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  • (4.2) 9 reviews
  • Inventory Prices: $5,794–$16,322
  • Body Style: Truck
  • Combined MPG: N/A
  • Engine: 325-hp, 8.1-liter V-8 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: 4x4
  • Towing Capacity: 10,200 lbs.
2006 Chevrolet Avalanche

Our Take on the Latest Model 2006 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
  • 8.1-liter V-8 in 2500 series
  • Available Autotrac 4WD

Consumer Reviews


Average based on 9 reviews

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Absolutely loved it and hated to sell it

by BaseballCoach from Canton, Ohio on September 28, 2017

It was everything I wanted. I wanted a full size loaded truck and this was it! It wasn't a work truck or loading/hauling truck in anyway for me. I needed for baseball and travel. It worked out perfect... Read Full Review

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2 Trims Available

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2006 Chevrolet Avalanche Safety Ratings

Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

Estimated Service & Repair cost: $4,400 per year.

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