2002 Chevrolet Express 1500 3dr Van (4.3L 6cyl 4A)
At first I was intimidated by the size, but the fuel economy wasn't so different- better than same sized SUVs, and after driving it a few times it became very comfortable.
It really is like a "covered, air conditioned pickup". The Vortec engine is the same used on Chevy's trucks, and the feel is very trucky. The passenger tires and suspension make the ride very comforable, more so than a truck.
Lots of room, easy acces by walking from the front row to the rear - good if we have a child we need to strap in the second row. Great visibility from so high up.
The doors sound hollow when shut. Could use insulation added in the doors. Understandable perhaps on a cargo van, but not acceptable for passenger van.
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