This vehicle is a homeowners dream come
tru. Functions as a very nice
comfortable car most of the time, but
you can move a refrigerator or haul
trash to the dump if you need to. Go
to "chevyavalanchefunclub" on the web
to find more than 8000 happy owners.
That's the best site for all sorts of
Avalanche info. I would recommend this
truck to anyone. Best turning radius of
any crew cab, shortest wheelbase,
longest bed of any crewcab except
duelies. Parks like a car!
Of course the utility. Stylish, gets
lots of second looks. Not just another
box on wheels. Your family wil love it.
Kids think you're cool. Gotta get the
steps because of its height. XM is fun.
Builtin computer navigation. Onstar is
not as good. Backup object sensors
would help a lot. Otherwise pretty much
Chevy did EVERTHING right on this baby.
Positioning of the controls, comfort,
lotsa interior room & it rides and
handles so smooth its like driving a
car, has full sized truck bed space and
the design lets it stand out from any
truck on the road.
From a 2001 Explorer XLS to a 2002
Trailblazer LS to the 2003 Z71
Avalanche, I feel like I have arrived
at the top of the mountain. It rides
like my wife's 2003 Tahoe LT and can
haul a lot more. I need to haul
samples, literature, & displays as well
as clients. I pull a loaded trailer
occasionaly and I can hardly tell its
The versatility to be a full size truck
or a full size SUV.
Power locking tailgate. eliminate rear
Just bought my Avalanche (AV). Full
function buckets are awesome; Ride
package is better than any other truck
I have had in the past (Dodge, Chevy,
Ford). Convenience package is great
(O/S mirrors are good choice,
adjustable pedals for the wife are a
big hit as well! Appearance is
sharpened dramitically without the body
hardware! With the Z66 package, the
truck sits up nicely (17" rims/tires).
Engine provides ample power.
Full-function buckets, O/S mirrors,
adjustable pedals, without body
hardware, 5.3L V8 engine, FITS IN MY
Rear vision (very hard to see when
backing up), nerf bars standard (ground
clearance is high), fuel economy (could
be better, but still better than most
trucks), front fascia (needs better
I finally bought the truck after
following the model since I saw it on a
poster in the dealership in 2000. I
love the truck and I am not
disappointed in any feature of this
truck. It handles great, look even
better and is extremely versatile. I
recommend this truck to anyone.
changeable midgate, power folding
mirrors, turn signals on side mirrors.
Better gas milage, permanent box or
slot to store rear panels.