I bought this vehicle because of its
versatility. I have an 8' truck bed
when I need it, or seating for five.
Rarely do I ever need both, so this is
the perfect truck for our family.
We use this for camping, boating, and
everything else. Now that our
firstborn has arrived, my wife loves
the security she feels driving it in
Everywhere we go (grocery shopping,
camping, etc.) people come up and ask
me about this truck. You can't wipe
the grin off of my face. I've probably
given the local Chevy dealers 10 easy
sales this year by simply telling
people about my Avalanche. GM should
be giving me a referral bonus.
I also love the side compartments for
storage in the bed. I have tools, tow
rope, an ice scraper, and a flashlight
in one storage area, and my fishing
gear in the other.
The sport leather seats are easy to
Power folding mirrors (available on the
Improve the "rain gutter" in the bed.
It is relatively flimsy, but does do
the job. I've never had any snow/water
get into the bed.