You might not be able to tell that there's a Chevrolet Colorado under there.

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This is the Colorado ZH2, a machine built for more than looking good.

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The US Army will use this truck to determine how well fuel cell vehicles can function in the Army's operating environments.

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Under the hood lies a hydrogen fuel cell, in lieu of a traditional gas engine.

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There are no power figures available, but like other fuel cells, it's nearly silent and has just one byproduct -- water.

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The ZH2 rides on a stretched version of the Colorado's frame.

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It's more than 6.5 feet tall and 7 feet wide.

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It has a Multimatic DSSV suspension setup, which helps it tackle all sorts of gnarly terrain.

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After a morning spent thrashing around in this thing, I can confirm that it performs as well as you might think.

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If only the regular Colorado looked this badass.

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