2005 Chevrolet Express Van Base Detailed Specs

Drivers side profile with drivers side door open.

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Key Specs

Kelley Blue Book Value
$6,655 - $9,044
Horsepower
285 - 300 (hp)
Bluetooth
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
Engine Type
Vortec 4800 V8 SFI (285 HP [212.6 kW] @ 5600 rpm, 295 lb., VORTEC 6000 V8 SFI

Interior Features

Convenience & Comfort

Sun Roof
Not Available
Alarm
Not Available
BackUp Camera
Not Available
HeadsUp Display
Not Available
Keyless Entry
Optional
Optional
Universal Garage Door Opener
Not Available
Rain Sensing Wipers
Not Available
Heated Mirrors
Optional
Optional
Heated Steering Wheel
Not Available
Power Mirrors
Optional
Optional
Steering Wheel Controls
Not Available
Cruise Control
Optional
Optional
Power Windows
Optional
Optional
Rear Defrost
Optional
Optional
Privacy Glass
Optional
Optional
Premium Sound System
Not Available
Driver Restriction Features
Not Available
Automatic Parking
Not Available
Power Steering
Standard

Dimensions

Front Leg Room
41.3 (in.)
Front Head Room
40.2 (in.)
Rear Leg Room
Not Available
Second Head Room
Not Available
Trunk Volume
Not Available
Cargo Volume
261.6 (cu. ft.)

Entertainment

Bluetooth
Not Available
MP3 Player
Optional
Optional
Entertainment System
Not Available
Satellite Radio
Not Available
WiFi Hotspot
Not Available
Smart Device Integration
Not Available
AUX Input
Not Available
CD Player
Optional
Optional

Heating & Cooling

Climate Control
Optional
Optional
AC
Optional
Optional
Dual Zone
Optional
Optional

Navigation & Communication

Navigation System
Not Available
Cell PhoneHookup
Not Available

Seats

Standard Seat
Vinyl
Passengers
1 - 2
Power Driver Seat
Optional
Optional
Power Passenger Seat
Not Available
Heated Front Seats
Not Available
Heated Rear Seats
Not Available
Cooled Front Seats
Not Available
Cooled Rear Seats
Not Available
Seat Memory
Not Available
3rd Row Seating
Not Available
Pass Through Rear Seat
Not Available
Seat Massage
Not Available
Driver Lumbar
Not Available

Exterior Features

Accessories

Standard Seat
Steel
Power Liftgate
Not Available
Hands Free Liftgate
Not Available
Power Folding Mirror
Not Available
Bed Liner
Not Available
Rear Spoiler
Not Available
Running Boards
Not Available

Dimensions

Tire Width
LT245/75R16E
Wheelbase
155 (in.)
Turning Radius
54.5 (ft.)
Length
Not Available
Width
79.4 (in.)

Mechanical Specs

Engine & Performance

Weight
Not Available
Horsepower
300 (hp)
Torque
360 (ft. lbs.)
Maximum Towing Capacity
Not Available
Maximum Towing Weight
400 (.lbs)
Trailer Hitch Receiver
Not Available
Gas Electric Hybrid
Not Available
FlexFuel Electric Hybrid
Not Available
PlugIn Electric Gas
Not Available
PlugIn Electric FlexFuel
Not Available
Turbocharged
Not Available
4wheel Disc Brakes
Standard
Limited Slip Differential
Optional
Optional
Performance Tires
Not Available
Engine Cylinders
8 Cylinders
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive

Fuel

Fuel Capacity
20 (gal.)
Combined
0 (mpg)
City
0 (mpg)
Highway
0 (mpg)

Suspension

Active Suspension
Not Available
Air Suspension
Not Available
Stance Suspension
Not Available

Transmission

Manual Mode
Not Available
Overdrive
Standard
CTV Transmission
Not Available

Safety Features

Features

Spare Tire
Conventional Spare Tire
Tow Hooks
Not Available
ABS Brakes
Standard
Automatic Headlights
Not Available
Tire Pressure Monitor System
Not Available
Child Safety Locks
Not Available
Stability Control
Not Available
Traction Control
Not Available
HID Headlights
Not Available
Auto Leveling Headlinghts
Not Available
Rear Parking Sensors
Not Available
Adaptive Cruise Control
Not Available
Night Vision
Not Available

Assistance

Automated Emergency Braking
Not Available
Blind Spot Monitor
Not Available
Lane Keeping Assist
Not Available
Lane Departure Warning
Not Available
Cross Traffic Alert
Not Available

Air Bags

Driver Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag
Standard
Passenger Airbag OnOff Switch
Standard
Front Side Airbag
Not Available
Rear Side Airbag
Not Available
Front Head Airbag
Not Available
Rear Head Airbag
Not Available
Passenger Airbag Sensor
Not Available
Knee Airbag
Not Available
Seatbelt Airbag
Not Available

Tech Specs

Technical

Vehicle Name
Chevrolet Express Cargo Van
Body Style
3500 Cargo Van 155" WB
Body Code
ZW9
Drivetrain
Rear Wheel Drive
Passenger Capacity
1 - 2
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front
4300 (lbs.)
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear
6084 (lbs.)
Curb Weight - Front
3090 (lbs.)
Curb Weight - Rear
2442 (lbs.)
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap
9600 (lbs.)
Gross Combined Wt Rating
14000 - 16000 (lbs.)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
4000 (lbs.)
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
400 (lbs.)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt.
8000 - 10000 (lbs.)
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt.
800 - 1000 (lbs.)
Engine Order Code
LQ4 - LR4
Engine Type
Gas V8
Displacement
4.8L/293 - 6.0L/364
Fuel System
SFI
Trans Order Code
MT1
Trans Type
4
Trans Description Cont.
HD Automatic w/OD
First Gear Ratio (:1)
2.48
Second Gear Ratio (:1)
1.48
Third Gear Ratio (:1)
1.00
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1)
0.75
Reverse Ratio (:1)
2.07
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary)
600 - 800
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps)
105 - 145
Total Cooling System Capacity
13.6 - 14.4 (qts.)
Engine Oil Cooler
Yes
Frame Type
Ladder
Suspension Type - Front
Independent Coil
Suspension Type - Rear
Hypoid Multi-Leaf
Spring Capacity - Front
4300 (lbs.)
Spring Capacity - Rear
6084 (lbs.)
Axle Type - Front
Independent
Axle Type - Rear
Full-Floating
Axle Capacity - Front
4300 (lbs.)
Axle Capacity - Rear
6084 (lbs.)
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear
3.73 - 4.10
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front
1.38 (in.)
Front Tire Order Code
XHH
Rear Tire Order Code
YHH
Spare Tire Order Code
ZHH
Front Tire Size
LT245/75R16E
Rear Tire Size
LT245/75R16E
Spare Tire Size
LT245/75R16E
Front Tire Capacity
2205 (lbs.)
Rear Tire Capacity
3042 (lbs.)
Spare Tire Capacity
-TBD- (lbs.)
Front Wheel Size
16 (in.)
Rear Wheel Size
16 (in.)
Spare Wheel Size
16 (in.)
Front Wheel Material
Steel
Rear Wheel Material
Steel
Spare Wheel Material
Steel
Steering Type
Pwr-Assisted
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center
17.2
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb
54.5 (ft.)
Brake Type
Pwr
Brake ABS System
4-Wheel
Disc - Front (Yes or )
Yes
Disc - Rear (Yes or )
Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
12.8 x 1.5 (in.)
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness
13 x 1.1 (in.)
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx
31 (gal.)
Fuel Tank Location
LH Midship Inboard
Front Head Room
40.2 (in.)
Front Leg Room
41.3 (in.)
Front Shoulder Room
68.8 (in.)
Front Hip Room
65.5 (in.)
Wheelbase
155 (in.)
Length, Overall w/rear bumper
244.1 (in.)
Width, Max w/o mirrors
79.4 (in.)
Height, Overall
82.0 (in.)
Ground to Top of Load Floor
27.3 (in.)
Ground Clearance, Front
8.4 (in.)
Ground Clearance, Rear
8.1 (in.)
Rear Door Type
Dual Swing-out
Rear Door Opening Height
49.4 (in.)
Rear Door Opening Width
57.0 (in.)
Side Door Type
Sliding - Swing-out
Side Door Opening Height
47.9 (in.)
Side Door Opening Width
44.1 (in.)
Step Up Height - Front
19.6 (in.)
Step Up Height - Side
20.5 (in.)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console
173.6 (in.)
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1
147.8 (in.)
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings
52.7 (in.)
Cargo Box (Area) Height
51.9 (in.)
Cargo Volume
261.6 (ft³.)

Available Colors

Exterior

  • Berry Red Metallic
  • Black
  • Dark Blue Metallic
  • Dark Gray Metallic
  • Dark Green Metallic
  • Sandstone Metallic
  • Silver Birch Metallic
  • Special Paint
  • Summit White
  • Victory Red

Interior

  • Medium Dark Pewter
  • Neutral

Available Styles

3500 155" WB RWD