Best Bet
  • (4.6) 20 reviews
  • MSRP: $4,964–$15,356
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: N/A
  • Engine: 320-hp, 8.1-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Towing Capacity: 10,100 lbs.
2005 Chevrolet Avalanche

Our Take on the Latest Model 2005 Chevrolet Avalanche

What We Don't Like

  • Massive dimensions
  • Fuel economy
  • Trucklike experience
  • Modestly sized cargo bed with all seats up

Notable Features

  • Dual-purpose design
  • Passenger- and cargo-hauling abilities
  • Removable rear window
  • Available Autotrac 4WD

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 20 reviews

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Great dual purpose vehicle

by Defcon from Seattle, Wa on November 12, 2017

This vehicle is one of the best vehicles I have ever owned. On the fly 4x4, or fully auto. Lots of interior space. The ability to turn the entire truck into a camping rig.. or an enclosed utility rig... Read Full Review

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2 Trims Available

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2005 Chevrolet Avalanche Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 6 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,800 per year.

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