In this new comparison from GM Parts Online, we're comparing the 1998 Chevy Silverado 1500 Diesel Extended Cab Short Box 4x4 and the 2018 Chevy Colorado Diesel Crew Cab Long Box 4x4 side by side. While the two trucks are clearly different from a design perspective, check out those stats!
Horsepower is nearly the same, the wheelbase is only one inch shorter in 2018, and the inflation-adjusted MSRP is only $500 more for the 1998 Silverado. For the 2018 Colorado, we like seeing improved fuel economy and a six-speed automatic transmission, but those improvements are to be expected.
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