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