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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 20 $19,019 $21,016
Ext 111" WB AWD 15 19 $21,100 $23,316
3-Door Reg WB
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Style MPG City MPG Hwy Invoice MSRP
3-Door Reg WB 18 25 $19,299 $21,325
4-Door Ext WB 18 25 $21,756 $24,040
4-Door Reg WB 18 25 $20,751 $22,930
Pricing
Invoice Price
$19,019
$19,299
Manufacturer Suggested Retail Price
$21,016
$21,325
Monthly Payment Estimate
$350 / month
$355 / month
Dealer Price Quotes
The Car Connection's Take
TCC Rating
Fuel Economy
Fuel Economy - City 16 mpg 18 mpg
Fuel Economy - Highway 20 mpg 25 mpg
Vehicle
Rear Door Type Panel -
EPA Classification - 2WD Minivans
Interior Dimensions
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 38.8
Front Hip Room (in) 65.0 55.5
Third Shoulder Room (in) 67.1 60.1
Second Leg Room (in) 36.5 36.9
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
Third Leg Room (in) 38.5 34.0
Second Head Room (in) 37.9 39.3
Passenger Volume (ft³) - N/A
Exterior Dimensions
Side Door Opening Width (in) 34.5 -
Overhang, Front (in) 32.5 -
Step Up Height - Side (in) 17.4 -
Rear Door Opening Width (in) 57.2 50.8
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 67.4
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) 111.2 112.0
Ground Clearance, Front (in) 6.8 -
Width, Max w/o mirrors (in) 77.5 72.7
Liftover Height (in) - 24.0
Track Width, Rear (in) - 63.3
Track Width, Front (in) - 61.5
Min Ground Clearance (in) - 6.8
Length, Overall (in) - 187.3
Cargo Area Dimensions
Cargo Volume to Seat 2 (ft³) 104.4 - TBD -
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 86.0
Cargo Volume to Seat 1 (ft³) 170.4 126.6
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 3 (in) NA - TBD -
Cargo Volume to Seat 3 (ft³) NA - TBD -
Cargo Area Width @ Beltline (in) - TBD - 59.1
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Console (in) 126.0 -
Cargo Box (Area) Height (in) 47.2 45.8
Cargo Area Length @ Floor to Seat 2 (in) 61.7 50.7
Brakes
Drum - Rear (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Brake ABS System (Second Line) NA -
Disc - Rear (Yes or ) NA NA
Rear Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) NA NA
Brake ABS System 4-wheel 4-Wheel
Rear Drum Diam x Width (in) 9.5 x 2.0 8.9 x 1.8
Disc - Front (Yes or ) Yes Yes
Front Brake Rotor Diam x Thickness (in) 11.86 x 1.04 10.9 x 1.3
Brake Type Power Power
Fuel Tank
Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) 25 20.0
Fuel Tank Location Forward of rear axle -
Aux Fuel Tank Capacity, Approx (gal) NA -
Aux Fuel Tank Location NA -
Steering
Steering Ratio (:1), At Lock 13 -
Turning Diameter - Wall to Wall (ft) 44.2 39.1
Steering Ratio (:1), On Center 16 -
Turning Diameter - Curb to Curb (ft) 42.7 37.4
Steering Type Power, variable ratio Pwr Rack & Pinion
Lock to Lock Turns (Steering) - 3.1
Steering Ratio (:1), Overall - 17.5
Tires
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Rear 752 -
Spare Tire Size T145/80D16 T125/70R15
Front Tire Order Code QCU XCK
Rear Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 -
Spare Tire Order Code NA NA
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Front 752 -
Rear Tire Size P215/75R15 P215/70R15
Revolutions/Mile @ 45 mph - Spare - TBD - -
Front Tire Capacity (lbs) 1583 -
Rear Tire Order Code QCU XCK
Spare Tire Capacity (lbs) 1853 -
Front Tire Size P215/75R15 P215/70R15
Trailering
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 4500 3500
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 200 200
Wt Distributing Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) 550 350
Fifth Wheel Hitch - Max Tongue Wt. (lbs) N/A -
Dead Weight Hitch - Max Trailer Wt. (lbs) 2000 2000
Weight Information
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Gross Combined Wt Rating (lbs) 9000 -
Curb Weight - Front (lbs) 2351 -
Gross Vehicle Weight Rating Cap (lbs) 5950 -
Gross Axle Wt Rating - Rear (lbs) 3150 -
Curb Weight - Rear (lbs) 1813 -
Base Curb Weight (lbs) - 3730
Wheels
Front Wheel Material Steel Steel
Spare Wheel Material Steel Steel
Front Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0 15 x 6
Spare Wheel Size (in) 16 x 4.0 15 x 4
Rear Wheel Material Steel Steel
Rear Wheel Size (in) 15.0 x 6.0 15 x 6
Cooling System
Total Cooling System Capacity (qts) 11.7 10.7
Electrical
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (2nd) NA -
Maximum Alternator Watts 1200 -
Cold Cranking Amps @ 0° F (Primary) 600 600
Maximum Alternator Capacity (amps) 100 105
Engine
Engine Type Gas V6 Gas V6
Fuel System SFI SFI
SAE Net Torque @ RPM 250 @ 2800 210 @ 3200
Engine Order Code L35 LA1
Displacement 4.3L/262 3.4L/207
Engine Oil Cooler Yes -
SAE Net Horsepower @ RPM 190 @ 4400 185 @ 5200
Mileage
EPA Fuel Economy Est - City (MPG) 16 18
EPA Fuel Economy Est - Hwy (MPG) 20 25
Transmission
Second Gear Ratio (:1) 1.63 1.56
Trans Order Code M30 NA
Transfer Case Power Take Off NA -
Trans Power Take Off NA -
Fourth Gear Ratio (:1) 0.70 0.70
Trans Description Cont. Automatic w/OD, Automatic w/OD,
Transfer Case Model NA -
Sixth Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
First Gear Ratio (:1) 3.06 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
Trans Description Cont. Again Electronic Electronic
Seventh Gear Ratio (:1) NA NA
Transfer Case Gear Ratio (:1), High NA -
Reverse Ratio (:1) 2.29 2.38
Drivetrain Rear Wheel Drive Front Wheel Drive
Final Drive Axle Ratio (:1) - 3.29
Summary
Vehicle Name GMC Safari Passenger Pontiac Montana
Body Code ZW9 -
Body Style 111" WB 3 Door Reg WB
Suspension
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Front (in) 1.26 1.34
Axle Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150 -
Spring Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Axle Ratio (:1) - Rear 3.23 -
Axle Type - Front Independent -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Rear (mm) 32 30
Axle Capacity - Front (lbs) 2800 -
Suspension Type - Rear Leaf spring Twist-Axle
Stabilizer Bar Diameter - Rear (in) NA 1.42
Axle Ratio (:1) - Front NA -
Spring Capacity - Rear (lbs) 3150 -
Shock Absorber Diameter - Front (mm) 32 32
Axle Type - Rear Semi-floating -
Suspension Type - Front Coil spring MacPherson Strut
Suspension Type - Front (Cont.) - w/Coil Springs
Suspension Type - Rear (Cont.) - w/Coil Springs
Frame
Frame Type Ladder -
Doors
Side Door Type Sliding -
 
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