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Selected Style Ext 111" WB RWD
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
Ext 111" WB RWD 16 21 $22,109 $24,430
Ext 111" WB AWD 14 17 $23,919 $26,430
4-Door Ext WB w/1SA Pkg
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
4-Door Ext WB w/1SA Pkg 19 26 $23,566 $26,040
4-Door Ext WB w/Y3G Mobility Pkg 19 26 $23,566 $26,040
4-Door Ext WB w/1SE Pkg 19 26 $27,530 $30,420
Pricing
Invoice Price
$22,109
$23,566
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$24,430
$26,040
Monthly Payment Estimate
$407 / month
$434 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
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Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 19 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 21 mpg 26 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Panel -
EPA Classification - 2WD Minivan
Interior Dimensions
Third Leg Room (in) 38.5 36.7
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 39.3
Third Hip Room (in) 57.1 48.3
Second Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 61.9
Front Leg Room (in) 41.6 39.9
Third Head Room (in) 38.7 38.9
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0 55.5
Third Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 59.6
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 39.0
Front Head Room (in) 39.2 39.9
Passenger Capacity 8 7
Second Hip Room (in) 50.9 60.4
Front Shoulder Room (in) 64.0 59.8
Passenger Volume (ft³) - - TBD -
Exterior Dimensions
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.5 72.7
Side Door Opening Width (in) 34.5 -
Overhang, Front (in) 32.5 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) 21.5 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.2 51.6
Ground to Top of Load Floor (in) 26.0 -
Length, Overall w/rear bumper (in) 189.8 -
Side Door Opening Height (in) 46.8 -
Ground Clearance, Rear (in) 7.4 -
Height, Overall (in) 75.0 68.1
Step Up Height - Front (in) 19.5 -
Rear Door Opening Height (in) 42.0 40.7
Overhang, Rear w/bumper (in) 46.0 -
Wheelbase (in) 111.2 120.0
Length, Overall (in) - 201.3
Liftover Height (in) - 22.8
Track Width, Rear (in) - 63.3
Track Width, Front (in) - 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 6.5
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 47.2 48.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 61.7 62.4
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 104.4 84.5
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 4 (in) NA -
Cargo Volume to Seat 4 (ft³) NA -
Cargo Box Width @ Wheelhousings (in) 51.6 48.3
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 1 (in) 98.6 100.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 170.4 140.7
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) 28.4 25.8
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) 41.3 31.5
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 59.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 126.0 -
Brakes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.0 x 1.1 10.9 x 1.3
Brake Type Pwr Pwr
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) NA Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) Yes NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 12.8 x 0.79 NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel NA
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) NA 8.9 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Fuel Tank
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 27 25.0
Fuel Tank Location Front of rear axle -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Steering
Steering Type Pwr Pwr Rack & Pinion
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.2 - TBD -
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 40.5 37.4
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.05
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 17.5
Tires
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) - TBD - -
Front Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear - TBD - -
Spare Tire Size Compact - TBD -
Front Tire Order Code QRD XCK
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 3107 -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front - TBD - -
Rear Tire Size P215/70R16 P215/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 3107 -
Rear Tire Order Code QRD XCK
Trailering
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4900 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 490 - TBD -
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) NA - TBD -
Weight Information
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1946 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9500 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2293 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5900 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3100 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3942
Wheels
Rear Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Front Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Spare Wheel Material Steel - TBD -
Front Wheel Size (in) 16 x 6.5 15 x - TBD -
Spare Wheel Size (in) - TBD - - TBD -
Rear Wheel Material Steel Aluminum
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 10.7
Electrical
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 105 - TBD -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts - TBD - -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 - TBD -
Engine
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400 185 @ 5200
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System MFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800 210 @ 4000
Engine Order Code LU3 LA1
Displacement 4.3L/262 3.4L/207
Engine Oil Cooler Yes -
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 19
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 21 26
Transmission
Trans Description Cont. Again NA NA
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.39
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.62 1.57
Trans Order Code M30 MX0
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.69 0.71
Trans Description Cont. Auto w/OD Automatic w/OD
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.05 2.92
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), Low NA -
Clutch Size (in) NA NA
Third Gear Ratio (:1) 1.00 1.00
Trans Type 4 4
Trans PTO Access NA -
Fifth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.29
Summary
Vehicle Name Chevrolet Astro Passenger Pontiac Montana
Body Code ZW9 -
Body Style 111" WB 4 Door Ext WB
Suspension
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 - TBD -
Axle Type - Rear Independent -
Suspension Type - Front Coil spring Soft-Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3100 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.42 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Suspension Type - Rear Single stage spring Soft-Ride
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 1.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3100 -
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - NA
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - NA
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type Sliding -
 
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