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2012 Express 1500 Cargo Van Specs

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2012 Express 1500 Cargo Van Specs

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Engine: 5.3L Vortec V 8 OHV and two valves per cylinder
E85 / unleaded fuel
Fuel economy: EPA (08):, 9 MPG city, 12 MPG highway, 10 MPG combined and 310 mi. range
Multi-point fuel injection
31.0gallon fuel tank
Power (SAE): 310 hp @ 5,200 rpm; 334 ft lb of torque @ 4,500 rpm
Secondary fuel economy:
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ABS
3.730:1 axle ratio
Four-wheel disc brakes including 4-ventilated
Electronic brake distribution
Electronic traction control (via ABS & engine management)
Immobilizer
Space-saver spare tire with steel rim
StabiliTrak stability control
Independent front wishbone suspension with stabilizer bar and torsion springs, rigid rear beam suspension with leaf springs
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Black front and rear bumpers
Day time running lights
Driver and passenger door mirrors: black, externally adjustable
External dimensions: overall length (inches): 224.1, overall width (inches): 79.2, overall height (inches): 83.7, ground clearance (inches): 7.1, wheelbase (inches): 135.0, front track (inches): 67.8, rear track (inches): 67.8 and curb to curb turning circle (feet): 43.4
Headlights: halogen with conventional lenses
Metallic paint
Weights: gross vehicle weight (lbs): 7,300, published curb weight (lbs): 5,745, gross trailer weight braked (lbs): 6,500 and payload allowance (lbs): 1,505
Windshield wipers with intermittent wiper
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12V power outlet(s) in front
Fixed mast antenna
Cargo area dimensions: length (inches): 124.6, front width (inches): 57.0, width between arches (inches): 52.7, height (inches): 52.9 and loading floor height (inches): 25.1
Cargo capacity: rear seat down (cu ft): 270.4 and all seats in place (cu ft): 239.7
Second passenger side and rear double-hinged cargo doors
Trip computer: includes average speed, average fuel economy and range for remaining fuel
Front cup holders
Floor covering: plastic/rubber in passenger compartment and plastic/rubber in load area
Intelligent driver and passenger front airbag
Driver seat and Front passenger seat : bucket
Height adjustable front seat belts with pre-tensioners for driver and passenger
Headlight control with dusk sensor
Two front head restraints
Internal dimensions: front headroom (inches): 39.8, front hip room (inches): 65.5, front leg room (inches): 41.3 and front shoulder room (inches): 68.8
Low tire pressure indicator
Power steering
Front curtain airbag
Seating: two passengers
Vinyl upholstery
Service interval indicator
Two speakers
Steering wheel
Tachometer
Ventilation system
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