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1997 G1500 Savana Cargo Van Specs

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1997 G1500 Savana Cargo Van Specs

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4,300 cc 4.3 liters 90° V 6 front longitudinal engine with 101.6 mm bore, 88.4 mm stroke, 9.2 compression ratio, cast iron block, cast iron head, overhead valve, automatic valve adjustment and two valves per cylinder
Unleaded fuel
Fuel consumption: EPA urban (mpg): 15 and country/highway (mpg): 19
Fuel economy EPA highway (mpg): 19 and EPA city (mpg): 15
Multi-point injection electronic fuel system
31 gallon main fuel tank
Power: 149 kW , 200 HP @ 4,400 rpm; 255 ft lb @ 2,800 rpm
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Four-wheel ABS
Two disc brakes including two ventilated discs
Fullsize steel rim under body spare wheel
Wishbone front suspension independent with stabilizer bar and coil springs , beam rear suspension rigid with leaf springs
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Black/grey medium body side molding
Black integrated front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger externally adjustable chrome door mirrors
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 218.8, overall width (inches): 79.2, overall height (inches): 79.6, ground clearance (inches): 6.9, wheelbase (inches): 135, front track (inches): 68.6, rear track (inches): 67.4, curb to curb turning circle (feet): 45.1, 32 and 1.3
Mechanical foldable mirrors
Single conventional lens halogen bulb headlights
Gloss paint , metallic paint , black paint
Black rear step
Tinted glass
Weights: gross vehicle weight rating (lbs) 6,100, curb weight (lbs) 4,665, gross trailer weight braked (lbs) 4,000, gross trailer weight unbraked (lbs) 1,000, front axle weight (lbs) 3,168, rear axle weight (lbs) 3,167, max payload (lbs) 1,435 and max tongue load (lbs) 500
Two-speed windshield wipers with W/S wiper mist setting and variable intermittent wipe
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Fixed mast antenna
Illuminated front ashtray
Delco stereo two-band audio system with AM/FM, seek, scan, front/rear fader and tape logic deck
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 155.9, front width (inches): 75.5, width between arches (inches): 50.7, height (inches): 53.8, loading floor height (inches): 24.8, loadspace volume (cu ft): 267.3 and measurement standard: manufacturer's own
Cargo area light
Cargo capacity: rear seat up; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down; to lower window (cu ft): 0, rear seat down (cu ft): 267.3, all seats in place (cu ft): 0 and all seats removed (cu ft): 267.3
Rear double-hinged cargo doors with internal handles
Front seats cigar lighter
Digital clock
Partial dashboard console with covered storage box
Courtesy lights with two switches
Front seats cup holders
Door pockets/bins for driver seat and passenger seat
Floor covering: plastic/rubber in passenger compartment and plastic/rubber in load area
Driver and passenger front airbag
Bucket reclining driver and passenger seat with fore/aft adjustment
Height adjustable 3-point reel front seat belts on driver seat and passenger seat
Illuminated glove compartment with lid
Head restraints on front seats
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 40.6, front hip room (inches): 63.8, front leg room (inches): 41.1 and front shoulder room (inches): 68.8
Vehicle speed proportional power steering
Rear view mirror
Seating: two seats
Vinyl seat upholstery with additional vinyl
Six speaker(s)
Plastic steering wheel
Ventilation system with four fan speeds
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