 PM
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    Basically every small new midsized truck in the world other than the taco.
     
  17. Jan 4, 2012 at 10:05 PM
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    I would drive it. I wouldn't get the V8 though. V8 Colorados are dogs.
     
  18. Jan 4, 2012 at 10:08 PM
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    After looking at it for awhile it looks like the new Tacoma.
     
  20. Jan 4, 2012 at 10:59 PM
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    My first thoughts.
     
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