2005 GMC Envoy Overview


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Average User Score

4.35 stars

Based on 7 reviews

Its Fun To Drive An Envoy by Joel
 — There is not much that I can complain about when it comes to the envoy. I will say that it is no Land Rover but I also didnt spend $60,000 on it. The rise is amazing the interior is spacious and comfo... Read More
Great Car With Quality And Utility by mmercik
 — The 2005 GMC Envoy is a great car. Handles well for an SUV and changing from 2 wheel drive to 4 wheel drive on the fly comes in handy in rain and snow conditions. Interior is very nice with the u... Read More
Good Gmc Suv by mikejapp
 — Car dealers have sent me letters asking about selling it for it's resale value. Apparently there is a big market for the Envoy in good condition. Mine has dents and scratches and stained rear carpet... Read More

2005 GMC Envoy Overview

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2005 GMC Envoy

The biggest update you'll notice in the 2005 GMC Envoy comes in the form of the 2WD and 4WD Denali trims, which bumps the total trim number to 6.  The new Denali sports a 5.3 L, 300 hp V8 powertrain with 4 speed automatic transmission, a noticeable power boost from the 4.2 L, 275 hp I6 found in the 2WD and 4WD SLE and SLT trims.  In addition to a more powerful engine, the Denali has some fancy exterior accents that include a chrome grille, redesigned fascia, and 17 inch wheels.

As for other specs, the 2005 GMC Envoy generally gets 15 mpg in the city and 20 on the highway.  This midsize SUV has 4 doors, seats 5, and offers a solid list of interior features that include standard ABS brakes, power windows, and power door locks.  Towing capacity on this midsize SUV can range from 5100 to 6700 lbs.

Overall, drivers have same mixed feelings about the Envoy that they've always had.  While many of them like the solid list of features and capable engine choices, they'd appreciate better steering and handling.  The 2005 GMC Envoy represents a solid domestic SUV that looks to improve over the next few years as the model evolves.  However, you can do better if you do your homework.


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