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2005 GMC Safari Cargo
3 Dr STD AWD Cargo Van Extended
CarGurus Instant Market Value
$26,170
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2020 Ford Transit Cargo
150 Low Roof AWD with Sliding Passenger-Side Door
CarGurus Instant Market Value
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Expert Reviews Reviews from CarGurus experts.

2005 GMC Safari Cargo
3 Dr STD AWD Cargo Van Extended

There isn't much to change about the 2005 GMC Safari Cargo Van, a commercial hauler with 170 cubic feet of storage space. It is a functional van with the same dimensions as the Passen...

2020 Ford Transit Cargo
150 Low Roof AWD with Sliding Passenger-Side Door
Cherise Threewitt Preview:

A 2020 refresh for the Ford Transit Cargo brings welcome updates in terms of comfort and functionality, with new powertrain options, practical styling updates, and popular tech feature...

User Reviews Reviews from CarGurus users who have driven or owned the car.

2005 GMC Safari Cargo
3 Dr STD AWD Cargo Van Extended
20
writes:
Used this van as a straight up cargo van, no towing. Capacity of course is limited. But unlike a pick-up, I ne...
Handling Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Express Cargo 2500 RWD worse.
"Pure mass and posture of the Express van over the Safari definitely effects handling. But that is to be expected."
Value Ranked 2016 Chevrolet Express Cargo 2500 RWD better.
"Many features just thru a 9 year evolution of the product make the Express better. Mirrors, AC, transmission, instrumentation information, seats, etc."
2020 Ford Transit Cargo
150 Low Roof AWD with Sliding Passenger-Side Door
No User Reviews

Specs

2005 GMC Safari Cargo
3 Dr STD AWD Cargo Van Extended
2020 Ford Transit Cargo
150 Low Roof AWD with Sliding Passenger-Side Door
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
AWD
AWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
14 MPG
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Fuel Economy, Highway
18 MPG
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Fuel Tank Volume 27 gal 25 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
190 hp @ 4,400 RPM
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Torque
250 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
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Cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
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10:1
10:1
Displacement
4,300 cc
3,500 cc
3,500 cc
Bore x Stroke
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3.64 in x 3.41 in
3.64 in x 3.41 in
Safety
ABS Brakes Standard Standard
Driver Airbag Standard Standard
Passenger Airbag Standard Standard
Front Side Airbags -- Standard
Curtain Airbags -- Standard
NHTSA Crash Test Results
Front Driver 3 stars --
Front Passenger 4 stars --
Side Driver 5 stars --
Side Rear Passenger 5 stars --
Comfort and Convenience
Air Conditioning Standard Standard
CD Player Optional --
Cassette Player Optional --
Radio Standard Standard
Power Windows Optional Standard
Power Door Locks Optional Standard
Passenger Power Seats Standard --
Interior
Maximum Seating 2 seats 3 seats
Front Legroom 41.6 in --
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume -- --
Maximum Payload 1,659 lbs --
Standard Towing Capacity 5,500 lbs --
Exterior
Length 189.8 in --
Width 77.5 in --
Height 75 in 83.6 in
Wheelbase 111.2 in 130 in

Available Options

2005 GMC Safari Cargo
3 Dr STD AWD Cargo Van Extended
2020 Ford Transit Cargo
150 Low Roof AWD with Sliding Passenger-Side Door

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