What Are Some Features of the Chevy Express Passenger Van?

What Are Some Features of the Chevy Express Passenger Van?

The 2015 Chevrolet Express passenger van seats 12 people and has a V-8 engine with a 31-gallon fuel tank that gets an estimated 11 miles per gallon in the city and 17 on the highway for a range of 341 to 527 miles. The van's cargo capacity is 92.1 cubic feet with all seats in place, or 216.2 cubic feet maximum.

The 4.8-liter engine is a cam type with 16 overhead valves that have variable timing. The engine takes unleaded and E85 fuels. It generates 285 horsepower at 5,400 revolutions per minute and 295 foot-pounds of torque at 4,600 rpm. The turning circle is 49.2 feet.

The van has variable intermittent wipers, privacy glass, an auxiliary transmission fluid cooler and 16-inch steel wheels. The Chevrolet Express comes with a full-sized, non-matching spare tire that is mounted under the body.

Features include a four-wheel anti-lock braking system, child seat anchors, rear door child safety locks and an engine immobilizer that prevents starting unless the correct key is inserted. It also has two front headrests, center three-point safety belts in the rear, a tire-pressure sensor, traction control and stability control.

The Express has a gross weight of 8,600 pounds and an unloaded weight of 5,873 pounds. It measures 18 feet 8.1 inches long, 6 feet 11.9 inches high and 6 feet 7.2 inches wide. The ground clearance is 7.1 inches, and the wheelbase measures 11 feet 3 inches.