Ford Transit Van vs. GMC Savana

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Key Specs

MSRP

Kelley Blue Book
$33,135 (MSRP)
$34,500 (MSRP)

Expert Rating

Expert Rating
Not Available
Not Available

Owner Reviews

Owner Reviews
Not Available

Horsepower

Horsepower
185 - 310 hp
341 hp

Bluetooth

Bluetooth
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Engine Type

Engine Type
3.7L Ti
3.5L ECOBOOST V6
3.2L POWERSTROKE I5 DIESEL
Vortec 6.0L V8 (341 hp [254.3 kW] @ 5400 rpm 373 lb
VORTEC 6.0L V8
6.0L V8 SFI GASEOUS CNG/LPG

Interior Features

Alarm

Alarm
Optional
Optional

BackUp Camera

BackUp Camera
Optional

Keyless Entry

Keyless Entry
Optional

Steering Wheel Controls

Steering Wheel Controls
Optional
Optional

Cruise Control

Cruise Control
Optional
Optional

Power Windows

Power Windows
Optional

Rear Defrost

Rear Defrost
Optional

Power Steering

Power Steering

Exterior Features

Standard Wheels

Standard Wheels
Steel

Tire Width

Tire Width
LT235/65SR16
LT225/75R16E

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
129.9 in.
177 in.

Length

Length
219.9 in.
284.8 in.

Width

Width
81.3 in.
94.53 in.

Mechanical Specs

Horsepower

Horsepower
185 - 310 hp
341 hp

Torque

Torque
260 - 400 ft. lbs.
373 ft. lbs.

Maximum Tongue Weight

Maximum Tongue Weight
540 lbs.

4wheel Disc Brakes

4wheel Disc Brakes

Limited Slip Differential

Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel Capacity

Fuel Capacity
25 gal.
33 - 57 gal.

Combined

Combined
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

City

City
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

Highway

Highway
Unknown mpg
Unknown mpg

Manual Mode

Manual Mode

Safety Features

Spare Tire

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire

ABS Brakes

ABS Brakes

Stability Control

Stability Control

Traction Control

Traction Control

Lane Departure Warning

Lane Departure Warning
Optional
Optional

Driver Airbag

Driver Airbag

Passenger Airbag

Passenger Airbag
Optional
Optional

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch

Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Optional

Tech Specs

Vehicle Name

Vehicle Name
Ford Transit Van
GMC Savana Commercial Cutaway

Body Style

Body Style
Low Roof Cargo Van
177.0" WB

Body Code

Body Code
V
ZW9

Drivetrain

Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Rear Wheel Drive

Passenger Capacity

Passenger Capacity
1 - 2
1 - 2

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
4130 lbs.
4600 lbs.

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear

Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
5070 lbs.
9600 lbs.

Curb Weight - Front

Curb Weight - Front
2788 lbs.
3100 lbs.

Curb Weight - Rear

Curb Weight - Rear
2078 lbs.
1760 lbs.

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap

Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
8600 lbs.
14200 lbs.

Gross Combined Wt Rating

Gross Combined Wt Rating
10800 lbs.
20000 lbs.

Engine Order Code

Engine Order Code
99G, 99M, 99M-1, 99V
L96 - LC8

Engine Type

Engine Type
Flexible V-6
Gaseous Fuel Compatible V-6
Intercooled Turbo Diesel I-5
Regular Unleaded V-6
Twin Turbo Regular Unleaded V-6
Gas V8 - Gas/Propane/CNG V8

Displacement

Displacement
3.2 L/195, 3.5 L/213, 3.7 L/228
6.0L/364

Fuel System

Fuel System
Diesel Injection, Gasoline Direct Injection, Sequential MPI
Electronic Fuel Injection

Trans Order Code

Trans Order Code
446
MYD

Trans Type

Trans Type
6
6

Trans Description Cont.

Trans Description Cont.
Automatic w/OD
Automatic

First Gear Ratio (:1)

First Gear Ratio (:1)
4.17
4.03

Second Gear Ratio (:1)

Second Gear Ratio (:1)
2.34
2.36

Third Gear Ratio (:1)

Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.52
1.53

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
1.14
1.15

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)

Fifth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.86
0.85

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)

Sixth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.69
0.67

Reverse Ratio (:1)

Reverse Ratio (:1)
3.40
3.06

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)

Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
150, 210, 250
150 - 220

Engine Oil Cooler

Engine Oil Cooler
Regular Duty
Yes

Suspension Type - Front

Suspension Type - Front
Strut
Indep Coil Spring

Suspension Type - Rear

Suspension Type - Rear
Leaf
Multi-leaf

Spring Capacity - Front

Spring Capacity - Front
4130 lbs.
4600 lbs.

Spring Capacity - Rear

Spring Capacity - Rear
5070 lbs.
9600 lbs.

Axle Type - Front

Axle Type - Front
Independent
Independent

Axle Type - Rear

Axle Type - Rear
Rigid Axle
Full-Floating

Axle Capacity - Front

Axle Capacity - Front
4130 lbs.
4600 lbs.

Axle Capacity - Rear

Axle Capacity - Rear
5515 lbs.
9600 lbs.

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear

Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.31, 3.73, 4.10
4.10

Front Tire Size

Front Tire Size
LT235/65SR16
LT225/75R16E

Rear Tire Size

Rear Tire Size
LT235/65SR16
LT225/75R16E

Spare Tire Size

Spare Tire Size
Full-Size
LT225/75R16E

Front Tire Capacity

Front Tire Capacity
6394 lbs.
2335 lbs.

Rear Tire Capacity

Rear Tire Capacity
5996 lbs.
2470 lbs.

Front Wheel Size

Front Wheel Size
16 X 7 in.
16 x 6.5 in.

Rear Wheel Size

Rear Wheel Size
16 X 7 in.
16 x 6.5 in.

Spare Wheel Size

Spare Wheel Size
Full-Size in.
16 x 6.5 in.

Front Wheel Material

Front Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Steel

Rear Wheel Material

Rear Wheel Material
Aluminum - Steel
Steel

Spare Wheel Material

Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steel

Steering Type

Steering Type
Rack-Pinion
Pwr

Brake Type

Brake Type
4-Wheel Disc
Pwr

Brake ABS System

Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
4-wheel

Disc - Front

Disc - Front
Yes
Yes

Disc - Rear

Disc - Rear
Yes
Yes

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.1 in.
12.8 x 1.5 in.

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness

Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.1 in.
13.58 x 1.6 in.

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx

Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
25 gal.
33 - 57 gal.

Wheelbase

Wheelbase
129.9 in.
177 in.

Length, Overall

Length, Overall
219.9 in.
284.8 in.

Width, Max w/o mirrors

Width, Max w/o mirrors
81.3 in.
94.53 in.

Height, Overall

Height, Overall
83.6 in.
82.9 in.

Model Group

Model Group
Transit
Savana Cutaway

Vehicle Segment

Vehicle Segment
Large Van
Chassis

Vehicle Type

Vehicle Type
Cargo Van
Chassis

Body Cab Style

Body Cab Style
Cargo Van
Chassis

Engine Displacement Units

Engine Displacement Units
3.2, 3.5, 3.7
6.0

Engine Camshaft

Engine Camshaft
DOHC
OHV

Engine Block Type

Engine Block Type
aluminum - iron
iron

Engine Cylinder Count

Engine Cylinder Count
5 - 6
8

Engine Valve Count

Engine Valve Count
4
2