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  • (4.5) 21 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $5,097–$15,389
  • 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 21 reviews

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Best overall truck for my needs

by Paul from Goodyear, AZ on December 10, 2017

Get for all my truck needs. From towing the boat and having secure area for all the lake toys. To the ultimate vehicle for the drive-in movies. And with the add on tent that extends the bed to an awes... 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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