Wish they still made them
By John Beisner on
2003 Chevrolet Venture Value Fwd 4dr Minivan (3.4L 6cyl 4A)
This is our second Venture and they have both performed beautifully. The only thing we don't like relate to the size of the seats - they are too long and the seats cut into the back of the knees, especially on long trips. We consistently get 26-28 mpg on the road. The Venture handles mountains with ease and neither venture has required anything other than normal maintenance. I'm disappointed that Chevy stopped producing them as we are in the market for a new one (we realize that the "Plain Jane" model we now have would be more enjoyable with power items and sunroof, etc). We'll probably purchase a Cobalt now as we have moved to a different stage of our life. We have always loved the styling.
Looks and functional features.
Build them again and when you do, make the seats shorter so they don't cut into the back of your legs.