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2021 GMC Savana Cargo 2500 Extended RWD
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2021 GMC Savana Cargo
2500 Extended RWD
Stephen Edelstein Preview:

Plenty of automakers advertise how their trucks are built for the worksite, but the true workhorses are panel vans like the 2021 GMC Savana Cargo van. The venerable work vehicle is a b...

2005 Chevrolet Astro Cargo
Extended AWD

Chevy's retro cargo van didn't change much for its final year of production. The 2005 Astro Cargo comes in 2 trims: RWD and AWD. Both trims have a 4.3 L, 190 hp V6 powertrain with 4 ...

Specs

2021 GMC Savana Cargo
2500 Extended RWD
2005 Chevrolet Astro Cargo
Extended AWD
Powertrain 4-Speed Automatic
Drivetrain
RWD
RWD
RWD
AWD
Fuel Economy, City
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--
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14 MPG
Fuel Economy, Highway
--
--
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18 MPG
Fuel Tank Volume 31 gal 27 gal
Engine
Fuel Type
Diesel
Gasoline
Gasoline
Gasoline
Power
181 hp @ 3,400 RPM
401 hp @ 5,200 RPM
276 hp @ 5,200 RPM
190 hp @ 4,400 RPM
Torque
369 lb-ft @ 2,000 RPM
464 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
298 lb-ft @ 4,000 RPM
250 lb-ft @ 2,800 RPM
Cylinders
4 cylinders
8 cylinders
6 cylinders
6 cylinders
Compression Ratio
16.5:1
10.8:1
11:1
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Displacement
2,800 cc
6,600 cc
4,300 cc
4,300 cc
Bore x Stroke
3.7 in x 3.94 in
4.06 in x 3.86 in
3.92 in x 3.62 in
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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 Standard Optional
Power Door Locks Standard Optional
Passenger Power Seats -- Standard
Interior
Maximum Seating 5 seats 2 seats
Front Legroom 41.4 in 41.6 in
Back Legroom -- --
Payload and Towing
Cargo Volume 283.6 cu ft --
Maximum Payload 3,060 lbs 1,659 lbs
Standard Towing Capacity -- 5,500 lbs
Maximum Towing Capacity 10,000 lbs --
Exterior
Length 244.1 in 189.8 in
Width 79.3 in 77.5 in
Height 84.3 in 75 in
Wheelbase 155.2 in 111.2 in

Available Options

2021 GMC Savana Cargo
2500 Extended RWD

Exterior Colors

  • Cardinal Red
  • Onyx Black
  • Quicksilver Metallic
  • Summit White

Option Packages

  • Engine, 2.8L Duramax Turbo-Diesel, Di, 4-Cylinder
  • Engine, 6.6L V8
  • Air Conditioning, Rear
  • Auxiliary Heat Generator, Fuel-Operated.
  • Cargo Liner, Spray-In
  • Communications Package
  • Enhanced Convenience Package
  • Hotel Shuttle Package
  • LPO, Molded Assist Steps
  • Safety Package
  • Seating Arrangement, 5-Passenger, Savana Crew Van Package
2005 Chevrolet Astro Cargo
Extended AWD

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