• (4.9) 8 reviews
  • MSRP: $11$7,999
  • Body Style: Extended Passenger Van
  • Combined MPG: 22
  • Engine: 185-hp, 3.4-liter V-6 (regular gas)
  • Drivetrain: Front-wheel Drive
2005 Chevrolet Venture

Our Take on the 2005 Chevrolet Venture

Our Take

Closely related to the Pontiac Montana, the Venture is Chevrolet's front-wheel-drive minivan. It's available in Plus, LS and LT trim levels. New for 2005, the LS Sport Touring Package includes an FE4 touring suspension, automatic level control, an onboard inflator kit and 16-inch chrome... Read Full Report

What We Don't Like

  • Stability in curves
  • Backseat comfort
  • Resale value

Notable Features

  • Extended-length minivan
  • Available DVD entertainment
  • Optional XM Satellite Radio and MP3 radio
  • New Sport Touring Package for LS
  • Seven- or eight-passenger seating


Consumer Reviews


Average based on 8 reviews

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by Jenni from CT on November 15, 2010

I bought this van used with about 125,000mi on it. I was very nervous about the mileage, but 2 years later and I am very happy I deciding to buy it! I have NEVER had a major problem with this van. I h... Read Full Review

3 Trim Levels Available

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Crash-Test Reports


There are currently 3 recalls for this car.

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Service & Repair

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

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