Options & Specifications

People place a wide range of demands on their van. Chevrolet answers with an extensive lineup of full-size Cargo Vans available in 2500 and 3500 models, with regular and long wheelbase configurations and a selection of up to four engines.

S = Standard  O = Optional  — = Not Available

Safety & Security
  Cargo
 
Airbags – driver and front-passenger, frontal - includes deactivation switch S
Airbags – head curtain side-impact O
OnStar® In-Vehicle Communications and Assistance Service – includes 6 months of Directions & Connections Plan with Turn-by-Turn Navigation and OnStar RemoteLink™*
  • OnStar® System With 6 Months Directions and Connections Plan. OnStar® System With 6 Months Directions and Connections Plan
  • Automatic Crash Response Automatic Crash Response
  • Emergency Services Emergency Services
  • Crisis Assist Crisis Assist
  • Stolen Vehicle Assistance Stolen Vehicle Assistance
  • Remote Door Unlock Remote Door Unlock
  • Roadside Assistance Roadside Assistance
  • Remote Horn and Lights Remote Horn and Lights
  • Turn-by-Turn Navigation Turn-by-Turn Navigation
  • Hands-Free Calling Hands-Free Calling
  • Vehicle Diagnostics Vehicle Diagnostics
O1
StabiliTrak® – Electronic Stability Control System with traction control S
Theft-deterrent system – electronic immobilizer S
Mechanical
  Cargo
 
Alternator – 105 amp S
Alternator – 145 amp O
Alternator – dual 145 amp, for Duramax® 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel O
Battery - 600 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power S
Battery - Heavy duty 770 cold-cranking amps, maintenance-free with rundown protection and retained accessory power O
Brakes – power, 4-wheel disc with 4-wheel anti-lock braking system (ABS) S
Chassis Prep - Ambulance Package: includes chrome appearance package, dual note horn, locking rear differential, front only black rubberized vinyl floor covering, auxiliary rear heat provisions, fixed rear door window glass, high idle switch, front headliner, driver and front passenger vinyl visors and cruise control O2
Chassis Prep - Hotel Shuttle Package: includes tilt steering wheel, cruise control, front rubberized black vinyl floor covering, 145 amp alternator, outside heated power-adjustable mirrors, rear door and side cargo door deep-tinted glass and chrome appearance package O2
Differential – rear, automatic locking O
Drive – rear-wheel (RWD) S
Engine – Duramax® 6.6L V8 Turbo Diesel; Horsepower: 260 @ 3100 rpm, Torque: 525 lb.-ft. @ 1600 rpm with the capability of running on up to B20 Bio-Diesel. Includes fuel operated auxiliary heat generator and cold weather provisions with 145 Amp alternator, dual 770 cold-cranking amp batteries and radiator grille cover O
Engine – Vortec™ 4.8L V8, Horsepower: 285 @ 5400 rpm; Torque: 295 lb.-ft. @ 4600 rpm S
Engine block heater S
Engine oil cooler S
Engine – Dedicated Compressed Natural Gas (CNG) Vortec™ 6.0L V8, Horsepower: 282 @ 4700 rpm; Torque: 320 lb.-ft. @ 4400 rpm (includes spare tire delete, 3 tank configuration and requires available trailering special equipment package) O
Engine – Vortec™ 6.0L V8; Horsepower: 342 @ 5400 rpm; Torque: 373 lb.-ft. @ 4400 rpm O
Exhaust – aluminized stainless steel muffler and tailpipe S
Fuel tank – 4 tank configuration for CNG fuel system O
Steering – power recirculating ball S
Suspension – front, independent with coil springs and stabilizer bar S
Suspension – rear, hypoid drive axle with multi-leaf springs S
Trailering Equipment Package – includes heavy-duty trailer hitch platform, 7-pin sealed connector and 7-lead trailer wiring harness O
Transmission oil cooler – external S
Transmission – 6-speed automatic, heavy-duty, electronically controlled with overdrive and tow/haul mode and internal transmission oil cooler S
Exterior
  Cargo
 
Assist steps - black, moulded O
Bumpers – front and rear with rear step, painted black S
Chrome Appearance Package – chrome grille with dual composite halogen headlights and chrome front and rear bumpers O
Doors – right-hand 60/40 swing-out side S
Doors – right-hand side, single sliding O
Express Access Package – includes three side access panels with remote release, remote vehicle starter and remote keyless entry (Regular wheelbase models) O
Express Access Plus Package – includes Express Access enhanced lighting package, chrome appearance package, chrome wheel centre caps, auxiliary lighting and heated, power adjustable exterior rear-view mirrors (requires Express Access Package) O
Front license plate provision – included with vehicles shipped to British Columbia, Manitoba, New Brunswick and Ontario O
Glass – complete body glass O
Glass – rear doors and right hand side doors O
Glass – rear doors and side cargo doors O
Glass – rear doors, includes inside rearview manual day / night mirror O
Glass – rear doors, right hand side doors and right hand rear quarter O
Glass – solar-absorbing, deep-tinted behind front doors O
Glass – solar-absorbing, light-tinted, all windows S
Glass – swing-out rear side door and rear door windows O
Grille – moulded plastic, painted black S
Halo – rear trim above tail lights, black S
Halo – rear trim above tail lights, body colour O
Horn - dual note tone O
Lights – single rectangular halogen sealed beam S
Mirrors – dual folding, black S
Mirrors – dual folding, power remote control, heated O
Rear park assist O
Rear vision camera O
Spare tire – full-size, mounted on steel wheel S
Tires – LT245/75R16E all-season blackwall S
Wheel finish - white-painted wheels in lieu of standard grey-painted wheels O
Wheel trim - chromed centre caps O
Wheels – 16" x 6.5" steel, painted grey with grey centre cap S
Windshield wipers – 2-speed with variable delay (intermittent) S
Interior
  Cargo
 
Brake warning indicator - monitors brake system pressure O
Climate control – front, single zone manual air conditioning controls S
Climate control – rear air conditioning, LH side ahead of wheelhouse O
Console – with open storage bin S
Console – with swing-out storage bin O
Convenience Package – includes tilt steering wheel and cruise control O
Defogger – electric rear-window O
Floor covering – full-length black vinyl, front and rear S
Headliner – Cloth, above driver and passenger seats S
Heater – auxiliary rear O
High idle switch O
Instrumentation – analogue (includes speedometer, voltmeter, coolant temperature, oil pressure, fuel gauge, odometer and trip odometer) S
Instrumentation – Driver Information Centre includes fuel range, average speed, oil life, fuel used, ice warning, engine hours, average fuel economy, tachometer and maintenance reminders S
Instrumentation – exterior temperature display O3
Instrumentation – GM Oil Life Monitoring System S
Instrumentation – tire pressure monitoring system (except spare) S
Lighting - Auxiliary Lighting Package includes reading lights, underhood lights and compass O
Lighting – 4 dome lights, 1 overhead and 3 LED's on cross members in cargo area S
Lighting – Express Access Enhanced Lighting Package - includes 3 access panel lights and 2 interior roof mounted lights in cargo area O
Locks – power programmable with lock-out protection and emergency unlock S
Locks – remote keyless entry system with panic feature O
Mirror – rear-view, day/night, manual adjusting O
Power outlet – 120 volt S
Power outlets – 2 auxiliary, 12-volt S
Remote Vehicle Starter System – includes 2 extended range transmitters with remote keyless entry O
Smoker's Package – includes ashtray and lighter O
Steering wheel – tilt adjustable, leather-wrapped with cruise and audio system controls O4
Sunshades – driver and front passenger, cloth, padded S
Windows – power, driver's express-down feature S
Seats
  Cargo
 
5-passenger seating configuration, includes 3-passenger rear seat, fixed full-body window glass, swing-out passenger side door, and head/side-curtain airbags O
Front – Custom cloth reclining high-back buckets with inboard armrests and console with swing-out storage bin O
Front – vinyl reclining high-back buckets with inboard armrests S
Power 6-way driver seat adjuster O
Entertainment
  Cargo
 
AM/FM stereo with MP3 playback compatible CD player, seek/scan, auto tone control, Radio Data System® (RDS), digital clock, USB port and 2 front door speakers*** O
AM/FM stereo with MP3 player and USB port, seek-and-scan, digital clock, TheftLock®, random select, auxiliary jacks and 2 front door speakers*** O
AM/FM stereo with MP3 player, seek-and-scan, digital clock and 2 front door speakers O
AM/FM Stereo with Navigation, CD/DVD/MP3 player, USB port, seek/scan, digital clock, auto-tone control, Radio Data System (RDS), speed-compensated volume and TheftLock®‡,*** O5
AM/FM stereo with seek/scan and digital clock O
Antenna equipment - includes additional antenna, cable and ground plate in order to relocate the OnStar® antenna O5
Audio system - radio provisions only, includes alarm warning chimes, radio wiring harness, radio antenna and 2 front door speakrs S
Bluetooth® – hands-free phone connectivity O6
SiriusXM Satellite Radio™‡ ‡ O7
Specifications
Engines 4.8L V8 6.0L V8 Duramax 6.6L V8 turbo-diesel
 
(L20) (L96) (LGH)
Type: 4.8L V8 6.0L V8 6.6L V8
Displacement (cc / cu in): 4807 / 293 5967 / 366 6599 / 403
Bore & stroke (mm / in): 96 x 83 / 3.78 x 3.27 101.6 x 92 / 4.00 x 3.62 103 x 99 / 4.06 x 3.90
Block material: Cast iron Cast iron Cast iron
Cylinder head material: Cast aluminum Cast aluminum Cast aluminum
Valvetrain: OHV, two valves per cylinder OHV, two valves per cylinder OHV, four valves per cylinder
Ignition system: Platinum-tipped spark plugs, low-resistance spark plug wires Coil near plug, platinum-tipped spark plugs, low resistance spark plug wires Fast-heating glow plugs
Fuel delivery: Sequential fuel injection Sequential fuel injection Direct injection diesel with high-pressure common rail
Compression ratio: 8.8:1 9.4:1 16.0:1
Horsepower (hp @ rpm): 285 @ 5400 342 @ 5400 (gas), 282 @ 4700 (CNG) 260 @ 3100
Torque (lb-ft @ rpm): 295 @ 4600 373 @ 4400 (gas), 320 @ 4400 (CNG) 525 @ 1600
Recommended fuel: Regular unleaded Regular unleaded or E85 Diesel or B20
Maximum engine speed (rpm): 5600 5600 3450
Emissions controls: Three-way catalytic converter, exhaust gas recirculation, PCV, evaporative collection system Three-way catalytic converter, exhaust gas recirculation PCV, evaporative collection system Catalytic converter, exhaust gas recirculation, diesel particulate filter system (DPF), selective catalyst reduction
 
Transmissions Hydra-Matic 6L90
 
Type: Six-speed heavy-duty electronic automatic with overdrive and torque converter
Gear ratios (:1)
First: 4.03
Second: 2.36
Third: 1.53
Fourth: 1.15
Fifth: 0.85
Sixth: 0.67
Reverse: 3.06
Axle ratio (:1): 3.42 std.

3.54 std. with 6.6L
 
Chassis/Suspension G2500 G3500
 
Front: Independent short/long arm (SLA) coil springs, 35-mm stabilizer bar Independent short/long arm (SLA) coil springs, 35-mm stabilizer bar
Rear: Two-stage, semi-elliptic multi-leaf springs and semi-floating rear axle Two-stage, semi-elliptic multi-leaf springs and semi-floating rear axle
Steering type (all models): Integral power Integral power
Steering ratio: 17.2:1 17.2:1
Steering wheel turns, lock-to-lock: 3 3
Turning circle, curb-to-curb (m / ft):
135-in WB: 15 / 49.2 15 / 49.2
155-in WB: 16.6 / 54.5 16.6 / 54.5
 
Brakes G2500 G3500
 
Type: Hydroboost four-wheel disc, four-wheel ABS with Dynamic Rear Proportioning Hydroboost four-wheel disc, four-wheel ABS with Dynamic Rear Proportioning
Rotor diameter x thickness (mm / in) front: front:
325 x 38 / 12.8 x 1.5 325 x 38 / 12.8 x 1.5
rear: rear:
330 x 29 / 13 x 1.14 345 x 40 / 13.5 x 1.6
Total swept area (sq cm / sq in): front:
1584 / 245
rear:
1526 / 237
front:
1584 / 245
rear:
TBD
 
Wheels/Tires G2500 G3500
 
Wheel size & type: 16-inch steel 16-inch steel
Chrome centre caps available Chrome centre caps available
Tires: LT245/75R16E all-season** steel-belted radials LT245/75R16E all-season** steel-belted radials
 
Exterior Dimensions G2500 G2500 G3500 G3500
 
Regular Extended Regular Extended
Wheelbase (mm / in): 3429 / 135.0 3937 / 155.0 3429 / 135.0 3937 / 155.0
Overall length (mm / in): 5692 / 224.1 6200 / 244.1 5692 / 224.1 6200 / 244.1
Overall width (mm / in): 2012 / 79.2 2012 / 79.2 2012 / 79.2 2012 / 79.2
Overall height (mm / in): 2149 / 84.6 2141 / 84.3 2146 / 84.5 2136 / 84.1
Track (mm / in):
Front: 1730 / 68.1 1730 / 68.1 1730 / 68.1 1730 / 68.1
Rear: 1719 / 67.7 1719 / 67.7 1719 / 67.7 1719 / 67.7
Min. ground clearance (mm / in):
Front:
279 / 11.0 279 / 11.0 224 / 8.8 224 / 8.8
Rear:
180 / 7.1 180 / 7.1 196 / 7.7 196 / 7.7
Ground to top of rear load floor (mm / in):
Cargo:
706 / 27.8 706 / 27.8 706 / 27.8 706 / 27.8
Step-in height (mm / in):
Cargo, front door:
516 / 20.3 516 / 20.3 516 / 20.3 516 / 20.3
Cargo, side door:
528 / 20.8 528 / 20.8 528 / 20.8 528 / 20.8
Curb weight (kg / lb):
Cargo:
2444 / 5387 2540 / 5600 2464 / 5433 2552 / 5627
 
Interior Dimensions G2500 G2500 G3500 G3500
 
Regular Extended Regular Extended
Headroom (mm / in)
Front: 1011 / 39.8 1011 / 39.8 1011 / 39.8 1011 / 39.8
Legroom (mm / in)
Front: 1049 / 41.3 1049 / 41.3 1049 / 41.3 1049 / 41.3
Shoulder room (mm / in)
Front: 1748 / 68.8 1748 / 68.8 1748 / 68.8 1748 / 68.8
Hip room (mm / in)
Front: 1664 / 65.5 1664 / 65.5 1664 / 65.5 1664 / 65.5
 
Capacities G2500 G2500 G3500 G3500
 
Regular Extended Regular Extended
Seating capacity (std / opt)
Cargo van: 2 / 1 / 5 2 / 1 / 5 2 / 1 / 5 2 / 1 / 5
Cargo volume (cu ft / litres)
Behind front seat: 6788 / 239.7 8054 / 284.4 6788 / 239.7 8054 / 284.4
Width between wheelhousings (mm / in)
Cargo: 1339 / 52.7 1339 / 52.7 1339 / 52.7 1339 / 52.7
Load floor length (mm / in)
Behind 1st row seat, Cargo: 3165 / 124.6 3713 / 146.2 3165 / 124.6 3713 / 146.2
Interior height (mm / in)
Cargo: 1344 / 52.9 1356 / 53.4 1344 / 52.9 1356 / 53.4
GVWR (kg / lb)
Cargo van (std): 3901 / 8600 3901 / 8600 4355 / 9600 4355 / 9600
Payload, base (kg / lb)
Cargo van:
1447 / 3191 1351 / 2978 1880 / 4145 1792 / 3951
Trailer towing max. (kg / lb)
Cargo: 4536 / 10000 4536 / 10000 4536 / 10000 4536 / 10000
Fuel tank (L / imp.gal): 117 / 25.7 117 / 25.7 117 / 25.7 117 / 25.7
Maximum tongue weight: Trailer tongue weight should be 10-15 percent of the total loaded trailer weight, up to 450 kg (1,000 pounds). Weight-carrying hitch limit on a 1,814 kg (4,000-lb) trailer is 181-kg (400 pound) tongue weight. Weight-distributing hitch and sway control required for greater than 1,814-kg (4,000-pound) trailer weight. Trailer tongue weight should be 10-15 percent of the total loaded trailer weight, up to 450 kg (1,000 pounds). Weight-carrying hitch limit on a 1,814 kg (4,000-lb) trailer is 181-kg (400 pound) tongue weight. Weight-distributing hitch and sway control required for greater than 1,814-kg (4,000-pound) trailer weight. Trailer tongue weight should be 10-15 percent of the total loaded trailer weight, up to 450 kg (1,000 pounds). Weight-carrying hitch limit on a 1,814 kg (4,000-lb) trailer is 181-kg (400 pound) tongue weight. Weight-distributing hitch and sway control required for greater than 1,814-kg (4,000-pound) trailer weight. Trailer tongue weight should be 10-15 percent of the total loaded trailer weight, up to 450 kg (1,000 pounds). Weight-carrying hitch limit on a 1,814 kg (4,000-lb) trailer is 181-kg (400 pound) tongue weight. Weight-distributing hitch and sway control required for greater than 1,814-kg (4,000-pound) trailer weight.
 
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