Chevrolet Avalanche Bismarck ND
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2005 Chevrolet Avalanche Full-Size Pickup Truck
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New Car Overview of the 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche Full-Size Pickup Truck
Description: Full-Size Pickup Truck
Options & Features
Constructed on the chassis of a Silverado LD truck with a cabin fashioned from the super-size Suburban wagon, Avalanche discards Suburban's rear bay in favor of the shortened bed of a pickup.
There's a husky V8 engine under the hood, a four-wheeling traction mechanism that automatically channels torque to all wheels, and a heavy-duty automatic transmission to manage so much power.
The back wall of the cabin also works as a door. It folds flat after the back seat tumbles forward and forms a generous extension of the truck box. The rear box has high walls and indentations to rig tiers or segment cargo, and a detachable tailgate folds down to extend the floor of the box. A deluxe cabin in Avalanche resembles Suburban in a layout with seating for five or six
Avalanche comes in 1500 or 2500 series with RWD or 4WD traction. The 1500 extracts power from a 5.3-liter ,V8 that makes 295-hp but the 2500 packs GM's 8.1-liter, big-block V8 with 320-hp.
GM's OnStar telecommunications system is standard for Avalanche in 2005, with power...
2006 Chevrolet Avalanche Full-Size Pickup Truck
By the StaffNew Car Overview of the 2006 Chevrolet Avalanche Full-Size Pickup Truck
Description: Full-Size Pickup Truck
Options & Features
Built from a Silverado LD truck with a cabin like the super-size Suburban wagon, Avalanche discards Suburban's rear bay in favor of the shortened bed of a pickup. The back wall of the cabin folds flat after the back seat tumbles forward and forms a generous extension of the truck box. A deluxe cab in Avalanche mimics the Suburban in a layout with seating for five or six.
There's a big V8 aboard, a four-wheeling traction mechanism that automatically channels torque to all wheels, and a heavy-duty automatic transmission. Avalanche comes in 1500 or 2500 series with RWD or Autotrac 4WD traction. The 1500 pulls power from a Vortec 5.3-liter V8 that makes 295 hp but the 2500 packs the Vortec 8.1-liter V8 scored to 325 hp. On 2006 models the tow capacity improves -- for the 1500 to 8200 pounds or to 12000 pounds for Avalanche 2500.
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The Chevrolet Avalanche was first introduced in 2002.
Complete 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche New Car Reviews listed below
The 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche Crew Cab Pickup Truck (MSRP: $37,385.00 - $41,725.00, Invoice price: $34,283.78 - $37,700.68) is available in LS, LT and LTZ trim levels. The Avalanche competes with the Cadillac Escalade, Dodge Ram Ford F-150 SuperCrew, Lincoln Mark LT, Nissan Titan and the Toyota Tundra. The Chevrolet Avalanche was first introduced in 2002.1 It is currently assembled in Silao, Mexico.
All trim levels are available with a 310-horsepower (4WD) or 320-horsepower (RWD), 5.3-liter V8 engine and four-speed automatic transmission. This model is available with either a rear-wheel or four-wheel drive system.
The 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche has front independent suspension, front and rear stabilizer bar, short and long arm front suspension, and multi-link rear suspension.
Exterior features on the 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche include 17 x 7.5 inch alloy wheels, all season tires, and a full-size non-matching spare tire. It has a steel spare wheel, an underbody mounted spare tire, and variable-intermittent wipers. It also has a privacy glass, a rear defogger, and a side-impact door beam. More features include hard bed cover, step running boards, and painted finish bumpers.
2008 Chevrolet Avalanche instrumentation features are a tachometer, a clock, an external temperature display, and a low fuel level warning. It also has a compass, a trailer hitch, trailer wiring, and cargo tie downs.
Basic seats and trim features on the 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche include a six-person total seating capacity, 40-20-40 split bench front seats, and a 40-60 split bench rear seat. It has a height-adjustable driver seat and a driver seat with manual adjustable lumbar support. It also has a six-way power driver seat, premium cloth upholstery, and a split-folding rear seatback.
Power and convenience features on the 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche include remote power door locks, power windows, and two one-touch power windows. It has power and heated mirrors, cruise control, and power-dependent steering. It also has a tilt-adjustable steering wheel, and audio and cruise controls on steering wheel. It is equipped with front door pockets, front seatback storage, and 12-volts front power outlet. More features include front and rear cupholders, an overhead console with storage, and retained accessory power.
2008 Chevrolet Avalanche comfort features are dual illuminating vanity mirrors, an electrochromatic inside rearview mirror, and a leather-wrapped steering wheel. It also has front and rear reading lights, dual-zone air conditioning, front and rear floor mats, and a cargo area light.
Basic entertainment and telematics features on the 2008 Chevrolet Avalanche include an AM/FM...