2003 Chevrolet Astro Cargo Rwd 3dr Minivan (4.3L 6cyl 4A)
The van fits my needs for work, no
other small cargo style vans available
from other manufacturers. The free
commercial shelving package was a nice
bonus. Interior space rapidly
diminished with those shelves, though.
This was a nice move from a small
pickup truck, my stuff is dry and
secure. Absolutely no vehicle problems
to date, drives in the snow
Exterior styling (although I would have
liked the aerodynamic headlamps on the
Chevy cargo), functional interior, 4
wheel discs (love that hydroboost) and
the limited slip differential.
Fuel economy is really bad. It is rated
at 16 city, but I am getting an average
of 12 despite my best attempts to baby
the truck. The bad fuel economy may
force me to reconsider the Dodge
Sprinter in a couple of years. A small
diesel engine in the Astro would be
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