1. 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2
Starting price: $20,995
The 2017 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 is one of the best off road cars sold today. As one of the newest models in the mid-size truck category of autos, the ZR2 is one of the best designed for tackling rough terrain. There are two powertrains available with the auto to include a 3.6 liter V-6 rated at 308 horsepower and 275 lb-ft of torque as well a 2.8 liter Duramax four-cylinder diesel rated at 181 horsepower and 369 lb-ft of torque. The gasoline powered engine is coupled to an eight-speed automatic transmission while the diesel features a six-speed automatic. For those looking to tow with their off-road auto, the ZR2 is rated to pull a load up to 5,000 lbs and the overall gas mileage of the vehicle is 22 MPG (city) and 30 MPG (highway).