Engineered to work hard, the full-frame G-Series Chevrolet Express Passenger Van is a versatile vehicle with great hauling capabilities. The Chevrolet Express can carry up to 15 people and their cargo with ease.
The Express Passenger Van is offered in regular and extended wheelbase lengths, LS and LT trim levels and can accommodate eight, 12 or 15 people. The 1500 Series vans include light-duty models rated at 7,300 pounds GVWR. The 2500 Series includes heavy-duty models rated at 8,600 pounds GVWR. The heavy-duty 3500 Series vans rated up to 9,600 pounds GVWR.
The Express Passenger Van boasts an extensive roster of power choices for almost every situation. Engine choices include: 4.8L V8 (L20), 5.3L V8 (LMF), 6.0L V8 (L96) and the 6.6L Duramax V8 turbo-diesel (LGH). The LGH diesel is B20 biodiesel capable. A FlexFuel E85 5.3L V8 engine is also an available option.
Torque for the 4.8L and 5.3L V8 engines is delivered to the pavement through the Hydro-Matic 4L60 four-speed automatic transmission. The robust 6.0L V8 gasoline engine and the 6.6L V8 Duramax turbo-diesel engine are bolted to the brawny Hydra-Matic 6L90 heavy-duty six-speed automatic transmission. All-wheel drive is an available option for the regular wheelbase models.
The Express rides on stout, full-frame underpinnings permit the application of tried and true suspension hardware — independent short/long arm (SLA) with coil springs and a 30-mm stabilizer bar in the front; two-stage, semi-elliptic multi-leaf springs and semi floating axle in the rear.
Inside, the Express features modern instrumentation which includes a Driver Information Center that provides drivers with a plenty of info. Access in and out of the Express is easy. A wide, low step-in is built into all door openings. 60/40 split double doors open wide at the passenger side and rear to facilitate loading of both passengers and cargo. A sliding passenger side door is also available.
- Cargo capacity: regular wheelbase: 216.2 cu. ft; extended wheelbase: 252.84 cu. ft.
- Payload capacity: 3,491 lbs.
- Towing capacity: 10,000 lbs.
With a wide range of packages and options, you can customize your Express to perfectly fit your passenger, hauling, cargo and technology needs. Express can be built for any job, but most importantly, your job.